Johnson City Press Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Off the Wall News: Man charged with groping woman on flight to Nashville

Off the Wall News: Man charged with groping woman on flight to Nashville

October 16th, 2014 9:53 am by Adam Tamburin, The Tennessean

He told police he had four beers before the flight and another alcoholic beverage during the flight.

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Tennessee inmate accused of threatening prosecutor

Tennessee inmate accused of threatening prosecutor

October 16th, 2014 9:14 am by Associated Press

An inmate at Riverbend Maximum Security Prison is accused of threatening to kill an assistant district attorney in a letter that also contained a white powder the inmate claimed was anthrax.

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ETSU, SoCon together again

ETSU, SoCon together again

October 15th, 2014 10:39 pm by Joe Avento

East Tennessee State was officially welcomed back into the Southern Conference over the summer, but it felt a little more real when the league held its annual basketball preseason tip-off Wednesday in Asheville, North Carolina.

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Lady 'Toppers set to face D-B in District soccer championship

Lady 'Toppers set to face D-B in District soccer championship

October 15th, 2014 10:37 pm by Pat Kenney

Science Hill defeated Tennessee High 4-0 in Wednesday's District 1-AAA soccer semifinal. The Hilltoppers will play Dobyns-Bennett, 5-0, winners over Daniel Boone, in Thursday's in the title match.

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Daniel Boone grads enjoy college success

Daniel Boone grads enjoy college success

October 15th, 2014 10:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Trailblazers, two-time defending state runner-ups in cross country, have nine graduates over the past two years who are competing at the college level.

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Milligan picked in middle of pack of AAC preseason

Milligan picked in middle of pack of AAC preseason

October 15th, 2014 10:30 pm by Staff Report

The Milligan College men's basketball team was picked sixth in the Appalachian Athletic Conference preseason poll.

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Indians top Morristown West to win Region volleyball title

October 15th, 2014 10:28 pm by Trey Williams

After watching Morristown West nearly squander a 2-0 lead against Science Hill in the Regional 1-AAA semifinals, Dobyns-Bennett seemingly had the Lady Trojans right where it wanted them when it lost the first game of the championship match.

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Unicoi Co. officials trying to develop plan to consolidate facilities

Unicoi Co. officials trying to develop plan to consolidate facilities

October 15th, 2014 9:11 pm by Brad Hicks

The housing of Unicoi County's inmates under one roof is still a future possibility but, according to Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley, much work needs to be done and advice sought before a move is made in that direction.

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Funds for ETSU fine arts center closer to reality

Funds for ETSU fine arts center closer to reality

October 15th, 2014 9:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

It's now up to the Washington County Commission to authorize the use of $1 million from the county's general fund to help East Tennessee State University construct its new $40 million fine arts facility.

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Johnson City may buy homes in flood-prone areas

Johnson City may buy homes in flood-prone areas

October 15th, 2014 9:05 pm by Gary B. Gray

The City Commission will consider a resolution tonight that launches a Floodplain Buyout Program involving the purchase of residential properties in Johnson City located in the drainage basins of Brush, King, Cobb and Sinking creeks.

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