Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
Sports Elizabethton Twins
Poulson debuts, helps E-Twins shut out Braves

Poulson debuts, helps E-Twins shut out Braves

August 8th, 2014 10:49 pm by Staff Report

Michael Cederoth and three other Elizabethton pitchers combined on a two-hitter Friday night as the Twins beat the Danville Braves 7-0 in a battle of first-place teams at Joe O'Brien Field.

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Bucs get 7-foot transfer from Indiana

Bucs get 7-foot transfer from Indiana

August 8th, 2014 10:44 pm by Joe Avento

East Tennessee State's basketball team will be taller during the 2015-16 season. The Bucs will have the services of Peter Jurkin, a 7-foot center who spent two seasons at Indiana.

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News Local News Election 2014
State primary, local general election saw 9-percent boost in turnout

State primary, local general election saw 9-percent boost in turnout

August 8th, 2014 10:43 pm by Gary B. Gray

The total number of votes cast in Washington County Thursday for the state primary and county general election topped the 2010 total by 1,649 votes, or 9.2 percent.

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A real Ironman: Broken neck doesn't slow down Johnston

A real Ironman: Broken neck doesn't slow down Johnston

August 8th, 2014 10:42 pm by Joe Avento

Brian Johnston has spent his entire professional career making sure athletes are healthy enough to participate in their sports, so he didn't want to let a broken neck stand in the way of his own athletic dreams.

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Tennessee QBs struggling in camp

Tennessee QBs struggling in camp

August 8th, 2014 10:37 pm by AP

The only hint Tennessee coach Butch Jones has offered about the status of the Volunteers' quarterback competition is that he isn't satisfied with the performance of any of the contenders.

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Buchanan 'excited' for chance to serve county school system

Buchanan 'excited' for chance to serve county school system

August 8th, 2014 10:32 pm by Nathan Baker

Most of the incumbent candidates for the Washington County Board of Education retained their seats in Thursday's election, but a 16-vote gap between newcomer Annette Buchanan and the board's current chairman, Chad Williams, appears to have delivered the u

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News Entertainment Local News Local Entertainment Umoja
City's 18th Umoja Festival opens strong, despite daytime drizzles

City's 18th Umoja Festival opens strong, despite daytime drizzles - VIDEO

August 8th, 2014 10:26 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite early, persistent rain showers, hundreds of people turned out for the opening day of Johnson City's annual celebration of unity.

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With new commissioner in, Elk Mills Convenience Center out

With new commissioner in, Elk Mills Convenience Center out

August 8th, 2014 10:19 pm by John Thompson

One impact of Thursday's election will be on the Carter County Landfill, which rents land in Elk Mills for a convenience station for people to drop off their household garbage. The election results mean that site will close and be moved to a new location

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On common ground: Mitch Cox, Universal cos. to move into, revamp Traco plant

On common ground: Mitch Cox, Universal cos. to move into, revamp Traco plant

August 8th, 2014 10:14 pm by Nathan Baker

A vacant former manufacturing site will soon be the headquarters for two of Johnson City's larger real estate developers.

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False bomb threat reported at Cherokee High School

False bomb threat reported at Cherokee High School

August 8th, 2014 10:06 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

It may have been intended as a prank, but the person who posted a "graffiti" false bomb threat at Cherokee High School Friday afternoon could be facing a felony charge.

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