Johnson City Press Monday, July 6, 2015
News Local News Regional & National
Lauderback takes 1st Judicial District Circuit Court judge role

Lauderback takes 1st Judicial District Circuit Court judge role

July 2nd, 2015 9:05 am by Becky Campbell

Johnson City attorney Eddie Lauderback stood before court personnel, judges - both past and present - and fellow lawyers Wednesday morning, put his hand on his personal Bible that his wife held and promised to uphold the laws of the United States and Tenn

Comments
News Regional & National
US employers add 223K jobs; jobless rate falls to 5.3 pct.

US employers add 223K jobs; jobless rate falls to 5.3 pct.

July 2nd, 2015 8:48 am by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

U.S. employers added a solid 223,000 jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent, a seven-year low. The numbers reflect a job market moving close to full health and raise expectations that the Federal Reserve will start raising interest ra

Comments
News Regional & National
Updated with links: New Tennessee laws taking effect July 1

Updated with links: New Tennessee laws taking effect July 1

July 2nd, 2015 8:10 am by Associated Press

Carry permits, guns in trunks, animal fights, speed camera ban and more.

Comments
Sports Elizabethton Elizabethton Twins
Minier blasts Twins to victory

Minier blasts Twins to victory

July 2nd, 2015 1:21 am by Collin Brooks

It took 13 innings for Elizabethton to beat Bristol.

Comments
Sports Local Golf Elizabethton
East Tennessee Amateur tee times

East Tennessee Amateur tee times

July 1st, 2015 10:40 pm by Joe Avento

Friday's first round

Comments
News Regional & National Off the Wall News
Boy chained up with dead chicken around neck tells his story

Boy chained up with dead chicken around neck tells his story

July 1st, 2015 5:44 pm by MITCH WEISS and TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press

For years, he was whipped with belts, his face was burned with electrical wires and his fingers were broken with pliers - all to "teach him a lesson."

Comments
News Crime Videos Local News
Caught on Video: Burglary in Gray; sheriff seeks help

Caught on Video: Burglary in Gray; sheriff seeks help - VIDEO

July 1st, 2015 5:20 pm by Staff Report

A burglary caught on video in Gray prompted the Washington County Sheriff's Office investigators Wednesday to issue a plea for help in identifying the burglars.

Comments
Community Local News ETSU
ETSU Reece Museum honors POWs with new exhibit - PHOTOS/VIDEO

ETSU Reece Museum honors POWs with new exhibit - PHOTOS/VIDEO

July 1st, 2015 5:07 pm by David Floyd

Fourteen large crates were delivered to the East Tennessee State University campus Wednesday morning. They didn't contain gold or a fabled Hebrew artifact, but they did carry something of comparable value - American history.

Comments
Sports Regional & National
Pioneering 16-year-old French shortstop breaking baseball barriers for women

Pioneering 16-year-old French shortstop breaking baseball barriers for women

July 1st, 2015 4:42 pm by JOHN LEICESTER, AP Sports Columnist

Melissa Mayeux is the first woman ever on Major League Baseball's international registration list.

Comments
Crime
Fireworks tent operators stage stakeout to take down alleged burglar in Kingsport

Fireworks tent operators stage stakeout to take down alleged burglar in Kingsport

July 1st, 2015 4:32 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

"He looked like he had bees on him, or he was on fire. His arms were flapping in the air" - Bloomingdale stakeout participant.

Comments