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Today's Buzz: What's hot on JohnsonCityPress.com

Today's Buzz: What's hot on JohnsonCityPress.com

June 5th, 2015 2:08 pm by Johnson City Press

Library safety, ETSU prof's expenses, Blue Plum, EHS stadium pics and more of today's trending stories.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment Erwin
Autorama revving up for 55th edition Saturday in Erwin

Autorama revving up for 55th edition Saturday in Erwin

June 5th, 2015 1:28 pm by Jessica Fuller

Club President Joey Bailey said the show pulls people from northern Virginia, Georgia, South Carolina and Kentucky, and the show presents anywhere from 100 to more than 200 vehicles from cars to trucks to motorcycles.

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Entertainment Photos Local Entertainment Blue Plum

PHOTO GALLERY: Blue Plum '15 Friday

June 5th, 2015 1:23 pm by Sam Watson

1st day of the annual Blue Plum Festival in downtown Johnson City.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
They're getting cranked up: Annual engine show set for weekend

They're getting cranked up: Annual engine show set for weekend

June 5th, 2015 12:01 pm by John Thompson

The 44th Annual Crank Up Antique Engine Show will take place this weekend at the Geoff Hutchings Farm at 2405 Sciota Road at the boundary between Unicoi and Carter counties.

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News Local News Elizabethton
Elizabethton planners reject plan to restrict subdivision lot sizes

Elizabethton planners reject plan to restrict subdivision lot sizes

June 5th, 2015 11:51 am by John Thompson

Planning Director Jon Hartman said the intent was to avoid "long and skinny" lots in a subdivision in favor of rectangular lots.

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Community Local News
Saturday benefit to help family of late Johnson City firefighter

Saturday benefit to help family of late Johnson City firefighter

June 5th, 2015 11:33 am by Becky Campbell

Seven weeks ago, Johnson City Fire Lt. Barry Richardson was busy with life, working at the fire department, gearing up for his son to graduate from high school.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment Blue Plum Downtown JC
Blue Plum 2015: Ready to go

Blue Plum 2015: Ready to go

June 5th, 2015 11:18 am by David Floyd

Johnson City residents taking a stroll this morning around the Lady of the Fountain will be delighted to see the downtown ready to accommodate the 80,000 people expected to attend the 2015 Blue Plum festival.

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Local News Education ETSU
State audit questions ETSU ex-prof's purchases

State audit questions ETSU ex-prof's purchases

June 5th, 2015 11:03 am by Dylan Chesser

The purchases included kiln material and other supplies that were delivered to the professor's home.

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News Regional & National
US employers add solid 280k jobs; rate inches up to 5.5 pct.

US employers add solid 280k jobs; rate inches up to 5.5 pct.

June 5th, 2015 10:11 am by JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer

U.S. employers added a robust 280,000 jobs in May, showing that the economy has regained momentum after starting 2015 in a deep slump.

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Crime
Johnson City woman accused of choking boyfriend's juvenile daughter

Johnson City woman accused of choking boyfriend's juvenile daughter

June 5th, 2015 9:49 am by Staff Report

Emma L. Jones was charged with aggravated domestic assault.

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