Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Sports ETSU Sports
Bucs' Giplaye out following open-heart surgery

Bucs' Giplaye out following open-heart surgery

August 28th, 2013 4:59 pm by Kelly Hodge

Ron Giplaye had hoped to become an impact player for the East Tennessee State basketball team this season. He’s now hoping he’ll simply be able to play basketball again.

Comments
Community Photos Local News Education
ETSU showcase offers freebies, friendship, fun for students, staff, faculty

ETSU showcase offers freebies, friendship, fun for students, staff, faculty

August 28th, 2013 4:31 pm by Rex Barber

You never know where you’ll meet friends, but with thousands of people available and free food around, it’s likely you could make at least a new contact or two.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Jonesborough man charged with attempted 1st degree murder after reportedly stabbing uncle over shower

Jonesborough man charged with attempted 1st degree murder after reportedly stabbing uncle over shower

August 28th, 2013 4:09 pm by Becky Campbell

A woman also is accused of wiping the knife clean and tossing it into the yard.

Comments
Crime Local News
Former Unicoi County sheriff Harris’ charges officially dropped

Former Unicoi County sheriff Harris’ charges officially dropped

August 28th, 2013 4:07 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — District Attorney General Tony Clark previously said he intended to request dismissal of the charges former Unicoi County sheriff Kent Harris had not yet been prosecuted on. On Monday, dismissal of these charges became official.

Comments
News Local News Business & Technology
JCPB's customers to see slight rate hike

JCPB's customers to see slight rate hike

August 28th, 2013 4:02 pm by Nathan Baker

Local Johnson City Power Board customers can expect a slight increase on their electric bills starting in October, CEO Jeff Dykes said Tuesday at the company’s monthly board of directors meeting.

Comments
Local News
Carbon monoxide detector installation complete at Wash. Co. jail

Carbon monoxide detector installation complete at Wash. Co. jail

August 28th, 2013 3:57 pm by Staff report

Inmates became sick from carbon monoxide earlier this summer.

Comments
News Crime Local News
More Appalachian Fairground arrests: Wanted federal fugitive captured, juvenile accused of marijuana sales

More Appalachian Fairground arrests: Wanted federal fugitive captured, juvenile accused of marijuana sales

August 28th, 2013 3:52 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man charged with multiple counts of statutory rape for having sex with a 17-year-old runaway at the Appalachian Fairgrounds was just one of several people charged with crimes during the six-day annual event.

Comments
Crime
Carter Co. Sheriff's deputy says man who left scene of accident found carrying pot plants

Carter Co. Sheriff's deputy says man who left scene of accident found carrying pot plants

August 28th, 2013 3:25 pm by John Thompson

Deputy James Stevens was searching for a man who had reportedly just left the scene of an accident on the Elizabethton Highway near Sinking Creek Baptist Church.

Comments
News Regional & National
Soldier sentenced to death for Fort Hood shooting

Soldier sentenced to death for Fort Hood shooting

August 28th, 2013 2:28 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK and NOMAAN MERCHANT — Associated Press

FORT HOOD, Texas — A military jury has sentenced Maj. Nidal Hasan to death for killing 13 people during the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood.

Comments
News Crime Local News
3 found guilty in horse cruelty case

3 found guilty in horse cruelty case

August 28th, 2013 2:25 pm by Becky Campbell

Three people arrested in July on multiple horse cruelty charges were found guilty after a trial in Washington County General Sessions Court this week.

Comments