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Bucs to play host to Towson in CIT on Friday night

Bucs to play host to Towson in CIT on Friday night

March 19th, 2014 10:40 pm by Joe Avento

The postseason continues Thursday for the ETSU basketball team when the Bucs play host to Towson in the second round of the Collegeinsider.com Tournament.

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New York City inmate 'baked to death' in cell

New York City inmate 'baked to death' in cell

March 19th, 2014 9:31 pm by JAKE PEARSON, Associated Press

Advocates for mentally ill inmates in New York say the death represents the failure of the city's justice system on almost every level.

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Investigator tries to piece together Holston Mountain plane crash puzzle

Investigator tries to piece together Holston Mountain plane crash puzzle

March 19th, 2014 9:22 pm by John Thompson

Crash investigator Russ Standifur with the Federal Aviation Administration was on the scene in a remote section of Holston Mountain on Wednesday, trying to recover all the pieces of the crashed plane and the puzzle of why it crashed shortly after take off

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ETSU football looking for a few good men

ETSU football looking for a few good men

March 19th, 2014 9:14 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU coach Carl Torbush and assistant coaches Billy Taylor and Teddy Gaines will conduct a meeting Thursday night for students who meet specific criteria and are interested in trying out next month. The meeting will be held at 6 o'clock in the third-floor

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Developer sinks Sinking Creek plan to build student-housing complex

Developer sinks Sinking Creek plan to build student-housing complex

March 19th, 2014 9:09 pm by Gary B. Gray

North Carolina's Stonegate Developers has pulled its proposal to build a $12 million student-housing complex in Washington County just outside the Johnson City limits in the Sinking Creek Road neighborhood.

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Teen bicyclist hurt in collision with car in Kingsport

Teen bicyclist hurt in collision with car in Kingsport

March 19th, 2014 9:09 pm by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

A teenage boy was injured Wednesday afternoon when he was struck by a vehicle on Lynn Garden Drive while riding his bicycle.

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Schools hope city helps cut $4.8M gap

Schools hope city helps cut $4.8M gap

March 19th, 2014 9:04 pm by Nathan Baker

Johnson City school officials hope the bleak budget they bring before the City Commission in the coming months will accurately portray the dire situation the district is facing to the city leaders holding the purse strings.

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Annexation measures clear Senate committee

Annexation measures clear Senate committee

March 19th, 2014 8:58 pm by Gary B. Gray

As promised, state Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, pushed legislation forward this week that would let voters decide for themselves whether they want to be annexed into municipalities, despite a public plea from Mayor Ralph Van Brocklin on March 6 for t

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Johnson City man accused of using stolen checks to make purchases

Johnson City man accused of using stolen checks to make purchases

March 19th, 2014 6:02 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man was arrested on six counts of forgery and seven counts of theft under $500 following an investigation.

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Students' protest song prompts meltdown from U.S. Senate candidate Joe Carr in Tennessee House

Students' protest song prompts meltdown from U.S. Senate candidate Joe Carr in Tennessee House

March 19th, 2014 5:43 pm by Associated Press

Carr said the students' actions amounted to what he called "a hijack of this committee."

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