Johnson City Press Monday, November 24, 2014
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Autumn freeze causes crashes, school closings

Autumn freeze causes crashes, school closings

November 18th, 2014 9:35 am by Jessica Fuller

Icy roads are causing trouble in some areas of Northeast Tennessee amid this morning's cold snap.

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Principal with Lou Gehrig's Disease hits switch to light community Christmas tree

Principal with Lou Gehrig's Disease hits switch to light community Christmas tree

November 18th, 2014 8:49 am by John Thompson

The Christmas season officially started for Elizabethton and Carter County on Monday evening with the 26th Annual lighting of the Community Christmas Tree in the front yard of the Major Henderson Folsom House, 824 E. Elk Ave.

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Town of Unicoi OKs abandoned-signage plan

Town of Unicoi OKs abandoned-signage plan

November 18th, 2014 8:45 am by Brad Hicks

The town of Unicoi now has in place a measure to ensure that abandoned and illegible signage no longer clutters its landscape.

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ETSU suspends Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity in wake of hazing allegation

ETSU suspends Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity in wake of hazing allegation

November 17th, 2014 9:42 pm by Nathan Baker

A fraternity still on probation after a hazing incident last year is again on suspension while East Tennessee State University officials investigate allegations of hazing at a party two weeks ago.

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Bicycle chain making Trek to downtown Johnson City

Bicycle chain making Trek to downtown Johnson City

November 17th, 2014 9:34 pm by Nathan Baker

A new business expects to roll into downtown Johnson City this spring, building on the area's recent turn toward two-wheeled transport.

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Common law? Legislators lobby to cancel Common Core in Tennessee

Common law? Legislators lobby to cancel Common Core in Tennessee

November 17th, 2014 9:26 pm by Gary B. Gray

Legislation filed in Nashville by two prominent committee leaders Monday would, if successful this coming session, cancel Tennessee's Common Core State Standards.

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Freeze > fur: Shelter director cautions pet owners against leaving animals outside in wintry weather

Freeze > fur: Shelter director cautions pet owners against leaving animals outside in wintry weather

November 17th, 2014 9:14 pm by Jessica Fuller, Press Staff Writer

Debbie Dobbs, executive director of the Washington County/Johnson City Animal Shelter, said that when it comes to freezing temperatures, there isn't much difference between pet and owner.

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State says no violations in dead calf dumpster disposal at Unicoi County school

State says no violations in dead calf dumpster disposal at Unicoi County school

November 17th, 2014 9:08 pm by Brad Hicks

Tennessee Department of Agriculture investigators have determined there was no wrongdoing in an incident involving a dead calf discovered in a dumpster behind a Unicoi County school, according to county Director of Schools Denise Brown.

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Police: Woman charged with DUI while children in car

Police: Woman charged with DUI while children in car

November 17th, 2014 8:55 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city woman was arrested on charges she drove while impaired with her two children in the car.

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Photo Gallery: Two local companies make their annual gifts to the Christmas Box

November 17th, 2014 4:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

THANK YOU International Paper and Moody Dumbar

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