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Delay in TCAP scores won't delay local report cards

Delay in TCAP scores won't delay local report cards

May 27th, 2014 9:45 pm by Nathan Baker

When report cards go home this month, the final grades for hundreds of students in the area will not include scores that were mandated by the state three years ago to be averaged in as achievement measures.

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Murder charge against city woman dismissed

Murder charge against city woman dismissed

May 27th, 2014 9:37 pm by Becky Campbell

A first-degree murder charge against a Johnson City woman who was present but did not participate in a man's killing was dismissed in Washington County Criminal Court Tuesday.

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Sports High schools
D-B's Gentry heads Johnson City Press Super 22 team

D-B's Gentry heads Johnson City Press Super 22 team

May 27th, 2014 9:07 pm by Douglas Fritz

Dobyns-Bennett's Logan Gentry was chosen as the Johnson City Press Super 22 player of the year on Tuesday, ending a seven-year streak by Science Hill of having the area's top baseball player.

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Police Blotter
The Police Blotter returns with tales of the unknown lover, a brutal belly bumper, and more

The Police Blotter returns with tales of the unknown lover, a brutal belly bumper, and more

May 27th, 2014 7:47 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: The bikini burglary, Jill-of-all-trades, and more!

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Crime Regional & National
Tennessee mom accused of abusing son who ran away after orders of 1,500 pushups for lying about toast

Tennessee mom accused of abusing son who ran away after orders of 1,500 pushups for lying about toast

May 27th, 2014 5:12 pm by Jamie Page, The Tennessean

The incident prompted a six-day search.

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Crime
Police: Man robbed woman at Johnson City motel, dragged 2 with vehicle

Police: Man robbed woman at Johnson City motel, dragged 2 with vehicle

May 27th, 2014 4:49 pm by Staff Report

Christopher A. Elliott was captured in the 2900 block of West Walnut Street after he had fled from Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies in an unrelated incident, police said.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Babies left on health department's doorstep. They had claws.

Off the Wall News: Babies left on health department's doorstep. They had claws.

May 27th, 2014 4:04 pm by JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press

The came with bottles of milk, blankets and toys.

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News Regional & National Business & Technology
The CEO got a huge raise. You didn't. Here's why.

The CEO got a huge raise. You didn't. Here's why.

May 27th, 2014 3:51 pm by JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer

Pay for globe-trotting CEOs has soared to new heights, even as most workers remain grounded by paychecks that are barely budging.

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Minister files racial harassment suit against Bluff City, alderman

Minister files racial harassment suit against Bluff City, alderman

May 27th, 2014 3:38 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The lawsuit was filed by Carol Keith, a black minister in Bluff City.

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Community Local News
Meet Your Neighbor: Jerry Davis' electric career spans 5 decades

Meet Your Neighbor: Jerry Davis' electric career spans 5 decades

May 27th, 2014 2:57 pm by Nathan Baker

When Jerry Davis returned to Johnson City in 1958 with his new bride, he took a job with the local electric utility because he and his wife, Phyllis, planned to settle down and start a family.

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