Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Danger zone: 134 school zone speeding tickets issued since start of school

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Danger zone: 134 school zone speeding tickets issued since start of school

September 1st, 2014 10:21 pm by Becky Campbell

In the month since school started back in Johnson City, police have written 134 tickets for speeding during the critical morning and afternoon hours when school is about to begin or has just ended.

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32 teens escape from Nashville detention center

32 teens escape from Nashville detention center

September 2nd, 2014 9:28 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Ten were still on the run Tuesday.

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Local vets sound off on Mountain Home VA care

Local vets sound off on Mountain Home VA care

August 31st, 2014 9:28 pm by Tony Casey

Veterans discussed wait times and quality-of-care.

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Opinion
Should Johnson City revise its regulations for murals?

Should Johnson City revise its regulations for murals?

September 2nd, 2014 9:36 am by Johnson City Press

Do you think Johnson City's sign and zoning regulations are too restrictive when it comes to murals and wall paintings in the downtown area?

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Labor Day enjoyed inside, outside on land, water

Labor Day enjoyed inside, outside on land, water

September 1st, 2014 10:16 pm by Max Hrenda

In the spirit of Labor Day, many in Johnson City took advantage of the holiday to venture out of their homes to enjoy the day with friends, family or on their own.

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Sports High schools
Norris gets called up to major leagues

Norris gets called up to major leagues

September 1st, 2014 10:10 pm by Trey Williams

The Toronto Blue Jays gave Norris the call-up on Monday from the Triple-A Buffalo, which concluded its season Monday.

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Greek to Johnson City: Bristol-based Mediterranean restaurant to open mid-Sept.

Greek to Johnson City: Bristol-based Mediterranean restaurant to open mid-Sept.

September 1st, 2014 10:05 pm by Nathan Baker

An established Bristol eatery is advancing south and bringing a taste of the Mediterranean to Johnson City.

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Community
Johnson Co. woman finds way to carry her husband's memory

Johnson Co. woman finds way to carry her husband's memory

September 1st, 2014 9:55 pm by John Thompson

Mary Hawkins said she wanted to tell the story of how she has preserved her memories because she knows there are many other widows that could get some ideas from what she has done.

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Heritage Yesteryear
Revisiting the days of the Rubin & Cherry Shows

Revisiting the days of the Rubin & Cherry Shows

September 1st, 2014 3:21 pm by Bob Cox

The Rubin & Cherry Shows, known as "The Barnum & Bailey of All Carnival Shows," came to the city on April 29, 1917.

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Heritage
Feb. 24, 1935 JCP offered look at local politics, crime

Feb. 24, 1935 JCP offered look at local politics, crime

September 1st, 2014 3:11 pm by Becky Campbell

Eighty-one years ago, the "showplace" of Johnson City was getting trampled by young boys, and witnesses were urged to call police if they saw it happen.

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Vols roll past Aggies in season opener

Vols roll past Aggies in season opener

August 31st, 2014 11:36 pm by AP

KNOXVILLE- Justin Worley threw for 273 yards and three touchdowns to help Tennessee beat Utah State 38-7 on Sunday night.

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