Johnson City Press Friday, September 19, 2014
Opinion
ACA is law, let’s move on and help Tennessee

ACA is law, let’s move on and help Tennessee

January 30th, 2014 9:55 am by JENNIFER HELTON HANN

I read with dismay Lt. Gov. Ramsey’s claim in his Insight column on Jan. 19 that gone were the days of defending against “an onslaught of bad Democratic legislation.”

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Opinion
We can’t ignore reliable, affordable energy source

We can’t ignore reliable, affordable energy source

January 30th, 2014 9:53 am by Johnson City Press

This month’s bitter cold temperatures have resulted in power suppliers to the region, including the Tennessee Valley Authority, calling on customers to engage in voluntary conservation efforts.

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News Crime Local News
Ex-bookkeeper to serve four months in jail after theft plea

Ex-bookkeeper to serve four months in jail after theft plea

January 30th, 2014 8:40 am by John Thompson

Comptroller: Feaster issued district checks totaling $23,742 to herself and concealed the payments by making records show the money went to a vendor for the water authority.

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Crime
Woman accuses boyfriend of choking her at Johnson City apartment

Woman accuses boyfriend of choking her at Johnson City apartment

January 30th, 2014 8:06 am by Staff Report

Jerrod Hise was charged with aggravated domestic assault and public intoxication.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Families highlight NASCAR Hall of Fame ceremonies

Families highlight NASCAR Hall of Fame ceremonies

January 29th, 2014 9:59 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dale Jarrett became part of the second father-son combination to be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame, and Maurice Petty became the fourth member of his family-owned team so honored.

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News Local News Business & Technology
Some business owners irked by revamped wine bill

Some business owners irked by revamped wine bill

January 29th, 2014 9:26 pm by Nathan Baker

With a revamped wine in grocery stores bill working its way through the state legislature, it’s hard to not recall President Abraham Lincoln’s famous words regarding the impossibility of pleasing all of the people all of the time.

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Delivery drivers brave weather to meet public demands

Delivery drivers brave weather to meet public demands - VIDEO

January 29th, 2014 9:19 pm by Tony Casey

When the snow piles up and schools and municipalities close down, the tendency is to hunker down and weather the storm.

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No break for service workers during sub-freezing temperatures

No break for service workers during sub-freezing temperatures

January 29th, 2014 9:14 pm by Becky Campbell

When the temperature drops to sub-freezing, like it has been the past couple of days, and snow accumulation closes public offices and even some private companies, there are service workers who just don’t get a break.

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News Crime Local News
Police say Erwin man tackles pregnant woman, resists arrest

Police say Erwin man tackles pregnant woman, resists arrest

January 29th, 2014 9:09 pm by Brad Hicks

An Erwin man was arrested Monday and is now facing multiple assault charges, including one for allegedly tackling a pregnant woman, after police say a fight between him and his girlfriend escalated.

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Crime
Elizabethton liquor store owner accused of groping customer

Elizabethton liquor store owner accused of groping customer

January 29th, 2014 5:27 pm by John Thompson

Carl Ray Nidiffer was cited on a charge of sexual battery.

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