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Annex steps: Johnson City approves recommendations for shift in state annexation law

Annex steps: Johnson City approves recommendations for shift in state annexation law

March 6th, 2015 9:37 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners on Thursday approved 11 recommendations they hope state legislators will use to amend Public Chapter 707, annexation legislation passed last year that left both the city and Washington County officials calling for changes.

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Commissioners want action on adequate downtown parking

Commissioners want action on adequate downtown parking

March 6th, 2015 9:34 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City officials are moving aggressively to address the need for increased downtown parking, beginning with striping streets, enforcing two-hour parking, additional signage and the possible implementation of parking meters.

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And many more: Broadmore resident Harry Feigin celebrates 102nd birthday

And many more: Broadmore resident Harry Feigin celebrates 102nd birthday

March 6th, 2015 9:30 pm by Jessica Fuller

Dozens of residents crowded in Broadmore Senior Living's activity room Friday afternoon as Harry Feigin blew out the candles on his 102nd birthday cake.

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Downtown Johnson City restaurant owners supportive of parking proposals

Downtown Johnson City restaurant owners supportive of parking proposals

March 6th, 2015 9:13 pm by Nathan Baker

Downtown restauranteurs are widely supportive of the city's recent talks to aggressively pursue turnover, saying the stepped-up discussions of strict enforcement and new parking time limits, though potentially aggravating to those ticketed, are positive s

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Police say brazen thief wheeled jewelry case out of Kmart

Police say brazen thief wheeled jewelry case out of Kmart

March 6th, 2015 5:22 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

It contained $9,000 worth of earrings.

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Carter County jailer, inmates, residents charged in contraband ring

Carter County jailer, inmates, residents charged in contraband ring

March 6th, 2015 5:04 pm by Staff Report

A Carter County jailer, five inmates and four area residents have all been arrested in connection with an alleged contraband ring.

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State Police recover body from car in SW Virginia river

State Police recover body from car in SW Virginia river

March 6th, 2015 5:01 pm by NET News Service

As the car tried to drive through the water, the car began to float. Its driver was able to escape the car, but the passenger was swept away with the vehicle into the Russell Fork River.

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Massachusetts State Police track down Johnson City murder suspect

Massachusetts State Police track down Johnson City murder suspect

March 6th, 2015 4:36 pm by Becky Campbell

Anthony Hardaway, aka Toney and Tone, 34, of North Adams, Mass. was arrested without incident in a Williamstown residence, according to a Massachusetts State Police press release.

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ETSU issues scam alert

ETSU issues scam alert

March 6th, 2015 3:46 pm by Contributed to the Press

The caller insisted the student owed ETSU money and asked for a credit card number for payment over the phone.

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