Johnson City Press Saturday, November 1, 2014
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Off the Wall News: Party crasher runs from police, gets hit by two freight trains

Off the Wall News: Party crasher runs from police, gets hit by two freight trains

November 23rd, 2013 11:48 am by Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner

Bonnie Jean Stroud faces a host of charges.

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Sports Sports Live High schools
’Toppers win family feud against Boone

’Toppers win family feud against Boone

November 22nd, 2013 11:46 pm by Trey Williams

Hunter Hensley scored 12 points, making 4 of 5 three-point attempts and handed out eight assists as Science Hill opened the Big Seven Conference schedule with a 63-46 victory at Daniel Boone

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News Local News Outdoors
5-year-old Buddy Backpacker passes through Erwin on record-breaking hike

5-year-old Buddy Backpacker passes through Erwin on record-breaking hike

November 22nd, 2013 9:34 pm by Tony Casey

As his parents were calculating just how many more miles they had on their journey on the Appalachian Trail, 5-year-old Christian Thomas, or Buddy Backpacker as he’s known on the trail, blurted out that they had 500 miles to go.

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News Local News Election 2014
Rutherford challenging Mayor Eldridge in Republican primary

Rutherford challenging Mayor Eldridge in Republican primary

November 22nd, 2013 9:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

Zoning Administrator Mike Rutherford will challenge incumbent County Mayor Dan Eldridge for Washington County's top administrative post in the county's May 6 Republican primary.

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News Local News Downtown JC
City hopes threats of demolition spark 1888 building repairs

City hopes threats of demolition spark 1888 building repairs

November 22nd, 2013 9:15 pm by Nathan Baker

City codes officials considered asking for the demolition of one of downtown Johnson City’s oldest buildings to spur its out-of-town owners into making vital safety repairs.

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News Crime Local News
Fire destroys home, leads to burglary charge

Fire destroys home, leads to burglary charge

November 22nd, 2013 9:06 pm by John Thompson

A Thursday afternoon fire at 114 Mountain Ridge Lane destroyed the residence of Jason Blackwell and the subsequent investigation by the Carter County Sheriff’s Department has led to aggravated burglary charges against Larry Daniel Rainbolt, 34, 1089 Tiger

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Our front pages from JFK assassination

Our front pages from JFK assassination

November 22nd, 2013 6:09 pm by Staff Report

See our front pages from Nov. 22-24, 1963 — when we were the Johnson City Press-Chronicle — reporting the news of President John F. Kennedy's Assassination.

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96-year-old Johnson City man burned over 75 percent of body in mower fire

96-year-old Johnson City man burned over 75 percent of body in mower fire

November 22nd, 2013 5:22 pm by John Thompson

Ray Garland was riding on his mower behind his residence when dry leaves under the mower caught fire.

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Crime
Elizabethton woman charged with statutory rape of 15-year-old

Elizabethton woman charged with statutory rape of 15-year-old

November 22nd, 2013 5:13 pm by John Thompson

Christy Lee Scott was arrested on a grand jury indictment.

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Crime
Johnson City police: Man knocked large holes in apartment walls and doors

Johnson City police: Man knocked large holes in apartment walls and doors

November 22nd, 2013 4:53 pm by Staff Report

Witnesses told police Joseph Allen Smith got upset and began destroying the apartment.

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