Johnson City Press Monday, December 22, 2014
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'No Comment': Lunceford won't talk about raises dished out by sheriff he ousted in election

'No Comment': Lunceford won't talk about raises dished out by sheriff he ousted in election

August 22nd, 2014 11:30 am by John Thompson

The raises will make the budget more difficult for Lunceford, who has already announced he will fill the chief deputy position with James Parrish, who bowed out of the sheriff's race before the primary in May and threw his support to Lunceford.

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News Local News Business & Technology
ETSU President Noland: Keep health care local

ETSU President Noland: Keep health care local

August 22nd, 2014 11:20 am by Nathan Baker

Wellmont Health System released a statement saying the search for a potential partner was narrowed to three systems, one regional and the other two from outside the area.

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Community
Local United Way wants you to be a 'Community Champion'

Local United Way wants you to be a 'Community Champion'

August 22nd, 2014 10:35 am by Sue Guinn Legg

United Way leaders and supporters gathered Thursday at Rotary Park to kick off this year's $1.725 million goal.

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News Local News Business & Technology
Home sales rise in Tri-Cities

Home sales rise in Tri-Cities

August 22nd, 2014 10:04 am by Nathan Baker

Johnson City led in home sales last month with 75, up from 60 last year.

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Crime
5th DUI comes after Erwin man burns rubber in Johnson City parking lot

5th DUI comes after Erwin man burns rubber in Johnson City parking lot

August 22nd, 2014 9:39 am by Staff Report

Jesse D. Britt was arrested after the incident at New Beginnings.

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Sports Local News
Winged Deer to feature 'the wildest half-mile water race'

Winged Deer to feature 'the wildest half-mile water race'

August 22nd, 2014 9:09 am by Tony Casey

Todd Brinkman, race director for the U.S. Championship Outboard Hydroplane Title Series, admits there is an element of danger in the event at Winged Deer Park on Sept. 12-14, but that's the nature of the sport.

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Mystery Diner
Country cookin' for country folks: Where else but Shorties?

Country cookin' for country folks: Where else but Shorties?

August 22nd, 2014 9:01 am by Mystery Diner

The valley of the Nolichucky River is a real East Tennessee treasure. From its untamed origins high in the mountains the river descends, enrobed in the emerald glory of the Cherokee National Forest. Too soon, the river leaves the crags and cliffs of the A

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Acoustic Coffeehouse welcomes Elle Carpenter for a Sunday show

Acoustic Coffeehouse welcomes Elle Carpenter for a Sunday show

August 22nd, 2014 8:55 am by Staff Reports

Elle Carpenter will be performing at the Acoustic Coffeehouse in Johnson City on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 10 p.m. She has a new single out, "See The Light."

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Foggy Valley Gang brings slapstick comedy to Kingsport's Lamplight Theatre

Foggy Valley Gang brings slapstick comedy to Kingsport's Lamplight Theatre

August 22nd, 2014 8:52 am by Staff Reports

The Foggy Valley Gang is synonymous with over-the-top slapstick comedy. The south's favorite "redneck" family will once again bring another farcical episode to LampLight Theatre in Kingsport. The comedic gang will bring the old creepy Appalachian traditio

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Community Local Entertainment
Legendary bluegrass band The Grascals to play Tent Jams

Legendary bluegrass band The Grascals to play Tent Jams

August 22nd, 2014 8:49 am by Staff Reports

Tent Jams, Abingdon's premiere music lineup, continues on Thursday, Aug. 28, with the legendary bluegrass band The Grascals.

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