Johnson City Press Monday, September 22, 2014
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UPDATE: Lockdown at Science Hill ended

UPDATE: Lockdown at Science Hill ended

September 19th, 2014 1:05 pm by Staff Report

A threat from a student overheard and reported to administrators led to a hard lockdown on Science Hill High School's campus Friday afternoon, Supervisor of Safety and Mental Health Greg Wallace said.

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Buffalo Tales with the Guild at Milligan tonight

Buffalo Tales with the Guild at Milligan tonight

September 19th, 2014 9:37 am by Staff Reports

Milligan College will once again host "Buffalo Tales with the Guild," featuring members of the Jonesborough Storytellers Guild tonight at 7 in the McGlothlin-Street Theatre located in Milligan's Gregory Center for the Liberal Arts.

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Pennyman's Diner: Classic roadside diner is alive and well

Pennyman's Diner: Classic roadside diner is alive and well

September 19th, 2014 9:31 am by Mystery Diner

You've done this, right? You are driving on your way to somewhere. You spot a place, just momentarily. If you spare a thought for what the place is, or what goes on there, it too is momentary, fleeting, and you go on your way, your mind already concentrat

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Acoustic Coffeehouse welcomes Storyteller Josh Brister for Sunday night

Acoustic Coffeehouse welcomes Storyteller Josh Brister for Sunday night

September 19th, 2014 9:26 am by Staff Reports

Mississippi storyteller Josh Brister, who currently plows his trade in Europe, is back home for a bit and is on the move. He will be performing at Acoustic Coffeehouse, 415 W. Walnut St., at 10 p.m. Sunday.

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5 Out & About Things to do

5 Out & About Things to do

September 19th, 2014 9:07 am by Staff Reports

Greyscale, a highly selective ensemble from East Tennessee State University is coming to Music in the Park on Sunday. The lively band performs music in a fusion of jazz and pop styles.

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Board discusses Humane Society handling animal adoptions at new shelter

Board discusses Humane Society handling animal adoptions at new shelter

September 18th, 2014 9:55 pm by Tony Casey

A meeting between members of the Animal Control Board and representatives from the Humane Society of Washington County concluded with all in attendance interested in setting the course for the latter group's control of the Washington County-Johnson City A

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Dog has its day: JCPD opens slot for K-9 officer after 8-month absence

Dog has its day: JCPD opens slot for K-9 officer after 8-month absence

September 18th, 2014 9:43 pm by Max Hrenda

After going more than eight months with an unfilled officer's position, a Johnson City police platoon is on the verge of becoming fully staffed.

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City tells schools not to budget $600K 'backstop'

City tells schools not to budget $600K 'backstop'

September 18th, 2014 9:35 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners unanimously voted Thursday to defer an ordinance to amend Johnson City Schools' 2015 general purpose school fund when it came to their attention $600,000 in guaranteed funds from the city to the school system was being plugged i

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50 years after death, Fiddlin' Charlie Bowman comes home

50 years after death, Fiddlin' Charlie Bowman comes home

September 18th, 2014 9:28 pm by Nathan Baker

A local music legend who helped shape the sound of early country music returned posthumously Thursday to the hills that birthed him and inspired some of his most memorable songs.

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Fight against Liberian Ebola comes to JC

Fight against Liberian Ebola comes to JC

September 18th, 2014 9:18 pm by Tony Casey

Handerson Bennah gets emotional when he talks about the Ebola virus that is ripping through Liberia, his country of birth.

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