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Hall of Fame receiver scores big bucks for Salvation Army

Hall of Fame receiver scores big bucks for Salvation Army

February 22nd, 2014 8:48 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Fred Biletnikoff, the National Football League Hall of Fame wide receiver who spent 14 years on the field with the Oakland Raiders and another 18 years as a Raiders assistant coach, scored a $33,000 win for the Johnson City Salvation Army on Friday as the

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Volunteers sought for emergency-response team training class

Volunteers sought for emergency-response team training class

February 22nd, 2014 8:44 am by Becky Campbell

Citizens trained to act during a crisis are a valuable asset for Washington County, and there is an opportunity for residents to become a certified citizen responder next month.

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Salvation Army Souper Bowl

February 22nd, 2014 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

Souper Bowl for the Hungry Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressRaiders Hall of Fame receiver Fred Biletnikoff was the featured speaker at the 18th Annual Souper Bowl for the Hungry sponsered by the Salvation Army Friday.

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Lady Toppers win; Tarter to sit after two technicals

Lady Toppers win; Tarter to sit after two technicals

February 21st, 2014 10:55 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill will have to avoid a technical knockout to reach the sectional tournament .With three minutes left in Science Hill's 73-44 win, senior point guard Tianna Tarter was whistled for two technical fouls and will have to sit out the next two.

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Violin star gets students ready for Saturday night concert

Violin star gets students ready for Saturday night concert

February 21st, 2014 10:03 pm by Tony Casey

Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, Journey, Emerson, Lake and Palmer, Bach and Vivaldi - these are the names of selections chosen by Johnson City Schools music director Susan Lambert and founding member of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Mark Wood, who will be lead

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Lack of experience derails bid for sheriff

Lack of experience derails bid for sheriff

February 21st, 2014 9:54 pm by Brad Hicks

Don Whitson's exclusion from the 2014 race for Unicoi County sheriff came down to experience, said a letter sent Friday to county Administrator of Elections Sarah Bailey by the state Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission.

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ETSU looks to discourage end-of-year sprees

ETSU looks to discourage end-of-year sprees

February 21st, 2014 9:48 pm by Nathan Baker

Belt-tightening measures at East Tennessee State University in the last few months of this fiscal year are designed to bolster reserve funds in the midst of a two-year enrollment decline and prepare the Johnson City institution to face sweeping state high

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Stranded motorist arrested after struggle over officer's gun

Stranded motorist arrested after struggle over officer's gun

February 21st, 2014 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

A Greene County man wanted on an aggravated robbery charge in Kingsport was arrested Thursday morning along Interstate 26 in Johnson City after he wrecked his car and tried to grab an officer's gun during a struggle.

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State audit probes drug fund, overtime issues for UCSD

State audit probes drug fund, overtime issues for UCSD

February 21st, 2014 9:40 pm by Brad Hicks

The Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury's Division of Local Government Audit is looking into overtime and drug fund issues with the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department.

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Running away from the books..

February 21st, 2014 5:41 pm by Ron Campbell

Members of the State Of Franklin Homeschoolers groupwere enjoying the warm weather.

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