Johnson City Press Thursday, August 21, 2014
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They don't call you 'honey' or 'darling' for nothing

They don't call you 'honey' or 'darling' for nothing

April 28th, 2014 10:59 am by Dan Kyte

Some of my friends (and some are surprised to hear I have friends) have asked why I haven't written anything for this column lately.

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Opinion
Lack of communication

Lack of communication

April 28th, 2014 10:51 am by FRANK BOLUS

Over the past few years an issue of communication appears to have developed between the legislative branch (County Commission) and the executive branch (county mayor). Perhaps it has something to do with committee attendance, again where information is sh

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Opinion
Wilderness expansion would be a huge win for Tennessee

Wilderness expansion would be a huge win for Tennessee

April 28th, 2014 10:50 am by Johnson City Press

Legislation to designate additional acreage in the Cherokee National Forest as wilderness areas has passed a crucial first test in Congress.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Church at the jail, Boss Hill's fundraising and other notes of the week

April 28th, 2014 10:45 am by Robert Houk

This week, a few notes from a political pundit's notebook. I'll begin with the Republican Primary for Washington County sheriff.

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Columns As I See It Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Troublemaker's visit makes for an exciting day at the museum

April 28th, 2014 10:39 am by Jan Hearne

In 1982, I worked as the director of a small county museum. After its grand opening, the board decided to admit everyone free of charge for the first week or so. We wanted to be the "people's museum" though the phrase had not yet been coined.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Man holds 2-year-old between himself and police in 5-hour standoff

Off the Wall News: Man holds 2-year-old between himself and police in 5-hour standoff

April 28th, 2014 10:10 am by JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner

An Interstate highway was closed while police negotiated with the man, who was wanted in a homicide investigation.

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News Regional & National
2 pedestrians killed, 3rd injured on I-40 shoulder in Knoxville

2 pedestrians killed, 3rd injured on I-40 shoulder in Knoxville

April 28th, 2014 9:57 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

At about 10:10 a.m. Sunday, Knoxville Police Department officers responded to multiple reports of three pedestrians struck on I-40 West.

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News Local News
'Runner Chef' combines his two hobbies to make helpful webisodes

'Runner Chef' combines his two hobbies to make helpful webisodes

April 28th, 2014 9:22 am by Tony Casey

Timmy Norman is always up for a challenge, whether in his kitchen or out on the pavement.

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News Photos Local News
UPDATE: 2 hospitalized after Monday morning crash

UPDATE: 2 hospitalized after Monday morning crash

April 28th, 2014 9:13 am by Staff Report

Two people were hospitalized after a two-car collision on Bristol Highway resulted in a car overturning.

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News Crime Regional & National Education

Caught in photos: Knox County fires deputy accused of choking UT student in handcuffs

April 28th, 2014 8:39 am by Staff Report

A copy of a termination notice on KCSO's website said Frank Phillips, 47, has been found "unsuitable for continued employment with the Sheriff's Office."

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