Johnson City Press Friday, March 6, 2015
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Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano visits Daniel Boone runners - PHOTOS

Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano visits Daniel Boone runners - PHOTOS

March 4th, 2015 8:52 am by Tony Casey

"Boy, it would be nice if we had an Olympic silver medalist around to pace us on this 400 ... " joked Daniel Boone High School standout miler Adam Barnard in the middle of his workout Tuesday night at the school's track.

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After 44 years, West Carter Fire Chief Conley Jones to resign post on eve of 83rd birthday

After 44 years, West Carter Fire Chief Conley Jones to resign post on eve of 83rd birthday

March 3rd, 2015 10:20 pm by John Thompson

Conley Jones plans to keep answering the alarm as a volunteer firefighter, but after four decades, he is going to assume a new job.

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Photos: Niswonger Children's Hospital fundraiser tops $350,000 in donations

Photos: Niswonger Children's Hospital fundraiser tops $350,000 in donations

March 3rd, 2015 10:03 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Donations to help Niswonger Children's Hospital develop centers of excellence in several specialized treatment areas soared to more than $350,000 Tuesday in the final hours of the hospital's third annual radiothon.

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Motorist facing hit and run, possible DUI charges after Monday crash

Motorist facing hit and run, possible DUI charges after Monday crash

March 3rd, 2015 9:28 pm by John Thompson

A man accused of leaving the scene of an accident on G Street is facing several charges from local and state law enforcement agencies.

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Photos: Task force considers bathroom placement on Tweetsie Trail

Photos: Task force considers bathroom placement on Tweetsie Trail

March 3rd, 2015 9:23 pm by Tony Casey

Members of the group overseeing Johnson City's newest recreation facility are turning their attention to ... facilities.

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Judge: Statement suppressed in sexual battery case because investigator 'went too far'

Judge: Statement suppressed in sexual battery case because investigator 'went too far'

March 3rd, 2015 9:15 pm by Becky Campbell

A former Washington County Sheriff's investigator wanted a suspect to "confess his sins to somebody, particularly me," in order to get the statement needed to prosecute the man, according to the officer's testimony at a suppression hearing in November.

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Washington County jailer fired after Anderson County domestic assault charges

Washington County jailer fired after Anderson County domestic assault charges

March 3rd, 2015 6:54 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County detention officer was fired Monday after an internal investigation into criminal charges placed against him in Clinton, Tennessee.

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Reported knifepoint robbery was fake, ETSU Public Safety says

Reported knifepoint robbery was fake, ETSU Public Safety says

March 3rd, 2015 4:18 pm by Staff Report

A robbery at knifepoint reported last month at Buccaneer Ridge Apartments was untrue, East Tennessee State University Public Safety said Tuesday in an update to staff and students.

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Children's Hospital Celebration

Children's Hospital Celebration

March 3rd, 2015 4:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Three hours remaining to wish Niswonger Children's Hospital happy birthday with a gift for its specialized expansion

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Carter County inmates help construct Rotary Club pavilion on the Tweetsie Trail - PHOTOS

March 3rd, 2015 2:29 pm by Tony Casey

Carter County inmate crews have already started constructing a pavilion near the quarry on the Tweetsie Trail.

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