Johnson City Press Friday, September 19, 2014
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Police say woman arrested after assaulting neighbor with tack hammer

Police say woman arrested after assaulting neighbor with tack hammer

September 14th, 2014 6:46 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city woman was arrested after she broke into her neighbor's apartment to assault him or her on two separate occasions.

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Knight, Sooners thump Vols

Knight, Sooners thump Vols

September 14th, 2014 12:01 am by AP

Trevor Knight passed for 308 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score to help No. 4 Oklahoma defeat Tennessee 34-10 on Saturday night.

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JCPD women's prison unique in Tennessee

JCPD women's prison unique in Tennessee

September 13th, 2014 11:11 pm by Becky Campbell

In terms of being incarcerated, the Johnson City Police Department's mini-prison for state inmates might be considered a cakewalk compared to other facilities across Tennessee.

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Artist, students re-write tragic tale of hanged elephant

Artist, students re-write tragic tale of hanged elephant - VIDEO

September 13th, 2014 11:04 pm by Max Hrenda

With the help of a nationally recognized artist, East Tennessee State University students shined a light on one of the region's more abhorred stories - and maybe even chased away some bad mojo in the process.

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Hundreds turn out to witness 'Quake on the Lake'

Hundreds turn out to witness 'Quake on the Lake'

September 13th, 2014 10:58 pm by Max Hrenda

Although this weekend marks the first time Johnson City has hosted a national speedboat tour, organizers likened the turnout to that of an established event.

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Fathers, sons build relationships at Doe River Gorge - VIDEO

Fathers, sons build relationships at Doe River Gorge - VIDEO - VIDEO

September 13th, 2014 10:49 pm by Tony Casey

Robert Amaya is an actor who is well known for his roles in "October Baby," "Moms' Night Out" and the upcoming "Altar Egos," which will have Amaya as the leading man.

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ETSU geoscientists look to Founders Park for water lessons

ETSU geoscientists look to Founders Park for water lessons

September 13th, 2014 10:38 pm by Sam Watson

Downtown Johnson City's new Founders Park may be a scenic place to jog or walk your dog, and it's certainly a major part of the city's flood mitigation efforts, but its impact on the environment could go beyond the stormwater benefits.

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Video shows slaying of British aid worker

Video shows slaying of British aid worker

September 13th, 2014 10:26 pm by ZEINA KARAM and SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press

Islamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year, and British Prime Minister David Cameron late Saturday condemned his slaying as "an act of pure evil."

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Nydahl hoping for two titles

Nydahl hoping for two titles

September 13th, 2014 10:01 pm by Joe Avento

Amy Nydahl will accept at least one U.S. Title Series championship in Johnson City on Sunday. She's hoping for two.

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Big day for Yoder

Big day for Yoder

September 13th, 2014 10:00 pm by Joe Avento

Spectators and boat racers alike had a good time at the Winged Deer Quake on the Lake, but nobody enjoyed themselves more than Ike Yoder.

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