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Crime
2 charged with child neglect in Johnson Co. meth investigation

2 charged with child neglect in Johnson Co. meth investigation

January 3rd, 2014 4:30 pm by Staff Report

Sheriff Mike Reece said investigators went to the residence for a "knock and talk" and found components that led to the arrests.

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General Shale CEO to retire

General Shale CEO to retire

January 3rd, 2014 4:03 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City-headquartered brickmaker General Shale announced Friday that its CEO, Richard Green, intends to retire in April after 40 years with the company.

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News Crime Local News
Police release surveillance images from Elizabethton purse theft

Police release surveillance images from Elizabethton purse theft

January 3rd, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Police have released video surveillance images of two people suspected of taking a purse containing $1,800 in cash from Walmart on New Year's Eve.

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Local students earn degrees from Milligan College

Local students earn degrees from Milligan College

January 3rd, 2014 1:56 pm by Contributed — Milligan College

Several local students were awarded degrees from Milligan College during its commencement ceremony held Dec. 13.

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Local News
Contest to name newest bloodmobile begins Jan. 6

Contest to name newest bloodmobile begins Jan. 6

January 3rd, 2014 1:15 pm by Staff Report

The person who submits the winning name will receive a $500 Food City gift card and will be invited to attend the unveiling of the bloodmobile.

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News Crime Regional & National
Former candidate accused of faking military record for gun permit

Former candidate accused of faking military record for gun permit

January 3rd, 2014 12:54 pm by Staff Report

Washington County, Va., Sheriff Fred Newman said the investigation into Timothy Mark Mowery's actions began in late September during a heated Board of Supervisors’ race in the Wilson District of the county.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Politician submits resignation in Klingon

Off the Wall News: Politician submits resignation in Klingon

January 3rd, 2014 12:40 pm by Associated Press

He's boldly going where no one has gone before.

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Troopers capture mental institution escapee in Middle Tennessee

Troopers capture mental institution escapee in Middle Tennessee

January 3rd, 2014 12:23 pm by Staff Report

Jason Carter escaped a mental institution in South Carolina about 10 a.m. on Thursday.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: TV puppets linked to terrorism

Off the Wall News: TV puppets linked to terrorism

January 3rd, 2014 11:18 am by Amro Hassan and Laura King, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Executives of a telecommunications provider have been summoned by Egyptian prosecutors for questioning over allegations that Muppet-like characters in one of the company's advertisements made coded references to a terrorist plot

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Photos
Frozen Lady

Frozen Lady

January 3rd, 2014 11:17 am by Staff Report

Johnson City Press photographer Ron Campbell and reporter Nathan Baker were out on an assignment Friday morning when they came across the Lady of the Fountain in a rather frozen state.

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