Johnson City Press Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Tony Casey

Five Tri-Cities half marathons in eight months is Beastly

March 19th, 2015 10:46 am by Tony Casey

The half marathon is the most popular road racing distance in the United States, and it's no surprise that within the Tri-Cities area there is a series that challenges participants to complete five 13.1-mile races in just eight months.

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News Community Local News Education
TCAT Elizabethton offering sign-up days for Tennessee Reconnect grants

TCAT Elizabethton offering sign-up days for Tennessee Reconnect grants

March 19th, 2015 10:26 am by Contributed to the Press

The state has a new initiative to help adults who complete a postsecondary degree or credential.

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Community Columns Local News Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Good Neighbor: Fundraising underway for local child's special needs

March 19th, 2015 10:11 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Friends of R.J. Morelock, a 21-month old Washington County child with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, a genetic neuro-muscular disease that renders him immobile and requires him to use a respirator, have been busy raising funds for a special computer controlled

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News Crime Local News Downtown JC
Felon had stolen gun, crack, coke and marijuana in downtown Johnson City traffic stop, police say

Felon had stolen gun, crack, coke and marijuana in downtown Johnson City traffic stop, police say

March 19th, 2015 10:08 am by Staff Report

Ernest Weaver was a passenger in a vehicle police stopped in the area of Buffalo and West Main streets.

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News Local News Business & Technology Health
EPA official: No backing away from tightening regs on coal

EPA official: No backing away from tightening regs on coal

March 19th, 2015 9:52 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

President Obama's directive has been challenged in federal court by industry and state attorneys general.

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News Crime Local News
West Johnson City crash results in 'gravel' discovery, 2 arrests

West Johnson City crash results in 'gravel' discovery, 2 arrests

March 19th, 2015 9:40 am by Staff Report

Alerted by a 911 caller that one of the drivers was trying to flee the scene of the crash, police responded to the crash at Leisure Lane and West Market Street about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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Crime
Police report 'highly potent' pot haul in Kingsport

Police report 'highly potent' pot haul in Kingsport

March 19th, 2015 9:19 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The "medical grade" marijuana was found in mason jars labeled "Phantom Cookie."

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Sports ETSU Sports ETSU Football
'Hard work' has just begun on ETSU stadium

'Hard work' has just begun on ETSU stadium

March 18th, 2015 10:02 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With plans for a on-campus stadium revealed, Thursday was a day of celebration for the ETSU football program. Senior Associate Athletic Director Scott Carter stressed that the work had just begun with the 10,000-seat stadium set to open for the 2017 seaso

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Dale Jr. to debut new car at BMS

Dale Jr. to debut new car at BMS

March 18th, 2015 10:01 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Although the Food City 500 a month away, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is already itching to get to Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Lady Bucs face tough test with NC State

Lady Bucs face tough test with NC State

March 18th, 2015 10:01 pm by Jeff Birchfield

While it's always a little intimidating to face an opponent from a major conference, the East Tennessee State women's basketball team has no plans of backing down against NC State in Thursday night's Women's NIT matchup at Brooks Gym.

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