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King Springs drug raid results in 2 arrests

King Springs drug raid results in 2 arrests

June 8th, 2015 9:33 am by Staff Report

Police went to 1112 King Springs Road, Apt. 22, on a tip that narcotics were being sold and used there.

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Opinion
Question of the Week: Does Tennessee really need a logo?

Question of the Week: Does Tennessee really need a logo?

June 8th, 2015 9:02 am by Johnson City Press

What do you think of the $46K red box? Send us a letter. Leave a comment here.

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Model Mill memories: Former manager recalls challenges of working at historic facility

Model Mill memories: Former manager recalls challenges of working at historic facility

June 8th, 2015 9:01 am by Tony Casey

Equipment failures by some of the ancient tools used to produce the General Mills flour, internal and government inspections, fires, explosions and the control of pigeons, bats and the flour beetles that would try to sneak in were all issues that needed s

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Meet your neighbor: Mama's sacrifice sends master musician on road to success

Meet your neighbor: Mama's sacrifice sends master musician on road to success

June 7th, 2015 9:52 pm by Becky Campbell

When Dave Yates was just a young boy growing up in Johnson City, his mother sacrificed her own needs to give him something that would set him on a path to success.

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That's a wrap: Blue Plum festival concludes 16th succesful weekend

That's a wrap: Blue Plum festival concludes 16th succesful weekend

June 7th, 2015 9:47 pm by Jessica Fuller

As downtown Johnson City winds down to prepare for business as usual this week, organizers of Blue Plum's 16th year deem the festival to be a success.

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Jonesborough's 1st Brews and Tunes event establishes family-friendly atmosphere

Jonesborough's 1st Brews and Tunes event establishes family-friendly atmosphere

June 7th, 2015 9:44 pm by Jessica Fuller

Riding on the tail of Johnson City's 16th annual Blue Plum festival, the town of Jonesborough introduced its first of 17 Brews and Tunes events to a healthy crowd Sunday afternoon.

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Woman killed, 4 children injured in head-on Nashville crash

Woman killed, 4 children injured in head-on Nashville crash

June 7th, 2015 9:31 pm by Associated Press

Nashville police say there was evidence of alcohol in a car that struck an SUV head-on, killing a passenger and injuring four children.

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Roan mountain fire kills 79-year-old man

Roan mountain fire kills 79-year-old man

June 7th, 2015 9:27 pm by Staff Report

An early-morning fire that destroyed a Roan Mountain business also killed the 79-year-old man who lived in the apartment above it, Carter County Sheriff Dexter Lunceford said Sunday.

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Freedom Hall to host Johnson City's first Spanish-speaking Jehovah's Witnesses convention

Freedom Hall to host Johnson City's first Spanish-speaking Jehovah's Witnesses convention

June 7th, 2015 6:42 pm by David Floyd

Jehovah's Witnesses have consistently taken steps to make their congregations inclusive to people from a wide variety of backgrounds, officials say.

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Smokies close trails, campsites after teen attacked by bear

Smokies close trails, campsites after teen attacked by bear

June 7th, 2015 2:16 pm by Associated Press

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park has closed several trails and backcountry campsites after a 16-year-old boy was attacked by a black bear in the Hazel Creek section of the part in North Carolina.

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