Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Sports JC Cards
Rain-shortened win moves Cards into second place

Rain-shortened win moves Cards into second place

August 9th, 2014 10:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

A downpour in the middle of the seventh inning delayed Johnson City's planned fireworks show Saturday night after its game with the Burlington Royals. For those who left earlier, the Cardinals had already provided plenty of pop in a rain-shortened 6-3 win

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Sports Elizabethton Twins
Twins fall short in sweep attempt

Twins fall short in sweep attempt

August 9th, 2014 10:39 pm by Gene Renfro

The Elizabethton Twins went for a sweep over the Danville Braves, but the visitors had different ideas Saturday and left the Appalachian League West Division leader with an 11-1 loss.

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Sports UT Sports
Jones: Vols make progress in scrimmage

Jones: Vols make progress in scrimmage

August 9th, 2014 10:37 pm by AP

Butch Jones saw plenty of improvement Saturday during Tennessee's first scrimmage. The scrimmage was closed to the media, but Jones and selected players spoke to reporters afterward.

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Sports High schools
White gives Science Hill increased flexibility

White gives Science Hill increased flexibility

August 9th, 2014 10:37 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill receiver Mikey White is catching on quickly at running back. The Toppers looked like they'll be capable of traveling by land or air during Monday's scrimmage against Sullivan South, and you could see that White is one of the primary reasons.

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Sports Sports Columns Trey Williams
Getting to call Earl a friend was blessing

Getting to call Earl a friend was blessing

August 9th, 2014 10:36 pm by Trey Williams

Pauletta Pierce introduced herself at God's Corner thrift store around this time last year, and she made a suggestion that was simply divine.

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Entertainment Local News Local Entertainment Umoja
Newer additions picking up steam at Umoja Festival

Newer additions picking up steam at Umoja Festival

August 9th, 2014 10:34 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the Umoja Festival has been part of Johnson City's summers for almost two decades, organizers said some of its more recent additions have begun to draw more attention as the years move on.

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News Local News Rails to Trails
Hold your horses: Though Tweetsie rules set, horse debate continues

Hold your horses: Though Tweetsie rules set, horse debate continues

August 9th, 2014 10:25 pm by Tony Casey

A lively and drawn-out online debate over whether horses should be allowed on the Tweetsie Trail shows the issue has not yet been resolved, though things are unlikely to change for the time being.

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Reader Photos

Super Moon

August 9th, 2014 9:39 pm by Elaine Hatch

Super moon as seen from Kingsport

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Crime Local News
Police: Man arrested for punching, choking girlfriend

Police: Man arrested for punching, choking girlfriend

August 9th, 2014 1:48 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested a city man on assault charges after his girlfriend told officers he punched and choked her.

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Umoja Parade through Downtown Johnson City - VIDEO

August 9th, 2014 12:03 pm by Sam Watson

The annual Umoja festival continued Saturday morning with parade down West Main Street.

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