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Update: 2 students say they were robbed at gunpoint on ETSU campus

Update: 2 students say they were robbed at gunpoint on ETSU campus

April 8th, 2014 1:51 am by Sam Watson

This morning's armed robbery was the second such incident reported on the campus in a matter of weeks.

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Speak Your Peace

April 7th, 2014 11:55 pm by Dave Boyd

Speak Your Peace Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressSpeak Your Peace Street Painting on the ETSU Campus BucStock Celebration

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Tennessee legislature abolishes jock tax

Tennessee legislature abolishes jock tax

April 7th, 2014 10:18 pm by Nate Raunrau, The Tennessean

The state legislature on Monday abolished the special tax professional hockey and basketball players pay when they play in Tennessee.

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TBI report: Crime down at local colleges, universities

TBI report: Crime down at local colleges, universities

April 7th, 2014 9:50 pm by Nathan Baker

Crime at East Tennessee State University in 2013 was at its lowest point in more than five years, statistics released Friday by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said.

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Boundless playground grant proposal ready for state submission

Boundless playground grant proposal ready for state submission

April 7th, 2014 9:48 pm by Max Hrenda

After spending more than three years in the planning process, the city's parks department gave a final stamp of approval to a proposal that could facilitate a playful addition to the city's most popular park.

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Trial date for murder suspects set

Trial date for murder suspects set

April 7th, 2014 9:42 pm by Becky Campbell

Three men charged in a fatal shooting last year - allegedly over drugs - are now set to stand trial this summer.

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Stormwater at forefront of downtown Erwin revitalization

Stormwater at forefront of downtown Erwin revitalization

April 7th, 2014 9:32 pm by Brad Hicks

Aesthetic and infrastructure improvements to Erwin's downtown area will continue to take shape in the coming months as work on the second phase of the town's downtown revitalization project is now under way.

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JC fighter to get UFC exposure

JC fighter to get UFC exposure

April 7th, 2014 7:10 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tyler Minton sees the Ultimate Fighter as the ultimate opportunity and has been willing to risk everything to pursue that dream.

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Reckless endangerment charge: Son allegedly chased down parents in vehicle because he wanted more money

Reckless endangerment charge: Son allegedly chased down parents in vehicle because he wanted more money

April 7th, 2014 4:57 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The amount he had asked for wasn't released, but Stroud reportedly had $10 in his possession when he was arrested.

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'Promising lead' emerges in hunt for Flight 370

'Promising lead' emerges in hunt for Flight 370

April 7th, 2014 4:51 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and NICK PERRY, Associated Press

After a month of failed hunting and finding debris that turned out to be ordinary flotsam, an Australian ship detected faint pings deep in the Indian Ocean in what an official called the "most promising lead" yet in the search for Flight 370.

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