Johnson City Press Saturday, May 30, 2015
Opinion
Should the legal drinking age be lowered in Tennessee?

Should the legal drinking age be lowered in Tennessee?

February 2nd, 2015 11:16 am by Johnson City Press

According to the World Health Organization, the United States is among the few developed nations (Iceland, Japan, South Korea and Thailand being the others) with a minimum drinking age over 18.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Learning to love the red-light cameras

February 2nd, 2015 10:44 am by Robert Houk

I know it is not a popular thing to say, and I'm sure saying it will earn me a few snarky emails, but I'm going to say it anyway.

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Sports
Did Pete Carroll blow the Super Bowl for the Seahawks?

Did Pete Carroll blow the Super Bowl for the Seahawks?

February 2nd, 2015 10:19 am by Associated Press

Rookie Malcolm Butler picked off Russell Wilson's short throw while Marshawn Lynch watched.

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News Sports Entertainment
Super Bowl sets record overnight ratings for game

Super Bowl sets record overnight ratings for game

February 2nd, 2015 10:06 am by Associated Press

The Nielsen company said Monday the game had a 49.7 rating in the nation's largest media markets, up 4 percent over last year's game.

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UPDATE: School closures for Tuesday

UPDATE: School closures for Tuesday

February 2nd, 2015 9:24 am by Tony Casey

While incoming weather fronts might not impact the way Johnson Citians get around in the flatter areas of the region, snow in the higher elevations is causing two local school systems to dismiss early.

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Bonnie Kate Kitchen to provide pathway to workforce

Bonnie Kate Kitchen to provide pathway to workforce

February 1st, 2015 9:49 pm by Jessica Fuller

For 89 years, the Bonnie Kate Theatre has charmed the Elizabethton community with movies, food, music and plays.Now, its owners are taking it in a new direction to help the youth in the community.

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Thirsty? Craft beers to flow in Tri-Cites in April

Thirsty? Craft beers to flow in Tri-Cites in April

February 1st, 2015 9:45 pm by Tony Casey

A special brew that has been in the works for some time now is about to unleashed on craft beer lovers in the Tri-Cities area.

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Fiber optic pilot project set to start in Erwin area

Fiber optic pilot project set to start in Erwin area

February 1st, 2015 9:41 pm by Brad Hicks

Erwin Utilities is ready to roll out its Fiber-to-the-Premise pilot project, and officials with the utilities provider hope that by early next month a number of its customers will be speeding down the information superhighway.

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Meet Your Neighbor: Promoter steers way between racing, entertainment

Meet Your Neighbor: Promoter steers way between racing, entertainment

February 1st, 2015 9:37 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Ernie Collins has been the proverbial "jack of all trades" over his lifetime.Now 71, he owns Computer Graphics, a local sign company operated out of a garage behind his house.

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Photo gallery: Downtown crash leaves vehicle in side of restaurant

February 1st, 2015 5:52 pm by Jessica Fuller

Hope Hamilton and Diane Brabson were enjoying a quiet lunch Sunday afternoon at the Main Street Pizza Company when a red vehicle crashed into the side of the building next to their table.

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