Johnson City Press Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Crime
Man arrested after officers say he assaulted, robbed woman

Man arrested after officers say he assaulted, robbed woman

February 16th, 2014 2:47 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested this weekend after police officers said he assaulted a woman and stole her purse.

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News Regional & National
Legacy of civil rights leaders source of fights

Legacy of civil rights leaders source of fights

February 16th, 2014 1:51 pm by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter recently walked up to the pulpit of the Atlanta church where her father preached and, in a painful public display, dissociated herself from her brothers. She accused them of plotting to sell their father's personal Bible

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Regional & National
Pastor dies after snake he was handling bit him

Pastor dies after snake he was handling bit him

February 16th, 2014 1:42 pm by The Tennessean

Kentucky Pastor Jamie Coots died Saturday night after he was bitten by a snake, according to Middlesboro Police Chief Jeff Sharpe.

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Sports High schools

Vikes top Science Hill, D-B beats Crockett by forcing OT with treys

February 15th, 2014 11:15 pm by Trey Williams

Tennessee Highs Caleb Easterling hit a 3-pointer with 3.5 seconds left to force overtime and the second-seeded Vikings went on to defeat Science Hill 52-51 in the semifinal nightcap in the District 1-AAA boys tournament.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Stetson no match for Bucs

Stetson no match for Bucs

February 15th, 2014 10:52 pm by Kelly Hodge

A crowd of 3,166 in the Dome saw a different kind of game than the typical grind-it-out affairs between the teams.

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News Videos Local News
Experts discuss helping ex-prisoners cope with society

Experts discuss helping ex-prisoners cope with society - VIDEO

February 15th, 2014 10:02 pm by Max Hrenda

For 19 years, Kenneth Bonner tried to prepare inmates for the outside world while he was an inmate himself. Upon his release on Nov. 18, 2011, however, he wasnt ready to stop his efforts to help prisoners and former prisoners re-integrate themselves into

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Community Videos Business & Technology
Home and Garden Show features something for do-it-yourselfers, leave-it-aloners alike

Home and Garden Show features something for do-it-yourselfers, leave-it-aloners alike - VIDEO

February 15th, 2014 9:47 pm by Tony Casey

The 45th Annual Home Sweet Home & Garden Show, put on by the Johnson City Area Home Builders Association at the Freedom Hall Civic Center, features displays and booths from about 80 vendors.

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News Local News
Positive results prompt probation program expansion

Positive results prompt probation program expansion

February 15th, 2014 9:20 pm by Becky Campbell

A specialized intensive probation program funded through a state crime-reduction grant has worked so well in Johnson City its being expanded to serve more criminal offenders.

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Photos Business & Technology
After prolonged doughnut drought, area now rich with shops

After prolonged doughnut drought, area now rich with shops

February 15th, 2014 9:11 pm by Tony Casey

A few years ago, someone in Johnson City would be hard-pressed to find a coffee spot with a fresh doughnut. Oh, how things change. Now there are almost a half-dozen donut shops for breakfast eaters to get their sweet fix.

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Crime Local News
Johnson City man charged with Valentine's Day assault

Johnson City man charged with Valentine's Day assault

February 15th, 2014 7:08 pm by Staff Reports

A city man was charged with assaulting his girlfriend on Valentines Day, Johnson City police said in a news release.

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