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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Parent bills another kid's dad for no-show at birthday party

Off the Wall News: Parent bills another kid's dad for no-show at birthday party

January 19th, 2015 12:36 pm by Associated Press

The bill sought 15.95 pounds ($24.00) because the boy had not attended the party at a ski center in Plymouth, southwest England.

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Entertainment
'American Sniper' hits box office bullseye with $105.3M opening weekend

'American Sniper' hits box office bullseye with $105.3M opening weekend

January 19th, 2015 12:22 pm by JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer

The film's success obliterated forecasts and set numerous box-office records. It easily surpassed "Avatar" to become the biggest January weekend ever.

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Milligan Sports Heritage
Former players recall profound influence longtime Milligan basketball coach Phil Worrell had on them

Former players recall profound influence longtime Milligan basketball coach Phil Worrell had on them

January 19th, 2015 12:10 pm by Trey Williams

Worrell had an eye for talent, an appreciation for one-on-one play and a knack for closing the deal on the recruiting trail, especially once construction began on the $1.2 million Steve Lacy Fieldhouse in 1971.

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News Crime Local News
Johnson City fight involving gun leads to assault arrest

Johnson City fight involving gun leads to assault arrest

January 19th, 2015 12:08 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City man was arrested Sunday afternoon following an aggravated assault and death threat.

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Community Heritage Yesteryear
No better than the best, better than the rest: Dinty Moore a downtown fixture in several locations

No better than the best, better than the rest: Dinty Moore a downtown fixture in several locations

January 19th, 2015 12:05 pm by Bob Cox

The eatery had been around for several years with essentially the same name but at four separate downtown locations.

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Opinion
Elected officials meeting in secret is what really stinks

Elected officials meeting in secret is what really stinks

January 19th, 2015 11:05 am by Johnson City Press

Open government is the best government. And as U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis once said in regards to keeping stink out of government: "Sunlight is the best disinfectant."

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Columns Community Voices
What I Know: Renewable energy is here to stay

What I Know: Renewable energy is here to stay

January 19th, 2015 10:53 am by Jennie Young, Guest Columnist

The sun and wind are threats because they're, well, everywhere.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Beacon Center's light doesn't shine on everyone

January 19th, 2015 10:52 am by Robert Houk

Who can possibly argue against empowering Tennesseans? I guess it depends on what you consider to be empowerment.

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Opinion
Beware of the many IRS scams of the tax season

Beware of the many IRS scams of the tax season

January 19th, 2015 10:46 am by Johnson City Press

Never give out your personal information over the phone or Internet unless you have initiated the contact.

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Opinion
Should ETSU's 'Greeks' live on campus?

Should ETSU's 'Greeks' live on campus?

January 19th, 2015 9:50 am by Johnson City Press

Off-campus fraternity houses have periodically been a point of contention for residents who live in that area. Neighbors have often complained of noise, litter and parking congestion linked to the fraternity houses.

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