Johnson City Press Tuesday, April 28, 2015
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The battle must end:  Health care officials say merger is best route to serve community

The battle must end: Health care officials say merger is best route to serve community

April 25th, 2015 10:21 pm by Nathan Baker

In merging the Tri-Cities' two health care nonprofits, Alan Levine says he hopes to tear down the curtains pulled in place over the past two decades separating communities and people into one hospital system or the other.

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Man arrested on charges placed in 2009

Man arrested on charges placed in 2009

April 25th, 2015 10:07 pm by Staff Report

A man wanted in the 2009 theft of two flat-screen televisions was arrested Saturday, a news release from the Johnson City Police Department said.

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Carter County students shine in state competitions

Carter County students shine in state competitions

April 24th, 2015 10:23 pm by John Thompson

Six students from Carter County's four high schools won state championships in recent competitions.

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Downtown venue comes into sight

Downtown venue comes into sight

April 24th, 2015 10:20 pm by Gary B. Gray

Completion of Johnson City's new farmers market/downtown pavilion is now roughly six months away, and the facility's foundation should begin taking shape next week.

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Joy Prom celebrates 5th year, draws almost 1,000 guests

Joy Prom celebrates 5th year, draws almost 1,000 guests - VIDEO

April 24th, 2015 10:17 pm by Jessica Fuller

Maybe it's the dancing that brings so many people to Joy Prom.

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Downtown Dash 5K to provide speedy course and positive lessons through Girls on the Run

Downtown Dash 5K to provide speedy course and positive lessons through Girls on the Run

April 24th, 2015 10:11 pm by Tony Casey

More than 5,000 area girls will have gone through the Girls on the Run program on May 2 when it has its biggest event of the year - the Downtown Dash 5K.

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Lake Ridge Elementary students make history with wax museum - VIDEO/PHOTOS

Lake Ridge Elementary students make history with wax museum - VIDEO/PHOTOS - VIDEO

April 24th, 2015 10:07 pm by Tony Casey

Harry Houdini stood perfectly still just a few feet from Anne Frank at Lake Ridge Elementary School Friday morning, and all it took was a push of a button on the character's shoulder to have them speak about the important facts of their respective lives.

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Update: Boys, 9 and 11, charged with Kingsport elementary school bomb threat

Update: Boys, 9 and 11, charged with Kingsport elementary school bomb threat

April 24th, 2015 3:45 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Three other children had been charged with making similar threats at a city middle school.

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UPDATE: Speeding car slams into deputy, triggering 4-car crash

UPDATE: Speeding car slams into deputy, triggering 4-car crash

April 24th, 2015 1:56 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The crash on Fort Henry Drive has blocked eastbound traffic near the Kingsport Town Center

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Man accused of Carter County murders receives court-appointed attorney

Man accused of Carter County murders receives court-appointed attorney

April 24th, 2015 10:05 am by Nathan Baker

A Carter County man accused of killing a Sullivan County couple and dismembering and burning their bodies made a brief appearance in court Friday and received a court-appointed attorney.

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