Johnson City Press Tuesday, March 31, 2015
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Washington County economic group gasses up for road study

Washington County economic group gasses up for road study

February 20th, 2015 11:55 am by Nathan Baker

Local leaders are now on the road to knowing how a planned corridor connecting State of Franklin Road to the Boones Creek area will impact the economy.

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Governor says Tennessee hates unions, so come to Kentucky

Governor says Tennessee hates unions, so come to Kentucky

February 20th, 2015 11:53 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The Democrat is touting Kentucky's neutrality on labor matters as "a positive sales point," particularly in contrast to the turmoil in Tennessee.

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Crime
Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville vehicle tag office

Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville vehicle tag office

February 20th, 2015 11:35 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The SCSO reported that the man reached for a loaded gun in his waistband when approached by a responding officer.

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Columns Yesteryear Downtown JC
Bob Cox

Yesteryear: Johnson City underwent needed improvements in 1904

February 20th, 2015 11:27 am by Bob Cox

This was four years before the downtown streets were paved. "How pretty the town looks," it said, "in its robe of green trimmed with roses and other flowers."

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ETSU Sports Heritage ETSU
From a goat to a parrot

From a goat to a parrot

February 20th, 2015 11:19 am by Joe Avento

ETSU's mascots over the years.

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Crime
2 arrested after police chase, crash in Johnson City

2 arrested after police chase, crash in Johnson City

February 20th, 2015 9:53 am by Staff Report

One of the two already was wanted on another charge.

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Columns Local News Business & Technology Mystery Diner
Spanish cuisine and tapas dining debuts at Portico restaurant

Spanish cuisine and tapas dining debuts at Portico restaurant

February 20th, 2015 9:12 am by Mystery Diner

Spanish cuisine has come to town in a big way with the opening of Johnson City's Portico restaurant. Located in the Northridge Center on Bristol Highway across from the Food Lion shopping center, this latest project from the Stir Fry Group has all the sig

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5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

February 20th, 2015 9:03 am by Contributed

Six-piece rock, honky-tonk and soul group Banditos and New Orleans-based country-soul band The Deslondes will perform at The Down Home on Saturday at 8 p.m. Tickets are $16.

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Community Local News
Rocky Mount Museum to celebrate Black History Month

Rocky Mount Museum to celebrate Black History Month

February 20th, 2015 8:56 am by Contributed

In observance of Black History Month, the Langston Heritage Group will present the one-act comedy "The Slabtown District Convention" in Rocky Mount Museum's theater, 200 Hyder Hill Road, Piney Flats, on Saturday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 4 p.m.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' inches into NPAC

'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' inches into NPAC

February 20th, 2015 8:46 am by Contributed

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar" comes to NPAC on Saturday at 11 a.m.

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