Johnson City Press Thursday, May 28, 2015
Crop circle found in Gray hay field

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Crop circle found in Gray hay field

May 28th, 2015 9:12 am by Becky Campbell

It's barely visible from the road, but a crop circle that appeared in a field off Old Gray Station Road is unmistakable from above.

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Bluff City board ousts city manager, gives job to Mayor Wells, hires Erwin mayor at $40 per hour

Bluff City board ousts city manager, gives job to Mayor Wells, hires Erwin mayor at $40 per hour

May 28th, 2015 9:38 am by J.H. Osborne, NET News Service

Under the town's charter, city manager duties fall to the mayor when there is no one else doing the job.

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Boy, 12, accused of stabbing man in Kingsport

Boy, 12, accused of stabbing man in Kingsport

May 28th, 2015 9:23 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Kingsport police said the incident happened about 10:30 Tuesday night.

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The Beer Mile: There will be vomit

The Beer Mile: There will be vomit

May 28th, 2015 9:02 am by Tony Casey

Before I go any further, I want to point out that this took place at a safe location with many sober people and designated drivers available. Not one of my fellow competitors has anything resembling a drinking addiction - if anything, they have a mild add

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ETSU conference speaker admits to jitters in hometown speech

ETSU conference speaker admits to jitters in hometown speech

May 28th, 2015 8:52 am by Nathan Baker

When Teresa Vanhooser took the podium in the auditorium of East Tennessee State University's D.P. Culp Center Wednesday, back in her native Johnson City and delivering a speech to her daughter, father and hundreds of her peers in the science and business

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What's that? New round of public art springs to life

What's that? New round of public art springs to life

May 28th, 2015 8:48 am by Gary B. Gray

Sculptor Ray Katz had the honor Wednesday of securing "Red, Green Construction" to a concrete base in Founders Park, making his creation the first to appear in this year's round of offerings courtesy of the Johnson City Public Art Committee.

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Good Neighbor: Summer Feeding programs start Monday

May 28th, 2015 8:43 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Second Harvest Food Bank's summer feeding programs for the one in four children in Northeast Tennessee who live in poverty and are at greater risk of hunger when their schools are in recess are set to roll on Monday.

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Update: Carter Co. officials shut down unlicensed drug treatment clinic

Update: Carter Co. officials shut down unlicensed drug treatment clinic

May 28th, 2015 7:12 am by John Thompson

A walk-in clinic that many Carter Countians feared was going to be a methadone clinic did not open for business as advertised Wednesday.

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Sports High schools
Former Hilltopper Craig enjoys breakout season, named ACC player of year

Former Hilltopper Craig enjoys breakout season, named ACC player of year

May 27th, 2015 9:45 pm by Dave Ongie, Press Staff Writer

Will Craig's dream of one day playing major league baseball received a giant boost this spring when Craig laid waste to Atlantic Coast Conference pitching.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Pro Stock drivers set for Bristol

Pro Stock drivers set for Bristol

May 27th, 2015 9:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Drag racers Erica Enders-Stevens and Allen Johnson are hopeful as they head into next month's NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway for entirely different reasons.

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County school board narrowly approves site for Boones Creek school

County school board narrowly approves site for Boones Creek school

May 27th, 2015 9:26 pm by Nathan Baker

A divided Washington County Board of Education narrowly approved a site for a new school in the Boones Creek area Wednesday at a called meeting set to consider the topic.

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