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Drugs, inmate deaths among hot topics in sheriff candidate debate

Drugs, inmate deaths among hot topics in sheriff candidate debate

April 1st, 2014 10:19 pm by Becky Campbell

Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal and his challenger in the upcoming election, Craig Ford, went head to head Tuesday night at a Johnson City Press sponsored candidate forum, offering voters a glimpse at their position on a variety of topics.

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Packed house watches county mayor candidates square off

Packed house watches county mayor candidates square off

April 1st, 2014 10:04 pm by Gary B. Gray

Candidates for Washington County mayor participated Tuesday in the Johnson City Press-sponsored Community Editorial Board meeting at the International Storytelling Center in Jonesborough - a venue packed to its capacity, with many left standing outside.

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Take Back the Night

April 1st, 2014 9:00 pm by Dave Boyd

Take Back the Night Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressA candlelight vigil was held at the DP Culp patio on the campus of ETSU to honor sexual/personal violence survivors Tuesday night.

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Later date might help Bristol spring race

Later date might help Bristol spring race

April 1st, 2014 7:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's a huge weekend for local racing and with zero percent chance of rain in the forecast for Sunday, it's also a weekend when many local fans will be asking the question, "What if?"

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Study on U.S. children's well-being finds striking racial disparities

Study on U.S. children's well-being finds striking racial disparities

April 1st, 2014 6:48 pm by Associated Press

The report, released Tuesday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, detailed nationwide racial disparities that put Asian and white children in a far more advantageous position than black, Latino and American Indian children.

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Carter Co. substitute teacher accused of stapling 3 students

Carter Co. substitute teacher accused of stapling 3 students

April 1st, 2014 5:59 pm by John Thompson

A substitute teacher with the Carter County School System has been dismissed and is facing criminal charges after she allegedly stapled three children at Central Elementary School on Monday.

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Deputies say woman arrested after she tried to seduce, offer drugs to teen

Deputies say woman arrested after she tried to seduce, offer drugs to teen

April 1st, 2014 5:27 pm by Staff Report

Washington County sheriff's deputies arrested a Johnson City woman after a teenager told them she gave him drugs and tried to have sex with him.

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Off the Wall News: Archbishop buys $2.2 million Atlanta mansion

Off the Wall News: Archbishop buys $2.2 million Atlanta mansion

April 1st, 2014 4:43 pm by RAY HENRY and RACHEL ZOLL, Associated Press

The Tudor-style mansion, stretching nearly 6,400 square feet, includes two dining rooms and a safe room.

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Update: Full story on accused downtown Johnson City killer bound over

Update: Full story on accused downtown Johnson City killer bound over

April 1st, 2014 4:25 pm by Becky Campbell

Jamarcus L. Jackson faces a Criminal Court hearing May 16.

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Caught on video: Fight posted on Facebook prompts three Kingsport arrests

Caught on video: Fight posted on Facebook prompts three Kingsport arrests

April 1st, 2014 4:10 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport woman's decision to post a Facebook video of her fighting a juvenile has prompted her own arrest, along with two additional adults who didn't immediately intervene, appearing to encourage the confrontation.

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