Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Sliding sales prompt promise for change at McDonald's

Sliding sales prompt promise for change at McDonald's

October 22nd, 2014 7:21 am by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

After posting yet another disappointing quarter, McDonald's CEO Don Thompson said Tuesday the company hasn't been keeping up with the times and that changes are in store for its U.S. restaurants.

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McDonald's promises changes: 1 of 10 Things to Know for Today

McDonald's promises changes: 1 of 10 Things to Know for Today

October 22nd, 2014 7:16 am by Staff Report

Your daily glance at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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City hires firm to lobby state legislature

City hires firm to lobby state legislature

October 21st, 2014 10:26 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City administrators, commissioners and staff hope to benefit from a Nashville lobbying firm hired to monitor the General Assembly and act as an advocate for legislation beneficial to the city.

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Little Free Libraries checking out, in on Tree Streets

Little Free Libraries checking out, in on Tree Streets

October 21st, 2014 10:22 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Residents of Johnson City's Tree Street neighborhoods have joined the worldwide Little Free Library organization in the totally free exchange of books.

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Sports High schools
Adams nets three to lift Cyclones in Region

Adams nets three to lift Cyclones in Region

October 21st, 2014 10:05 pm by Douglas Fritz

Three goals by Elizabethton senior Hannah Adams helped the Lady Cyclones move past Grainger 4-0 in a Region 1-A/AA semifinal soccer contest Tuesday night at Rider Field.

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Lady 'Toppers end season in Region semifinal

Lady 'Toppers end season in Region semifinal

October 21st, 2014 10:05 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jefferson County scored three goals in the first five minutes and four in the first 19 minutes to defeat Science Hill 4-0 on Tuesday night in the Region 1-AAA girls' soccer semifinal at Leroy Shannon Field.

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Sports UT Sports
Vols' offensive woes show no signs of ending

Vols' offensive woes show no signs of ending

October 21st, 2014 10:05 pm by AP

Tennessee has failed to score a touchdown in its last two SEC games and has given up nearly twice as many sacks as any other SEC team. The Volunteers had zero net yards rushing and gave up seven sacks last week in a 34-3 loss at No. 3 Mississippi.

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Bucs' next scrimmage homecoming for D-B alums

Bucs' next scrimmage homecoming for D-B alums

October 21st, 2014 10:04 pm by Joe Avento

If the home cooking at East Tennessee State's next football scrimmage is anything like at the previous one, the fans in Kingsport are going to have a good time on Thursday.

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Sports Business & Technology
Edge training facility closing doors after 11 years

Edge training facility closing doors after 11 years

October 21st, 2014 10:00 pm by Trey Williams

A who's who of area players utilized the Edge Performance Sports Training Center facility to improve pitching, hitting and fielding. But the large building at 2615 South Roan Street made for a tough business model, and it will close up shop on Nov. 15.

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NASCAR could get stuck with another one-win champ

NASCAR could get stuck with another one-win champ

October 21st, 2014 9:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Will justice be served in NASCAR's "Chase for the Sprint Cup" championship? To this point, it has been to a certain extent.

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