Johnson City Press Monday, September 22, 2014
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Tony Casey

Cruising and snoozing for a brewsing in Asheville

August 14th, 2014 1:17 pm by Tony Casey

1:15 p.m. - 15 minutes before the bus was set to leave. What am I, crazy, to think I was going to go on Asheville's Brews Cruise on an empty stomach?

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Opinion
Oaks Castle arts center project needs your help

Oaks Castle arts center project needs your help

August 14th, 2014 12:13 pm by Johnson City Press

Supporters of the idea will have just 60 days to raise the money they've calculated is needed for a down payment, cover the first year's mortgage payments and pay for renovations to the 90-year-old Italian-styled estate.

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3 people injured in head-on I-26 crash in Kingsport

3 people injured in head-on I-26 crash in Kingsport

August 14th, 2014 12:07 pm by Ned Jilton II, NET News Service

One vehicle was traveling the wrong way.

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Mourners gather for driver killed by Tony Stewart's car

Mourners gather for driver killed by Tony Stewart's car

August 14th, 2014 11:55 am by MARY ESCH, Associated Press

Kevin Ward Jr.'s casket, decorated with orange and white flowers, was carried into South Lewis Senior High School about an hour before services were to begin. Ward, a 2012 graduate, lived in nearby Port Leyden.

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Two morning crashes delay I-26 traffic

Two morning crashes delay I-26 traffic

August 14th, 2014 11:43 am by NET News Service

As of 11 a.m. Kingsport police were reporting that back-to-back crashes on Interstate 26 had possibly collected up to eight separate vehicles, blocking eastbound lanes of travel.

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Crime
Woman tells Johnson City police that boyfriend choked, dragged her

Woman tells Johnson City police that boyfriend choked, dragged her

August 14th, 2014 11:11 am by Staff Report

Brandon C. Howard, 26, 735 Georgia St., was charged with domestic aggravated assault.

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Crime
Police: Johnson City man threatened to kill boyfriend, imprisoned him in residence

Police: Johnson City man threatened to kill boyfriend, imprisoned him in residence

August 14th, 2014 9:19 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man threatened to kill his boyfriend while keeping him from leaving their residence Wednesday night, police said, resulting in his arrest on several charges.

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Renovations on Washington County courthouse expected to resume in upcoming weeks

Renovations on Washington County courthouse expected to resume in upcoming weeks

August 13th, 2014 9:19 pm by Gary B. Gray

It's been nearly five months since Washington County commissioners voted to spend $150,000 to pay a professional contractor and licensed workers to complete renovations on the Jonesborough courthouse's second floor - a project begun in January 2013.

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Banker backing Wellmont-MSHA merger

Banker backing Wellmont-MSHA merger

August 13th, 2014 9:11 pm by Nathan Baker

A local banker is taking Wellmont Health System up on its offer to "be as transparent as possible" in its search to evaluate potential mergers.

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Crime
NE Tennessee robbery, kidnapping victim recognizes suspect as grandson's friend

NE Tennessee robbery, kidnapping victim recognizes suspect as grandson's friend

August 13th, 2014 5:01 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The alleged robbery and burglary occurred Saturday at 12:30 a.m.

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