Johnson City Press Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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School board blasts TV station for focus on football fight

School board blasts TV station for focus on football fight

November 7th, 2014 8:34 am by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Board of Education criticized the heavy television news coverage of a fight at a recent football game between the district's two high schools, saying the repeated use of a video taken from the game bred negativity.

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Football stadium OK'd by Elizabethton planners

Football stadium OK'd by Elizabethton planners

November 6th, 2014 9:03 pm by John Thompson

A new football stadium at Elizabethton High School is one step closer to kickoff.

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Police: School resource officer found Science Hill student with pot intended for sale

Police: School resource officer found Science Hill student with pot intended for sale

November 6th, 2014 1:47 pm by Staff Report

The boy handed over about 3.5 to 5 grams of marijuana individually packaged in joint-size amounts, police said.

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Missing kids found via Johnson City school transfer; fugitive mom arrested

Missing kids found via Johnson City school transfer; fugitive mom arrested

November 6th, 2014 1:19 pm by Sam Watson

When a Johnson City school secretary called for records on a transfer student, she learned that the 5-year-old had been missing since August, according to a court record.

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Smoking in pregnancy, childhood obesity researchers named 'Notable Women" at ETSU

Smoking in pregnancy, childhood obesity researchers named 'Notable Women" at ETSU

November 5th, 2014 1:30 pm by Contributed - ETSU

The awards highlight the expertise and accomplishments of women academicians at ETSU.

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ETSU student, former Science Hill cheerleader found dead in campus residence

ETSU student, former Science Hill cheerleader found dead in campus residence

November 4th, 2014 12:30 pm by Sam Watson

No foul play was suspected, but an autopsy was ordered.

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Johnson City school board contributes to Indian Trail playground despite member's protests

Johnson City school board contributes to Indian Trail playground despite member's protests

November 4th, 2014 12:03 pm by Nathan Baker

"Before this year's over, you're going to be wondering where we're going to get the money to do anything," Board of Education member Richard Manahan said.

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Student safety concerns prompt Unicoi County schools to cancel classes on election day

Student safety concerns prompt Unicoi County schools to cancel classes on election day

November 3rd, 2014 9:17 pm by Brad Hicks

An issue that caused concern among some members of the Unicoi County Election Commission earlier this year will not present itself in Tuesday's general election.

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Elizabethon's band gracious in winning second place in state

Elizabethon's band gracious in winning second place in state

November 3rd, 2014 10:53 am by John Thompson

Hannah Manuel was named the best drum major in Division II state competition.

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Coaches say alums ready for bright future of ETSU sports

Coaches say alums ready for bright future of ETSU sports

November 1st, 2014 10:13 pm by Max Hrenda

Athletics are often put on display during a school's Homecoming festivities, and East Tennessee State University made sure its alumni got an up-close look at what was to come from Buccaneer sports.

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