Johnson City Press Friday, March 27, 2015
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Progress 2015: So you want to ride a bicycle?

Progress 2015: So you want to ride a bicycle?

March 9th, 2015 1:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Local bike shops are your answer.

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Tennessee handgun permits explode as lawmakers look to loosen regulations

Tennessee handgun permits explode as lawmakers look to loosen regulations

March 9th, 2015 1:29 pm by Dave Boucher, The Tennessean

In 2008, roughly one out of 32 Tennesseans had a valid handgun permit. Now, it's nearly one out of 13.

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Johnson City looking for Building Authority applicants

Johnson City looking for Building Authority applicants

March 9th, 2015 11:12 am by Staff Report

The Johnson City Board of Commissioners soon will consider an appointment to the Public Building Authority Board of Directors.

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Downtown Johnson City restaurant owners supportive of parking proposals

Downtown Johnson City restaurant owners supportive of parking proposals

March 6th, 2015 9:13 pm by Nathan Baker

Downtown restauranteurs are widely supportive of the city's recent talks to aggressively pursue turnover, saying the stepped-up discussions of strict enforcement and new parking time limits, though potentially aggravating to those ticketed, are positive s

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Ceramic tile company to open first US facility in Maury County

Ceramic tile company to open first US facility in Maury County

March 6th, 2015 9:52 am by Associated Press

Officials say a ceramics company will be opening its first U.S. manufacturing plant in Tennessee, creating 180 new jobs and investing $80 million to construct a new facility in Maury County.

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Updated: NRC returns Nuclear Fuels Services to normal level of oversight for 1st time since 2004

Updated: NRC returns Nuclear Fuels Services to normal level of oversight for 1st time since 2004

March 6th, 2015 9:03 am by Staff Report

The nuclear processing plant was placed on increased level of scrutiny in 2004, as the NRC added a second resident inspector.

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Third time's the charm at Knight's Pizza

Third time's the charm at Knight's Pizza

March 6th, 2015 8:47 am by Mystery Diner

My dining partner is a very patient person. Besides being both lovely and having a great sense of humor, she is remarkably clear-headed and pragmatic. Much of this pragmatism manifests itself in her being able to let things like other folks' thoughtlessne

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Erwin Bojangles opening today

Erwin Bojangles opening today

March 5th, 2015 8:57 am by Brad Hicks

Erwin residents hankering for some of Bojangles' "Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits" won't have to travel far.

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TVA: Safety superseded other concerns in decision to draw down Boone Lake

TVA: Safety superseded other concerns in decision to draw down Boone Lake

March 4th, 2015 9:50 pm by Nathan Baker

The Tennessee Valley Authority knows a sustained drawdown of the Boone Reservoir means hardships for residents and businesses over the course of the next year or longer, spokesman Travis Brickey said Wednesday.

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Downtown parking to take priority when Johnson City Commission convenes

Downtown parking to take priority when Johnson City Commission convenes

March 4th, 2015 9:31 pm by Gary B. Gray

A more vibrant and active downtown is a good problem to have if infrastructure is in place to accommodate it, and that's the focus of a detailed study conducted by Development Services in January which the City Commission will discuss tonight.

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