Johnson City Press Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Electronic dockets almost plugged in at Washington County courthouse

Electronic dockets almost plugged in at Washington County courthouse

October 26th, 2014 8:41 pm by Becky Campbell

Three large TV screens installed at the Washington County Justice Center a few months ago are intended to display the court dockets, but the monitors remain as dark today as they did the day of installation.

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Unicoi officials warn motorists of seasonal deer influx

Unicoi officials warn motorists of seasonal deer influx

October 26th, 2014 8:17 pm by Brad Hicks

Fall is rut season for deer, a time when the animals, as Unicoi County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Frank Rogers put it, "do what they do to reproduce."

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Police: Train strikes, kills pedestrian

Police: Train strikes, kills pedestrian

October 26th, 2014 5:56 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police officers said a pedestrian was killed after he was struck by a passing train this afternoon near the Mountain Home Veterans Affairs facility.

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Vols can't turn back Tide, Cooper

Vols can't turn back Tide, Cooper

October 25th, 2014 11:27 pm by AP

Amari Cooper caught nine passes for a school-record 224 yards and scored two touchdowns to help No. 4 Alabama beat Tennessee 34-20 on Saturday night for its eighth consecutive victory in the series.

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Firestone bringing his show to ETSU

Firestone bringing his show to ETSU

October 25th, 2014 11:09 pm by Joe Avento

Roy Firestone, the interviewer-extraordinaire on ESPN's Up Close for years, might be as active as ever, just not on your television, and he's bringing his show to ETSU on Wednesday night.

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Elizabethton comes up short in sectional soccer

Elizabethton comes up short in sectional soccer

October 25th, 2014 11:07 pm by Douglas Fritz

Facing a major underdog role, Elizabethton stayed within striking distance, but in the end came up short in a 3-0 loss to Knox Catholic in a Class A-AA girls soccer sectional Saturday afternoon.

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Brewer, St. John get Buffs back on course

Brewer, St. John get Buffs back on course

October 25th, 2014 11:06 pm by Trey Williams

A week after retreating in North Carolina, Milligan College cross country was on the attack Saturday in South Carolina.

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Harvick has work cut out for him at Martinsville

Harvick has work cut out for him at Martinsville

October 25th, 2014 11:05 pm by AP

Kevin Harvick has picked his way through traffic before at Martinsville Speedway, never when the stakes were so high.

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Bands play on: Science Hill High hosts 2nd annual Hilltopper Invitational

Bands play on: Science Hill High hosts 2nd annual Hilltopper Invitational - VIDEO

October 25th, 2014 10:18 pm by Max Hrenda

Between increased participation, steady attendance and strong parental support, Carson Vermillion said Science Hill High School might be becoming known as a competition destination.

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Milligan president announces $40M expansion plan

Milligan president announces $40M expansion plan

October 25th, 2014 10:12 pm by Max Hrenda

Although Milligan College is years away from its sesquicentennial, by the time it's reached, the school president hopes a campus-wide improvement project will lead it into its next 150 years.

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