Johnson City Press Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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UPDATE: Man arrested after Unicoi County search to be held without bond

UPDATE: Man arrested after Unicoi County search to be held without bond

March 27th, 2014 7:41 am by Brad Hicks

Keenan Akil Shepherd was arrested after the incident on Sugar Hollow Road. Sheriff Mike Hensley said Shepherd was found with a loaded handgun and several pounds of marijuana.

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Sports UT Sports

Legendary Vol, Heisman runner-up Laurincella dies

March 26th, 2014 9:31 pm by AP

Hank Lauricella, a former Heisman Trophy runner-up at Tennessee who went on to serve more than three decades as a Louisiana state legislator, has died. He was 83.

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UPDATE: Driver blames unresponsive steering wheel in 2012 Elizabethton vehicular homicide case

UPDATE: Driver blames unresponsive steering wheel in 2012 Elizabethton vehicular homicide case

March 26th, 2014 9:13 pm by John Thompson

Defendant Micah Cates testified Thursday morning that the steering wheel of his 2002 BMW 325i became unresponsive as it was approaching a curve at the intersection of the Milligan Highway and Okolona Road on the morning of Aug. 14, 2012.

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Spay/neuter ordinance takes effect; permits being issued

Spay/neuter ordinance takes effect; permits being issued

March 26th, 2014 9:04 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City's most recent animal ordinance is now in full effect, and animal control officials have already issued two permits for animals running loose that are unaltered.

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Developer moves forward with project in downtown Johnson City

Developer moves forward with project in downtown Johnson City

March 26th, 2014 9:01 pm by Nathan Baker

A local real estate developer hopes to continue Johnson City's downtown recent revitalization gains with a $1.2 million residential and retail project in a former Market Street hardware store.

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Five aiming for District 5 Washington County Commission seats

Five aiming for District 5 Washington County Commission seats

March 26th, 2014 8:56 pm by Gary B. Gray

Five candidates are vying for two District 5 Washington County Commission seats this year.

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Sports Milligan Sports
Grindstaff, Brewer take comeback trail to become All-Americans

Grindstaff, Brewer take comeback trail to become All-Americans

March 26th, 2014 8:28 pm by Trey Williams

Milligan College runners Lauren Grindstaff and Christian Brewer took tortuous routes to an All-American finish.

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U.S. Supreme Court bolsters domestic violence gun ban law

U.S. Supreme Court bolsters domestic violence gun ban law

March 26th, 2014 3:56 pm by Associated Press

The ruling was a victory for the Obama administration, gun control groups and advocates for victims of domestic abusers who say the gun ban is critical in preventing the escalation of domestic violence.

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Fire destroys lodge at Wolf Ridge ski resort

Fire destroys lodge at Wolf Ridge ski resort

March 26th, 2014 3:47 pm by Tony Casey

Firefighters were met with around 3 inches of snow, which sat upon ice, making it difficult for emergency vehicles to get to the fire.

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Update: Description of suspect in armed robbery reported on ETSU campus

Update: Description of suspect in armed robbery reported on ETSU campus

March 26th, 2014 3:30 pm by Becky Campbell

Students received an alert around 2 a.m. Wednesday of the incident, which reportedly took place between Sam Wilson Hall and Lamb Hall

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