Johnson City Press Friday, March 6, 2015
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Car crashes into porch on East Main Street - PHOTOS

January 21st, 2015 10:03 pm by Tony Casey

The car, a white Toyota Camry, was traveling east when it popped over the sidewalk, went up a two-foot embankment, through shrubbery and into the residence's porch.

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Downtown Johnson City's Betty Gay building looking to get makeover

Downtown Johnson City's Betty Gay building looking to get makeover

January 21st, 2015 9:12 pm by Nathan Baker

A building that once housed a women's clothing store in downtown Johnson City could soon undergo a much-needed makeover, both inside and out.

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Washington County public comment talk tabled to February meeting

Washington County public comment talk tabled to February meeting

January 21st, 2015 8:58 pm by Gary B. Gray

A Washington County commissioner's attempt to give residents more time at the lectern ended up being tabled this week, but Robbie Tester's resolution will be reviewed again in February.

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No, that's not the Boone Dam leak

No, that's not the Boone Dam leak

January 21st, 2015 8:51 pm by Brad Hicks

The warmer days of spring are just over the horizon, but what that will mean for boaters, skiers and fishermen who want to take to Boone Lake's waters is, well, up in the air.

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Regional homeless count to begin at noon on Thursday

Regional homeless count to begin at noon on Thursday

January 21st, 2015 8:45 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

"Each agency and person who comes in contact with a homeless person can make a difference in this count," Jon White, outreach coordinator for Appalachian Regional Coalition on Homelessness

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Sports High schools
Crockett wrestlers set team, individual marks

Crockett wrestlers set team, individual marks

January 21st, 2015 8:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After tying the school record with 19 team wins last season, the Pioneers recently broke the mark with 20 wins this season. On top of that, senior Zach Bynum set individual marks with 44 wins in a single season and 139 wins for his career.

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On the rise: Big year for Liberty Bell wrestlers

January 21st, 2015 8:21 pm by Douglas Fritz

Liberty Bell recently wrapped up a 16-1 overall season, and finished 7-0 in the Middle Eight Conference. The Patriots defeated T.A. Dugger 72-12 and Happy Valley 84-0 to cap the unbeaten league campaign.

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Bucs' Wilson looks to pass 1,000 points

Bucs' Wilson looks to pass 1,000 points

January 21st, 2015 8:19 pm by Joe Avento

Junior forward Lester Wilson comes into ETSU's home game against The Citadel on Thursday poised to become the 37th player in ETSU history to joining the Bucs' 1,000-point club.

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Bowman joins ETSU baseball coaching staff

Bowman joins ETSU baseball coaching staff

January 21st, 2015 8:16 pm by Joe Avento

Daniel Bowman, who spent the past three years playing minor league baseball, has joined the East Tennessee State baseball team's coaching staff.

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Newtown votes to raze home of gunman in school massacre

Newtown votes to raze home of gunman in school massacre

January 21st, 2015 8:15 pm by IKE EJIOCHI and PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press

Officials in Newtown voted Wednesday night to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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