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The Dude abides: Testicular cancer survivor now helps raise awareness

The Dude abides: Testicular cancer survivor now helps raise awareness

June 2nd, 2014 10:04 am by Contributed to the Press

At age 29, John Taylor was diagnosed with Stage 3 testicular cancer. Now cancer-free, he has turned to the web to help others cope with the disease.

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Crime
Update: JC man charged with breaking into estranged wife's apartment, assaulting codefendant from previous home invasion

Update: JC man charged with breaking into estranged wife's apartment, assaulting codefendant from previous home invasion

June 2nd, 2014 9:59 am by Staff Report

Lance H. Hugley was arrested Saturday after a scuffle with a his cousin, a codefendant in an August case.

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Local News Business & Technology
ETSU pharmacy professor makes cover of national magazine

ETSU pharmacy professor makes cover of national magazine

June 2nd, 2014 9:30 am by Contributed to the Press

In the April issue, Sarah Melton was the subject of the magazine's "Provider Status Profile." For the May issue, she is featured on the cover for a story about managing patients with psychiatric disorders.

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Opinion
Should service animal rules be made more clear?

Should service animal rules be made more clear?

June 2nd, 2014 9:10 am by j

Just what is a service animal and where are they allowed to go?

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Columns Community Voices
What has happened  to women's empowerment?

What has happened to women's empowerment?

June 2nd, 2014 9:00 am by Rebecca Horvath

A recent conversation with my kids' pediatrician touched on the ever-evolving topic of women's empowerment. He wondered why, after years of women's empowerment, are we still not empowered? It's an excellent question.

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Opinion
Columnist Thomas Sowell manipulates, ignores the facts

Columnist Thomas Sowell manipulates, ignores the facts

June 2nd, 2014 8:54 am by BILL SMITH

When doctors treat their patients, they provide remedies that have been shown to be effective in multiple clinical trials. In other words, they thoughtfully consider the facts and then choose an appropriate course of action. In contrast, when politicians

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Opinion
Closing Legion Pool should be last option

Closing Legion Pool should be last option

June 2nd, 2014 8:52 am by Johnson City Press

Closing Legion Street Pool is a very bad idea, and we hope Johnson City leaders will explore other options before even contemplating draining this city's only public outdoor swimming pool.

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Columns Community Voices
Cliven Bundy is no conservative

Cliven Bundy is no conservative

June 2nd, 2014 8:52 am by Kenneth D. Gough

Cliven Bundy, you may know, is the Nevada rancher who is fighting the federal Bureau of Land Management over grazing rights for his cattle.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

1990 write-in campaign for Senate still memorable

June 2nd, 2014 8:48 am by Robert Houk

Carter County will be the battleground for four write-in campaigns for county offices in August, including one for sheriff. Regardless of how the race between Republican nominee Dexter Lunceford and incumbent Chris Mathes turns out, this race for sheriff

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Opinion
Bugs are back, could be carrying disease

Bugs are back, could be carrying disease

June 2nd, 2014 8:44 am by Johnson City Press

Ouch, they're back!We are, of course, talking about those pesky mosquitoes. And while most Americans consider mosquitoes to be nothing more than a nuisance, they do pose a real public health threat that can prove deadly for some.

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