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Press to host county mayor, sheriff candidate forum April 1

Press to host county mayor, sheriff candidate forum April 1

March 22nd, 2014 9:33 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Johnson City Press is sponsoring a Community Editorial Board meeting April 1 at the International Storytelling Center in Jonesborough in which candidates for Washington County mayor and sheriff will participate in a question-and-answer forum.

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ETSU-Furman Quidditch Match

March 22nd, 2014 9:21 pm by Dave Boyd

Press photographer Dave Boyd was on-hand when the ETSU Quidditch team captured the snitch for the win against Furman University Saturday afternoon.

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Plans for Kingsport's new sports complex starting to take shape

Plans for Kingsport's new sports complex starting to take shape

March 22nd, 2014 8:56 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

The Model City is getting the ball rolling on its new sports complex.

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Man arrested on 13 drug charges

Man arrested on 13 drug charges

March 22nd, 2014 8:50 pm by Staff Reports

A man was arrested after police said his residence had been under investigation for suspected drug activity.

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Pro-Russian forces storm Ukrainian base in Crimea

Pro-Russian forces storm Ukrainian base in Crimea

March 22nd, 2014 8:21 pm by ADAM PEMBLE and YURAS KARMANAU, Associated Press

Ukraine's armed forces took what may prove to be one of their final stands Saturday in Crimea, as pro-Russian forces stormed and seized control of an air force base amid a barrage of gunfire and explosions.

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Appeals court halts gay marriages in Michigan

Appeals court halts gay marriages in Michigan

March 22nd, 2014 7:36 pm by EMMA FIDEL, Associated Press

Same-sex couples rushed to Michigan county clerk's offices Saturday to get hitched a day after a judge overturned the state's constitutional ban on gay marriage, and several hundred managed to do so before an appeals court reinstituted the ban, at least t

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City man arrested after police say he assaulted girlfriend with chair, frying pan

City man arrested after police say he assaulted girlfriend with chair, frying pan

March 22nd, 2014 1:28 pm by Staff Reports

A city man was arrested after police said they were told he assaulted his girlfriend with a chair and frying pan.

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Groups combine forces to help feed folks with locally grown ingredients

Groups combine forces to help feed folks with locally grown ingredients

March 21st, 2014 9:54 pm by Staff Report

During a special event held at a local cafe, local residents had a chance to sample free tapas dishes such as lamb kabobs, vegetarian ratatouille and spinach-pepper-and parmesan-stuffed mushrooms.

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Local lawmaker's bill criminalizing U.N. observers passes

Local lawmaker's bill criminalizing U.N. observers passes

March 21st, 2014 9:49 pm by Gary B. Gray

Legislation sponsored by state Rep. Micah Van Huss, R-Jonesborough, aimed at preventing members of the United Nations from monitoring elections in Tennessee passed the full House Thursday by a vote of 75-20.

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Medical students' next steps revealed

Medical students' next steps revealed

March 21st, 2014 9:44 pm by Tony Casey

Just before the East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine made its Match Day announcements, declaring where medical students will be completing the residency portion of their pursuits to become doctors, Debbie Bailey said she was rather

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