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Sharon, Israel's bulldozer in politics, dies at 85

Sharon, Israel's bulldozer in politics, dies at 85

January 11th, 2014 5:37 pm by JOSEF FEDERMAN - Associated Press

It was vintage Ariel Sharon: His hefty body bobbing behind a wall of security men, the ex-general led a march onto a Jerusalem holy site, staking a bold claim to a shrine that has been in contention from the dawn of the Arab-Israeli conflict.

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UPDATE: Legendary ETSU track and field coach David E. Walker dies at 82

UPDATE: Legendary ETSU track and field coach David E. Walker dies at 82

January 11th, 2014 2:26 pm by Tony Casey

When his mother dropped him off at East Tennessee State University, Mark Finucane remembers the chat his mother had with legendary distance running coach David E. Walker.

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The Buzz: A week of local news worth talking about

The Buzz: A week of local news worth talking about

January 11th, 2014 11:31 am by Staff Reports

In case you missed these posts, here are eight items worth reading today on JohnsonCityPress.com:

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Grand jury indicts one in alleged drive-by shooting in Erwin

Grand jury indicts one in alleged drive-by shooting in Erwin

January 11th, 2014 11:04 am by Brad Hicks

A man arrested in November for allegedly committing a drive-by shooting in Erwin was indicted by a Unicoi County grand jury Friday.

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Work under way on last waterline link in Hampton

Work under way on last waterline link in Hampton

January 11th, 2014 11:02 am by John Thompson

It has been a lengthy project, but the last link of the new waterline from Hampton Springs to Elizabethton underneath U.S. Highway 19E and the Doe River in Hampton began Thursday.

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Man indicted on charge placed after gun incident at family meeting

Man indicted on charge placed after gun incident at family meeting

January 11th, 2014 10:59 am by Brad Hicks

A Unicoi County grand jury Friday indicted a county man arrested last year for allegedly pointing a gun at and threatening a member of his family.

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January 11th, 2014 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

Service Dog Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Todd McRae and Belle

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Johnson City police officer injured in two-vehicle wreck

Johnson City police officer injured in two-vehicle wreck

January 10th, 2014 11:40 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City police officer received non-life-threatening injuries in a vehicle crash late Friday, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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Happy Valley celebrates 40th anniversary of state title

Happy Valley celebrates 40th anniversary of state title

January 10th, 2014 11:02 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Forty years after winning the Tennessee Class S state basketball title, members of the 1974 Warriors were presented with their old jerseys and new championship rings to honor their accomplishment.

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Man says he was denied entry to Justice Center due to service dog

Man says he was denied entry to Justice Center due to service dog

January 10th, 2014 7:42 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man who claims he was denied entry into the George P. Jaynes Justice Center because of his service dog said the situation should have never happened.

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