Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Opinion
Re-elect Graybeal

Re-elect Graybeal

April 29th, 2014 8:46 am by WES McKINNEY

I am a deputy sheriff with the Washington County Sheriff's Office. I am writing this letter to let the citizens know that myself and every employee I have talked to support Sheriff Ed Graybeal. We do not need nor do we want a new sheriff.

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News Regional & National
Tornadoes tear through South, add to US death toll

Tornadoes tear through South, add to US death toll

April 29th, 2014 8:27 am by ADRIAN SAINZ and JEFF AMY, Associated Press

As the storm hopscotched across a large swath of the U.S., the overall death toll was at least 28, with 11 killed Monday and 17 Sunday in a band stretching from Oklahoma to Alabama.

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Commission shows animal passion as project payment passes unanimously

Commission shows animal passion as project payment passes unanimously

April 28th, 2014 9:59 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Washington County Commission on Monday unanimously approved a $150,000 payment to the Washington County-Johnson City Animal Control Board to help with construction of the new $2.3 million animal shelter on a 6.6-acre tract off North Roan Street.

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News Crime Local News

After 2 attorneys, 1 plea, 0 results in murder trial

April 28th, 2014 9:41 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man ordered to represent himself in an attempted murder case after dismissing two court-appointed attorneys decided to plead guilty to the charge Monday, then decided against it.

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Sports UT Sports

Tennessee hoops class takes another hit

April 28th, 2014 9:33 pm by AP

Tennessee has released 6-foot-8 forward CJ Turman from his letter of intent, leaving the Volunteers without any of the four basketball recruits who signed with them in November.

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Public notice issue derails Model Mill vote

Public notice issue derails Model Mill vote

April 28th, 2014 9:26 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City Commissioners will have to reconsider their recent decision to rezone the former Model Mill property to allow for an apartment complex.

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Land sakes: UCED options over 20-acre parcel in Dry Creek

Land sakes: UCED options over 20-acre parcel in Dry Creek

April 28th, 2014 9:22 pm by Brad Hicks

Time is of the essence when it comes to industrial recruitment, Unicoi County Economic Development Director Tish Oldham said, and it is crucial for governments to have property in hand when potential industries call.

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Sports Douglas Fritz High schools
Lady Devils in fine form for playoffs

Lady Devils in fine form for playoffs

April 28th, 2014 8:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tournament time comes for everybody this week, but Unicoi County's softball team got a jumpstart on momentum by winning the Tiny Day Classic in Greeneville on Sunday.

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Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

April 28th, 2014 7:44 pm by Associated Press

A 17-year-old boy who hid a loaded AK-47 assault rifle in a school bathroom and two loaded handguns in his backpack intended to "commit a violent act," a school official said, but the plan was foiled when his parents discovered the weapons missing at home

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Boone softball coach Wagner retires

Boone softball coach Wagner retires

April 28th, 2014 4:45 pm by Douglas Fritz

Daniel Boone head softball coach Rick Wagner has announced he will retire from coaching at the end of this season.

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