Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 30, 2014
News Local News Election 2014
Will 13-vote margin hold? May 6 primary results to be certified today

Will 13-vote margin hold? May 6 primary results to be certified today

May 22nd, 2014 12:03 am by Gary B. Gray

The May 6 Republican primary yielded a Washington County sheriff's race decided by 10 fingers and three toes and a controversial mistake that turned election night upside down for contestants vying for three 6th District County Commission seats.

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Sports High schools
Hilltoppers' booted from state tourney by Franklin

Hilltoppers' booted from state tourney by Franklin

May 21st, 2014 10:43 pm by Douglas Fritz

Franklin defeated the Hilltoppers 3-0 in the semifinals of the Class AAA state tournament at Richard Siegel Soccer Complex.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Update: Region has its own American Idol

Update: Region has its own American Idol

May 21st, 2014 9:59 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Caleb Johnson was crowned season 13 champion tonight.

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Patient increase allows MSHA to add 100 nurses

Patient increase allows MSHA to add 100 nurses

May 21st, 2014 9:14 pm by Nathan Baker

After several quarters of shedding jobs, Mountain States Health Alliance, one of the region's largest employers, was finally able to announce some hiring gains Wednesday.

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Photo exchange to tell region's history in pictures

Photo exchange to tell region's history in pictures

May 21st, 2014 8:56 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Heritage Alliance of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia is inviting the community to join them in a "Throwback Thursday Then and Now Photo Exchange" to showcase people and places in Jonesborough and around the region 20 or more years ago and a

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Sports High schools
UH girls bow out of state tourney

UH girls bow out of state tourney

May 21st, 2014 8:52 pm by Douglas Fritz

Reserve senior Kutu Hall hit her first-ever home run but it wasn't enough to spark the Lady Bucs to victory as they fell 12-6 to Huntingdon in the Class A State softball tournament.

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Sports ETSU Sports Kelly Hodge
Bucs' soccer coach Oshoniyi gets to work

Bucs' soccer coach Oshoniyi gets to work

May 21st, 2014 8:51 pm by Kelly Hodge

Bo Oshoniyi thought he had a good base to build on when he took over as East Tennessee State's head soccer coach almost two months ago. He hasn't seen anything to change his mind.

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Blue Plum event sure to be a real Brewhaha

Blue Plum event sure to be a real Brewhaha

May 21st, 2014 8:47 pm by Tony Casey

What better way is there to enhance the Blue Plum Festival's lineup of musical talents than to add suds from 20 different craft beers into the mix?

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Delay in TCAP scores won't delay local report cards

Delay in TCAP scores won't delay local report cards

May 21st, 2014 8:43 pm by Nathan Baker

When report cards go home this month, the final grades for hundreds of students in the area will not include scores that were mandated by the state three years ago to be averaged in as achievement measures.

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JCPD increasing patrols for holiday weekend

JCPD increasing patrols for holiday weekend

May 21st, 2014 8:25 pm by Staff Reports

Police in the Johnson City area said they will increase the amount of officers on the roads for Memorial Day weekend.

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