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Warm weather prompts surge in downtown projects

Warm weather prompts surge in downtown projects

May 4th, 2015 9:55 pm by Gary B. Gray

The dust downtown was flying Monday on four separate projects now moving forward at a much more rapid pace thanks to sunny skies and warmer temperatures.

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UPDATED with more photos: First day of testimony in Facebook murder trial wraps up

UPDATED with more photos: First day of testimony in Facebook murder trial wraps up

May 4th, 2015 9:49 pm by Becky Campbell

Seven-month-old Tyler Payne looked like he'd cried himself out between the time his parents were shot dead in their home and when someone found them hours later in January 2012, according to a woman who saw the deceased parents and tried to console the ba

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ETSU football stadium donations come in brick by brick

ETSU football stadium donations come in brick by brick

May 4th, 2015 9:42 pm by Jessica Fuller

Brick by brick, East Tennessee State University's new football stadium is coming together as another donation is added to the pile.

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Hawkins house sitter allegedly steals, crashes car

Hawkins house sitter allegedly steals, crashes car

May 4th, 2015 9:28 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

A homeless man who was supposed to be house sitting for his cousin this past weekend is facing a felony theft charge after allegedly stealing and crashing his cousin's car.

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NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

May 4th, 2015 5:00 pm by MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press

Demetrius Blackwell has been charged with attempted murder and other crimes. He's being held without bail and hasn't entered a plea. His attorney has denied the charges.

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Police: Woman faces multiple theft, felony charges after using stolen checks

Police: Woman faces multiple theft, felony charges after using stolen checks

May 4th, 2015 4:26 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City woman has been jailed on theft and forgery charges after Johnson City Police officers say she used multiple checks out of a stolen checkbook.

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Open beer bottle at Elizabethton gas pump leads to struggle with cop

Open beer bottle at Elizabethton gas pump leads to struggle with cop

May 4th, 2015 4:09 pm by John Thompson

Police said the bottle of Hurricane beer was still cold and with quarter of the contents still inside.

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Arson suspected in Roan Mountain house fire

Arson suspected in Roan Mountain house fire

May 4th, 2015 2:55 pm by John Thompson

Joshua Wayne Moody told Deputy Jason Mosier that he was preparing to move to the house at 129 Tillman Campbell Road and had lost about $12,000 worth of his possessions in the fire that destroyed the home.

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Tennessee woman seeking man she kissed at Boston Marathon hears from his wife

Tennessee woman seeking man she kissed at Boston Marathon hears from his wife

May 4th, 2015 2:50 pm by Associated Press

The unidentified man's wife said the attention was fun, but the couple wanted to remain anonymous.

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Sound Off: What are your questions about the Mountain States/Wellmont merger?

Sound Off: What are your questions about the Mountain States/Wellmont merger?

May 4th, 2015 2:28 pm by Johnson City Press

State officials will be able to hear from citizens who might have concerns and reservations about the merger. It will be the unenviable duty of the two systems to inform and educate the public about the deal.

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