Johnson City Press Thursday, August 28, 2014
News Local News Education
Science Hill, Towne Acres make list of state's Reward Schools

Science Hill, Towne Acres make list of state's Reward Schools

August 25th, 2014 4:13 pm by Staff Report

Towne Acres Elementary School and Science Hill High School were among the schools in the top 5% statewide with the highest performance or the largest academic growth by students during the 2013-2014 school year.

Comments
News Crime Local News Elizabethton
Johnson City cop charged with assault, reassigned pending court action

Johnson City cop charged with assault, reassigned pending court action

August 25th, 2014 2:57 pm by Becky Campbell

"We take this situation very seriously" - Police Chief Mark Sirois.

Comments
News Sports Local News TriCityMom ETSU
Fossil 5K to highlight Red Panda Day at Gray Fossil Site

Fossil 5K to highlight Red Panda Day at Gray Fossil Site

August 25th, 2014 11:39 am by Tony Casey

We Run Events, a Tri-Cities running company that puts on and times races, is in charge of laying out and managing the course.

Comments
News Crime Local News Elizabethton
Carter Co. school smashed in hit-and-run crash

Carter Co. school smashed in hit-and-run crash

August 25th, 2014 11:00 am by John Thompson

The crash caused damage to an electrical line going into the school, as well as a fence. Three women were seen fleeing in a truck.

Comments
News Community Local News Jonesborough
After the fire: Neighbors rally to help Jonesborough woman rebuild home

After the fire: Neighbors rally to help Jonesborough woman rebuild home

August 25th, 2014 9:10 am by Sue Guinn Legg

On April 16, 78-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell was napping in her home when a chimney fire spread into the walls and eaves of her house on Frank Hilbert Road in Jonesborough.

Comments
News Local News
Could desensitization treatment help local kids with peanut allergies?

Could desensitization treatment help local kids with peanut allergies?

August 25th, 2014 8:54 am by David Floyd

Incidental exposure still accounts annually for 12 percent of the allergic reactions by people with peanut allergies. This has led allergists to seek out a more progressive approach to the problem.

Comments
Local News Regional & National Rails to Trails
Organizers: Tweetsie Trail came together after years of cooperation and patience

Organizers: Tweetsie Trail came together after years of cooperation and patience

August 24th, 2014 7:46 am by Tony Casey

All it takes is a good idea and cooperation.

Comments
News Local News Business & Technology
New brew in town: Local beermaker hopes to have success on tap

New brew in town: Local beermaker hopes to have success on tap

August 24th, 2014 7:43 am by Nathan Baker

New things are brewing in downtown Johnson City now that a new beer maker has been given the last thumbs up needed to sell his wares.

Comments
News Local News
Tweetsie pro-horse petition circulating online

Tweetsie pro-horse petition circulating online

August 24th, 2014 7:38 am by Tony Casey

Timothy Hopson, of Kingsport, said he wishes Johnson City organizers of the Tweetsie Trail would be more horse-friendly with its rules.

Comments
News Community Local News
Proto Club program powers up young set with trade skills

Proto Club program powers up young set with trade skills

August 24th, 2014 7:36 am by Tony Casey

The Proto Club of Johnson City, in conjunction with the scholarships it already gives to worthy recipients in the community, has recently graduated the first of what they believe to be many future classes of tradesmen and women.

Comments