Johnson City Press Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Turnovers haunting Vols in three-game skid

Turnovers haunting Vols in three-game skid

October 7th, 2014 10:33 pm by AP

After getting off to a 2-0 start while committing just one turnover in its first two games, Tennessee has coughed up the ball eight times during its three-game skid. In a 10-9 loss to Florida last week, the lone touchdown occurred after the Gators recover

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News Local News Business & Technology Downtown JC
London calling: Downtown developer looks for loft lessees

London calling: Downtown developer looks for loft lessees

October 7th, 2014 9:50 pm by Nathan Baker

With one more downtown building nearly checked off the list for rehabilitation, the developer can now turn to finding tenants to fill the rejuvenated space.

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Feds say residents may pay less for winter warmth

Feds say residents may pay less for winter warmth

October 7th, 2014 9:41 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With the past several months of declining crude oil prices, residential electric rates have dropped as well and with the mild winter weather government experts expect, this winter's heating costs may be a little easier to bear.

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CCSD suspects trash fire spread to nearby trailer

CCSD suspects trash fire spread to nearby trailer

October 7th, 2014 9:38 pm by John Thompson

An unwatched trash fire is the suspected cause of a fire that damaged a mobile home in Lynn Valley on Monday. Fire investigator Brad Johnson of the Carter County Sheriff's Department was on the scene of the fire at 123 Starlight Road Tuesday morning and n

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Crime Local News Police Blotter
The attack of the bushman, car parts unknown and more from the Police Blotter

The attack of the bushman, car parts unknown and more from the Police Blotter

October 7th, 2014 9:29 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: a slow learner, chronic-good and more!

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Crime Local News Erwin
Unicoi Co. 911 prepping for move into new facility

Unicoi Co. 911 prepping for move into new facility

October 7th, 2014 9:25 pm by Staff Report

Work needed for the relocation of Unicoi County's emergency dispatch center from downtown Erwin to the Unicoi County Jail Annex is winding down and, barring any unforeseen setbacks, emergency dispatch could be handled from the new center by the end of thi

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News Crime Regional & National
Vanderbilt rape defendants say they were coerced, threatened

Vanderbilt rape defendants say they were coerced, threatened

October 7th, 2014 9:20 pm by Tony Gonzalez, The Tennessean

Two former Vanderbilt University football players charged with rape say in court filings that campus police coerced them and athletics department staff threatened to sanction them during the investigation in ways that tainted the case.

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ETSU Student Senate denies Sex Week funding

ETSU Student Senate denies Sex Week funding

October 7th, 2014 6:18 pm by Nathan Baker

Citing fears of controversy and a perceived danger to the student body funding process, the East Tennessee State University Student Senate voted not to fund Sex Week activities at the Johnson City campus.

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Entertainment
Showtime to bring back classic 'Twin Peaks' as new series

Showtime to bring back classic 'Twin Peaks' as new series

October 7th, 2014 4:18 pm by Associated Press

Series creators and executive producers David Lynch and Mark Frost will be back to write and produce the limited series.

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Outdoors Heritage
Forest Service obtains Trail of Tears land in North Carolina, Tennessee

Forest Service obtains Trail of Tears land in North Carolina, Tennessee

October 7th, 2014 4:15 pm by Associated Press

A nonprofit has conveyed 222 acres containing part of the Cherokee Trails of Tears to the U.S. Forest Service.

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