Johnson City Press Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Calm before the storm

October 13th, 2014 11:32 am by Becky Campbell

Blue sky over Johnson City Monday morning, but it won't last

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Living by example: Armstrongs wrapping up decades of public service

Living by example: Armstrongs wrapping up decades of public service

October 13th, 2014 10:59 am by John Thompson

Bill and Catherine Armstrong have stepped down from public office in Elizabethton.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Merrill Moore was truly one of a kind

October 13th, 2014 10:50 am by Robert Houk

In addition to being a true professional, family and friends also knew him as a kind and generous soul.

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Opinion
Should we continue to celebrate Columbus Day?

Should we continue to celebrate Columbus Day?

October 13th, 2014 10:12 am by Johnson City Press

Critics of Columbus Day say it is a holiday devoted to someone responsible for the death of countless indigenous people and the destruction of their native cultures.

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Opinion
Gas tax hike would restore the Highway Trust Fund

Gas tax hike would restore the Highway Trust Fund

October 13th, 2014 10:08 am by Johnson City Press

The idea of raising the federal gas tax, which has not increased since 1993, is welcomed by state and local officials, highway builders and transportation advocates who say the move is needed to improve this nation's aging and overburdened infrastructure.

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Opinion
Moving Johnson City's election date makes really good sense

Moving Johnson City's election date makes really good sense

October 13th, 2014 10:03 am by Johnson City Press

As we've noted in this space many times before, going it alone has simply become too expensive for city leaders to justify.

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Education ETSU
New ETSU psychiatry chairman to bring HIV/AIDS expertise

New ETSU psychiatry chairman to bring HIV/AIDS expertise

October 13th, 2014 9:25 am by Contributed - ETSU

Dr. Karl Goodkin comes to ETSU from Los Angeles, where he served as the director of mental health at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation.

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Crime
Police: Johnson City man burglarized vehicle in downtown

Police: Johnson City man burglarized vehicle in downtown

October 13th, 2014 9:08 am by Staff Report

Ernest Johns was arrested after police investigated reports that a suspicious man was entering vehicles in the downtown area.

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Crime
Johnson City police say man robbed market in Gray

Johnson City police say man robbed market in Gray

October 13th, 2014 9:01 am by Staff Report

About 1:30 a.m., police were called to the Scotchman at 526 Suncrest Drive, where a clerk reported that a man had stolen cash after showing a weapon.

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Sullivan Co. jail inmate dies

Sullivan Co. jail inmate dies

October 13th, 2014 7:34 am by Staff Report

An inmate from the Sullivan County jail died in an area hospital after he stopped breathing in jail, the Sheriff's Office reported in a news release.

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