Johnson City Press Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Guilty: Man accused of killing woman, dumping body in Watauga Lake gets plea deal

Guilty: Man accused of killing woman, dumping body in Watauga Lake gets plea deal

August 11th, 2014 10:11 am by Becky Campbell

Steven Odell Bennett was set to go to trial in October for the 2012 strangulation death of 28-year-old Vonda Donaldson in Johnson City.

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Community Heritage
Johnny Cash boyhood home renovated and ready to open

Johnny Cash boyhood home renovated and ready to open

August 11th, 2014 9:50 am by Cindy Watts, The Tennessean

Joanne Cash Yates remembers sitting on the front porch swing of her family's home as a child with her baby doll, slowly drifting back and forth as she sang little songs she made up to pass the time.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

U-Haul, Model Mill signs of the times

August 11th, 2014 9:24 am by Robert Houk

Making sure downtown doesn't drown every time it comes a heavy downpour will continue the unprecedented investment and growth in the business district.

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Opinion
Should major upgrades be made to Freedom Hall?

Should major upgrades be made to Freedom Hall?

August 11th, 2014 7:53 am by Johnson City Press

Times have changed and so have musical and cultural tastes, but not a whole lot has changed at Freedom Hall. It has the same heating, cooling and ventilation system that it did when the facility opened in 1974.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Probe: No sign of criminal intent in Stewart crash

Probe: No sign of criminal intent in Stewart crash

August 11th, 2014 6:48 am by AP

On Sunday, Ontario County Sheriff Philip Povero said that investigators also don't have any evidence at this point in the investigation to support criminal intent. But he also said that criminal charges have not been ruled out.

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Sports High schools
Johnson County football has family atmosphere

Johnson County football has family atmosphere

August 11th, 2014 6:42 am by Joe Avento

First-year head coach Don Kerley inherited a team with five of his nephews. In addition, his twin brother, Tom, will be the defensive coordinator.

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Sports JC Cards
Cardinals see winning streak come to an end

Cardinals see winning streak come to an end

August 10th, 2014 11:02 pm by Douglas Fritz

"Horrible," said Cardinals manager Johnny Rodriguez. "It was the worst game we've played all year."

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News Local News
With election behind him, Graybeal looks to future of county law enforcement

With election behind him, Graybeal looks to future of county law enforcement

August 10th, 2014 9:24 pm by Becky Campbell

On Friday, the day after officially being re-elected as sheriff of Washington County, Ed Graybeal was out in the rain picking up campaign signs.

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News Community Local News
No mirror needed: Lineup set for Fairest of the Fair pageant

No mirror needed: Lineup set for Fairest of the Fair pageant

August 10th, 2014 9:16 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

Area beauties will compete in the annual Fairest of the Fair contest at the Appalachian Fair on Aug. 18.

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Community Local News
Meet Your Neighbor: For Corintha Duncan, ETSU welcome never worn out

Meet Your Neighbor: For Corintha Duncan, ETSU welcome never worn out

August 10th, 2014 8:54 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

Newcomers to East Tennessee State University want to know various things about the institution. Information about tuition, scholarships, housing, meal plans, athletics, safety and campus life are just some of the things that prospective students and their

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