Johnson City Press Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Harvick a favorite in both weekend races

Harvick a favorite in both weekend races

April 17th, 2015 6:36 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With a streak of 11 straight top-10 finishes dating back to last season, defending NASCAR champion Kevin Harvick seems to be the driver to beat heading into this weekend's Food City 500 in support of Steve Byrnes at BMS.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Bayne sees some light at end of tunnel

Bayne sees some light at end of tunnel

April 17th, 2015 6:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It has been a couple of tough seasons for Trevor Bayne and Roush-Fenway Racing, but the Knoxville driver say a ray of sunshine last weekend.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Jarrett celebrates 50th anniversary of Bristol win

Jarrett celebrates 50th anniversary of Bristol win

April 17th, 2015 6:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Now 82, Ned Jarrett said it sure doesn't seem like 50 years ago when his No. 11 Ford finished nearly a lap ahead of runner-up Dick Hutcherson to win the 1965 Volunteer 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Photos

Bye-Bye U-Haul

April 17th, 2015 1:14 pm by Gary B. Gray

U-Haul is being hauled away to make room for a a project that will tie together new and old storm water improvements and incorporate new amenities at the the King Street site.

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Crime Opinion
Cooling off period needed in domestic violence cases

Cooling off period needed in domestic violence cases

April 17th, 2015 10:22 am by Johnson City Press

Last year, Tennessee was ranked the 10th highest in the nation for the rate of women killed by men.

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News Local News Downtown JC
Business owners to weigh in on downtown Johnson City parking meters

Business owners to weigh in on downtown Johnson City parking meters

April 17th, 2015 9:48 am by Gary B. Gray

A January study revealed that the highest demand for parking is between East Main and East Market streets from Buffalo Street to Colonial Way. It was suggested at the time parking meters in this area could facilitate a higher, and faster, turnover.

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Education ETSU
Campus workers union: Teach Out makes its point

Campus workers union: Teach Out makes its point

April 17th, 2015 9:46 am by Tony Casey

Teach Out, a day where adjunct faculty members and full-time professors were going to bring their classes outside to draw attention to campus workers' and low-wage workers' rights got rained out locally, but that doesn't mean the message was weakened or n

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News Local News
Johnson City Commission vote paves way for work at Boys & Girls Club

Johnson City Commission vote paves way for work at Boys & Girls Club

April 17th, 2015 9:43 am by Gary B. Gray

The Boys & Girls Club of Johnson City/ Washington County will soon benefit from nearly $700,000 in renovations and new construction to its outdoor recreational facilities.

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News Local News NASCAR/Racing
Campers happy about BMS spring race rescheduling - VIDEO

Campers happy about BMS spring race rescheduling - VIDEO

April 17th, 2015 9:38 am by Tony Casey

For campground owners around Bristol Motor Speedway, Thursday was the calm before the storm. And they're hoping that storm doesn't carry as much rain as is currently projected.

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News Local News Business & Technology Elizabethton
'We  have to stop the decay': Elizabethton ponders 25 percent water, sewer rate increase

'We have to stop the decay': Elizabethton ponders 25 percent water, sewer rate increase

April 17th, 2015 9:35 am by Nathan Baker

"We have been charging our customers too little to run our system" -Elizabethton Utilities Director Johann Coetzee.

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