Johnson City Press Friday, December 19, 2014
Entertainment Regional & National
Black Captain America leading comic book diversity

Black Captain America leading comic book diversity

December 16th, 2014 11:02 am by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press

Society has changed, so superheroes - at heart a reflection of life in the United States - have to as well.

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Update: Family says missing woman with Johnson City ties found safe

Update: Family says missing woman with Johnson City ties found safe

December 16th, 2014 10:35 am by Staff Report

Erin Mabe, 42, left her parents' home in Berryville, Va., of her own accord and had not been heard from in days.

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Opinion
Johnson City residents deserve a fair return of Washington County tax dollars

Johnson City residents deserve a fair return of Washington County tax dollars

December 16th, 2014 10:28 am by Johnson City Press

Nine other fire departments, including one in Sullivan County and one in Carter County, are each receiving $120,000 from the county in this fiscal year. But not the Johnson City Fire Department, which services half of Washington County.

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News Crime Regional & National
Gunman robs liquor store in SW Virginia

Gunman robs liquor store in SW Virginia

December 16th, 2014 10:23 am by NET News Service

The robber was last seen headed toward Kingsport.

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News Regional & National
Could a third Bush be president?

Could a third Bush be president?

December 16th, 2014 10:11 am by GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday took his most definitive step yet toward running for president, announcing plans to "actively explore" a campaign and form a new political operation allowing him to raise money for like-minded Republicans.

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Crime Regional & National
NE Tennessee mom accused of abandoning kids who were hurt in wreck

NE Tennessee mom accused of abandoning kids who were hurt in wreck

December 16th, 2014 10:07 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Ashley Brooke Mabe is accused of leaving the scene of a single-car wreck Dec. 5.

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Crime Regional & National
Knoxville police charge man in stabbing death

Knoxville police charge man in stabbing death

December 16th, 2014 10:03 am by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Lawrence Dewayne Coats has been charged with second-degree murder.

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Sister says family wants late brother's seat filled on Unicoi Co. school board

Sister says family wants late brother's seat filled on Unicoi Co. school board

December 16th, 2014 9:51 am by Brad Hicks

The Board of Education is set to consider the renewal of Director of Schools Denise Brown's contract on Jan. 8.

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News Regional & National
Fight over marijuana more risky in states than DC

Fight over marijuana more risky in states than DC

December 16th, 2014 9:24 am by KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press

It's easy for Congress to meddle with the District of Columbia's decision to legalize recreational use of marijuana, but taking on the states is a different matter.

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News Regional & National
Search intensifies for gunman who killed 6

Search intensifies for gunman who killed 6

December 16th, 2014 8:50 am by MARYCLAIRE DALE and SEAN CARLIN, Associated Press

The manhunt for a Marine veteran suspected of killing his ex-wife and five of her relatives amid a child custody dispute has spread to two suburban Philadelphia counties.

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