Johnson City Press Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Roadrunner gives more than $50,000 to Christmas Box

Roadrunner gives more than $50,000 to Christmas Box

October 27th, 2014 1:45 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Contribution expected to help sustain holiday food distribution for several years.

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Organizers say record numbers take strides in breast cancer 5K

Organizers say record numbers take strides in breast cancer 5K

October 26th, 2014 9:40 pm by Max Hrenda

After more than 10 months worth of work raising money for cancer research and treatment, local volunteers celebrated their hard work by taking their message to the streets.

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Meet Your Neighbor: From hardwood to homestead, Heather Justis stays strong

Meet Your Neighbor: From hardwood to homestead, Heather Justis stays strong

October 26th, 2014 9:34 pm by Nathan Baker

Heather Justis is a mother and a wife, keeping things together in her Greene County home. White Rushin is a hard-hitting blocker for Johnson City's Little City Roller Girls, taking pleasure in knocking her roller derby opponents to the cold, hard floor of

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Wine-maker hoping new designation could uncork regional agri-tourism

Wine-maker hoping new designation could uncork regional agri-tourism

October 26th, 2014 9:17 pm by John Thompson

Wayne Gay is the only commercial producer of wine in the highlands of Carter and Johnson counties, but he is hoping a proposed federal wine-producing designation for the region will be approved and more wineries will be attracted to the area.

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Electronic dockets almost plugged in at Washington County courthouse

Electronic dockets almost plugged in at Washington County courthouse

October 26th, 2014 8:41 pm by Becky Campbell

Three large TV screens installed at the Washington County Justice Center a few months ago are intended to display the court dockets, but the monitors remain as dark today as they did the day of installation.

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Unicoi officials warn motorists of seasonal deer influx

Unicoi officials warn motorists of seasonal deer influx

October 26th, 2014 8:17 pm by Brad Hicks

Fall is rut season for deer, a time when the animals, as Unicoi County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Frank Rogers put it, "do what they do to reproduce."

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Police: Train strikes, kills pedestrian

Police: Train strikes, kills pedestrian

October 26th, 2014 5:56 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police officers said a pedestrian was killed after he was struck by a passing train this afternoon near the Mountain Home Veterans Affairs facility.

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Bands play on: Science Hill High hosts 2nd annual Hilltopper Invitational

Bands play on: Science Hill High hosts 2nd annual Hilltopper Invitational - VIDEO

October 25th, 2014 10:18 pm by Max Hrenda

Between increased participation, steady attendance and strong parental support, Carson Vermillion said Science Hill High School might be becoming known as a competition destination.

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Milligan president announces $40M expansion plan

Milligan president announces $40M expansion plan

October 25th, 2014 10:12 pm by Max Hrenda

Although Milligan College is years away from its sesquicentennial, by the time it's reached, the school president hopes a campus-wide improvement project will lead it into its next 150 years.

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Farmers market season winds to close

Farmers market season winds to close - VIDEO

October 25th, 2014 10:07 pm by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University seniors Catherine Flood and Elizabeth Hoskins are perfect candidates to weigh in on what's going on at the Johnson City Farmers Market.

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