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Study of Johnson City Fire Department shows surprising stats

There are some startling numbers out of Johnson City.  The commissioned a study of essential services, and that study revealed some surprising information when it comes to the Johnson City Fire Department.

School systems look to improve building use

Some changes could be on the way for Kingsport and Sullivan County Schools. Two studies are underway to evaluate how to better use school facilities, using data on enrollment and demographics to propose new options.

Child life specialists care for kids at Niswonger Children's Hospital

Staying in a hospital puts a lot of stress and anxiety on patients because sometimes they don't know when they'll be able to leave.

Greeneville man gets keys to new Habitat home built

A Greeneville man who lost his house in a fire has a new place to call home thanks to Habitat for Humanity and local company.

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Police: Suspect tried to run victim off the road

A woman says she was in fear of her life because a strange SUV tried to force her off the road.

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StormTrack 5 Weather: Chance of light rain or snow through Saturday morning

We are tracking some light rain or light snow showers for part of Saturday.

  Click here for the latest StormTrack 5 Forecast

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Staples hack exposes 1.2 million credit cards

After a two-month wait, Staples on Friday evening announced hackers broke into its computers and stole data on 1.16 million shoppers' credit cards and debit cards.

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Mad about N. Korea? Hack back, group says

Jo Jin-hye, who escaped North Korea, wanted to watch "The Interview." The comedy lampoons North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whose dynasty she loathes.

ETSU releases first football schedule

The ETSU football program released its 2015 schedule Thursday evening. The Bucs will play ten games, opening with back-to-back Thursday night games in Johnson City.

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Domestic violence call ended in standoff, charges

A domestic violence call at a home in Washington County, Tennessee ended with a three-hour standoff.


Police: Shoplifting suspect asked to borrow plain clothes officer's phone

Kingsport Police say a theft suspect asked a plain clothes officer to borrow his phone after walking out of a grocery store with items worth over $600.


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