Johnson City Press Friday, May 29, 2015
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Insure Tennessee gets a hearty  'Amen!' from state residents

Insure Tennessee gets a hearty 'Amen!' from state residents

May 26th, 2015 9:17 am by Robert Houk

"Politicians have health insurance. Why can't the working people of Tennessee have health insurance?" - Dr. Patrick MacMillan.

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Meet Your Neighbor: Larry Grogan wears many hats in community

Meet Your Neighbor: Larry Grogan wears many hats in community

May 26th, 2015 9:09 am by David Floyd

Larry Grogan moved to Johnson City from New York to be closer to his aging parents in North Carolina.

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Surviving family members, comrades remember 352 local veterans at Memorial Day service

Surviving family members, comrades remember 352 local veterans at Memorial Day service - VIDEO

May 25th, 2015 10:10 pm by Jessica Fuller

The Johnson City/Washington County Veterans Memorial Foundation remembered 352 fallen veterans Monday afternoon during a special memorial service.

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Melungeon Heritage Association plans gathering in North Carolina

Melungeon Heritage Association plans gathering in North Carolina

May 25th, 2015 10:06 pm by Dylan Chesser

A group of people historically estranged because their ancestry did not fit into accepted United States ethnic categories is trying to spread awareness of their history and reconnect with their roots.

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Johnson City Public Library prepares for Summer Reading Program

Johnson City Public Library prepares for Summer Reading Program

May 25th, 2015 10:02 pm by David Floyd

Reading is an easy way for children to continue to learn outside of school, and the Johnson City Public Library is hoping to make the activity even more enjoyable with a special program designed to make reading more accessible during the summer.

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Mother seeks to publicize help done by service dogs for children with autism

Mother seeks to publicize help done by service dogs for children with autism

May 25th, 2015 10:00 pm by David Floyd

Everyone knows dogs provide a measure of comfort to people of all ages.

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Police: 3 kids injured when waterspout uproots bounce house

Police: 3 kids injured when waterspout uproots bounce house

May 25th, 2015 9:46 pm by JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press

A waterspout uprooted an inflatable bounce house with three children inside it on a South Florida beach Monday, but the youngsters were ejected before it flew above palm trees across four lanes of traffic into a parking lot, police said.

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Stranger honors 30 TN vets who died before age 30

Stranger honors 30 TN vets who died before age 30

May 25th, 2015 2:29 pm by Jessica Bliss, The Tennessean

They called him Superman.The big, blue-eyed soldier with an "S" tattooed on his chest.

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Sevierville teen ready for National Spelling Bee

Sevierville teen ready for National Spelling Bee

May 25th, 2015 2:24 pm by Michael Collins, Knoxville News Sentinel

Caitlyn Marentette has known for some time she has a good grasp of how words are put together.Her mom has known since she was a toddler.

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Local mother sees improvement in daughter after using CBD oil

Local mother sees improvement in daughter after using CBD oil

May 25th, 2015 2:19 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

Inside her Greeneville home, Ellen McCall sits on the couch with her daughter Penelope. She stands up and walks into the kitchen to get Penelope's medicine.

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