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5 charged in kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father after rescue in Atlanta

5 charged in kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father after rescue in Atlanta

April 10th, 2014 12:19 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

Authorities say Frank Arthur Janssen's kidnappers threatened to torture him and sent text messages to his wife making demands.

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News Business & Technology
Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

April 10th, 2014 11:24 am by Associated Press

Family Dollar said it believes the bad winter weather hurt its earnings by at least 5 cents per share.

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Community rallies to support Elizabethton newspaper's ex-carriers

Community rallies to support Elizabethton newspaper's ex-carriers

April 10th, 2014 10:54 am by John Thompson

Dixie's Diner has dedicated half its profits this week to the former Elizabethton Star carriers. The paper also recently laid off numerous staff members.

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News Photos Local News Outdoors
Updated: Bear menaces west Johnson City

Updated: Bear menaces west Johnson City

April 10th, 2014 10:23 am by Gary B. Gray

A large black bear is wreaking havoc in a neighborhood near Woodland Elementary School.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Fishing hardware can make your trip smoother

April 10th, 2014 10:03 am by Johnny Molloy

Fishing can be fun - and frustrating. However, a well-tooled fisherman will not only catch and eat more fish but also have an easier time doing it. Consider the following items to make your next angling experience more bountiful.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Youths to lead St. Jude Junkin' '

April 10th, 2014 9:50 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Friends of Luke Barnes will be out in force Saturday for a repeat of the benefit scrap metal drive conducted last fall at the Landmark Shopping Center on Sunset Drive.

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Opinion
Support WETS public radio during spring fundraiser

Support WETS public radio during spring fundraiser

April 10th, 2014 9:46 am by Johnson City Press

As we've said at this time of year many times before: Public radio may be free, but the programming heard on WETS-FM is not. That's why WETS needs your support. On Wednesday, the station kicked off its spring fundraiser.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: 85-year-old's lawsuit complains that male stripper did show at NY nursing home

Off the Wall News: 85-year-old's lawsuit complains that male stripper did show at NY nursing home

April 10th, 2014 9:19 am by Associated Press

John Ray, the attorney for Bernice Youngblood and her family, displayed a picture of a man in white briefs dancing in front of the woman at East Neck Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in September 2012.

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News Crime Regional & National
Update: Teen arrested after 3 killed, 1 wounded in Southeast Tennessee shooting

Update: Teen arrested after 3 killed, 1 wounded in Southeast Tennessee shooting

April 10th, 2014 8:59 am by Associated Press

A 19-year-old man has been arrested.

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Sunrise Over The North Shore

April 10th, 2014 8:48 am by Hunter Kittrell

Sunrise over the north shore of Haiti; about 30 minutes East of Cap Haitien. The beauty of this country is breathtaking and there is no where else I would rather be!

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