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Sewer work to cause Indian Ridge Road closures

Sewer work to cause Indian Ridge Road closures

September 25th, 2014 2:58 pm by For the Press

Due to ongoing sewer rehabilitation work, the Water and Sewer Services Department has issued traffic advisories.

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Pastor Appreciation

Pastor Appreciation

September 25th, 2014 2:25 pm by Staff Report

Say thank you to your pastor in the Johnson City Press. The deadline to submit entries for our Oct. 4 Pastor Appreciation page is 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26.

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Lack of school board chairman threatens teacher paychecks in Unicoi Co.

Lack of school board chairman threatens teacher paychecks in Unicoi Co.

September 25th, 2014 2:22 pm by Brad Hicks

The board will meet in a special called session this evening at 6 p.m. to consider electing a board chairman for the 2014-15 school year.

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Updated: All a joke? Two 17-year-old Science Hill students wanted to "mess with" another student

Updated: All a joke? Two 17-year-old Science Hill students wanted to "mess with" another student

September 25th, 2014 2:02 pm by Becky Campbell

One student claimed he purchased weapon for $40 and was being paid $100 for a "hit."

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Off the Wall News: 35,000 pounds of frozen chicken held for ransom

Off the Wall News: 35,000 pounds of frozen chicken held for ransom

September 25th, 2014 1:47 pm by Associated Press

An employee of an Idaho trucking company abandoned a semitrailer containing thousands of pounds of frozen chicken at a western Montana truck stop after the company reportedly refused the driver's repeated requests for more money, Missoula County officials

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Woman injured in Jonesborough crash on 11-E

Woman injured in Jonesborough crash on 11-E

September 25th, 2014 1:42 pm by Becky Campbell

The crash was reported just after noon Thursday and hindered traffic in the area for several minutes.

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One Need For Transportation Met, One To Go

One Need For Transportation Met, One To Go

September 25th, 2014 1:15 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Saturday Golf Tourney to Benefit Disabled American Veterans; Free Concert at Eldridge Farm to Help With Home Build

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Tony Casey

Sweet music, atmosphere at Bluegrass Half Marathon

September 25th, 2014 12:39 pm by Tony Casey

Call me a "hobby jogger" all you want, but what I enjoy most about road racing is the post-race celebration where everyone can have a good time and discuss all the interesting details of their respective performances.

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Nine-year-old from Gray collects 2,703 pounds of food to help shelter pets

Nine-year-old from Gray collects 2,703 pounds of food to help shelter pets

September 25th, 2014 12:34 pm by Tony Casey

The Carr ladies of Gray have known exactly how they want to help out local pets.

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Regional & National Education
Survey shows decreasing Tennessee teacher support for Common Core standards

Survey shows decreasing Tennessee teacher support for Common Core standards

September 25th, 2014 11:51 am by Associated Press

According to the survey, 39 percent of the 27,000 Tennessee teachers who responded to the survey believe that teaching to the standards will improve student learning, compared with 60 percent who said the same in a similar survey last year.

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