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Study says Church Hill's Silver Lake and Main intersection should stay two-way

Study says Church Hill's Silver Lake and Main intersection should stay two-way

September 18th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The study recommended against making it a four way stop because westbound traffic on Main Boulevard coming from Mount Carmel would "stack up" on that hill, creating a higher risk for a rear-end collisions.

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UPDATE: Body recovered from Watauga Lake identified as JC eatery owner

UPDATE: Body recovered from Watauga Lake identified as JC eatery owner

September 18th, 2014 9:20 pm by NET News Service

Authorities identified a body found in Watauga Lake Thursday as that of 46-year-old John Wrestler, the owner of Johnson City's Scratch Brick Oven. Wrestler's sailboat drifted ashore unaccompanied Wednesday, and authorities found his body earlier Thursday.

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Couple in Craigslist slaying sentenced to life

Couple in Craigslist slaying sentenced to life

September 18th, 2014 9:00 pm by PETER JACKSON, Associated Press

A newlywed couple whose Craigslist ad lured a stranger to his death were sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole by a judge who said their "permanent removal" from society is appropriate.

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Eastman completes expansion at facility in Texas

Eastman completes expansion at facility in Texas

September 18th, 2014 8:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Eastman Chemical Co. said Thursday it has completed a previously announced capacity expansion of its Eastman 168 non-phthalate plasticizers at its manufacturing facility in Texas City, Tex.

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Let Freedom Ring aero-salute wraps Saturday

Let Freedom Ring aero-salute wraps Saturday

September 18th, 2014 7:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The traveling exhibit features an enormous wide screen, curved screen to display the inspirational film, RISE ABOVE, detailing the exploits of the Tuskegee Airmen, not to mention one heck of a feel of what it's like to fly in a P-51 Mustang

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Woman who allegedly burned her own house down charged with arson, felony vandalism

Woman who allegedly burned her own house down charged with arson, felony vandalism

September 18th, 2014 6:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County woman who was allegedly too intoxicated last week to remember intentionally setting her own house on fire was charged Wednesday with arson and vandalism over $1,000.

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Dog found in Oregon heading back to Pennsylvania

Dog found in Oregon heading back to Pennsylvania

September 18th, 2014 6:00 pm by STEVEN DUBOIS, Associated Press

A Jack Russell terrier that somehow ended up in Oregon more than four months after she went missing from her home near Philadelphia is going to be flown back to the Keystone State.

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Take back events slated in Wise, Lee and Scott

Take back events slated in Wise, Lee and Scott

September 18th, 2014 5:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Residents of Wise, Lee and Scott counties and the City of Norton will be able to safely dispose of unwanted, unused or expired prescription and non-prescription medications at several local National Drug Take-Back events on Sept. 27.

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Skinny dipper arrested at South Holston Lake

Skinny dipper arrested at South Holston Lake

September 18th, 2014 3:51 pm by Rain Smith

At 3:30 p.m. the suspect was spotted "completely nude" at the Highway 421 boat ramp, drinking vodka and Natural Ice.

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Body found in Watauga Lake after unmanned sailboat discovered

Body found in Watauga Lake after unmanned sailboat discovered

September 18th, 2014 3:00 pm by NET News Service

Authorities have found a man's body in Watauga Lake less than a day after an unmanned sailboat was discovered on its shore.

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