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Teacher's technical talent leads to mobile iPad lab at area school

Teacher's technical talent leads to mobile iPad lab at area school

June 5th, 2014 9:44 am by Contributed to the Press

Erica Preswood's "cabinet on wheels" is inspiring middle-school students at University High.

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Crime
Johnson City police arrest alleged tool thief after surveillance images released to local media

Johnson City police arrest alleged tool thief after surveillance images released to local media

June 5th, 2014 9:41 am by Staff Report

Clarence Adam Williams was recognized as the man who stole more than $1,900 worth of power tools from a residential construction site on May 3, police said.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Teddy bear GPS leads police to thief

Off the Wall News: Teddy bear GPS leads police to thief

June 5th, 2014 9:19 am by Associated Press

Alert: The bear is on the move. Repeat - the bear is on the move.

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Downtown flooding: Johnson City turns to Army Corps of Engineers for possible fix

Downtown flooding: Johnson City turns to Army Corps of Engineers for possible fix

June 5th, 2014 9:15 am by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners will consider an agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers tonight that would result in an evaluation of Brush and King creeks' water flow and be used to produce additional remedies for downtown flooding.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Yes, we really do live in a hiker's nirvana

June 5th, 2014 9:15 am by Johnny Molloy

In this outdoor writer job I travel a lot. And inevitably, after new friends learn I am from Johnson City, Tennessee, they invariably say, "Oh, what a beautiful area", or "That is a pretty part of the country." Know what? They are right.

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Police arrest man in elevator stabbing death of boy, 6

Police arrest man in elevator stabbing death of boy, 6

June 5th, 2014 9:08 am by JAKE PEARSON, Associated Press

A 7-year-old girl also was critically injured in the knife attack in a public housing complex.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

New pantry providing food assistance in Carter County

June 5th, 2014 8:40 am by Sue Guinn Legg

There's a new nonprofit food pantry in Elizabethton working hard to meet the need for food in Carter County.

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Opinion
Drug courts will help curb drug abuse

Drug courts will help curb drug abuse

June 5th, 2014 8:38 am by Johnson City Press

Prescription drug abuse has long been a problem in our region, where painkillers have replaced heroin and cocaine as recreation drugs of choice. It is a problem that costs Tennesseans millions of dollars annually in inflated health care bills and crowded

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Update: Eastman searching for cause of power outage that shut down plant, triggered emissions discharges

Update: Eastman searching for cause of power outage that shut down plant, triggered emissions discharges

June 5th, 2014 8:30 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

The company was "in the process of conducting a safe and orderly restart of operations and assessing the potential business and financial impacts of the shutdown."

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Suit challenges BZA's variance for complex

Suit challenges BZA's variance for complex

June 4th, 2014 8:58 pm by Nathan Baker

Plans to demolish a 100-year-old flour mill in Johnson City and build a five-building multifamily apartment complex in its place could be delayed again, this time from a legal challenge to a variance granted in April for the project.

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