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3 Florida inmates missing after jail blast located; 2 others dead

3 Florida inmates missing after jail blast located; 2 others dead

May 1st, 2014 2:33 pm by MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL, Associated Press

An apparent gas explosion all but destroyed a jail in the Florida Panhandle, killing two inmates and injuring more than 180 people, and officials lost track of three inmates in the chaos, authorities said Thursday.

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It's prom season for Science Hill

It's prom season for Science Hill

May 1st, 2014 2:33 pm by Staff Reports

We're looking for your prom photos, past and present. PLUS, one Science Hill student has a question to ask.

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Crime Jonesborough
Sheriff: More arrests expected in Washington Co. meth lab discovery

Sheriff: More arrests expected in Washington Co. meth lab discovery

May 1st, 2014 2:16 pm by Staff Report

A traffic stop led sheriff's deputies to a meth lab in the Clarks Creek area of southern Washington County on Wednesday, resulting in one arrest.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Nolichucky River Gorge-ous

May 1st, 2014 9:02 am by Johnny Molloy

Just above Erwin, the Nolichucky River departs a deep gorge, where it cuts through the main Appalachian mountain chain dividing North Carolina and Tennessee.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Bluegrass concert to benefit squad

May 1st, 2014 8:55 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Bluegrass to the Rescue, a second annual community concert featuring some of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia's best bluegrass talent to help support the Bluff City Rescue Squad, will get underway at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Bluff City Elementary

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Opinion
Good government

Good government

May 1st, 2014 8:46 am by BISHOP MATTHEW A. BARBER

"The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord, and he delights in his way." Psalm 37:23.

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Opinion
Don't wait: early voting ends today

Don't wait: early voting ends today

May 1st, 2014 8:45 am by Johnson City Press

Today is the last day to vote early in Tuesday's Republican Primary. If you haven't already cast a vote, our question to you is: "What are you waiting for?"

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Washington County school district hires attorney to collect money

Washington County school district hires attorney to collect money

May 1st, 2014 8:45 am by Nathan Baker

Attorney to negotiate with or take legal action against Jonesborough and Johnson City to obtain $3.4 million the district said it should have been paid out of liquor-by-the-drink tax collections.

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Local News
Next chapter of mill saga starts tonight

Next chapter of mill saga starts tonight

May 1st, 2014 8:31 am by Gary B. Gray

A failure by the city of Johnson City to place adequate notice of a public meeting in the newspaper has resulted in the return to square one.

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Library After Hours

April 30th, 2014 11:55 pm by Dave Boyd

Library After Hours Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressThe Johnson City Library showcases its Geek The Library campaign with a display of city services.There was a surprise dedication of the Polly Peterson Reading Room in honor of the Board Member.The Junior Lea

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