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PBA enters negotiations for Lot 8 sale

PBA enters negotiations for Lot 8 sale

August 27th, 2014 9:01 pm by Nathan Baker

The Knoxville developer who brought a Wal-Mart Supercenter to Johnson City's Market Street has plans for another, smaller retail location on Millennium Park's always negotiated but never contracted Lot 8.

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'I should be dead' - Boy seriously injured by falling bricks in California quake

'I should be dead' - Boy seriously injured by falling bricks in California quake

August 27th, 2014 8:56 pm by Associated Press

Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him.

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Fatal shooting by 9-year-old girl with Uzi stirs debate over guns

Fatal shooting by 9-year-old girl with Uzi stirs debate over guns

August 27th, 2014 8:47 pm by JACQUES BILLEAUD and GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press

Gerry Hills, founder of Arizonans for Gun Safety, a group seeking to reduce gun violence, said that it was reckless to let the girl handle such a powerful weapon and that tighter regulations regarding children and guns are needed.

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Report says more guards might have prevented Tennessee teen inmate suicides

Report says more guards might have prevented Tennessee teen inmate suicides

August 27th, 2014 4:02 pm by Associated Press

16-year-old Brandon Greene of Mountain City hanged himself July 13

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Hampton basketball coach receives pretrial diversion in pills theft case

Hampton basketball coach receives pretrial diversion in pills theft case

August 27th, 2014 3:47 pm by John Thompson

Leon Tolley was removed as head girls' basketball coach and placed on suspension during the investigation.

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What is art?

What is art?

August 27th, 2014 3:15 pm by Staff Report

What are your thoughts on the murals vs. signs debate brewing in downtown Johnson City?

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Police: Johnson City man used identities of ex-wife, girlfriend to get thousands of Oxycodone tablets

Police: Johnson City man used identities of ex-wife, girlfriend to get thousands of Oxycodone tablets

August 27th, 2014 1:52 pm by Staff Report

Jeremiah P. Lovelady was charged with 48 counts of identity theft and another 48 counts of drug fraud.

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Erwin budget includes no property tax hike

Erwin budget includes no property tax hike

August 27th, 2014 12:17 pm by Brad Hicks

Tuesday's approval of the budget sets the town's property tax rate at $1.0796 per $100 on real estate and personal property, the same rate as the 2013-14 fiscal year.

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Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Office budget still in contention

Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Office budget still in contention

August 27th, 2014 11:54 am by Brad Hicks

"It looks like there's not going to be any consideration from the majority of the County Commission to get anything passed" - Budget Committee Chairman Mickey Hatcher.

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Ready to vote: 75 Tennessee communities to consider wine in grocery stores

Ready to vote: 75 Tennessee communities to consider wine in grocery stores

August 27th, 2014 9:46 am by Associated Press

Here's a list of the 75 Tennessee communities that have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot:

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