Johnson City Press Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Man facing charges for living off Cherokee forest in East Tennessee

Man facing charges for living off Cherokee forest in East Tennessee

October 7th, 2014 12:05 pm by Associated Press

The case began in April when a pilot conducting a flyover of the forest spotted a tent and what appeared to be a bathtub made of rocks on Gravel Stand Mountain.

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Walmart cuts health benefits for some part-timers

Walmart cuts health benefits for some part-timers

October 7th, 2014 11:56 am by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Starting Jan. 1, Wal-Mart told The Associated Press that it will no longer offer health insurance to employees who work less than an average of 30 hours a week.

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Gray man gets 15 years on federal drug, weapon charges

Gray man gets 15 years on federal drug, weapon charges

October 7th, 2014 10:42 am by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested David Anthony Mantey, 41, in November after a traffic stop, and in March, agents arrested him again in a sting operation.

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Johnson City police still looking for stabbing suspect

Johnson City police still looking for stabbing suspect

October 7th, 2014 10:07 am by Becky Campbell

Zachery Smith-Lyon will face an attempted first-degree murder charge when he is apprehended

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How would you like another city trail?

How would you like another city trail?

October 7th, 2014 9:18 am by Gary B. Gray

Engineers are looking into the feasibility of constructing a multi-use trail atop the last phase of Johnson City's lower Brush Creek interceptor replacement project.

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Farmer's market store offers sneak peek during Storytelling Festival

Farmer's market store offers sneak peek during Storytelling Festival

October 6th, 2014 11:07 pm by Max Hrenda

Over the weekend, members of Jonesborough Locally Grown arranged a fundraiser for Boone Street Market by offering the public a sneak peek at what the store will offer.

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Region set for vivid fall foliage

Region set for vivid fall foliage

October 6th, 2014 10:58 pm by Brad Hicks

The reds, oranges, yellows, and even purples of fall are beginning to dot the green landscape, and it should not be long until the bright hues of fall are at their most vibrant.

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Food City to purchase site for new store

Food City to purchase site for new store

October 6th, 2014 10:48 pm by Nathan Baker

A proposed supermarket-anchored shopping center will be half as large as originally planned now that the central tenant will also be the landlord.

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Ebbing flow? Wolfe notes Wetlands' cash woes

Ebbing flow? Wolfe notes Wetlands' cash woes

October 6th, 2014 10:34 pm by Max Hrenda

After noticing consistent shortcomings in revenue from Wetlands Water Park, Jonesborough's mayor urged aldermen and town staff to be mindful of what the park's future may yield.

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