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Should minimum wage be raised?

Should minimum wage be raised?

February 3rd, 2014 11:49 am by Johnson City Press

During his State of the Union address last week, President Barack Obama said he plans to raise the minimum wage for workers under federal contracts to $10.10 per hour.

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Elizabethton school bus fleet halted by vandals

Elizabethton school bus fleet halted by vandals

February 3rd, 2014 9:10 am by John Thompson

Schools remained on regular schedule. Principals were instructed to note absentees among bus riders.

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Tennessee voters elected these representatives

Tennessee voters elected these representatives

February 3rd, 2014 9:04 am by RANDY TAYLOR

This letter is in response to Robert Houk’s column on Jan. 26. I could care less about what the American Civil Liberties Union is doing.

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Gov. Haslam leading assault on state public education

February 3rd, 2014 8:58 am by Robert Houk

Public schools are under siege in this country, and Tennessee is one of the key battleground states.

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Road rules: What to do in funeral procession

Road rules: What to do in funeral procession

February 3rd, 2014 8:51 am by Johnson City Press

Driver Education 101: What a motorist should do when encountering a funeral procession.

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Seahawks defense dominates Super Bowl

Seahawks defense dominates Super Bowl

February 2nd, 2014 10:57 pm by The Associated Press

The Seahawks won their first Super Bowl crown in overpowering fashion, punishing Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 43-8. That masterful defense, the NFL’s stingiest, never let the five-time MVP get going, disarming the highest-scoring offense in leagu

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Unicoi sheriff says he needs storage building, but commissioners not happy about footing bill

Unicoi sheriff says he needs storage building, but commissioners not happy about footing bill

February 2nd, 2014 9:47 pm by Brad Hicks

Although the official end of the winter is still some time away, mowing season is not far from Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley’s mind.

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Music holds key to life for singer/songwriter

Music holds key to life for singer/songwriter

February 2nd, 2014 9:45 pm by Becky Campbell

Jon Foulk is like a lot of Johnson City residents. He wasn’t born here, he wasn’t raised here, but now that he lives here, he’s not too interested in leaving.

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One ACRE Cafe draws crowd, offers experience

One ACRE Cafe draws crowd, offers experience

February 2nd, 2014 9:42 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Just less than two months from its Dec. 4 opening, the popularity of the nonprofit One ACRE Cafe is undisputed.

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Farm bill may bring greater cry for food aid

Farm bill may bring greater cry for food aid

February 2nd, 2014 9:39 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a revised version of the long-debated farm bill that will cut $8.6 billion from the federal food stamps program.

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