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Underwear clad man arrested in front of Kingsport elementary school

Underwear clad man arrested in front of Kingsport elementary school

September 2nd, 2014 4:42 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

An apparent road rage incident prompted the arrest of a Kingsport man.

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Update: Electrical short caused house-consuming blaze

Update: Electrical short caused house-consuming blaze

September 2nd, 2014 2:20 pm by Max Hrenda

Although no lives were lost, a single mother and her three children lost their home and most of their belongings when a fire broke out earlier this week.

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Update: Robbery suspect identified,  Johnson City police say he killed himself in standoff

Update: Robbery suspect identified, Johnson City police say he killed himself in standoff

September 2nd, 2014 10:56 am by Becky Campbell

A man suspected of robbing a West Market Street pharmacy shot himself in a standoff with Johnson City police this morning, according to emergency radio communications.

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Opinion
Should Johnson City revise its regulations for murals?

Should Johnson City revise its regulations for murals?

September 2nd, 2014 9:36 am by Johnson City Press

Do you think Johnson City's sign and zoning regulations are too restrictive when it comes to murals and wall paintings in the downtown area?

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News Crime Regional & National
Update: 8 still on run after 30 teens escape from Nashville detention center

Update: 8 still on run after 30 teens escape from Nashville detention center

September 2nd, 2014 9:28 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Earlier reports indicated that 32 had escaped.

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Danger zone: 134 school zone speeding tickets issued since start of school

Danger zone: 134 school zone speeding tickets issued since start of school

September 1st, 2014 10:21 pm by Becky Campbell

In the month since school started back in Johnson City, police have written 134 tickets for speeding during the critical morning and afternoon hours when school is about to begin or has just ended.

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Labor Day enjoyed inside, outside on land, water

Labor Day enjoyed inside, outside on land, water

September 1st, 2014 10:16 pm by Max Hrenda

In the spirit of Labor Day, many in Johnson City took advantage of the holiday to venture out of their homes to enjoy the day with friends, family or on their own.

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Sports High schools
Norris gets called up to major leagues

Norris gets called up to major leagues

September 1st, 2014 10:10 pm by Trey Williams

The Toronto Blue Jays gave Norris the call-up on Monday from the Triple-A Buffalo, which concluded its season Monday.

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Greek to Johnson City: Bristol-based Mediterranean restaurant to open mid-Sept.

Greek to Johnson City: Bristol-based Mediterranean restaurant to open mid-Sept.

September 1st, 2014 10:05 pm by Nathan Baker

An established Bristol eatery is advancing south and bringing a taste of the Mediterranean to Johnson City.

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Community
Johnson Co. woman finds way to carry her husband's memory

Johnson Co. woman finds way to carry her husband's memory

September 1st, 2014 9:55 pm by John Thompson

Mary Hawkins said she wanted to tell the story of how she has preserved her memories because she knows there are many other widows that could get some ideas from what she has done.

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