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Vanderbilt rape case defendants: Juror withheld information about own rape

Vanderbilt rape case defendants: Juror withheld information about own rape

June 15th, 2015 4:16 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The juror, 31-year-old Todd Easter, testified Monday during a hearing that he didn't withhold information because he doesn't consider himself a victim.

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Heritage Yesteryear
Yesteryear with Bob Cox: A look back at Johnson City Mayor William J. Barton

Yesteryear with Bob Cox: A look back at Johnson City Mayor William J. Barton

June 15th, 2015 3:57 pm by Bob Cox

Barton served in the office from 1927-29.

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Community Columns Community Voices
Community Voices: A 20-year-old daughter who loves Sinatra and Tony Bennett

Community Voices: A 20-year-old daughter who loves Sinatra and Tony Bennett

June 15th, 2015 3:40 pm by Larry French, Community Voices Columnist

There is hope for this crazy world we live in after all.

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Flag Day commemorates the nation as a whole

Flag Day commemorates the nation as a whole - VIDEO

June 15th, 2015 2:52 pm by David Floyd

Fourth of July remembers the adoption of the U.S. Declaration of Independence, Memorial Day commends veterans and Labor Day recognizes the country's workers, but Flag Day is one of the few days Americans can celebrate their country as a whole.

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'Deficiency' in Sullivan Co. criminal process comes to light after 20 years

'Deficiency' in Sullivan Co. criminal process comes to light after 20 years

June 15th, 2015 2:33 pm by J.H. Osborne, NET News Service

That "deficiency" has recently led to dismissal of DUI charges in several cases - with many more potentially threatened.

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News Regional & National
Head of Spokane NAACP quits amid furor over racial identity

Head of Spokane NAACP quits amid furor over racial identity

June 15th, 2015 1:52 pm by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press

The controversy over racial authenticity unfolded last week after Rachel Dolezal's parents told the media their daughter is white with a trace of Native American heritage. They produced photos of her as girl with a pale complexion and straight blond hair.

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The Buzz
The Buzz: Today's top stories

The Buzz: Today's top stories

June 15th, 2015 1:47 pm by Johnson City Press

River drowning, downtown sign debate, hot dogs, same-sex marriage, tax increase and more of what you need to know today from Johnson City Press.

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Crime
Johnson City Walmart incidents result in 2 arrests

Johnson City Walmart incidents result in 2 arrests

June 15th, 2015 12:18 pm by Staff Report

Police said both women gave officers false information.

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News Regional & National Education
Judge orders troubled Tenn. online school stay open for another year

Judge orders troubled Tenn. online school stay open for another year

June 15th, 2015 11:48 am by Melanie Balakit, The Tennessean

Tennessee Virtual Academy, a struggling online public school slated to close this summer, will remain open for another year.

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Columns As I See It Opinion
Who be Tennessee's pick for the GOP presidential nomination?

Who be Tennessee's pick for the GOP presidential nomination?

June 15th, 2015 11:19 am by Robert Houk

As of this writing, there are 20 declared GOPers and at least five other credible Republicans still mulling bids.

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