Johnson City Press Thursday, January 29, 2015
Knox basketball coach fights for daughter, unborn son

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Knox basketball coach fights for daughter, unborn son

January 27th, 2015 9:59 am by Mike Blackerby, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Mabry Kate has a rare disease that often takes the life of a child before they reach age 2.

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Hundreds gather to celebrate life, mourn loss of Sgt. Luke Story

Hundreds gather to celebrate life, mourn loss of Sgt. Luke Story - VIDEO

January 28th, 2015 11:30 pm by Becky Campbell and Max Hrenda, Press Staff Writers

Firefighters, police officers and emergency medical personnel from across the region and state gathered Wednesday morning to pay tribute to the loss of one of their own.

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Firefighters line up to honor one of their own in Jonesborough

Firefighters line up to honor one of their own in Jonesborough

January 28th, 2015 9:58 am by Becky Campbell

Luke Story, a full-time firefighter at the Jonesborough Fire Department, died after a five-month battle with stage IV pancreatic cancer Saturday afternoon.

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Johnson City native seeking help in locating injured airman he helped save more than 40 years ago

Johnson City native seeking help in locating injured airman he helped save more than 40 years ago

January 26th, 2015 11:30 am by Marci Gore, NET News Service

The day of the accident Tom Swadley learned the injured man was from Kingsport.

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Online help boosts Johnson City Schools Homeless Education Program and Christ Children's Home Education Fund

January 22nd, 2015 4:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

$3,000 prize from Champions for Kids to expand monthly birthday parties for school system's homeless kids; Nearly $10,000 in contributions wins CCHEF a permanent listing on Global Giving website

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Regional homeless count to begin at noon on Thursday

Regional homeless count to begin at noon on Thursday

January 21st, 2015 8:45 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

"Each agency and person who comes in contact with a homeless person can make a difference in this count," Jon White, outreach coordinator for Appalachian Regional Coalition on Homelessness

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Born with a rare heart disorder, NE Tennessee infant receives transplant

Born with a rare heart disorder, NE Tennessee infant receives transplant

January 20th, 2015 3:07 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Almost as soon as Addy entered the world, the battle for life began.

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The Big Black Bus

January 19th, 2015 4:55 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The bus is warm and always arrives with a supply of snacks, cold drinks, hot coffee, fresh doughnuts and warm clothing and blankets for anyone who may need them

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No better than the best, better than the rest: Dinty Moore a downtown fixture in several locations

No better than the best, better than the rest: Dinty Moore a downtown fixture in several locations

January 19th, 2015 12:05 pm by Bob Cox

The eatery had been around for several years with essentially the same name but at four separate downtown locations.

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Former ETSU President Stanton receives medical school's 2nd Quest Award

Former ETSU President Stanton receives medical school's 2nd Quest Award

January 16th, 2015 4:25 pm by Contributed to the Press

The Quest Award was established to recognize leadership for the advancement of health care for the underserved. Former Tennessee Governor Ned Ray McWherter was awarded the inaugural Quest Award in 2004.

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Development to give low-income families more options

Development to give low-income families more options

January 15th, 2015 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Twelve two- and three-bedroom townhouses under construction at the intersection of Moorland Drive and John Exum Parkway be be leased to low-income renters for $425 a month

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