Johnson City Press Monday, January 26, 2015
Police: Anonymous call leads to drug, handgun arrests

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Police: Anonymous call leads to drug, handgun arrests

January 26th, 2015 10:44 am by Staff Reports

Police said an anonymous call resulted in the arrest of two Johnson City men.

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'Everyone's felt the loss of Luke': Friends, coworkers remember Luke Story as community hero

'Everyone's felt the loss of Luke': Friends, coworkers remember Luke Story as community hero

January 25th, 2015 9:56 pm by Jessica Fuller

One day in August, Luke Story went to the doctor to get a pain in his side checked, anticipating gallstones.The next day, he was diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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Johnson City man charged with sixth DUI

Johnson City man charged with sixth DUI

January 26th, 2015 11:15 am by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man was charged with drinking under the influence - his sixth DUI offense - as well as his second offense of driving on a revoked license and failure to obey traffic control devices.

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Columns All About Abby
Abby Hathorn

All About Abby: Is ignorance really bliss?

January 26th, 2015 10:14 am by Abby Hathorn

My generation and the ones behind it have developed this idea that "ignorance is bliss" in the sense that learning is "not cool."

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One site housed many different kinds of businesses

One site housed many different kinds of businesses

January 26th, 2015 9:49 am by Bob Cox

I appreciate Harold "Hal" J. Hunter's Jan. 14 letter to the editor titled "Preserving History Should Be a Priority of the City." I wholeheartedly agree. Today's column contains the first of several articles I will feature over time involving a landmark th

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Je Suis Charlie, but don't just stop there

Je Suis Charlie, but don't just stop there

January 26th, 2015 9:44 am by Mahmood Sabri, Johnson City

"Anyone messing with Mohammad is essentially hitting the Muslims in an extremely vulnerable spot, something absolutely non-negotiable" - Mahmood Sabri.

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Possible aerial drone found on White House grounds

Possible aerial drone found on White House grounds

January 26th, 2015 9:43 am by Nedra Pickler, Associated Press

A device, possibly an unmanned aerial drone, was found on the White House grounds during the middle of the night while President Barack Obama and the first lady were in India, but his spokesman said Monday that it posed no threat.

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Lady of the Fountain's origins

Lady of the Fountain's origins

January 26th, 2015 9:42 am by Bob Cox

Today's feature is the first of two that will address the origin of Johnson City's beautiful Lady of the Fountain.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Education can truly change your stars

January 26th, 2015 9:26 am by Robert Houk

"Education quite literally saved our lives" - Eric Freeman.

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Johnson City on Haslam's health care expansion tour

Johnson City on Haslam's health care expansion tour

January 26th, 2015 7:52 am by Staff Report

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam is making six more stops around the state to promote his Insure Tennessee plan to extend health coverage to more than 200,000 low-income people.

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Meet your neighbor: Local teen makes own patterns, finds success with fashion blogs

Meet your neighbor: Local teen makes own patterns, finds success with fashion blogs

January 25th, 2015 10:11 pm by Becky Campbell

Abby Hathorn, a 19-year-old college student who moved to Johnson City just a few years ago, is much like others her age but at the same time, it seems she's cut from a whole different bolt of cloth.

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