Johnson City Press Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Herald & Tribune celebrates 145th anniversary with special edition

Herald & Tribune celebrates 145th anniversary with special edition

August 26th, 2014 9:12 am by Max Hrenda

"The major events that happened in Jonesborough were in 1873. The cholera epidemic basically turned Jonesborough into a ghost town" - H&T Publisher Bill Cummings.

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Washington Co. Commission nixes rezoning request

Washington Co. Commission nixes rezoning request

August 26th, 2014 9:04 am by Max Hrenda

After hearing several objections to a proposed rezoning request for a portion of a parcel of property in a Gray neighborhood, the county's governing body decided against the proposal.

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Johnson City crime reduction program receives national honor

Johnson City crime reduction program receives national honor

August 26th, 2014 8:56 am by Gary B. Gray

The Johnson City Targeted Community Crime Reduction Project has garnered regional recognition for its success.

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Cardinals win, move within two

Cardinals win, move within two

August 25th, 2014 11:20 pm by staff report

The Cardinals defeated Kingsport 5-3 on Monday night, moving a game ahead of the Mets for an Appalachian League playoff berth .

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Pirates top Twins

Pirates top Twins

August 25th, 2014 11:16 pm by staff report

The result left the first-place Twins with a two-game lead in the West Division with four games to go in the regular season.

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WCSO: State-leading military equipment to prevent, mitigate disasters, not cause them

WCSO: State-leading military equipment to prevent, mitigate disasters, not cause them

August 25th, 2014 9:56 pm by Max Hrenda

While some may perceive the use of military-grade equipment on U.S. citizens as a disaster, Washington County law enforcement officials said they acquired military equipment to help mitigate disasters.

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Despite online call to quit, Dykes says he plans to stay

Despite online call to quit, Dykes says he plans to stay

August 25th, 2014 9:47 pm by Nathan Baker

Washington County's Director of Schools said Monday he has no plans to leave his post in light of an online petition posted this weekend calling for his resignation.

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High school notes: 'Toppers-Cyclones good barometer where teams stand

High school notes: 'Toppers-Cyclones good barometer where teams stand

August 25th, 2014 9:28 pm by Douglas Fritz

For 21 straight years, this matchup has been the first or second game of the season. So for most of those decades, people needed to see these teams play each other before deciding what the season would hold.

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Freshman class size encouraging for Noland

Freshman class size encouraging for Noland

August 25th, 2014 9:19 pm by Nathan Baker

After two years of enrollment decline, East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland said the figures for the incoming freshman class look encouraging, and could signify the end of the slump for the state school in Johnson City.

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High school football players of the week

High school football players of the week

August 25th, 2014 9:14 pm by Staff Report

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