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Unicoi Court Clerk proposes raises for employees

Unicoi Court Clerk proposes raises for employees

July 9th, 2014 10:01 am by Brad Hicks

Circuit Court Clerk Darren Shelton asked Unicoi County Commission to implement a step-raise system for his office's employees in the upcoming county budget.

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Tiny home, big show: Unicoi County family set for reality TV debut

Tiny home, big show: Unicoi County family set for reality TV debut

July 9th, 2014 9:34 am by Brad Hicks

The owners of Erwin's USA Raft will be featured on a reality television series this month highlighting their 331-square-foot cabin.

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Update: Power restored in Piney Flats

Update: Power restored in Piney Flats

July 9th, 2014 8:02 am by Staff Report

Power has been restored to the homes and businesses in Piney Flats affected by a vehicle crash that damaged utility lines Wednesday morning.

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Former student's father confronts Dykes, alleges criminal behavior

Former student's father confronts Dykes, alleges criminal behavior

July 8th, 2014 10:56 pm by Nathan Baker

The father of a former Jonesborough Middle School student publicly and explosively confronted Washington County Director of Schools Ron Dykes at a board of education meeting Tuesday evening, alleging a district coverup of reported cases of abuse by a spec

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New charged lodged against accused Myrtle Ave. shooter

New charged lodged against accused Myrtle Ave. shooter

July 8th, 2014 10:50 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City woman charged in connection with an Independence Day murder will also face a violation of her felony probation, according to court records.

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UCSD: Domestic disturbance yields 5 arrests on gun-, drug-related charges

UCSD: Domestic disturbance yields 5 arrests on gun-, drug-related charges

July 8th, 2014 10:43 pm by Max Hrenda

Members of the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department said a domestic violence call led to the arrests of five Erwin residents on drug-related charges.

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EPA says JC drinking water A-OK

EPA says JC drinking water A-OK

July 8th, 2014 10:32 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City's drinking water meets or surpasses strict regulations required by both the state of Tennessee and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

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Unicoi, deli owner clash over culvert, flood concerns

Unicoi, deli owner clash over culvert, flood concerns

July 8th, 2014 10:28 pm by Brad Hicks

The proprietor of a local eatery said flooding of the property caused by heavy rains has been a problem since the restaurant opened, but pleas for assistance from the town of Unicoi have fallen on deaf ears.

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Twins players on deck for Niswonger Children's Hospital patients

Twins players on deck for Niswonger Children's Hospital patients

July 8th, 2014 10:02 pm by John Thompson

Each summer, some of the Twins take time out from baseball to provide inspiration for some children who are struggling just to become healthy.

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Feds give Tennessee 10 days to address Affordable Care Act failures

Feds give Tennessee 10 days to address Affordable Care Act failures

July 8th, 2014 8:44 pm by Tom Wilemon, The Tennessean

The federal director of Medicaid programs has put Tennessee on notice that it has failed to provide services for people as required by the Affordable Care Act and is giving the state 10 days to submit a correction plan.

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