Johnson City Press Friday, November 28, 2014
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Tenn. Dept. of Human Services proposes cutting 300 jobs

Tenn. Dept. of Human Services proposes cutting 300 jobs

November 24th, 2014 4:59 pm by Dave Boucher, The Tennessean

The Tennessee department that oversees social service programs like food stamps is proposing cutting more than 300 jobs by the start of the 2016 budget year. That's a drop of about 900 positions since the 2014 budget year.

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Crime Local News Elizabethton
N.C. women arrested on prostitution charges in Elizabethton

N.C. women arrested on prostitution charges in Elizabethton

November 24th, 2014 4:54 pm by Staff Report

Two North Carolina women were arrested, police said, on charges they worked together to commit acts of prostitution.

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Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Who was George?

Who was George?

November 24th, 2014 4:31 pm by Bob Cox

"Sometimes George would bring in a radio that needed fixing and then show us how to take it apart and find what was wrong with it" - Yesteryear reader Dick Church.

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Heritage
Fantastic foursome visited city in 1918

Fantastic foursome visited city in 1918

November 24th, 2014 4:21 pm by Bob Cox

A crowd estimated at 500 to 1,000 people turned out that Monday afternoon to greet their guests.

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Crime
Black Friday safety: Johnson City police offer holiday shopping safety tips

Black Friday safety: Johnson City police offer holiday shopping safety tips

November 24th, 2014 3:56 pm by Contributed

One of the best philosophies to fight theft is simple: "Harden the target."

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News Crime Local News Erwin
Inmates, others charged with trying to sneak drugs into Unicoi Co. jail

Inmates, others charged with trying to sneak drugs into Unicoi Co. jail

November 24th, 2014 3:45 pm by Brad Hicks

Deputies initiated an investigation after monitoring a phone call between an inmate and an alleged co-conspirator.

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News Regional & National
Heading toward the coast for Thanksgiving? Leave early

Heading toward the coast for Thanksgiving? Leave early

November 24th, 2014 3:40 pm by Associated Press

A nor'easter is expected to develop Wednesday along the East Coast just as millions of travelers are heading to their Thanksgiving destinations.

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Michael Brown family attorney says Ferguson grand jury announcement coming Monday evening

Michael Brown family attorney says Ferguson grand jury announcement coming Monday evening

November 24th, 2014 3:32 pm by Associated Press

A grand jury has reached a decision about whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown, media outlets reported Monday, citing unidentified sources.

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Update: TVA still trying to find cause of Boone Dam seepage

Update: TVA still trying to find cause of Boone Dam seepage

November 24th, 2014 2:30 pm by Contributed

The TVA is aiming to hold the water level of Boone Reservoir at approximately 12 feet below normal winter elevation.

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Shooting investigated at Bluff City youth home

Shooting investigated at Bluff City youth home

November 24th, 2014 2:20 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

No injuries were reported in an early Sunday morning shooting at a Bluff City youth home, where at least one round fired from outside entered the building.

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