Johnson City Press Friday, September 19, 2014
Crime
NE Tennessee man charged with assault against his 89-year-old mom

NE Tennessee man charged with assault against his 89-year-old mom

September 16th, 2014 11:19 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

An 89-year-old Church Hill woman told police Friday night that her son frequently assaults her, refuses to feed her, locks her out of the home, and takes her pain medication.

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Crime
Kingsport resident sentenced to 27 months in counterfeiting case

Kingsport resident sentenced to 27 months in counterfeiting case

September 16th, 2014 10:54 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A 30-year-old Kingsport man who printed thousands of dollars in counterfeit bills to pay for his drug habit has been sentenced to 27 months in federal prison for his crimes.

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Photo Gallery: ETSU's first football practice

September 16th, 2014 9:20 am by Joe Avento

For the first time in 11 years, there was a football practice at East Tennessee State University on Monday.

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Bristol man makes plea deal in vehicle theft case

Bristol man makes plea deal in vehicle theft case

September 16th, 2014 9:10 am by Brad Hicks

The Bristol man arrested earlier this year after being charged with attempting to steal vehicles in a Unicoi County community and pointing a gun at a Unicoi woman has agreed to plead guilty in U.S. District Court in Greeneville.

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Mayor appoints Hopson to Unicoi board

Mayor appoints Hopson to Unicoi board

September 16th, 2014 9:07 am by Brad Hicks

The town of Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen once again has a full board in place.

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'It Can Wait' campaign at ETSU targets issue of texting and driving

'It Can Wait' campaign at ETSU targets issue of texting and driving

September 16th, 2014 9:01 am by Becky Campbell

Texting and social media through the use of cell phones are one of the biggest forms of communication now, but there are certain times when one phone company says messages should never be sent when you are driving.

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Sports High schools
This Week's High School All-Stars

This Week's High School All-Stars

September 16th, 2014 8:58 am by Johnson City Press

Here are our picks for this week's High School Football All-Stars

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Erwin railroad overpass project delayed

Erwin railroad overpass project delayed

September 16th, 2014 8:55 am by Brad Hicks

Construction on the long-awaited railroad overpass project in Erwin, originally scheduled for completion this Halloween, has been delayed several months.

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Crime
Police: Johnson City man caught trying to steal used car

Police: Johnson City man caught trying to steal used car

September 16th, 2014 8:47 am by Staff Report

A Johnson Avenue man was arrested Monday on a charge that he tried to steal a vehicle from a used car lot.

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Sports Sports Live High schools
Science Hill has mixed results in District 1-AAA golf

Science Hill has mixed results in District 1-AAA golf

September 15th, 2014 10:48 pm by NET News Service

In the 1-AAA girls tournament, Addie Baggarly shot a 71 to lead Science Hill to the team title. Jenny Simonson added an 83 to the total.

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