Johnson City Press Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

October 14th, 2014 8:38 am by Associated Press

The winner "squashed" his competition, beating the runner-up by more than 300 pounds.

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Downtown microbrewery gets hopping at soft open

Downtown microbrewery gets hopping at soft open

October 13th, 2014 9:55 pm by Nathan Baker

The proprietors of Johnson City's newest microbrewery expected to give customers a frothy taste at an event last week, but what they uncapped was an unexpected blast of demand in the area.

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Lights go from grow houses to greenhouses

Lights go from grow houses to greenhouses

October 13th, 2014 9:45 pm by Brad Hicks

Items once used for criminal activity will now serve to benefit students across Unicoi County.

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Constitution candidate Crowell confers gubernatorial goals

Constitution candidate Crowell confers gubernatorial goals

October 13th, 2014 9:38 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Constitution Party has seated candidates in roughly half the states nationwide for November's mid-term election, including Union City's Shaun Crowell, who is in the hunt for Tennessee's governorship.

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Keep on truckin': Unicoi begins discussions on regulating mobile food carts

Keep on truckin': Unicoi begins discussions on regulating mobile food carts

October 13th, 2014 9:27 pm by Max Hrenda

In response to the growing popularity and use of traveling food carts, the town of Unicoi began discussing possible rules and restrictions for where, when and how those carts could be established.

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Reader photos: Visitor sharing the view from our front porch rocker

October 13th, 2014 9:05 pm by Lynn Willis

Cool View in October

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Vols report: Coach Jones expects running back Hurd at 'full go' for No. 3 Ole Miss

Vols report: Coach Jones expects running back Hurd at 'full go' for No. 3 Ole Miss

October 13th, 2014 8:43 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee isn't quite at full strength at the running back position as the Volunteers prepare to play a Mississippi defense that ranks among the nation's best.

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High school notes: Defense becomes synonymous with stingy Greene Devils

High school notes: Defense becomes synonymous with stingy Greene Devils

October 13th, 2014 8:40 pm by Douglas Fritz

In seven games Greeneville has allowed just 31 points.

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2 killed as storms sweep across several states

2 killed as storms sweep across several states

October 13th, 2014 8:38 pm by Associated Press

A tornado that touched down near Ashdown, about 150 miles southwest of Little Rock, killed a man and injured his wife when their home was destroyed early Monday.

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About 70 hospital staffers cared for late Ebola patient

About 70 hospital staffers cared for late Ebola patient

October 13th, 2014 8:27 pm by MARTHA MENDOZA, AP National Writer

The size of the medical team reflects the hospital's intense effort to save Thomas Duncan's life, but it also suggests that many other people could have been exposed to the virus during Duncan's time in an isolation unit.

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