Johnson City Press Sunday, October 26, 2014
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Tenn. becomes latest to recognize history of Piney Flats Village

Tenn. becomes latest to recognize history of Piney Flats Village

October 19th, 2014 9:25 pm by Max Hrenda

Three years after a local community's historical significance received national recognition, this weekend, the state of Tennessee offered that community a chance to share that information with all comers and goers.

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Group surveying interest in JC food co-op

Group surveying interest in JC food co-op

October 19th, 2014 9:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Livable Communities subcommittee of the Johnson City Community Partnerships Group is exploring the level of interest in a food co-op in the city.

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City hopes digital system improves, speeds up traffic flow

City hopes digital system improves, speeds up traffic flow

October 18th, 2014 11:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

Digital eyes are now in place at approaches to major Johnson City intersections feeding real-time information about traffic congestion to a control room at the city's Traffic Division.

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Too sexy for your school? ETSU talks potential Sex Week effects

Too sexy for your school? ETSU talks potential Sex Week effects

October 18th, 2014 11:08 pm by Nathan Baker

With a proposed Sex Week slate of events targeted for a February opening on the Johnson City campus of East Tennessee State University, students and administrators wonder what effect the three-day sex education calendar may have on the university.

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On ride or at his side, community rallies around Luke Story

On ride or at his side, community rallies around Luke Story - VIDEO

October 18th, 2014 11:02 pm by Max Hrenda

After friends, family and members of the Jonesborough community learned a local firefighter had been diagnosed with a terminal illness, many of them came out to show him their support, whether financial, emotional or both.

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History on display during National Fossil Day

History on display during National Fossil Day - VIDEO

October 18th, 2014 10:51 pm by Tony Casey

Eight-year-old Owen McKnight stepped into the room at the East Tennessee State University and General Shale Natural History Museum at the Gray Fossil Site on Saturday and immediately did a double fist pump, unable to control his excitement.

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Bucs by the Creek: photo gallery

October 18th, 2014 8:31 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU students and city residents enjoyed some music by the Chris Winward Band out of Nashville and food from downtown restaurants as an event called Bucs by the Creek was held Saturday evening at Founders Park.

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Police: Man arrested after another man found in 'pool' of blood

Police: Man arrested after another man found in 'pool' of blood

October 18th, 2014 7:44 pm by Staff Report

Police said a man was arrested for assault after officers found another man lying in a pool of blood on a city street.

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Christmas Box kicks off in challenging fund raising year

Christmas Box kicks off in challenging fund raising year

October 18th, 2014 7:07 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The 34th annual Johnson City Press Christmas Box will provide food for the holiday for the families of approximately 2,700 Angel Tree children and 600 low-income seniors in Washington, Carter and Unicoi counties.Read more: Effort starts to fill holiday se

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Unicoi marks birthday with townwide party

Unicoi marks birthday with townwide party

October 18th, 2014 7:04 am by Brad Hicks

The sound of bluegrass music greeted folks as they rolled in to the town of Unicoi Visitors Information Center on Friday evening.

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