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ETSU College of Nursing gets $1.2M federal grant

ETSU College of Nursing gets $1.2M federal grant

January 14th, 2014 10:46 am by Nathan Baker

A $1.2 million federal grant to East Tennessee State University’s medical programs will help enrich future health professionals, college administrators say.

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Jonesborough OKs economic council pact, addresses audit findings

Jonesborough OKs economic council pact, addresses audit findings

January 14th, 2014 10:46 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Town gets clean audit but must address two "significant" deficiences.

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Crime
Update: Johnson City police say man threatened to kill woman with box cutter after she caught him smoking crack

Update: Johnson City police say man threatened to kill woman with box cutter after she caught him smoking crack

January 14th, 2014 10:11 am by Staff Report

John Anthony Tucker was charged with aggravated domestic assault.

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The last daylily

January 14th, 2014 9:07 am by Photo by Lisa Reightler

The last daylily of summer in our yard.

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Opinion
Law-abiding citizens should be able to protect themselves on trail

Law-abiding citizens should be able to protect themselves on trail

January 14th, 2014 8:47 am by BRIAN WILLIAMS

In response to the recent question in your paper asking if guns should be allowed in city parks by law-abiding, concealed-carry permit holders, I submit the following:

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Unicoi County Sheriff's Department participating in TDOT's Yellow DOT Program

Unicoi County Sheriff's Department participating in TDOT's Yellow DOT Program

January 13th, 2014 9:40 pm by Brad Hicks

Every second matters in emergency situations, and the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department is now taking part in a program designed to provide emergency responders with vital information as quickly as possible.

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‘Dine Around’ continues Tweetsie Trail excitement

‘Dine Around’ continues Tweetsie Trail excitement

January 13th, 2014 9:31 pm by Tony Casey

At Monday afternoon’s announcement of Tweetsie Trail fundraiser “Dine Around,” trail Task Force Chairman Dr. Dan Schumaier gave all involved parties a chance to talk about the trail. One word kept resurfacing: excitement.

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Local lawmakers discuss priorities as Legislature returns

Local lawmakers discuss priorities as Legislature returns

January 13th, 2014 9:20 pm by Gary B. Gray

State Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, was about an hour away from the State Capitol on Monday afternoon when the Press caught him on the way to the start of the 108th General Assembly.

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Nearby residents unhappy with evolution of Evolve plan

Nearby residents unhappy with evolution of Evolve plan

January 13th, 2014 9:16 pm by Nathan Baker

A proposed apartment complex on the site of a defunct flour mill will offer options for student renters, a revelation that some nearby residents weren’t exactly happy to hear.

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