Johnson City Press Sunday, December 21, 2014
Sports High schools
Tennessee Supreme Court won't hear TSSAA's appeal over open records law

Tennessee Supreme Court won't hear TSSAA's appeal over open records law

September 30th, 2014 9:52 am by Associated Press

The case stems from a lawsuit filed after the TSSAA refused to turn over records to the now-defunct Nashville City Paper.

Comments
News Crime Regional & National
Tennessee high court won't hear wife's appeal in lover-in-closet murder case

Tennessee high court won't hear wife's appeal in lover-in-closet murder case

September 30th, 2014 9:47 am by Associated Press

Prosecutors said the lover had been living in a bedroom closet in the couple's home, apparently without the husband's knowledge.

Comments
News Regional & National
Gov. Haslam tells Tennessee agencies to plan for cuts

Gov. Haslam tells Tennessee agencies to plan for cuts

September 30th, 2014 9:43 am by Associated Press

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam is calling on all state agencies to plan for up to 7 percent spending cuts in the upcoming budget year.

Comments
Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
Birthplace of Country Music Museum finds national audience

Birthplace of Country Music Museum finds national audience

September 30th, 2014 9:39 am by JEFF MARTIN, Associated Press

The museum aims to tell the story of the Bristol Sessions, a series of historic recording sessions that took place here in 1927 and helped spread what was then known as "hillbilly music" to the rest of the country.

Comments
News Business & Technology
PayPal goes mobile, to split from eBay in 2015

PayPal goes mobile, to split from eBay in 2015

September 30th, 2014 9:28 am by Associated Press

EBay, based in San Jose, California, said that the separation was the best path for growth and shareholder value creation for each business.

Comments
News Business & Technology
Walgreen reports 4Q loss

Walgreen reports 4Q loss

September 30th, 2014 9:26 am by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer

Walgreen runs the nation's largest drugstore chain, with more than 8,200 locations.

Comments
News Local News
Carter Commission shines light on committee selections

Carter Commission shines light on committee selections

September 29th, 2014 10:02 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Commission met Monday night to correct some alleged violations of the state Sunshine Law involving decisions on which commissioners will serve on each of the commission's standing committees.

Comments
News Regional & National Titans
Rob Bironas' family wants answers

Rob Bironas' family wants answers

September 29th, 2014 9:56 pm by Jim Wyatt, The Tennessean

The last image family members have of Rob Bironas was taken less than two hours before his death, courtesy of an iPhone video filmed from inside his home.

Comments
News Local News Erwin
Museum hopes Clinchfield study keeps students on track

Museum hopes Clinchfield study keeps students on track

September 29th, 2014 9:48 pm by Brad Hicks

The establishment of the Clinchfield Railroad in the early 1900s indelibly shaped the culture of history of Unicoi County, with its impact still seen to this day.

Comments
News Crime Regional & National
Court: State must release execution information

Court: State must release execution information

September 29th, 2014 9:38 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

A state appeals court has ruled that Tennessee must turn over the names of those people involved in executions to attorneys for 11 death row inmates. The inmates are suing over the state's lethal injection and electrocution procedures, claiming they are u

Comments