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Burglar takes 2 turkeys, ham from downtown Johnson City church

Burglar takes 2 turkeys, ham from downtown Johnson City church

August 13th, 2013 12:13 pm by Staff Report

Police found a broken window and an unlocked door on the side of the church.

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Carter Co. residents sound off on drainage woes

Carter Co. residents sound off on drainage woes

August 13th, 2013 11:49 am by John Thompson

Residents from Brown’s Branch, Braemer, Biltmore and other areas have attended recent committee meetings to discuss drainage problems they want the county to correct.

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After the Deluge: Boone Street Detention Basin nearing completion

After the Deluge: Boone Street Detention Basin nearing completion

August 13th, 2013 11:05 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City’s Public Works Department employees Monday utilized a heavy-duty pump to pull water collected from Saturday’s heavy rains and route it into the city’s stormwater system.

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Former Jonesborough officer gets 18 months for steroid trafficking

Former Jonesborough officer gets 18 months for steroid trafficking

August 13th, 2013 9:53 am by Matthew Lane — Kingsport Times-News

GREENEVILLE — A former Jonesborough police officer who sold more than $80,000 worth of illegal steroids over a three-year period has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for steroid trafficking.

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Erwin property tax hike closer to reality

Erwin property tax hike closer to reality

August 13th, 2013 9:25 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — The town of Erwin’s property tax rate has held steady for more than a decade, but according to Erwin Town Recorder Randy Trivette, the costs associated with operating the town have continued to rise.

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Providence Academy administrators credit curriculum, faith for staying power

Providence Academy administrators credit curriculum, faith for staying power

August 13th, 2013 9:17 am by Nathan Baker

A record 487 students attended the first day of classes Monday at Providence Academy’s campus on the west side of Johnson City, marking the 20th school year for the private Christian school.

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Reactions have been strong to a Tennessee judge changing a baby's name from Messiah. What do you think?

Reactions have been strong to a Tennessee judge changing a baby's name from Messiah. What do you think?

August 13th, 2013 7:38 am by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The hubbub started when the boy's mother sought an order to establish paternity.

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Ex-state Rep. Cochran to challenge District Attorney General Clark

Ex-state Rep. Cochran to challenge District Attorney General Clark

August 13th, 2013 7:00 am by Becky Campbell

“I’ve had a lot of encouragement,” Jerome Cochran said. “I’m in the early stages of getting a campaign together.”

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Bulls Gap Man charged with stealing car from Johnson City auto repair shop

Bulls Gap Man charged with stealing car from Johnson City auto repair shop

August 12th, 2013 6:07 pm by Becky Campbell

A vehicle being checked for an oil leak at a local repair shop was stolen as mechanics worked on it in June and an arrest was made over the weekend, according to an arrest warrant filed in Washington County Sessions court.

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Johnson City man faces 20th driving on suspended license charge

Johnson City man faces 20th driving on suspended license charge

August 12th, 2013 5:51 pm by Staff Report

Robert D. Bowlin was arrested after deputies spotted a car being driven in the emergency lane of Boones Creek Road.

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