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Community responds to firefighter's cancer diagnosis

Community responds to firefighter's cancer diagnosis

September 16th, 2014 10:56 pm by Max Hrenda

After a Jonesborough firefighter was diagnosed with a terminal disease, his colleagues in the police, fire and emergency services departments took up the cause to help raise money for his medical treatment.

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'Hybrid' candidate Ball hopes to unseat Alexander

'Hybrid' candidate Ball hopes to unseat Alexander

September 16th, 2014 10:52 pm by Max Hrenda

Though he returned to Johnson City to greet local Democrats and hear their concerns, U.S. Senate hopeful Gordon Ball had already spent a portion of his day answering questions.

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3 vie for county medical examiner position

3 vie for county medical examiner position

September 16th, 2014 10:46 pm by Gary B. Gray

Three medical professionals on Tuesday recommended to Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge their preferred choice for the county's new medical examiner.

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The law won: Unicoi committee finalizes sheriff's budget

The law won: Unicoi committee finalizes sheriff's budget

September 16th, 2014 10:44 pm by Brad Hicks

Although the measure does not meet all of the requests laid out by Sheriff Mike Hensley, the Unicoi County Commission's Budget Committee has agreed upon a 2014-15 fiscal year bottom line total for the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department.

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YOLO: ETSU, AT&T partner to curb texting while driving

YOLO: ETSU, AT&T partner to curb texting while driving

September 16th, 2014 10:39 pm by Becky Campbell

When it comes down to it, is a text message important enough to risk death?

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EPD: 2 pick up drug, drunken driving charges after alleged accident

EPD: 2 pick up drug, drunken driving charges after alleged accident

September 16th, 2014 10:32 pm by John Thompson

Two men were arrested Monday afternoon following an alleged hit and run accident at 141 Hudson Drive.

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ETSU investigating report of alleged rape on campus

ETSU investigating report of alleged rape on campus

September 16th, 2014 10:21 pm by Staff Report

East Tennessee State University's Department of Public Safety is investigating a report from a student affairs staff member that alleges a female student was raped in early September.

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Liquor-by-the-drink lawsuits still fermenting

Liquor-by-the-drink lawsuits still fermenting

September 16th, 2014 7:27 pm by Nathan Baker

While Jonesborough publicly negotiates a settlement with the Washington County School District over collected taxes on liquor-by-the-drink sales, it appears Johnson City is posturing for a longer scuffle in Chancery Court.

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CASA for Kids wins $1,500 fans' choice donation

CASA for Kids wins $1,500 fans' choice donation

September 16th, 2014 6:45 pm by Staff Report

Bellafina Chocolate lovers make a difference

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$3,500 grant to help spay and neuter efforts

$3,500 grant to help spay and neuter efforts

September 16th, 2014 5:55 pm by Staff Report

The funding will not only assist with spay and neuter surgeries, it will enable the humane society to take move more high-risk animals out of the local shelter.

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