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Alderman's death painful for town of Unicoi

November 27th, 2014 1:01 pm by Brad Hicks

Town of Unicoi Mayor Johnny Lynch said although it does not always appear so, members of town's Board of Mayor and Aldermen can disagree without being disagreeable and are a close-knit group.

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Update: Pedestrian killed by train in Unicoi Co. identified as Bristol man

Update: Pedestrian killed by train in Unicoi Co. identified as Bristol man

April 16th, 2015 1:45 pm by Staff Report

The fatal incident happened at the railroad crossing at Sutphin Road off Bill Garland Road just south of Johnson City about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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Unicoi County schools' search for director narrowed to two finalists

Unicoi County schools' search for director narrowed to two finalists

April 13th, 2015 10:33 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Unicoi County Board of Education on Monday narrowed the field of nine applicants for the county's director of schools position to two finalists and one alternate.

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Wrongful death lawsuits filed against Unicoi County, sheriff's department, corrections officers

Wrongful death lawsuits filed against Unicoi County, sheriff's department, corrections officers

April 13th, 2015 10:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A woman whose father died from a drug overdose soon after being placed in the Unicoi County Jail in April 2014 has filed two lawsuits against the county, the sheriff's department and seven corrections officers for alleged negligence and civil rights viola

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Woman pleads guilty to striking child, grandmother at school bus stop

Woman pleads guilty to striking child, grandmother at school bus stop

April 6th, 2015 10:37 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A woman charged with striking a 6-year-old child and his grandmother with her vehicle at Unicoi County school bus stop in March 2014 pleaded guilty to two counts of reckless aggravated assault Monday in Unicoi County Criminal Court.

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Unicoi County 4-H team honored for inspiring hikers to hit trails

Unicoi County 4-H team honored for inspiring hikers to hit trails

April 5th, 2015 9:44 pm by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County 4-H GPS Team has spent a number of hours traversing the trails of Unicoi County, assessing the vistas, features and accessibility of each to determine which trails would offer hikers the best experiences.

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MedicOne opens in new Unicoi County location

MedicOne opens in new Unicoi County location

March 31st, 2015 9:49 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County's new contract with MedicOne Medical Response takes effect today and, as stipulated in the contract, the county's ambulances services provider has found a new base of operations.

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Erwin police chief confirms body recovered on banks of Nolichucky River as "subject of interest" in Erwin murder

Erwin police chief confirms body recovered on banks of Nolichucky River as "subject of interest" in Erwin murder

March 29th, 2015 7:37 pm by Jessica Fuller

A body discovered on the banks of the Nolichucky River in Unicoi County on Sunday afternoon has been positively identified as a "person of interest" connected to the death of a 73-year-old woman who was found dead Saturday, Erwin Police Chief Regan Tilson

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Unicoi County Chamber of Commerce members discusses Insure Tennesee, DUI legislation over breakfast

Unicoi County Chamber of Commerce members discusses Insure Tennesee, DUI legislation over breakfast

March 27th, 2015 9:58 pm by Brad Hicks

The status of the Insure Tennessee program, proposed DUI-related legislation and a bill to make the financial aid process simpler for prospective students were among the topics discussed during Friday morning's Unicoi County Chamber of Commerce Legislativ

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9 candidates seek superintendent position for Unicoi County schools

9 candidates seek superintendent position for Unicoi County schools

March 27th, 2015 9:54 pm by Brad Hicks

The applications are in, and a total of nine candidates are vying to become the next superintendent of the Unicoi County Schools system.

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Update: 2 children found in house with meth lab discovered in Unicoi, sheriff says

Update: 2 children found in house with meth lab discovered in Unicoi, sheriff says

March 19th, 2015 9:44 pm by Staff Report

A Unicoi County couple was arrested earlier this week after officials with the county Sheriff's Department found a methamphetamine lab inside their residence, Sheriff Mike Hensley said in a release issued Thursday.

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