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Plan could bring changes to Washington County schools

Plan could bring changes to Washington County schools

July 25th, 2013 9:59 pm by Nathan Baker

In the next 10 years, Washington County schools could see major changes if Board of Education members approve a plan proposed Thursday evening by hired consultants.

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WCEDC trading in Summit for annual meeting

WCEDC trading in Summit for annual meeting

July 25th, 2013 8:38 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

In lieu of an Economic Summit normally held in the fall, the Washington County Economic Development Council announced Thursday that it plans to hold its first annual meeting in June and use the meeting to release the final version of a strategic economic

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Infant avoids serious injury as car hits bedroom

Infant avoids serious injury as car hits bedroom

July 25th, 2013 7:52 pm by Kayla Carter

An 8-month-old child’s life was narrowly spared when a vehicle crashed into a family’s bedroom at 510 Hamilton St. around 1:45 a.m. Thursday.

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Gray woman charged with helping son elude Carter Co.  deputies in chase

Gray woman charged with helping son elude Carter Co. deputies in chase

July 25th, 2013 2:30 pm by John Thompson

Bobbie Jo Axelrod was charged with accessory after the fact.

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Update: Seats on sale for new arts center at ETSU

Update: Seats on sale for new arts center at ETSU

July 25th, 2013 12:20 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Seats part of East Tennessee State University's "Now Seating" campaign are now on sale, according to an ETSU news release.

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Popeyes to open July 30

Popeyes to open July 30

July 25th, 2013 11:25 am by Staff Report

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a fast food restaurant that specializes in fried chicken, jambalaya and red beans and rice, will open its first location in the Tri-Cities July 30.

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UPDATE: TDOT finds no significant damage to I-26 bridge hit by excavator

UPDATE: TDOT finds no significant damage to I-26 bridge hit by excavator

July 25th, 2013 11:20 am by Nathan Baker

A flatbed tractor trailer carrying machinery reportedly hit the bridge at Boones Creek Road and Interstate 26 around 11:36 a.m.

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Unicoi sheriff says pay plan would benefit county

Unicoi sheriff says pay plan would benefit county

July 24th, 2013 9:43 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said something he heard recently best sums up his department’s move to introduce a step raise system for its officers.

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Dog shot in the face may be ready for adoption in three weeks

Dog shot in the face may be ready for adoption in three weeks

July 24th, 2013 9:39 pm by Jeff Bobo — NET News Service

ROGERSVILLE — In an odd sort of way, getting shot in the face may be the luckiest thing that ever happened to Riley.

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Storytelling director brings world view

Storytelling director brings world view

July 24th, 2013 9:37 pm by Nathan Baker

The incoming executive director at the International Storytelling Center in Jonesborough hopes to open a new chapter in the organization’s development and propel its central festival to the world stage.

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