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Woman allegedly stabbed by boyfriend at JC bus stop says he followed her here from Mass.

Woman allegedly stabbed by boyfriend at JC bus stop says he followed her here from Mass.

August 22nd, 2013 8:29 am by Becky Campbell

A woman who moved to Johnson City from Massachusetts to get away from the father of her unborn child testified at a preliminary hearing this week that he stabbed her in the back as she tried to board a city transit bus.

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Crime Local News
Accused killer’s brother bound over on charge of threatening 12-year-old witness

Accused killer’s brother bound over on charge of threatening 12-year-old witness

August 22nd, 2013 8:28 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man accused of threatening a 12-year-old girl who reportedly witnessed a murder his brother is charged with committing was bound over to a grand jury on coercion charges and an unrelated robbery of a tobacco outlet.

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Opinion
ETSU offers region much to take pride in

ETSU offers region much to take pride in

August 22nd, 2013 8:16 am by Staff Report

East Tennessee State University Pride Week kicks off today and we can’t think of a better time to call attention to how important the university is to Johnson City and the entire region

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News Regional & National
10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

August 22nd, 2013 8:00 am by Staff Report

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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News Regional & National
Jury in Fort Hood rampage trial set to deliberate

Jury in Fort Hood rampage trial set to deliberate

August 22nd, 2013 7:22 am by MICHAEL GRACZYK and PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press

Army Maj. Nidal hasn't put up a fight against charges that he killed 13 people and wounded more than 30 others.

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News Local News Education
Medical trip to Kenya becomes nightmare, ETSU medical student escapes captors

Medical trip to Kenya becomes nightmare, ETSU medical student escapes captors

August 21st, 2013 10:15 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

As a fourth year medical student at East Tennessee State University’s Quillen College of Medicine, Logan Key said she decided to look into a summer program abroad where she could get hands-on experience. But what was supposed to be an overseas experience

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Sports Community Local News Local Entertainment NASCAR/Racing
Drivers, music, food await fans at Food City Race Night

Drivers, music, food await fans at Food City Race Night

August 21st, 2013 10:02 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Whether you’re a fan camping out for the Bristol Motor Speedway race this weekend, or a local just looking for something to do on Thursday, Food City Race Night has a little bit of something for everyone.

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Local News
Flooding fix? Johnson City woes subject of meeting as state lawmaker gets involved

Flooding fix? Johnson City woes subject of meeting as state lawmaker gets involved

August 21st, 2013 9:59 pm by Gary B. Gray

State Rep. Matthew Hill, R-Jonesborough, has initiated a community meeting next week to discuss Johnson City’s recent flooding problems — a connection with state legislators both city and Washington County officials have said needs to be made much stronge

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Busch wins Truck race, 14th Bristol victory

Busch wins Truck race, 14th Bristol victory

August 21st, 2013 9:53 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kyle Busch won the NASCAR Truck Series race Wednesday night at Bristol Motor Speedway for his record 14th overall victory on the high-banked 0.533-mile oval.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing

Stefanik rules Modified race at BMS

August 21st, 2013 9:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Seven-time NASCAR Whelen Modified Series champion Mike Stefanik scored his series-record 74th career win on Wednesday, passing Todd Szegedy on lap 125 to win the Titan Roof 150 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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