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U.S. Nitrogen plans to take from, return millions of gallons to Nolichucky

U.S. Nitrogen plans to take from, return millions of gallons to Nolichucky

February 8th, 2014 9:27 pm by Brad Hicks

U.S. Nitrogen has submitted applications to the state to seek permission to withdraw water from the Nolichucky River, but some in the community are concerned about the facility’s possible impact on the western Greene County area.

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Johnson City woman accused of assaulting mother

Johnson City woman accused of assaulting mother

February 8th, 2014 8:08 pm by Staff Reports

A city woman was arrested Saturday after she allegedly assaulted her mother and threatened to kill her.

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Johnson City police charge North Carolina woman with $93,400 Dempsey's jewelry heist

Johnson City police charge North Carolina woman with $93,400 Dempsey's jewelry heist

February 8th, 2014 8:04 am by Staff Report

On Jan. 29, a woman asked to see three diamond engagement rings — each three to four carats — and as she tried them on, she grabbed the rings and ran out the store.

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Autism license plate nearing goal

Autism license plate nearing goal

February 7th, 2014 9:24 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Autism Society of America’s three Tennessee chapters are zeroing in on their goal to put a new autism awareness specialty license plate on the road to advance autism awareness and help families of children on the autism spectrum statewide.

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Love of horses helps woman climb in sport’s rankings

Love of horses helps woman climb in sport’s rankings

February 7th, 2014 9:18 pm by Tony Casey

It might surprise you to know there’s a world champion honing her skills out on Flyin’ W Ranch in Watauga.

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Johnson City school sends wrong emergency cards home with students

Johnson City school sends wrong emergency cards home with students

February 7th, 2014 9:13 pm by Nathan Baker

The Johnson City school district apologized to families for the accidental release of students’ personal information and offered identity monitoring services to those who were affected.

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Family seeking autopsy omission after WCDC death

Family seeking autopsy omission after WCDC death

February 7th, 2014 9:06 pm by Becky Campbell

The parents of a city man who died at the Washington County Detention Center after an apparent violent interaction with officers say their son’s autopsy should be stricken from proceedings of a federal civil case they’ve filed against the department.

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Trial set in case of girl forced to drink soda

Trial set in case of girl forced to drink soda

February 7th, 2014 4:22 pm by AP

The couple accused of killing the man's 5-year-old daughter by forcing her to drink large quantities of grape soda and water will face trial in October.

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Elderly Blountville woman raped, robbed

Elderly Blountville woman raped, robbed

February 7th, 2014 9:44 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Gun-wielding man allegedly raped and robbed elderly woman Thursday night inside her home.

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Grant may aid theater purchase

Grant may aid theater purchase

February 7th, 2014 8:33 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Jonesborough has received an informal notice that it has received a $270,000 grant for its purchase of the old Jackson Theater building in downtown.

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