Johnson City Press Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Local News
Chamber shows appreciation for local agriculture

Chamber shows appreciation for local agriculture

March 26th, 2014 10:51 am by Sue Guinn Legg

ETSU football coach Carl Torbush, Farm Bureau's Charlie the farmer among those at the inaugural event.

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News
Former TV judge challenges contempt charges

Former TV judge challenges contempt charges

March 26th, 2014 10:13 am by AP

Judge Joe Brown was charged with five counts of contempt in a Tennessee courtroom earlier this week. Now, he says he will challenge those charges.

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Regional & National
Navy football player, Knoxville native dies in coma

Navy football player, Knoxville native dies in coma

March 26th, 2014 9:55 am by AP

Will McKamey collapsed during football practice three days prior to dying on Tuesday. The freshman running back is from Knoxville where he played high school ball at Grace Christian Academy.

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Local News
Tidbits from the 'Good News' page

Tidbits from the 'Good News' page

March 26th, 2014 9:20 am by Staff Report

This month's 'Good News' page, featured on 6A of the March 26 newspaper, features all kinds of people and organizations doing good in the neighborhood. Here's a few tidbits from the page:

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Local News
People across nation #shinelikethestars

People across nation #shinelikethestars

March 26th, 2014 8:54 am by Kristen Swing

Hundreds commit random acts of kindness in honor of Taylor Scout Smith, a young girl who died earlier this year

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Opinion
Gough refuses to see health care reality

Gough refuses to see health care reality

March 26th, 2014 8:46 am by DR. ANDREW SPITZNAS

How distasteful that your Community Voices columnist Kenneth Gough exploited the story of a local man's battle with (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) ALS to revive Sarah Palin's scare tactics about "death panels."

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Opinion
More should be done to stop pill mills, Rx abuse

More should be done to stop pill mills, Rx abuse

March 26th, 2014 8:44 am by Johnson City Press

Health care experts have ranked Tennessee at second per capita in the nation for prescription drug abuse.

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News Crime Regional & National
Ex-cop kills himself on Interstate in Tennessee

Ex-cop kills himself on Interstate in Tennessee

March 26th, 2014 8:04 am by Chattanooga Times Free Press

Charles Keith Murphree, 44, committed suicide between the towns of Jasper and Kimball on the westbound side of the interstate, bringing traffic to a halt Tuesday afternoon.

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News Crime Entertainment Regional & National
Judge Joe Brown challenging Tennessee contempt of court charges

Judge Joe Brown challenging Tennessee contempt of court charges

March 26th, 2014 7:41 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

Brown, whose nationally syndicated TV show was canceled last year, is running in the Democratic primary for district attorney general in Shelby County.

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Bill to end Tennessee motorcycle helmet law fails

Bill to end Tennessee motorcycle helmet law fails

March 26th, 2014 7:37 am by Max Hrenda

"I've got some constituents who are very passionate behind it, and I lean toward letting our citizens exercise as much freedom as possible" - Senate bill sponsor Mike Bell, R-Riceville.

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