Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
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Donations still needed for JC Press Christmas Box

Donations still needed for JC Press Christmas Box

July 26th, 2014 9:49 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

It is often an ongoing need that brings a senior or a parent to the Salvation Army to apply for Angel Tree gifts for their children and food for holiday from the Johnson City Christmas Box.

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Freedom isn't free: In wake of ETSU deal, school, city officials look at improving Freedom Hall

Freedom isn't free: In wake of ETSU deal, school, city officials look at improving Freedom Hall

July 26th, 2014 9:44 pm by Tony Casey

The recent announcement that Freedom Hall will host all of East Tennessee State University's men's basketball team's home games for the upcoming season presents both challenges and opportunities for the city-owned venue.

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News Crime Regional & National
Chattanooga man charged in rape of 2-year-old girl

Chattanooga man charged in rape of 2-year-old girl

July 26th, 2014 9:24 pm by Shelly Bradbury, Chattanooga Times Free Press

A 27-year-old Chattanooga man was arrested Thursday after he admitted to raping a 2-year-old girl.

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Community Local News
Back on the Hill: Class of '74 returns for 40th reunion

Back on the Hill: Class of '74 returns for 40th reunion

July 26th, 2014 9:19 pm by Tony Casey

The laugh track was never turned off for Science Hill's Class of 1974.

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Sports High schools
Blue Devils expect big things again from Fronckoski

Blue Devils expect big things again from Fronckoski

July 26th, 2014 8:41 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Friday, October 18, 2013. For most, it's just another date. Luke Fronckoski remembers it as the best night of his life.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Torbush says youth clinic serves future of ETSU football

Torbush says youth clinic serves future of ETSU football

July 26th, 2014 8:40 pm by Joe Avento

Carl Torbush has spent the past 13 months as the biggest salesman for his resurrected program. This time, his buyers were football players in the fourth through eighth grades.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Calabrese coming back to Johnson City with FIU

Calabrese coming back to Johnson City with FIU

July 26th, 2014 8:39 pm by Joe Avento

Former ETSU soccer Scott Calabrese, now at Florida International, will return to Johnson City on Sept. 16 for a match with the Bucs at Summers-Taylor Stadium.

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News Regional & National Education
Huffman weighed shutting down embattled Tennessee Virtual Academy

Huffman weighed shutting down embattled Tennessee Virtual Academy

July 26th, 2014 4:44 pm by Joey Garrison, The Tennessean

In a standoff over a struggling statewide cyber school, Tennessee Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman says he weighed pulling the plug altogether.

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Haslam says he was not told of unaccompanied minors

Haslam says he was not told of unaccompanied minors

July 26th, 2014 3:58 pm by Chas Sisk, The Tennessean

Gov. Bill Haslam says in a letter to President Barack Obama that his administration should have been informed about the placement of 760 unaccompanied minors in Tennessee.

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News Crime Regional & National
1 dead, 5 hurt in shooting in Knoxville

1 dead, 5 hurt in shooting in Knoxville

July 26th, 2014 3:50 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say one person was killed and five other people were injured in an early morning shooting in Knoxville.

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