Johnson City Press Tuesday, April 28, 2015
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Strickland to head Science Hill girls' program

Strickland to head Science Hill girls' program

April 25th, 2015 11:17 pm by Jeff Birchfield

David Strickland, Science Hill's current boys' head coach, has been named the girls' coach following the resignation of Megan Harmon.

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'Toppers shut out Knox West

'Toppers shut out Knox West

April 25th, 2015 11:16 pm by Staff Report

Lucas Altman scored a hat trick and assisted on another goal by Miller Franklin in Science Hill's 4-0 victory over Knox West on Saturday afternoon at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Exposed shoreline reveals more trash, litter for annual Boone Lake cleanup

Exposed shoreline reveals more trash, litter for annual Boone Lake cleanup

April 25th, 2015 10:43 pm by Jessica Fuller

Rusted nails, syringes and countless old tires.Those aren't things most people would want in their backyard, but volunteers find them - and much more - in Boone Lake each year during the Boone Lake volunteer cleanup.

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Erwin woman charged with obtaining drugs falsely

Erwin woman charged with obtaining drugs falsely

April 25th, 2015 10:38 pm by Staff Report

An Erwin woman was charged Friday with picking up someone's prescription without authorization from that person, Johnson City police said in a news release.

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Majority of ETSU's Quillen graduates heading into primary care

Majority of ETSU's Quillen graduates heading into primary care

April 25th, 2015 10:35 pm by Tony Casey

As the world of health care dramatically changes around East Tennessee State University's Quillen College of Medicine, Dr. Kenneth Olive, a professor and associate dean for academic and faculty affairs, is still seeing medical students follow specialities

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Hundreds attend annual Coptic Conference for conversation with universe, enlightenment

Hundreds attend annual Coptic Conference for conversation with universe, enlightenment - VIDEO

April 25th, 2015 10:31 pm by Jessica Fuller

This weekend, Johnson City is playing host to the 24th-annual Coptic Fellowship International Southern Conference, which so far has drawn more than 400 people this year to the Holiday Inn on West Springbrook Drive.

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3 charged with vandalism of vacated business

3 charged with vandalism of vacated business

April 25th, 2015 10:24 pm by Staff Report

Three people were charged by Johnson City Police Department officers Friday evening after a call to respond to 1416 S. Roan St. on a report of several individuals inside a vacated business, the department said in a news release.

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The battle must end:  Health care officials say merger is best route to serve community

The battle must end: Health care officials say merger is best route to serve community

April 25th, 2015 10:21 pm by Nathan Baker

In merging the Tri-Cities' two health care nonprofits, Alan Levine says he hopes to tear down the curtains pulled in place over the past two decades separating communities and people into one hospital system or the other.

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Man gets 20 years in musician's murder

Man gets 20 years in musician's murder

April 25th, 2015 10:12 pm by Stacey Barchenger, The Tennessean

Nashville Criminal Court Judge Steve Dozier did not buy Chris Ferrell's claims that Ferrell shot and killed his friend, country musician Wayne Mills, in self-defense.

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Man arrested on charges placed in 2009

Man arrested on charges placed in 2009

April 25th, 2015 10:07 pm by Staff Report

A man wanted in the 2009 theft of two flat-screen televisions was arrested Saturday, a news release from the Johnson City Police Department said.

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