Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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Carter County inmate charged with assaulting another prisoner

Carter County inmate charged with assaulting another prisoner

September 4th, 2014 3:58 pm by John Thompson

A corrections officer reported finding the victim lying on his back on the floor in a pool of blood.

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New director of area ministry had child abuse conviction

New director of area ministry had child abuse conviction

September 3rd, 2014 9:28 pm by John Thompson

The new director of a local charitable organization helping needy families has a criminal record in Washington County on child abuse charges.

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Wandell brings message of faith to Milligan

Wandell brings message of faith to Milligan

September 2nd, 2014 9:23 pm by John Thompson

There won't be a lot of lectures that Milligan College students will remember 20 years from now, but the words they heard in the college's first convocation of the new academic year are words that many will long remember.

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Into the sunset: Former Carter sheriff reflects on career, looks to future

Into the sunset: Former Carter sheriff reflects on career, looks to future

August 30th, 2014 10:15 pm by John Thompson

The past week has been a time of major transition for outgoing Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes. Last Wednesday, Mathes turned 44 years old.

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Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

August 29th, 2014 9:39 am by John Thompson

The public is encouraged to attend. An entire section of the gym will be open to the public, with 800 seats available.

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Vent catches fire at Elizabethton's Redi Mart

Vent catches fire at Elizabethton's Redi Mart

August 28th, 2014 8:56 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Fire Department and Elizabethton Police Department responded to a fire call at the Redi Mart at 725 W. G St. around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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Hampton basketball coach receives pretrial diversion in pills theft case

Hampton basketball coach receives pretrial diversion in pills theft case

August 27th, 2014 3:47 pm by John Thompson

Leon Tolley was removed as head girls' basketball coach and placed on suspension during the investigation.

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Elizabethton principal battling ALS to speak at Milligan convocation

Elizabethton principal battling ALS to speak at Milligan convocation

August 26th, 2014 10:10 am by Contributed - Milligan College

Josh Wandell was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, in 2013.

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Former EHS coach accused of indecent exposure

Former EHS coach accused of indecent exposure

August 25th, 2014 9:05 pm by Becky Campbell

Elizabethton High School's swim coach resigned from his job last week, just two days before his arrest on indecent exposure charges in Johnson City, although he apparently talked to his athletic director in July about leaving the school system.

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Johnson City cop charged with assault, reassigned pending court action

Johnson City cop charged with assault, reassigned pending court action

August 25th, 2014 2:57 pm by Becky Campbell

"We take this situation very seriously" - Police Chief Mark Sirois.

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