Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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Parents seeking $600K in lawsuit against county schools

Parents seeking $600K in lawsuit against county schools

September 11th, 2014 6:41 pm by Nathan Baker

A lawsuit filed in Washington County Circuit Court by two sets of parents claims county school district administrators neglectfully ignored incidents reported, resulting in harm to their children.

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Sept. 11: Our Facebook fans remember

Sept. 11: Our Facebook fans remember

September 11th, 2014 5:32 pm by Sam Watson

We asked our Facebook fans to tell us: Where were you and what were you doing when you first learned about the 9/11 attacks? Here's a sample.

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Milligan reports strong influx of students

Milligan reports strong influx of students

September 11th, 2014 4:58 pm by Contributed

Milligan College has announced a fall enrollment of 1,177, its third-largest enrollment in recent history and one of its strongest new student classes.

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9/11: Milligan honors Flight 93 passenger Beamer with scholarship program for leaders

9/11: Milligan honors Flight 93 passenger Beamer with scholarship program for leaders

September 11th, 2014 4:15 pm by Contributed

"We are grateful for the life and legacy of Todd Beamer, a man who epitomized the qualities for which this scholarship program stands" - Milligan President Bill Greer.

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Wrong-way driver causes Main Street crash

Wrong-way driver causes Main Street crash

September 11th, 2014 2:45 pm by Staff Report

A wrong-way driver on West Main Street in Johnson City led to a crash Thursday afternoon that sent a toddler to an area hospital for examination.

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Elizabethton police want help identifying alleged cigarette thief

Elizabethton police want help identifying alleged cigarette thief

September 11th, 2014 2:26 pm by John Thompson

Capt. Joy Markland, chief of the Elizabethton Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division, said the man has been going into convenience stores and requesting several cartons of cigarettes.

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Erwin man found guilty in Sullivan County child porn case

Erwin man found guilty in Sullivan County child porn case

September 11th, 2014 1:41 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Joshua D. Johnson was indicted in August 2013, just weeks after the allegations were brought to the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.

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Home rebuild benefit set at Eldridge farm

September 11th, 2014 1:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Friends and neighbors of Fannie Mae Gosnell, a 78-year-old Jonesborough woman whose fire-damaged home is beyond repair, will host a musical benefit to help her rebuild Sunday afternoon, Sept. 28, at the John France Road farm of Washington County Mayor Dan

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DNA test ordered to confirm whether slain mountain lion was the one that attacked boy

DNA test ordered to confirm whether slain mountain lion was the one that attacked boy

September 11th, 2014 12:17 pm by Associated Press

After three days of searching and trap setting, the mountain lion was found and treed by dogs Wednesday before it was fatally shot in Cupertino by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, agency spokesman Patrick Foy said.

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Ten local students named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

Ten local students named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

September 11th, 2014 11:46 am by Nathan Baker

Ten students from Johnson City and Washington County were named Wednesday among the 1 percent of high school seniors nationwide as semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.

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