Johnson City Press Thursday, September 18, 2014
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ISIL battle: Roe wants well-defined plan to authorize force

ISIL battle: Roe wants well-defined plan to authorize force

September 12th, 2014 10:52 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

In a nationally-televised speech on Wednesday, President Barack Obama called for airstrikes against terrorist positions in Iraq and Syria.

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In the Navy: Johnson City sailor at work on the Pacific

In the Navy: Johnson City sailor at work on the Pacific

September 12th, 2014 10:48 am by Contributed

Aviation Support Equipment Technician 3rd Class Adam Black, Johnson City, is aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz.

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Tupelo Honey Cafe is scratch-made fun and more

Tupelo Honey Cafe is scratch-made fun and more

September 12th, 2014 9:16 am by Mystery Diner

I've a soft spot in my heart for anything that promotes Downtown Johnson City as a destination. I lived through downtown's economic desertification during the '70s and '80s when it seemed the business district decamped en masse for "greener pastures" on t

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Honey Dewdrops, My New Favorites at The Renaissance

Honey Dewdrops, My New Favorites at The Renaissance

September 12th, 2014 8:53 am by Staff Reports

The Engage Kingsport Performing Arts Series will present The Honey Dewdrops and special guests My New Favorites (pictured above) on Saturday night at The Renaissance Theatre in Kingsport.

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Update: Tractor-trailer driver charged in crash that left 25 homes without power

Update: Tractor-trailer driver charged in crash that left 25 homes without power

September 12th, 2014 8:49 am by Becky Campbell and Max Hrenda, Press Staff Writers

A Johnson City Power Board official said more than two dozen people lost power Friday morning after a collision between a tractor-trailer and a Norfolk Southern train resulted in the destruction of a nearby utility pole.

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Grills Gone Wild cook-off festival set at Tusculum

Grills Gone Wild cook-off festival set at Tusculum

September 12th, 2014 8:48 am by Staff Reports

Professional barbecue cooks from across the country will converge on Tusculum College campus today and Saturday for the first-ever Grills Gone Wild barbecue cook-off and festival.

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Merger still on tap? Wellmont won't seek permanent CEO

Merger still on tap? Wellmont won't seek permanent CEO

September 12th, 2014 8:39 am by Nathan Baker

Exactly how the sudden resignation of Wellmont Health System CEO Denny DeNarvaez will affect the organization's ongoing search for a merger was unclear.

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EMS conference allows local emergency workers to continue education and training

EMS conference allows local emergency workers to continue education and training

September 11th, 2014 9:21 pm by Becky Campbell

When Heather Lloyd Hahn and two friends decided to hike to a remote waterfall in Carter County four years ago, she never dreamed she would end up requiring a lengthy and technical rescue and the expertise of highly trained responders.

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Quillen medical student named a 2014 Tillman Military Scholar

Quillen medical student named a 2014 Tillman Military Scholar

September 11th, 2014 9:16 pm by Contributed - ETSU

As a 37-year-old father of three, James Johnston is hardly your typical second-year medical student. Throw in his seven deployments to Afghanistan and Iraq between 2002 to 2012 - in between which he spent seven years getting his bachelor's degree by takin

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Jonesborough hoping to attract more people to Main Street

Jonesborough hoping to attract more people to Main Street

September 11th, 2014 9:09 pm by Tony Casey

Will the future visitor of Jonesborough's Main Street be a young, well-to-do person in search of a pub, coffee shop, concert venue and independent movie theater?

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