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Fighting back: Johnson City woman who survived attack advocates self-defense

Fighting back: Johnson City woman who survived attack advocates self-defense

February 26th, 2014 8:55 am by Tony Casey

Rachel Layer thought she was going to die during an attack in her home last year. Instead, she managed to escape and is now advocating self-defense.

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Champion Chevrolet celebrate renovations

February 25th, 2014 10:09 pm by Lee Talbert

Champion Chevrolet celebrate renovations

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Toppers' impressive era ends unceremoniously

Toppers' impressive era ends unceremoniously

February 25th, 2014 9:59 pm by Trey Williams

The Science Hill girls' 52-43 loss to Morristown West on Monday abruptly ended an era of excellence for both the boys' and girls' programs.

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Shelter director decries 'act of cowardice'

Shelter director decries 'act of cowardice'

February 25th, 2014 9:35 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The staff at the Johnson City/Washington County animal shelter came to work Tuesday to find 20 small dogs in very poor condition at the front door.

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Bill requiring vote before annexation clears House

Bill requiring vote before annexation clears House

February 25th, 2014 9:26 pm by Gary B. Gray

The state House voted overwhelmingly Monday to support a bill sponsored by state Rep. Micah Van Huss, R- 6th, which mandates local referendums and lets property owners decide whether they want to be annexed into established municipal growth boundaries.

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Freeman, Taylor lead Bucs to third straight win

Freeman, Taylor lead Bucs to third straight win

February 25th, 2014 9:17 pm by staff reports

Freeman raised his batting average to .417. He hit his second home run of the season, a two-run shot in the third inning.

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Hourly county school workers to be paid half for snow days

Hourly county school workers to be paid half for snow days

February 25th, 2014 9:07 pm by Nathan Baker

On the second try, member David Hammond convinced the Washington County Board of Education to pass a measure providing wages for hourly employees when school days are missed because of inclement weather.

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Health initiative could cost schools ad dollars

Health initiative could cost schools ad dollars

February 25th, 2014 8:58 pm by Nathan Baker

Local school district officials say new rules proposed Tuesday by the White House and the Agriculture Department limiting the marketing of sugary soft drinks and unhealthy foods on public school campuses could affect contracts with major advertisers.

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Police say witnesses saw man vandalizing vehicle

Police say witnesses saw man vandalizing vehicle

February 25th, 2014 7:15 pm by Staff Reports

A man was arrested after Johnson City Police Department officers said witnesses saw him throw a brick at a vehicle that had been vandalized.

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Carter back in business at ETSU

Carter back in business at ETSU

February 25th, 2014 6:48 pm by Kelly Hodge

East Tennessee State's athletic mission is again Scott Carter's mission, and he's taking it to heart.

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