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Valuable missing ring returned to owner by student

Valuable missing ring returned to owner by student

February 14th, 2014 9:17 pm by Becky Campbell

A few hours before a local doctor reported her diamond engagement ring lost earlier this month, an unsuspecting college student found an interesting piece of jewelry in a parking lot.

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Winter to throw one more punch before warming trend

Winter to throw one more punch before warming trend

February 14th, 2014 9:16 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite Fridays influx of warmer weather, meteorologists with the National Weather Service said the region will have at least one more bout of wintry weather before entering a warming trend.

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Fire call at Mullican Flooring Friday

February 14th, 2014 6:01 pm by Lee Talbert

Fire call at Mullican Flooring Friday

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Pet of the week 2-14-14

Pet of the week 2-14-14

February 14th, 2014 5:04 pm by Ron Campbell

Snowball is very loving and playful cat.

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UPDATE: King University leader resigns; students, faculty celebrate

UPDATE: King University leader resigns; students, faculty celebrate

February 14th, 2014 4:57 pm by Nathan Baker

The campus of King University erupted with triumphant jubilation Friday evening, when the schools president announced his immediate resignation.

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Rug store theft nets more than $4,000 in stolen merchandise

Rug store theft nets more than $4,000 in stolen merchandise

February 14th, 2014 3:42 pm by Staff Reports

The Johnson City Police Department is investigating a burglary of a local rug emporium which resulted in more than $4,000 worth of merchandise being stolen.

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Train vs pedestrian report leads police to marijuana, mushroom growing operation

Train vs pedestrian report leads police to marijuana, mushroom growing operation

February 14th, 2014 2:10 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A Southern Railroad engineer thought hed struck a man late Thursday night in Surgoinsville who was flashing his middle finger at the approaching train and then tried to jump off the tracks at the last second.

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Meltdown

February 14th, 2014 1:47 pm by Tony Duncan

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Oscar-nominated 'Precious' director Lee Daniels to speak at ETSU

Oscar-nominated 'Precious' director Lee Daniels to speak at ETSU

February 14th, 2014 1:46 pm by Contributed — ETSU

An Evening with Filmmaker Lee Daniels will be held at East Tennessee State University on Sunday, Feb. 23, at 8 p.m. in the D.P. Culp University Centers Martha Street Culp Auditorium.

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Taxpayers will be hurt by scrapping Hall Tax

Taxpayers will be hurt by scrapping Hall Tax

February 14th, 2014 12:26 pm by Johnson City Press

Abolishing the Hall Tax on investment income would create a major problem for city and county officials who are working now to prepare their budgets for the next fiscal year.

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