Johnson City Press Monday, November 24, 2014
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City project to provide better parking, drainage

City project to provide better parking, drainage

September 18th, 2014 8:27 am by Gary B. Gray

A plan is in motion to accommodate both more stormwater and downtown parking in Johnson City near West Main and West Market streets.

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Commission to decide if $48K to go to public art

Commission to decide if $48K to go to public art

September 18th, 2014 2:00 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners will consider an agreement tonight with Duke Oursler and Marc Moulton of Outdoor Art - Sculpture LLC for the fabrication and installation of "Genesis," a work of art to be positioned at the Founders Park entry at Sevier Street a

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One big melon: Limestone man grows 156-lb. watermelon

One big melon: Limestone man grows 156-lb. watermelon

September 17th, 2014 9:38 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

In the 35 years he's been growing giant watermelons, 85-year-old Jack Snapp of Limestone has won more blue ribbons than he cares to count.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Time moved for Bucs' scrimmage

Time moved for Bucs' scrimmage

September 17th, 2014 9:34 pm by Joe Avento

The powers at East Tennessee State University know not to get in the way of Tennessee football, especially when it could interfere with attendance at the first public appearance of their own new program.

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VA hopes to curtail rising number of veteran suicides

VA hopes to curtail rising number of veteran suicides

September 17th, 2014 9:33 pm by Tony Casey

The numbers are troubling - veteran suicides are on the rise in the state.

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Sports High schools
Jones's big return helps 'Toppers forget last year

Jones's big return helps 'Toppers forget last year

September 17th, 2014 9:33 pm by Douglas Fritz

It would be hard to definitively say how much Science Hill missed Rachel Jones on the soccer field last season. Suffice to say, it was a lot.

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Winstead leads plenty of change at UH

Winstead leads plenty of change at UH

September 17th, 2014 9:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

There are plenty of changes in the athletic department at University High starting at the top. Dustin Honeycutt is the new athletic director, and one of his first big decisions concerned the hiring of a new girls' basketball coach.

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Rape report prompts security step-up at ETSU

Rape report prompts security step-up at ETSU

September 17th, 2014 9:22 pm by Nathan Baker

In response to a reported rape in a residence hall on the campus of East Tennessee State University, a spokesman for the school said public safety officers would step up patrols as they search for suspects.

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Google it: Storytelling Center partners with online cultural institute

Google it: Storytelling Center partners with online cultural institute

September 17th, 2014 9:01 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the town of Jonesborough is already known to some as the storytelling capital of the world, with help from one of the world's leading software companies, it may be able to lay further claim to that title.

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School district police stock up free military gear

School district police stock up free military gear

September 17th, 2014 8:56 pm by TAMI ABDOLLAH, Associated Press

School police departments across the country have taken advantage of free military surplus gear, stocking up on mine resistant armored vehicles, grenade launchers and scores of M16 rifles.

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