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Hospitalized children receive royal treatment with visit from princesses

Hospitalized children receive royal treatment with visit from princesses

May 21st, 2014 8:45 am by Contributed to the Press

Six members of Major Leaps, a female a capella singing group from ETSU dressed in Disney princess costumes and performed for the young patients.

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Opinion
Lobbying money brings up spectre of the past

Lobbying money brings up spectre of the past

May 21st, 2014 8:44 am by Johnson City Press

Lobbyist money is again flowing freely on Capitol Hill in Tennessee. In fact, according to a recent story in the Knoxville News Sentinel, it's practically gushing.

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Sports High schools
Hilltoppers keep title hopes alive

Hilltoppers keep title hopes alive

May 20th, 2014 11:08 pm by Douglas Fritz

The Hilltoppers knocked it home four times in the first half, and rolled to a 4-1 victory over Cookeville in the Class AAA state quarterfinals Tuesday night at the Richard Siegel Soccer Complex.

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News Regional & National
Hobby Lobby sues state over unpaid taxes

Hobby Lobby sues state over unpaid taxes

May 20th, 2014 10:30 pm by Brian Haas, The Tennessean

Hobby Lobby wants to know exactly what the word "directly" means.

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News Local News
Police, fire, juvenile court submit budgets, requests to commission

Police, fire, juvenile court submit budgets, requests to commission

May 20th, 2014 10:25 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City's police and fire departments, as well as its Juvenile Court, each produced scaled-down budgets to city commissioners Tuesday - budgets that included lots of unfunded needs.

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News Local News Business & Technology
Sky high prices: Restaurants struggling to make ends meat

Sky high prices: Restaurants struggling to make ends meat

May 20th, 2014 10:19 pm by Nathan Baker

Higher national meat prices are making local consumers squeal at the checkout register and cutting local restaurants' profits to the bone.

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News Local News Education
For area seniors, graduation marks time of reflection, change

For area seniors, graduation marks time of reflection, change

May 20th, 2014 10:03 pm by Tony Casey

The end of high school is being celebrated by many local graduates. Some have stayed in the same spot for the last 13 years and some have bounced around to find the perfect fit.

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News Local News
Surprise inspection yields positives for WCDC facility, staff

Surprise inspection yields positives for WCDC facility, staff

May 20th, 2014 9:54 pm by Becky Campbell

A surprise inspection last week at the Washington County Detention Center ended on a positive note after three inspectors combed through records to ensure the facility is operating properly.

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News Local News Education
County schools discuss best use for leftover bond money

County schools discuss best use for leftover bond money

May 20th, 2014 9:46 pm by Nathan Baker

Members of the Washington County Board of Education wrangled Tuesday evening with allocating half of the remaining capital outlay bond borrowed last year through a deal with the County Commission.

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Police Blotter
Police Blotter: A practical assault, attorney for the worse, and more

Police Blotter: A practical assault, attorney for the worse, and more

May 20th, 2014 9:40 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: Passing the buck, an invitation gone wrong, and more!

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