Johnson City Press Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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'Rent' to hit community theatre this summer

'Rent' to hit community theatre this summer

March 1st, 2015 9:50 pm by Jessica Fuller

Tennessee's oldest community theatre is spicing up this year's program by throwing a popular rock musical into the mix

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Meet your neighbor: Local hiker discovers lost treasures off the beaten path

Meet your neighbor: Local hiker discovers lost treasures off the beaten path

March 1st, 2015 9:43 pm by Jessica Fuller

White waterfalls and vast, mountainous overlooks are something that accompany Gray resident Jason Horton on a daily basis, whether it's touching up stunning photos, writing in his blog or seeing it all for himself.

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Lull in negotiations with Redflex contract could cost nearly $50,000 in revenue

Lull in negotiations with Redflex contract could cost nearly $50,000 in revenue

March 1st, 2015 9:39 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City officials have not revealed details regarding the renegotiation of a contract with Australia-based Redflex Traffic Systems, a lull that could mean a missed opportunity for an estimated $48,000 from red light camera revenues.

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Watauga Lake businesses expect windfall in wake of low Boone Lake levels this year

Watauga Lake businesses expect windfall in wake of low Boone Lake levels this year

March 1st, 2015 9:30 pm by John Thompson

Marinas and other business that cater to boaters and fishermen on Watuaga Lake expect a windfall from the low lake levels that are impacting Boone Lake this year.

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Unicoi hospital gains recognition for implementing new medical technologies

Unicoi hospital gains recognition for implementing new medical technologies

March 1st, 2015 9:06 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Memorial Hospital has been recognized for its approach to implementing new electronic medical record technologies.

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With photos: Black History Month marches on with unity walk for change

With photos: Black History Month marches on with unity walk for change - VIDEO

February 28th, 2015 10:02 pm by Jessica Fuller

Saturday morning's sub-freezing temperatures didn't stop Pastor Michael Cummings and two dozen other community members from marching in the snow.

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Peanut Allergy - Pediatric study may upend precautionary standard

Peanut Allergy - Pediatric study may upend precautionary standard

February 28th, 2015 9:57 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Last week's release of a five-year study of children at high risk of peanut allergy has parents and pediatricians questioning a longstanding precautionary measures the study suggests may be doing kids more harm than good.

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More documents released regarding Dentsply, still no signed confidentiality agreement

More documents released regarding Dentsply, still no signed confidentiality agreement

February 28th, 2015 9:52 pm by Nathan Baker

A signed, formally authorized confidentiality agreement between Washington County officials and representatives of Dentsply International, parent to Johnson City manufacturer Tulsa Dental Specialties, has not yet surfaced as part of the public record.

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In God Micah Van Huss trusts and he thinks Tennessee should, too

In God Micah Van Huss trusts and he thinks Tennessee should, too

February 28th, 2015 9:49 pm by Tony Casey

The first four words of the Bible are "In the beginning, God ... "

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Local attorney: Email to Fall Branch District suggests state troopers work under DUI quotas

Local attorney: Email to Fall Branch District suggests state troopers work under DUI quotas

February 28th, 2015 9:45 pm by Becky Campbell

A local attorney filed a motion in Washington County Criminal Court asking for a hearing in a DUI case and believes he has evidence Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers work under an arrest-quota system - something the department adamantly denies.

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