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Johnson City man accused of multiple scams pleads guilty

Johnson City man accused of multiple scams pleads guilty

July 15th, 2014 10:50 pm by Wes Bunch

Frank Edward Small, 52, of Johnson City, was indicted by a Scott County grand jury June 23 on a single count of violating Virginia business regulations for the third time in 36 months.

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Johnson City treatment clinic wants to dispense methadone

Johnson City treatment clinic wants to dispense methadone

July 15th, 2014 10:39 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

As it currently sits, the Watauga Recovery Center, at 3114 Browns Mill Road, is not zoned to allow a proposed methadone clinic, according to Johnson City Development Coordinator Steve Neilson.

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Gay Republican candidate faces criticism from opposing camps

Gay Republican candidate faces criticism from opposing camps

July 15th, 2014 10:00 pm by KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press

He's too open about his sexual orientation for some social conservatives, but too far to the right and too quiet on social issues to win over the gay rights groups.

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Sports
Virginia Tech, WVU to meet at FedEx Field in 2017

Virginia Tech, WVU to meet at FedEx Field in 2017

July 15th, 2014 9:00 pm by Associated Press

Virginia Tech and West Virginia will renew their football rivalry at FedEx Field in 2017. The longtime rivals last met on the gridiron in 2005.

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Police: Tenn. sex offender rode in ice cream truck

Police: Tenn. sex offender rode in ice cream truck

July 15th, 2014 9:00 pm by Associated Press

Larry Lawrence Frierson was convicted of two counts of attempted aggravated sexual battery of a 4-year-old boy, then allegedly spotted in a green and blue van selling ice cream.

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Church lawyer details cover-up claims on sex abuse

Church lawyer details cover-up claims on sex abuse

July 15th, 2014 8:57 pm by Associated Press

Jennifer Haselberger also charged that the church used a chaotic system of record-keeping that helped conceal the backgrounds of guilty priests who remained on assignment.

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VDH offers mosquito prevention tips

VDH offers mosquito prevention tips

July 15th, 2014 8:00 pm by Stephen Igo

As summer peaks, so does the mosquito breeding and biting season. The most common mosquito-borne illnesses in the region are the West Nile virus (WNV), Chikungunya virus, and La Crosse encephalitis virus (LACV).

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Ned Jilton

HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Skirmish at Brooks Farm July 26-27

July 15th, 2014 7:01 pm by Ned Jilton

Battalion drill helps set stage for skirmish. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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LB Johnson back at UT, intent on winning

LB Johnson back at UT, intent on winning

July 15th, 2014 6:33 pm by DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer

A.J. Johnson acknowledged his decision to remain at Tennessee instead of heading to the NFL was one of the toughest he's ever had to make. But he stayed, and now the senior hopes to lead the Vols to thier first winning record since 2009.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Nature is All Around Us

July 15th, 2014 6:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of nature photos submitted by Michael L. Ray, who reminds us that "nature is all around us if we just take the time to look, admire and appreciate it."

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