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Update: Kingsport police say victim knew her 'brutal' killer

Update: Kingsport police say victim knew her 'brutal' killer

February 26th, 2014 1:55 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

"We're just overwhelmed with joy, but I know we're nowhere near the end of it" - Robin Caldwell, the daughter of Betty Sue Short.

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Community Local News Education Jonesborough
Cold weather gives David Crockett students chance to help

Cold weather gives David Crockett students chance to help

February 26th, 2014 1:48 pm by Lisa Whaley, Herald & Tribune

"They're starting to learn not to take things for granted, and they're very receptive to helping" - Jessica Gourley.

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Regional & National
Kentucky snake handler death doesn't shake belief, still popular in East Tennessee

Kentucky snake handler death doesn't shake belief, still popular in East Tennessee

February 26th, 2014 11:02 am by Travis Loller, Associated Press

Three days after pastor Jamie Coots died from a snake bite at church, mourners went to the church to handle snakes.

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News Regional & National Business & Technology
Paula Deen to open eatery in Pigeon Forge

Paula Deen to open eatery in Pigeon Forge

February 26th, 2014 10:34 am by Associated Press

The criticized celebrity cook plans to open Paula Deen's Kitchen in the popular East Tennessee tourist destination.

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Local News Elizabethton
Elizabethton Planning Commission denies mobile home park

Elizabethton Planning Commission denies mobile home park

February 26th, 2014 10:25 am by John Thompson

Planners also voted to defer decision on a rezoning request to allow apartment building on Broad Street Extension.

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Community Local News
'Good News' page features nothing but

'Good News' page features nothing but

February 26th, 2014 9:48 am by Staff Report

A new page to the Johnson City Press, the 'Good News' page offers space dedicated solely to, well, good news.

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Business & Technology
Dealership shifts to new look

Dealership shifts to new look

February 26th, 2014 9:25 am by Nathan Baker

Champion Chevrolet officially turns the key on building renovations, community members check out new digs.

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Opinion
Kudos to WCEDC

Kudos to WCEDC

February 26th, 2014 9:15 am by RALPH VAN BROCKLIN

I appreciate your consideration in allowing me to correct an inaccuracy in the comments that close out the article, "Commissioners discuss downtown, zoning, business recruitment at lengthy meeting," which ran in the Feb. 23 issue of the Johnson City Press

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Opinion
Haslam, Roe should support expanding Medicaid coverage

Haslam, Roe should support expanding Medicaid coverage

February 26th, 2014 9:09 am by PATRICK MACMILLAN

I have been a physician in East Tennessee since 2004. I watch honest, hard-working people struggle to make ends meet every day. I love my job and the patients I serve.

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Opinion
Should video cameras be placed in classrooms?

Should video cameras be placed in classrooms?

February 26th, 2014 9:03 am by Johnson City Press

Washington County school officials have temporarily halted a classroom evaluation process involving video cameras following complaints by teachers and parents.

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