Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
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US military planes arrive at epicenter of Ebola

US military planes arrive at epicenter of Ebola

October 9th, 2014 3:51 pm by JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH and CIARAN GILES, Associated Press

At a World Bank meeting in Washington, the presidents of several West African countries struggling with Ebola pleaded for help, with one calling the epidemic "a tragedy unforeseen in modern times."

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NFS gets 10-year renewal for hazard waste permit

NFS gets 10-year renewal for hazard waste permit

October 9th, 2014 3:41 pm by Brad Hicks

While the permit that has now been reissued by TDEC's DSWM will allow NFS to continue to store the same amount of mixed waste, it reduces the type of waste that can be stored from 12 to three, with lead, mercury and pyridine making up these three waste ty

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15 Knoxville middle school students stung by swarm of yellow jackets

15 Knoxville middle school students stung by swarm of yellow jackets

October 9th, 2014 2:14 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

According to East Tennessee Children's Hospital, five children were being treated for insect stings.

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Business & Technology
Stocks sink yet again, dragged down by energy

Stocks sink yet again, dragged down by energy

October 9th, 2014 2:10 pm by KEN SWEET, AP Business Writer

The bulk of Thursday's selling was happening in energy stocks, particularly oil and coal companies, as the price of oil continued a multi-week decline.

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Education Elizabethton
TCAT Elizabethton offers Tennessee Promise registration

TCAT Elizabethton offers Tennessee Promise registration

October 9th, 2014 1:57 pm by Contributed - TCAT

High school seniors in Tennessee in the 2015 graduating class will have an opportunity Saturday, Oct. 18, to sign up for two years of free tuition to attend a technical or community college.

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Education ETSU
ETSU to hold fall open houses for prospective students and families

ETSU to hold fall open houses for prospective students and families

October 9th, 2014 1:49 pm by Contributed - ETSU

High school students, transfer students and their families are invited to attend.

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Indiana newlyweds die in apparent murder-suicide

Indiana newlyweds die in apparent murder-suicide

October 9th, 2014 1:37 pm by Associated Press

"We're talking to attendees at the wedding, but we will never know the reason why" - Sheriff Greg Ewing.

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Local Entertainment Running Around
Tony Casey

Sticking to the plan at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion

October 9th, 2014 1:20 pm by Tony Casey

The instructions were clear and I wasn't to deviate from the plan in the slightest.

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Community Photos Local News

Residents gearing up for fall with yard displays

October 9th, 2014 12:26 pm by Becky Campbell

Are you decorating for fall and Halloween? Send us your pics. You can upload through our Share system (johnsoncitypress.com/share) or email them to submit@johnsoncitypress.com.

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FBI exhuming John Doe body buried in Alabama in 1981 in its search for a 10 Most Wanted Fugitive

FBI exhuming John Doe body buried in Alabama in 1981 in its search for a 10 Most Wanted Fugitive

October 9th, 2014 12:02 pm by Associated Press

In court filings, the FBI said there is a strong resemblance between photos of the John Doe and former State Department diplomat William Bradford "Brad" Bishop Jr.

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