Johnson City Press Friday, May 22, 2015
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Good Neighbor: Rise Up! seeking KaBOOM! volunteers, Folks for Farms coming to Down Home

Good Neighbor: Rise Up! seeking KaBOOM! volunteers, Folks for Farms coming to Down Home

May 14th, 2015 8:39 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Johnson City's Rise Up! after school and youth mentoring program is continuing to recruit volunteers to help with the construction of a new KaBOOM! playground going up Wednesday at the Rise Up! center on East Millard Street known as The Refuge.

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Johnson City code violation complaint line now available

Johnson City code violation complaint line now available

May 13th, 2015 3:49 pm by Contributed to the Press

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Sheriff: Nurse was on call when Unicoi Co. Jail inmate died

Sheriff: Nurse was on call when Unicoi Co. Jail inmate died

May 13th, 2015 9:25 am by Sue Guinn Legg

An attorney for Tennessee Municipal Insurance Pool has filed a response to a wrongful death lawsuit filed against Unicoi County, the county Sheriff's Department and numerous corrections officers stemming from the death of an inmate in April 2014.

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Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper disciplined for not reporting wreck

Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper disciplined for not reporting wreck

May 13th, 2015 8:53 am by Becky Campbell

A Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper will serve a one-day suspension Wednesday for failing to immediately report a rear-end crash she had with another driver in February, according to a department spokesman in Nashville.

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Siege of Fort Watauga reenacted this weekend

Siege of Fort Watauga reenacted this weekend

May 13th, 2015 8:43 am by John Thompson

The annual event will be held this weekend, with nearly 200 living history re-enactors participating as 18th century men and women struggling to survive on the frontier during the American Revolution. The re-enactors portray settlers and militiamen, trade

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Women's Foundation provides second grant to Red Legacy

Women's Foundation provides second grant to Red Legacy

May 13th, 2015 8:39 am by John Thompson

For the second year in a row the Women's Fund of the East Tennessee Foundation has awarded $15,000 to the Red Legacy recovery organization to help with transportation needs.

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Unicoi County Board of Education to make $100,700 contract offer to new director of schools

Unicoi County Board of Education to make $100,700 contract offer to new director of schools

May 12th, 2015 9:34 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

In advance of its vote to determine who will become the new director of Unicoi County Schools, the county's Board of Education met in a special work session Monday to hammer out the terms of a generic, $100,700 contract offer for the new director.

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Northeast State graduates move on to pay it forward

Northeast State graduates move on to pay it forward

May 12th, 2015 9:30 pm by Jessica Fuller

At 20 years old, many college students wave to their parents in a sea of people after walking across the stage to get their diploma.

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2 Hampton students share big dream

2 Hampton students share big dream

May 12th, 2015 9:25 pm by John Thompson

Ever since the sixth grade, two lifelong friends and third cousins have shared a very big dream. The rising seniors at Hampton High School have been working and preparing for appointments to one of the five military academies of the United States.

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