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Retired THP trooper to face off with Mathes for Carter Co. sheriff

Retired THP trooper to face off with Mathes for Carter Co. sheriff

September 4th, 2013 11:14 am by John Thompson

A retired Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper plans to challenge incumbent Chris Mathes for Carter County sheriff in the 2014 election, according to a Facebook page dedicated to his candidacy.

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Updated: Washington County Sheriff's captain stabbed twice in hand by registered sex offender

Updated: Washington County Sheriff's captain stabbed twice in hand by registered sex offender

September 4th, 2013 10:56 am by Staff Report

Capt. Larry Denny and two other deputies had gone to a Shannon View Road residence to assist the Tennessee Department of Corrections and the FBI in a search.

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More details emerge in attempted Johnson City store robbery

More details emerge in attempted Johnson City store robbery

September 4th, 2013 9:55 am by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police investigators found articles of clothing along a route between an attempted convenience store holdup and the location where two people were arrested that matched the suspects’ clothes, according to a court document.

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Mountain States severs blood ties with Wellmont

Mountain States severs blood ties with Wellmont

September 4th, 2013 9:05 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Mountain States Health Alliance announced Tuesday that it has left its blood supply collaboration with Wellmont Health System’s Marsh Regional Blood Center and will instead be using a Chattanooga-based supplier.

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Erwin recorder submits resignation to mayor

Erwin recorder submits resignation to mayor

September 4th, 2013 8:49 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — Randy Trivette said his decision to leave the post he has held for nearly a decade was not an easy one, but he is looking forward to his next endeavor.

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10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

September 4th, 2013 6:55 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Early morning fire destroys Johnson City house

Early morning fire destroys Johnson City house

September 4th, 2013 6:34 am by Staff Report

The fire at 2811 Oakcliff Court was reported about 1 a.m. Wednesday.

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Amanda Berry's captor found hanged in jail

Amanda Berry's captor found hanged in jail

September 4th, 2013 6:27 am by Associated Press

Initial findings indicate Ariel Castro committed suicide. Among his victims was Berry, who has family in Elizabethton.

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State Line Drive-In owner hopes he's a winner

State Line Drive-In owner hopes he's a winner

September 3rd, 2013 9:41 pm by John Thompson

Although the contest is designed so that no one knows how well they are doing, State Line Drive-In owner Andrew Wetzel is hopeful he may be one of the five drive-ins to be awarded an $80,000 digital projector in the Honda Project Drive-In online voting co

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Location, location, location locked down for Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter

Location, location, location locked down for Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter

September 3rd, 2013 9:08 pm by Tony Casey

Mayor Ralph Van Brocklin arrived at Tuesday night’s Animal Control Board meeting and got right down to business.

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