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UPDATE: Commissioners explain why they voted how they did in rezoning of mill property

UPDATE: Commissioners explain why they voted how they did in rezoning of mill property

February 21st, 2014 9:18 am by Gary B. Gray

The City Commission last night voted 3-2 on second reading to rezone property at the former Mennel Mill Co. site.

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Mayor's contest tops races in May 6 voting

Mayor's contest tops races in May 6 voting

February 21st, 2014 8:40 am by Gary B. Gray

The Washington County Republican County primary qualifying deadline passed Thursday, setting the field for party candidates.

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Black History Month speaker asks for support of small businesses

Black History Month speaker asks for support of small businesses

February 20th, 2014 9:36 pm by Tony Casey

Parallels can be drawn between the way big box stores put out small, local businesses in recent years and how white businessmen undercut their black counterparts in the post-Civil War South, the Black History Month program at the Carver Recreation Center'

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ETSU Athletic Director, Johnson City officials discuss hosting athletic events

ETSU Athletic Director, Johnson City officials discuss hosting athletic events

February 20th, 2014 9:25 pm by Nathan Baker

Local leaders hope discussions regarding the cooperative use of athletics facilities will give Johnson City a sporting chance of fostering new relationships between the institutions.

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City may get 200 high-paying professional jobs

City may get 200 high-paying professional jobs

February 20th, 2014 9:17 pm by Nathan Baker

A major corporate office project could soon bring more than 200 high-paying professional jobs to Johnson City in conjunction with the possible expansion of a manufacturer in a nearby county, Mitch Miller told the Washington County Economic Development Cou

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Updated w/photos: Two Sullivan County school buses crash on Bloomingdale Road

Updated w/photos: Two Sullivan County school buses crash on Bloomingdale Road

February 20th, 2014 5:20 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police and emergency personnel are in the process of transporting several children for treatment of injuries following a Thursday afternoon crash involving a pair of buses on Bloomingdale Road.

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Update: Wine in grocery stores bill passes House

Update: Wine in grocery stores bill passes House

February 20th, 2014 12:24 pm by Nathan Baker

After years of debate and false starts in the state capitol, it looks as if Tennessee's grocery stores will soon be allowed to sell wine.

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Judge schedules trial in May for man charged in two rapes

Judge schedules trial in May for man charged in two rapes

February 20th, 2014 9:42 am by Becky Campbell

Thomas Coburn is accused of raping two women in separate incidents that took place within hours of each other in September 2013.

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Proposed apartment complex, bird woes on agenda tonight

Proposed apartment complex, bird woes on agenda tonight

February 20th, 2014 8:48 am by Gary B. Gray

Members of the public will have the opportunity to speak about West Walnut Street apartment complex, remedies for roosting starlings at tonight's meeting.

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Greeneville man arrested on gun, drug charges

Greeneville man arrested on gun, drug charges

February 19th, 2014 9:28 pm by Staff Reports

Police said they arrested a Greeneville man Wednesday on multiple charges following an investigation.

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