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Multimillion-dollar developers fighting for Interstate 81 retail supremacy

Multimillion-dollar developers fighting for Interstate 81 retail supremacy

August 31st, 2013 8:49 pm by Nathan Baker

Three multimillion-dollar retail developments on Interstate 81 are making plans to enter the Tri-Cities market in the coming years.

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Who will replace Kent Williams in Nashville?

Who will replace Kent Williams in Nashville?

August 31st, 2013 8:06 pm by John Thompson and Brad Hicks - Press Staff Writers

It is almost a year until the the 2014 General Election, but Kent Williams’ announcement Thursday that he will run for the Carter County mayor’s job instead of seeking a fifth term as representative from the 4th District shook things up in both races.

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Labor Day weekend laid-back holiday for locals, cookouts planned

Labor Day weekend laid-back holiday for locals, cookouts planned

August 31st, 2013 6:55 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Holiday weekends are typically jam-packed with numerous activities and plans, but many area residents agree Labor Day is one time to sit back, grab a burger or a hot dog and just relax.

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Buzzworthy: Local news stories sure to get you talking today

Buzzworthy: Local news stories sure to get you talking today

August 31st, 2013 2:36 pm by Staff Reports

In case you missed these items, here are seven posts from JohnsonCityPress.com that will get you talking:

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Obama seeking lawmakers' approval for Syria strike

Obama seeking lawmakers' approval for Syria strike

August 31st, 2013 2:12 pm by Associated Press

President Barack Obama says he has decided that the United States should take military action against Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack.

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’Toppers escape Cyclones, stop Thomas at 1 on final play

’Toppers escape Cyclones, stop Thomas at 1 on final play

August 30th, 2013 11:40 pm by Trey Williams

Elizabethton’s Ethan Thomas rushed for 214 yards and two touchdowns Friday night at Science Hill, but came up about a yard and a half short of what would’ve been a stunning Cyclones victory.

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State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

August 30th, 2013 9:28 pm by Nathan Baker

State legislators are poised to take action to reverse a state Board of Education policy that they say goes too far and could cost Tennessee hundreds of dedicated educators.

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Ribbon cutting conducted for Veterans Park, Doughboy

Ribbon cutting conducted for Veterans Park, Doughboy

August 30th, 2013 9:24 pm by Tony Casey

Veterans and members of several civic groups turned out Friday afternoon for the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Veterans Plaza and the the refurbished Doughboy statue on the grounds of Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert St.

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Johnson City man charged with murder has probation revoked in earlier case

Johnson City man charged with murder has probation revoked in earlier case

August 30th, 2013 9:22 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man charged with murder had his previous probation revoked in a hearing Friday in Washington County Criminal Court.

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