Johnson City Press Monday, April 27, 2015
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Kids treated to preview of new Johnson City sports, outdoors store

Kids treated to preview of new Johnson City sports, outdoors store

April 23rd, 2015 10:28 pm by Nathan Baker

Eight-year-old Ayden Kirkland was one of the two dozen youngsters who braved the high-five gauntlet of employees to begin his shopping spree.

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Skateboarder injured in crash with SUV in Elizabethton

Skateboarder injured in crash with SUV in Elizabethton

April 23rd, 2015 10:18 pm by John Thompson

He was transported to Sycamore Shoals Hospital by the Carter County Rescue Squad.

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Updated: Convicted bank robber allegedly confessed to killing, dismembering Sullivan Co. couple

Updated: Convicted bank robber allegedly confessed to killing, dismembering Sullivan Co. couple

April 23rd, 2015 7:16 pm by John Thompson

The accused killer was on probation after being released from federal prison on convictions from a series of Johnson City robberies committed 14 years ago.

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ETSU president to get pied for Relay for Life event

ETSU president to get pied for Relay for Life event

April 23rd, 2015 11:57 am by Tony Casey

Relay for Life isn't celebrating its 30th birthday this weekend at East Tennessee State University with cake. Organizers are going to be celebrating with pie.

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Gov. Haslam to consider speed-enforcement camera ban

Gov. Haslam to consider speed-enforcement camera ban

April 23rd, 2015 10:11 am by Associated Press

Legislation that seeks to ban speed-limit enforcement cameras in Tennessee is headed to the governor for his consideration

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School board readies budget for City Commission, cites lack of state and federal funding

School board readies budget for City Commission, cites lack of state and federal funding

April 23rd, 2015 9:37 am by Tony Casey

In a dress rehearsal of the budget presentation they will make to the Johnson City Commission at 4 p.m. on April 30, the Johnson City Board of Education made additions, alterations and clarifications in exactly how its members will the case for asking for

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Earth Day: Johnson City health center growing aid for underinsured

Earth Day: Johnson City health center growing aid for underinsured

April 23rd, 2015 9:30 am by Gary B. Gray

The Johnson City Community Health Center Wednesday celebrated Earth Day with the groundbreaking of its community gardens, aimed at growing and harvesting produce for those who don't have the resources to do so.

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Johnson City's Water/Sewer Services celebrates Earth Day with decade of upgrades

Johnson City's Water/Sewer Services celebrates Earth Day with decade of upgrades

April 23rd, 2015 9:27 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City's Water and Sewer Services marked the 45th anniversary of Earth Day Wednesday by informing the public of its upgrades and plans to keep the environment clean and safe.

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Mitch Cox to renovate, donate former school to Coalition for Kids

Mitch Cox to renovate, donate former school to Coalition for Kids

April 23rd, 2015 9:13 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Coalition for Kids received the largest gift in its history Wednesday with businessman Mitch Cox's announcement his company will buy, renovate and donate the former Tri-Cities Christian School property to the faith-based after-school and summer program fo

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UFO expert to lead other-worldly discussion at ETSU

UFO expert to lead other-worldly discussion at ETSU

April 23rd, 2015 9:01 am by Nathan Baker

Since the birth of human consciousness, man has peered into the beyond for a sign, an indication from another being to let him know he is not alone in this life and this universe.

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