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Feds: Grandmother hid pill mill ring behind suburban facade

Feds: Grandmother hid pill mill ring behind suburban facade

May 9th, 2015 1:09 pm by SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press

To neighbors, Sylvia Hofstetter was a wealthy businesswoman and grandmother who threw extravagant pool parties and went all out to decorate her upscale suburban home on Christmas and Halloween.

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Washington County district considers advertising on school buses

Washington County district considers advertising on school buses

May 9th, 2015 1:06 pm by Nathan Baker

As the wheels on the bus go round and round, dollars may roll into the Washington County School District's general fund if the system's Board of Education approves a proposal heard Thursday night to put advertising on its buses.

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Titans Caravan stop in Johnson City

May 9th, 2015 12:02 pm by Joe Avento

The Titans stopped at Academy Sports and Outdoor on Saturday morning.

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City proposes 37 cent property tax increase

City proposes 37 cent property tax increase

May 8th, 2015 10:12 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

After fielding a flurry of inquiries on a late-hour budget discussion conducted during Thursday night's Johnson City Commission meeting, City Manager Pete Peterson and Mayor Ralph Van Brocklin called reporters together Friday afternoon for a briefing on t

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'Return of the STEM': Elementary school invites community to get involved with students for annual STEM Day

'Return of the STEM': Elementary school invites community to get involved with students for annual STEM Day

May 8th, 2015 10:10 pm by Jessica Fuller

With the school year coming to a close, students at Towne Acres Elementary took a day to get some hands-on experience with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics fields during their annual STEM day.

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UPDATED with photos: Witness of 'Facebook murders' testifies in fifth day of trial

UPDATED with photos: Witness of 'Facebook murders' testifies in fifth day of trial

May 8th, 2015 10:06 pm by Becky Campbell

Jamie Curd told the court Friday he never could have imagined he'd find himself inside his cousin's Mountain City house, acting as lookout with a gun in his hand three years ago, while another man gunned down that cousin and his girlfriend.

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Local students complete ETSU education, ready to tackle the world

Local students complete ETSU education, ready to tackle the world

May 8th, 2015 9:43 pm by Tony Casey

Robby Vance, Breanna Lyda and Joseph "J.T." McNeil are ready to take on the world.

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ETSU's strong ROTC program commissions 15 second lieutenants

ETSU's strong ROTC program commissions 15 second lieutenants

May 8th, 2015 9:34 pm by Tony Casey

Proof that East Tennessee State University's Reserve Officers' Training Corps is strong can be found in the number of commissionees produced each year, and, frankly, 2015 was a good year.

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Hawkins school nutrition director suspended over 4-6 year old pork

Hawkins school nutrition director suspended over 4-6 year old pork

May 8th, 2015 9:19 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

News of the 4-6 year old pork served recently to Hawkins County students spread quickly across the country last week, and at one point Hawkins County was the number one "trending" subject on Facebook.

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Haslam signs new licensing rules for abortion clinics

Haslam signs new licensing rules for abortion clinics

May 8th, 2015 9:13 pm by Associated Press

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam has signed a bill into law placing licensing restrictions on abortion clinics.

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