Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
News Local News Business & Technology
UPDATE: Mountain States, Cigna sign network agreement after 2-year stalemate

UPDATE: Mountain States, Cigna sign network agreement after 2-year stalemate

August 13th, 2014 12:06 pm by Nathan Baker

After more than two years of being left out of the network, customers with Cigna insurance can once again receive care at Mountain States Health Alliance's facilities at in-network rates.

Comments
News Regional & National
Knox torture slayings: Online petition to keep Coleman in prison tops 53K signatures

Knox torture slayings: Online petition to keep Coleman in prison tops 53K signatures

August 13th, 2014 11:57 am by Megan Boehnke, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Vanessa Coleman has twice been convicted for facilitating the murder of Channon Christian, 21, who was kidnapped, tortured, raped and killed along with her boyfriend, Christopher Newsom, 23, in January 2007.

Comments
Opinion
Bullying continues to be a problem in Tennessee schools

Bullying continues to be a problem in Tennessee schools

August 13th, 2014 9:43 am by Johnson City Press

A state report released last year identified 5,478 confirmed cases of bullying in Tennessee schools.

Comments
News Local News Erwin
New lawsuit filed against Unicoi Co. sheriff, deputy

New lawsuit filed against Unicoi Co. sheriff, deputy

August 13th, 2014 9:14 am by Brad Hicks

It's the second suit against Sheriff Mike Hensley in a week.

Comments
News Regional & National
National Guard lending hand with tornado cleanup in NE Tennessee

National Guard lending hand with tornado cleanup in NE Tennessee

August 13th, 2014 8:56 am by Associated Press

The tornado hit the Speedwell area July 27 with winds greater than 140 mph, and storms also caused damage in Campbell and Claiborne counties.

Comments
Sports Joe Avento Local Golf
City Cup set for this weekend

City Cup set for this weekend

August 12th, 2014 11:56 pm by Joe Avento

The competition between Johnson City Country Club and Blackthorn Club has been close each year.

Comments
Sports Columns Jeff Birchfield NASCAR/Racing
Stewart's plans remain in question

Stewart's plans remain in question

August 12th, 2014 11:52 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Stewart missed last Sunday's NASCAR race at Watkins Glen, New York in the wake of a sprint car accident that killed on-foot driver Kevin Ward Jr.

Comments
Sports JC Cards
Kingsport rallies for win over Cardinals

Kingsport rallies for win over Cardinals

August 12th, 2014 11:27 pm by Trey Williams

The Kingsport Mets gift-wrapped the Johnson City Cardinals a five-run first inning, but then hit three home runs while rallying for an 8-7 victory.

Comments
News Community Local News Business & Technology
ETSU prof hopes Oaks Castle becomes stronghold for local art

ETSU prof hopes Oaks Castle becomes stronghold for local art

August 12th, 2014 9:40 pm by Nathan Baker

A storied piece of Johnson City real estate is once again up for sale, and a local artist and associate professor hopes its next iteration will include a public arts center.

Comments
News
Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

August 12th, 2014 9:32 pm by JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer

Lauren Bacall, the slinky, sultry-voiced actress who created on-screen magic with Humphrey Bogart in "To Have and Have Not" and "The Big Sleep" and off-screen magic in one of Hollywood's most storied marriages, died Tuesday at age 89.

Comments