Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Exit 13 project on I-26 on track for finish in August 2015

Exit 13 project on I-26 on track for finish in August 2015

September 25th, 2014 9:14 am by Gary B. Gray

Elizabethton's Summers-Taylor is making hay while the sun shines on the $13.5 million state project aimed at keeping infrastructure improvements in step with growth at the Interstate 26/Tenn. Highway 75 interchange in Gray.

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City Castle open house to highlight artistic possibilities

City Castle open house to highlight artistic possibilities

September 24th, 2014 9:13 pm by Tony Casey

Really hoping to kickstart the idea of how broad the benefits of a community art center would be, Cher Cornett said this weekend's Save the Oaks Castle Open House will have representatives from many artistic mediums who will be able to go out and promote

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Fun explodes at  Boys & Girls Club playground opening

Fun explodes at Boys & Girls Club playground opening

September 24th, 2014 9:07 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Fun, play and physical activity soared to new heights at the Boys & Girls Club of Johnson City/Washington County Wednesday with the opening the club's new community built KaBOOM! playground.

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Erwin eateries explore outdoor dining options

Erwin eateries explore outdoor dining options

September 24th, 2014 8:57 pm by Brad Hicks

Several of Erwin's eatery owners are interested in taking advantage of the new-look downtown by offering patrons a sidewalk dining experience, and town officials are looking at ways to accommodate this.

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Academy Sports + Outdoors to open in Johnson City, bringing 125 jobs

Academy Sports + Outdoors to open in Johnson City, bringing 125 jobs

September 24th, 2014 4:43 pm by Staff Report

Academy Sports + Outdoors will offer casual and athletic footwear and apparel, team sports and golf products along with hunting, fishing and camping equipment and gear.

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Update: Tony Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash

Update: Tony Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash

September 24th, 2014 3:15 pm by JENNA FRYER and CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press

Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said the victim, Kevin Ward Jr., was under the influence of marijuana the night of the accident "enough to impair judgment."

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UPDATE: Johnson City Power Board hikes electrical rates

UPDATE: Johnson City Power Board hikes electrical rates

September 24th, 2014 1:13 pm by Gary B. Gray

All Johnson City Power Board customers will be seeing a roughly 1.6-percent increase in their electric rates beginning Oct.1 - the equivalent of a roughly $2 per month increase on energy bills.

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ETSU, Johnson City police to hold drug take-back events this week

ETSU, Johnson City police to hold drug take-back events this week

September 24th, 2014 11:38 am by For the Press

ETSU's event is Saturday. The JCPD's event is Saturday.

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Updated: Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

Updated: Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

September 24th, 2014 11:09 am by Staff Report

Almost two years after a 4-year-old boy was killed, the trial dates were set for his mother - who prosecutors allege played a part in his death.

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Carter County man sentenced to 210 months in federal prison for pill charge

Carter County man sentenced to 210 months in federal prison for pill charge

September 24th, 2014 9:24 am by Becky Campbell

Dennis Keith Gibbons Jr., 37, Elizabethton, pleaded guilty earlier this year to the conspiracy that centered in and around Carter County, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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