Johnson City Press Friday, November 28, 2014
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Bomb threats shut down Rogersville McDonald's, Walmart

Bomb threats shut down Rogersville McDonald's, Walmart

November 20th, 2014 8:42 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

"I just placed a bomb at the Rogersville Walmart. You got one hour."

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Man arrested after Kingsport shopper stumbles across 'unbelievable' child porn cache

Man arrested after Kingsport shopper stumbles across 'unbelievable' child porn cache

November 20th, 2014 8:27 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police found more than 100 images of nude minors - engaged in sexual acts with both other children and adults - on a digital memory card.

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Johnson City commissioners to consider next move with intersection cameras

Johnson City commissioners to consider next move with intersection cameras

November 20th, 2014 12:01 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City's five-year agreement with Redflex to supply digital cameras at intersections ended last week, and tonight commissioners will discuss whether it's in the city's best interest to re-up, amend or drop the Traffic Safety Camera Program.

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United Way drive at 76 percent of goal

United Way drive at 76 percent of goal

November 19th, 2014 9:43 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The United Way of Washington County's fall fundraising campaign has pulled within 24 percent of its $1.725 million goal.

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Police: Johnson City man choked victim in domestic assault

Police: Johnson City man choked victim in domestic assault

November 19th, 2014 9:41 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man is being charged with aggravated domestic assault following a Tuesday night incident.

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Man accused of breaking into home to steal items

Man accused of breaking into home to steal items

November 19th, 2014 9:35 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man is being charged with one count of theft of property over $1,000 following a recent investigation.

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Johnson City woman accused of stealing debit card from mailbox

Johnson City woman accused of stealing debit card from mailbox

November 19th, 2014 9:31 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City woman is being charged with 17 counts of identity theft and 18 counts of theft of property under $500.

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Legislators, parents to meet in discussion on education

Legislators, parents to meet in discussion on education

November 19th, 2014 9:21 pm by Tony Casey

Fresh off a discussion of Tennessee's adoption of Common Core State Standards at Fountain of Life Church on Tuesday night, Johnson City Council of PTA's president Theresa Shaw can guess which education topic will lead an upcoming Educational Forum.

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Fine arts center effort to take City Hall stage

Fine arts center effort to take City Hall stage

November 19th, 2014 9:14 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University will next pass the hat to Johnson City, seeking contributions for a planned fine and performing arts center to help reach its expected fundraising goal.

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Two Daniel Boone girls arrested after bomb threats

Two Daniel Boone girls arrested after bomb threats

November 19th, 2014 4:54 pm by Staff Report

Two Daniel Boone High School students have been charged by Washington County authorities in connection to three separate bomb threats made this year at the school.

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