Washington County Newswire (Page 4)

Washington County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washington County, TN. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 697 in Washington County, TN

  1. Victim identified in Sullivan County drowning accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | WCYB

    ... first responder. "He's always been a public servant and involved in helping people his whole life," Washington County/Johnson City EMS Chief/Executive Director Dan Wheeley said. The diving incident occurred around the dam area on South Holston. "A ...

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  2. Fatal fire in Washington County TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | WCYB

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  3. Mullican Flooring looking to gain incentive from county and city to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | WCYB

    The expansion means Mullican would stay and grow locally, but there was a catch, requiring an investment of tax dollars. Washington County, Tennessee is considering offering a $600,000 incentive to Mullican.

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  4. Mullican Flooring may gain incentive from county and city to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | WCYB

    The expansion means Mullican would stay and grow locally, but there was a catch, requiring an investment of tax revenue. Mullican flooring is working on getting a taxpayer funded incentive from Washington County, Tennessee and potentially more from Johnson City.

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  5. Controversial proposed rock quarry in Washington County reaches decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | WCYB

    The board of supervisors met to discuss the zoning issue of the proposed rock quarry off Boardwine road. The meeting room tonight was filled with people waiting to hear the fate of this 120 acres of land.

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  6. Local law enforcement reacts to Dallas police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | WCYB

    "And when everybody ran they ran to it just like we do and they gave their lives unknowingly to protect those protesters," Washington County Tennessee Sheriff Ed Graybeal said. The Chic-fil-A on West Market St. in Johnson City immediately reached out and invited officers invited to a free meal.

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  7. Washington Co. Tenn. receives $473,000 to help economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | WCYB

    Washington County, Tenn. is receiving a state grant to help economic growth. The $473,000 grant will go toward building the foundations and roads for two more sites at the county's industrial park.

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  8. Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence For Man Guilty In 2002 East Tennessee MurdersRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... for Howard Hawk Willis for killing two East Tennessee teenagers and dismembering one of them. In 2010, a Washington County jury convicted Willis of two counts of premeditated murder and one count of felony murder in the perpetration of a kidnapping, ...

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  9. Washington County, TN warns of scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | WCYB

    Scammers pose as the sheriff's department saying you have missed jury duty and a warrant is out for your arrest. Captain Shawn Judy- Washington Co.

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  10. 11 Apply For 30th Judicial District Circuit Court OpeningRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... for Howard Hawk Willis for killing two East Tennessee teenagers and dismembering one of them. In 2010, a Washington County jury convicted Mr. Willis of two counts of premeditated murder and one count of felony murder in the perpetration of a ...

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  11. Meadowview, Va. man charged with 50 counts of child porn possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | WCYB

    Darius Lee Foran, Sr., 49, was arrested by the Hillsville Police Department on June 1 on two counts of use of communication system to facilitate certain offenses involving children. Foran had traveled from Washington County, Va.

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  12. HRBIZ Has 6 Advanced Certified QBO ProadvisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... for Howard Hawk Willis for killing two East Tennessee teenagers and dismembering one of them. In 2010, a Washington County jury convicted Mr. Willis of two counts of premeditated murder and one count of felony murder in the perpetration of a ...

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  13. Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence For Man Guilty In East Tennessee MurdersRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... for Howard Hawk Willis for killing two East Tennessee teenagers and dismembering one of them. In 2010, a Washington County jury convicted Mr. Willis of two counts of premeditated murder and one count of felony murder in the perpetration of a ...

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  14. State Supreme Court rejects Johnson City killer's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | WCYB

    Tennessee's Supreme Court upholds the conviction and death sentence of Howard Hawk Willis in a notorious killing in Washington County, Tennessee. Shot and killed were 17-year-old Adam Chrismer, and his 16-year-old wife, Samantha, both of Georgia.

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  15. Many taxpayers upset with Washington County, Tennessee tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | WCYB

    ... to Jonesborough Elementary and Middle Schools. "I don't understand fully the pros and cons of the taxes," Washington County property owner Sue Ward said. "I understand we do need schools but it's kind of a big chunk people like me to have to pay ...

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  16. Washington County Sheriff's Office searching for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | WCYB

    Over the past few weeks, the Washington County Sheriff's Office has been investigating a series of auto burglaries which have occurred in the Jonesborough area of the county. Investigators located an image from a home surveillance system showing an unknown male.

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  17. Piney Flats apartment building catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | WCYB

    The Washington County, Tennessee Sheriff's Department says they got the about a fire at 365 North Pickens Bridge Road.

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  18. Alan Crawford charged with fleeing, several misdemeanorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | NWAonline

    Washington County prosecutors filed formal charges Wednesday against an Oklahoma man whose wife was charged by federal authorities with making online threats. Alan Lewis Crawford, 28, is charged in Washington County Circuit Court with felony fleeing and misdemeanor charges of endangering the welfare of a minor and two counts of possession of a controlled substance.

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  19. Setting off personal fireworks banned in Tri-Cities; regulations vary from county to countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | WCYB

    ... place to place. So while in Johnson City, personally setting off fireworks is prohibited, in neighboring Washington County, Tennessee, residents can enjoy them from their own front yard. In the county, like some others, sales are restricted ...

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  20. Washington Co. commission approves 40-cent tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | WCYB

    Next year people in Washington County, Tennessee will see an 40-cent increase on their property taxes. That decision was made by the county commission meeting Monday night.

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