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Mass. high-tech startup hopes to change biking

Mass. high-tech startup hopes to change biking

December 18th, 2013 11:53 am by AP

A Massachusetts startup is launching a new device that transforms almost any bicycle into an electric-hybrid vehicle using an app on a smartphone.

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‘Agents of change’ educate on prescription drug abuse

‘Agents of change’ educate on prescription drug abuse

December 18th, 2013 10:21 am by Jennifer Sprouse

You could hear a pin drop in the Indian Trail gym on Tuesday as students heard testimonies about prescription drug abuse.

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Lucky lotto tickets sold in Atlanta, San Jose

Lucky lotto tickets sold in Atlanta, San Jose

December 18th, 2013 9:54 am by AP

Two winners will share $636 million jackpot.

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Police: Job applicant stole from tip jar

Police: Job applicant stole from tip jar

December 18th, 2013 9:11 am by AP

Woman applied for job at a restaurant and took the tip jar to go.

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Opinion
People have right to protect themselves — anywhere

People have right to protect themselves — anywhere

December 18th, 2013 8:49 am by TERRY DIXON

I read with interest the recent article on guns in parks. Johnson City rates 8 out of 100 — 100 being lowest and 1 being the highest — by Neighborhoodscout.com for safety.

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With customers’ help, Food City donates $64,000 to area agencies

With customers’ help, Food City donates $64,000 to area agencies

December 18th, 2013 8:48 am by Staff Report

All those times cashiers asked customers if they would like to donate to the Race Against Hunger paid off Tuesday.

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‘Give something that means something’

‘Give something that means something’

December 18th, 2013 8:46 am by Johnson City Press

You don’t have to be a doctor or even a paramedic to aid someone in a medical emergency, but it does help to have a basic knowledge of CPR.

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Blind man, guide dog safe after subway track fall

Blind man, guide dog safe after subway track fall

December 18th, 2013 8:36 am by AP

The black Lab bravely leapt onto the tracks at a Manhattan subway platform Tuesday after his blind owner lost consciousness and tumbled in front of an oncoming train.

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Johnson City woman charged with auto burglary

Johnson City woman charged with auto burglary

December 17th, 2013 9:46 pm by Staff Reports

Johnson City police said they arrested a woman in connection with an auto burglary.

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Kingsport city manager stepping down next July

Kingsport city manager stepping down next July

December 17th, 2013 9:44 pm by Staff Report

After seven years as the Model City’s chief executive officer, City Manager John Campbell has announced his retirement effective July 2014.

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