Johnson City Press Saturday, July 26, 2014
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New decal printers speed up license plate renewals in Sullivan County

New decal printers speed up license plate renewals in Sullivan County

July 23rd, 2014 11:43 am by J.H. Osborne, NET News Service

It sounds like a simple idea. But it's a major change for license plate renewals

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Softball tournament returns to Johnson City

Softball tournament returns to Johnson City

July 23rd, 2014 10:54 am by Nathan Baker

City leaders and tournament organizers announced the upcoming tournament, which begins with an opening ceremony this weekend and the first game Monday, at a press conference Wednesday at the Winged Deer Park softball fields.

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Man arrested on burglary charges after police say he broke into bar to steal liquor

Man arrested on burglary charges after police say he broke into bar to steal liquor

July 22nd, 2014 10:51 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested after he broke into a downtown bar and stole a bottle of liquor.

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Shop owner hopes downtown general store brings old-timey feel

Shop owner hopes downtown general store brings old-timey feel

July 22nd, 2014 10:45 pm by Tony Casey

Greg Cash hopes when his Sampson Mountain General Store opens up in downtown Johnson City next month that it will give off the same old-fashioned general store feel that he knows well from his youth.

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'Right' to party: Eldridge to host GOP outdoor affair

'Right' to party: Eldridge to host GOP outdoor affair

July 22nd, 2014 10:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

About 500 people are expected to attend a Friday night Republican hoedown at Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge's spread in Jonesborough.

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VIDEO - Learning on the ropes: New Quillen students begin team-building exercises

VIDEO - Learning on the ropes: New Quillen students begin team-building exercises

July 22nd, 2014 10:13 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

For the Quillen College of Medicine's newest class of first-year medical students, the phrase "show me the ropes" has taken on a whole new meaning.

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Growing operation: Downtown Farming promotes homegrown produce

Growing operation: Downtown Farming promotes homegrown produce

July 22nd, 2014 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

For Downtown Farming owners Yancy and Valda Grimmett, business is growing.

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Report finds slight improvement in well-being of Tennessee children

Report finds slight improvement in well-being of Tennessee children

July 22nd, 2014 6:05 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The annual Kids Count report measures the status of children's economic well-being, education, health and family and community.

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Man accused of urinating on disabled neighbor

Man accused of urinating on disabled neighbor

July 22nd, 2014 5:35 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Ongoing dispute at Rogersville apartments boiled to a head on Sunday.

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Police: Squalid conditions prompt child neglect arrest in Kingsport

Police: Squalid conditions prompt child neglect arrest in Kingsport

July 22nd, 2014 2:34 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A welfare check on children at a Kingsport residence has led to the arrest of their mother, as police reportedly found no running water, spoiled food, and dog urine on "every floor."

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