The town of Jonesborough may start charging for-profit companies to apply for special event permits in an attempt to recoup costs associated with providing law enforcement, parking, closing streets and cleanup.
ELIZABETHTON — It now appears certain there will not be an increase in the property tax rate this year in Carter County. Last year’s rate of $2.47 per $100 of assessed value will remain the same.
Residents of the town of Erwin are in for a 1.5 cent property tax increase.
Torrential rains last Monday and Friday flooded the streets of downtown Johnson City, providing a familiar and unwelcoming sight to downtown business owners and visitors to the Little Chicago Festival.
ELIZABETHTON — Deputies with the Carter County Sheriff’s Department arrested two men and two women on Saturday in connection with an armed burglary that took place on Melody Lane that day.
Ginger Jilton began a job in Washington County's register of deeds office in early September of 1978. A month later, Karen Guinn started work in the county's Circuit Court Clerk's office.
A centuries old white oak tree on the East Tennessee State University campus succumbed to strong wind and saturated soil during a thunderstorm on Friday night.
Gas prices in the southeastern U.S. moved in opposite directions during the past week. While pump prices moved lower in Georgia and Tennessee, they quickly climbed in Florida.
Comcast announced Monday it had connected more than 6 million low-income Americans to the internet through its Internet Essentials program, including 2,000 people in Johnson City.
If you fish in the Nolichucky River near Douglas Lake, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation has a message for you: Don’t eat the smallmouth bass or catfish.
A Johnson City man was arrested Thursday after police said he picked up a drug prescription without authorization.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. — Firefighters had to rescue a southwestern Illinois man from deep mud after he became stuck while trying to reach his pet parrot.
NASHVILLE — Democrat Phil Bredesen is proposing four debates before the November election for U.S. Senate against Republican Marsha Blackburn, whose campaign says she’s still finalizing her debate schedule but looks forward to debating Bredesen.
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LOS ANGELES — Immigration courts from Boston to Los Angeles have been experiencing fallout from a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision that has caused some deportation orders to be tossed and cases thrown out, bringing more chaos to a system that
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BALTIMORE — A Baltimore police officer recorded while repeatedly punching a man in a street confrontation has resigned, and investigators are looking at charging him with second-degree assault, Interim Police Commissioner Gary Tuggle said Monday.
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