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One killed by I-40 crash early Thursday in Knoxville

One killed by I-40 crash early Thursday in Knoxville

December 18th, 2014 10:57 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

The crash was reported at 3:39 a.m. at mile marker 374, a Knox County E-911 dispatcher said.

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Local organization hands out $15K to county classrooms

Local organization hands out $15K to county classrooms

December 18th, 2014 10:51 am by Staff Report

Eight grants worth a total $15,000 were awarded to classrooms in Washington County schools through a nonprofit created to help bridge the funding gap between available public dollars and education needs.

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Progress on the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter  - PHOTOS

Progress on the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter - PHOTOS

December 18th, 2014 10:33 am by Tony Casey

Shelter director Debbie Dobbs recently said she expects to be in the new location by the spring of 2015.

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Update: Johnson City man remains critical after Cherokee Road crash

Update: Johnson City man remains critical after Cherokee Road crash

December 18th, 2014 10:30 am by Staff Report

Clinton Lady was taken to Johnson City Medical Center after the crash near the intersection with Brook Hollow Road.

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Ford expands drivers air bag recall nationwide

Ford expands drivers air bag recall nationwide

December 18th, 2014 10:09 am by TOM KRISHER, AP Auto Writer

The move announced Thursday adds 447,000 Ford vehicles to the list of those recalled due to driver's inflators made by Japan's Takata Corp. The inflators can explode with too much force, spewing shrapnel into drivers and passengers.

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Police: Johnson City women used boyfriend's vehicle to evade traffic stop

Police: Johnson City women used boyfriend's vehicle to evade traffic stop

December 18th, 2014 9:59 am by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City woman was charged with felony evading arrest, reckless driving, driving on a suspended license, stop sign violations and violation of a vehicle registration law after avoiding a traffic stop on Tuesday.

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Justice too late? Boy exonerated, 70 years after his execution

Justice too late? Boy exonerated, 70 years after his execution

December 18th, 2014 9:56 am by Associated Press

The boy was black; the girls found dead were white.

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Christmas comes early for Carter Countians

Christmas comes early for Carter Countians

December 18th, 2014 9:19 am by John Thompson

Christmas will be a merrier holiday for 523 Carter County families and 600 Carter County children after Wednesday's distribution of Johnson City Press Christmas Boxes and Salvation Army Angel Tree toys.

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Tony Casey

Adam Barnard: A champion among us

December 18th, 2014 9:13 am by Tony Casey

Daniel Boone's Adam Barnard is the real deal. He's so much the real deal that I wasn't even upset when he showed up to this weekend's Reindeer Run 5K to, without a doubt, block me from what I figured to be a confidence-building victory at a local 5K.

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Sue Guinn Legg

Good Samaritan still shopping as distribution begins

December 18th, 2014 9:08 am by Sue Guinn Legg

With time running short and more than 800 individual sponsorships and many shopping trips still to go, Good Samaritan Ministries' Christmas distribution of gifts for more than 1,200 area children and teens, 400 seniors and food for all of their families w

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