Johnson City Press Thursday, July 31, 2014
Douglas Dynamics, Bosch sites purchased; expansion of workforces expected

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Douglas Dynamics, Bosch sites purchased; expansion of workforces expected

July 30th, 2014 8:53 pm by Nathan Baker

Years dormant manufacturing sites will soon see new activity as companies, workers and equipment move into two Johnson City industrial buildings.

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Jonesborough voters to decide grocery wine issue in November

Jonesborough voters to decide grocery wine issue in November

July 30th, 2014 9:09 pm by Nathan Baker

Voters in at least one Washington County municipality will decide in November whether wine will be allowed to be sold in their local grocery stores under a new state law.

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UPDATE: Man loses leg in motorcycle crash on Greenwood Drive

UPDATE: Man loses leg in motorcycle crash on Greenwood Drive

July 30th, 2014 8:37 pm by Tony Casey and Max Hrenda, Press Staff Writers

Police have released more details in a Tuesday evening accident that left the operator of motorcycle without a leg and two others injured.

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Police: Partially clothed Erwin woman urinated on tombstone, assaulted cops

Police: Partially clothed Erwin woman urinated on tombstone, assaulted cops

July 30th, 2014 8:34 pm by Brad Hicks

Sarah Jane Marsh was arrested after the incident at Jobe Cemetery.

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Cards crushed by Jays

Cards crushed by Jays

July 30th, 2014 10:56 pm by Trey Williams

Jesus Gonzalez went 3-for-5 with a home run, a triple and four RBIs to help power the Bluefield Blue Jays to a 13-6 victory at Cardinal Park on Wednesday.

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German, Astros shut down E-Twins

German, Astros shut down E-Twins

July 30th, 2014 9:53 pm by Joe Avento

Devonte German overcame a shaky start and held the Twins to one hit over four scoreless innings as the Astros rolled to a 5-1 victory Wednesday night at Joe O'Brien Field.

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Hilltoppers look to continue success on links

Hilltoppers look to continue success on links

July 30th, 2014 9:34 pm by Douglas Fritz

Golf has been synonymous with success at Science Hill for a long time, but it has usually been the boys making the noise. These days, the Lady Hilltoppers are grabbing their share of the attention as they enter the 2014 season as defending Class AAA state

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Wellmont continues to explore merger options

Wellmont continues to explore merger options

July 30th, 2014 9:23 pm by Nathan Baker

An announcement made Wednesday by Wellmont Health Systems regarding the status of the board of directors' search to explore merger options answers some questions, but leaves others without reply.

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E.W. Scripps Co. shedding newspaper assets; to form new company with Journal

E.W. Scripps Co. shedding newspaper assets; to form new company with Journal

July 30th, 2014 9:16 pm by Dan Monk, Scripps Newspapers

The E.W. Scripps Co. will say goodbye to newspapers and hello to radio in a merger and spinoff transaction with the parent company of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel newspaper.

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Commission to deal with Carter mayor's budget veto

Commission to deal with Carter mayor's budget veto

July 30th, 2014 8:56 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Commission will meet in a special called session this morning to attempt to pass a budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year. The first step of the process will be to consider the veto of a Commission-approved budget by Mayor Leon Humphrey.

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Off the Wall News: East Tennessee man stabbed self in traffic

Off the Wall News: East Tennessee man stabbed self in traffic

July 30th, 2014 8:54 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Police said he got on top of his car and stabbed himself in the stomach

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