Johnson City Press Saturday, May 30, 2015
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Task force seeks interstate signage for Tweetsie Trail

Task force seeks interstate signage for Tweetsie Trail

April 16th, 2015 9:08 am by Tony Casey

In December, the Tweetsie Trail task force had state Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, beseech the Tennessee Department of Transportation to allow signage on Interstate 26 to point travelers in the direction of the multi-use recreational trail stretching

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New course set for fourth annual Justice in Motion 5K

New course set for fourth annual Justice in Motion 5K

April 16th, 2015 8:57 am by Becky Campbell

The fourth annual Justice in Motion 5K is gearing up for the end of next week, but the location has moved this year to downtown Jonesborough.

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News Community Local News
City closes in on Boys & Girls Club work

City closes in on Boys & Girls Club work

April 16th, 2015 8:53 am by Gary B. Gray

City Commissioners tonight will consider a more than $697,000 bid from Baker Construction Services Inc. for construction and renovations to the Boys & Girls Club of Johnson City/Washington County's football field and two baseball fields.

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Community Columns Local News Good Neighbor
Good Neighbor: Food for Thought Concert, Memorial Bike Ride and Bristol NASCAR race highlight busy weekend

Good Neighbor: Food for Thought Concert, Memorial Bike Ride and Bristol NASCAR race highlight busy weekend

April 16th, 2015 8:39 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The spring fundraising season will shift into high gear this weekend with a long lineup of fun opportunities to help advance causes including local stream preservation, hunger relief at Science Hill High School, children's charities across Northeast Tenne

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Sports ETSU Sports
Perez power Hokies past Bucs

Perez power Hokies past Bucs

April 15th, 2015 10:13 pm by Joe Avento

Alex Perez drove in all of Virginia Tech's runs as the Hokies beat East Tennessee State 6-5 Wednesday night at Thomas Stadium.

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News Crime Local News
Update: Man charged with two counts of murder in Kingsport house fire

Update: Man charged with two counts of murder in Kingsport house fire

April 15th, 2015 10:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police report that the accused, Paul Henry Robinson returned to the scene with singed hair and skin, prompting a trip to the police department for further questioning.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano enters Food City 500 as one of NASCAR's top drivers

Logano enters Food City 500 as one of NASCAR's top drivers

April 15th, 2015 10:12 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After wins in a couple of NASCAR's biggest races, the Daytona 500 and the IRWIN Tools Night Race, Joey Logano comes into this Sunday's Food City 500 in support of Steve Byrnes at Bristol Motor Speedway as one of the top drivers in the sport.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Larson back on track after health scare

Larson back on track after health scare

April 15th, 2015 10:10 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Race car drivers are rarely ones to show fear. Kyle Larson is no exception. Still, it was a little disconcerting when he found himself in a hospital room after fainting at an autograph session in Martinsville, Virginia three weeks ago.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Busch recalls crash, talks about return

Busch recalls crash, talks about return

April 15th, 2015 10:09 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kyle Busch recalled Wednesday the crash on the last lap of the Xfinity Series race at Daytona in February when his No. 54 Toyota slammed into a concrete wall and how he immediately knew his leg was broken.

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Sports Local Golf
Drive, Chip and Putt: First step to Augusta

Drive, Chip and Putt: First step to Augusta

April 15th, 2015 10:07 pm by Joe Avento

They might not discover the next Jordan Spieth, but a bunch of local junior golfers will compete this summer with the goal of making it to Augusta.

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