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Unicoi Co. grand jury indicts man accused of meth-related offenses, 6 others in first 2015 session

Unicoi Co. grand jury indicts man accused of meth-related offenses, 6 others in first 2015 session

January 5th, 2015 9:35 pm by Staff Report

A man charged who allegedly committed methamphetamine-related offenses in late 2013 was one of six people to be indicted by the Unicoi County grand jury in its first session of 2015.

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Johnson City's floodplain buyout plan on hold for rest of fiscal year

Johnson City's floodplain buyout plan on hold for rest of fiscal year

January 5th, 2015 9:31 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City has committed about $300,000 for its Floodplain Buyout Program, but the purchase of residential properties for flood mitigation purposes is now on hold at least until the end of June.

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Opening dates set for German discount grocery store

Opening dates set for German discount grocery store

January 5th, 2015 9:27 pm by Nathan Baker

A German company's expansion into Northeast Tennessee now has an official opening date.

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City, county schools to resume normal schedules, take precautions amid frightening flu numbers

City, county schools to resume normal schedules, take precautions amid frightening flu numbers

January 5th, 2015 9:20 pm by Tony Casey

Frightening influenza numbers across Tennessee in recent months have students carefully heading back to city and county schools as scheduled.

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Gas falls below $2 per gallon in Johnson City

January 5th, 2015 5:45 pm by Sam Watson

With oil prices continuing to plunge, so have local gas prices.

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Teen charged with reckless endangerment after rescue

Teen charged with reckless endangerment after rescue

January 5th, 2015 4:23 pm by Associated Press

"Both victims were very lucky they did not drown today" - Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold.

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Accused shooter ordered to stand trial in ambush on Pennsylvania state troopers

Accused shooter ordered to stand trial in ambush on Pennsylvania state troopers

January 5th, 2015 4:18 pm by Associated Press

A judge on Monday ordered a self-taught survivalist to stand trial on charges he fatally shot a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounded another during an ambush at their barracks.

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New bill would allow supermarket wine sales in July

New bill would allow supermarket wine sales in July

January 5th, 2015 3:49 pm by Dave Boucher, The Tennessean

A new bill would allow grocery stores in Tennessee to start selling wine a year sooner than currently expected.

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Chattanooga police detective on leave after 2nd arrest in four months

Chattanooga police detective on leave after 2nd arrest in four months

January 5th, 2015 12:46 pm by Kendi Anderson, Chattanooga Times Free Press

David Catchings, 34, was charged with domestic assault on New Year's Eve, after allegedly striking his mother-in-law in the face.

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Oil falls below $50 per barrel for first time in more than 5 years

Oil falls below $50 per barrel for first time in more than 5 years

January 5th, 2015 12:37 pm by Associated Press

The price of oil briefly dipped below $50 a barrel for the first time in more than five years Monday as evidence mounted that the world will be oversupplied with oil this year.

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