Johnson City Press Saturday, April 18, 2015
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City Board of Education to include salary increase in budget

City Board of Education to include salary increase in budget

April 13th, 2015 10:37 pm by Tony Casey

April 30 is going to be a big day for the Johnson City Board of Education, which will be presenting a proposed budget to the City Commission.

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County eyes return on Dentsply investment

County eyes return on Dentsply investment

April 13th, 2015 10:35 pm by Gary B. Gray

Cash for cash.

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Unicoi County schools' search for director narrowed to two finalists

Unicoi County schools' search for director narrowed to two finalists

April 13th, 2015 10:33 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Unicoi County Board of Education on Monday narrowed the field of nine applicants for the county's director of schools position to two finalists and one alternate.

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Wrongful death lawsuits filed against Unicoi County, sheriff's department, corrections officers

Wrongful death lawsuits filed against Unicoi County, sheriff's department, corrections officers

April 13th, 2015 10:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A woman whose father died from a drug overdose soon after being placed in the Unicoi County Jail in April 2014 has filed two lawsuits against the county, the sheriff's department and seven corrections officers for alleged negligence and civil rights viola

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Late urban artist Sam Mays painting missing

Late urban artist Sam Mays painting missing

April 13th, 2015 10:25 pm by Jessica Fuller

The five-foot tall portrait that hung in Sam Mays' living room was quite a unique one.

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Husband fatally shot wife at doctor's office, police say

Husband fatally shot wife at doctor's office, police say

April 13th, 2015 10:17 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

A woman fighting with her husband ran into a doctor's office and begged the staff to call the police before the man shot her dead, ran to their home nearby and holed up there during a lengthy standoff with police, officials said Monday.

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Bill allows use of certain amounts of cannabis oil

Bill allows use of certain amounts of cannabis oil

April 13th, 2015 10:13 pm by Associated Press

Legislation that would allow a person to possess cannabis oil under certain circumstances is headed to the governor for his consideration.

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Dash cam: Officer who shot black man told boss he ran away

Dash cam: Officer who shot black man told boss he ran away

April 13th, 2015 10:09 pm by BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press and PHILLIP LUCAS, Associated Press

The white South Carolina police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of a black man can be heard telling his supervisor twice that he didn't understand why the man ran away, according to dashcam video.

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Update: Most areas restored after major power outages reported across Johnson City, Jonesborough

Update: Most areas restored after major power outages reported across Johnson City, Jonesborough

April 13th, 2015 9:08 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Power Board is reporting outages across the Johnson City and Jonesborough areas, leaving thousands of customers without electricity.

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County eyes return on Dentsply investment

County eyes return on Dentsply investment

April 13th, 2015 8:05 pm by Gary B. Gray

Cash for cash.

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