Johnson City Press Monday, July 6, 2015
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Police: 2 men arrested on multiple charges after traffic stop prompted by expired tags

Police: 2 men arrested on multiple charges after traffic stop prompted by expired tags

March 7th, 2015 7:32 pm by Staff Report

Expired tags and one man fleeing a traffic stop led to the arrest of two men on multiple charges, according to a news release sent out by the Johnson City Police Department.

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Thousands gather to commemorate Bloody Sunday anniversary

Thousands gather to commemorate Bloody Sunday anniversary

March 7th, 2015 1:33 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

Thousands of people gathered in Selma, Alabama on Saturday morning ahead of a speech by President Barack Obama at the 50th anniversary of a landmark event of the civil rights movement.

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UTC student dies hiking at Signal Point

UTC student dies hiking at Signal Point

March 7th, 2015 1:26 pm by Yolanda Putman, Chattanooga Times Free Press

It took rescuers hours on Friday to retrieve the body of a 20-year-old student who fell 200 feet to his death while hiking at Signal Point on Signal Mountain.

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Annex steps: Johnson City approves recommendations for shift in state annexation law

Annex steps: Johnson City approves recommendations for shift in state annexation law

March 6th, 2015 9:37 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners on Thursday approved 11 recommendations they hope state legislators will use to amend Public Chapter 707, annexation legislation passed last year that left both the city and Washington County officials calling for changes.

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Commissioners want action on adequate downtown parking

Commissioners want action on adequate downtown parking

March 6th, 2015 9:34 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City officials are moving aggressively to address the need for increased downtown parking, beginning with striping streets, enforcing two-hour parking, additional signage and the possible implementation of parking meters.

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And many more: Broadmore resident Harry Feigin celebrates 102nd birthday

And many more: Broadmore resident Harry Feigin celebrates 102nd birthday

March 6th, 2015 9:30 pm by Jessica Fuller

Dozens of residents crowded in Broadmore Senior Living's activity room Friday afternoon as Harry Feigin blew out the candles on his 102nd birthday cake.

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Downtown Johnson City restaurant owners supportive of parking proposals

Downtown Johnson City restaurant owners supportive of parking proposals

March 6th, 2015 9:13 pm by Nathan Baker

Downtown restauranteurs are widely supportive of the city's recent talks to aggressively pursue turnover, saying the stepped-up discussions of strict enforcement and new parking time limits, though potentially aggravating to those ticketed, are positive s

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State Police recover body from car in SW Virginia river

State Police recover body from car in SW Virginia river

March 6th, 2015 5:01 pm by NET News Service

As the car tried to drive through the water, the car began to float. Its driver was able to escape the car, but the passenger was swept away with the vehicle into the Russell Fork River.

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Massachusetts State Police track down Johnson City murder suspect

Massachusetts State Police track down Johnson City murder suspect

March 6th, 2015 4:36 pm by Becky Campbell

Anthony Hardaway, aka Toney and Tone, 34, of North Adams, Mass. was arrested without incident in a Williamstown residence, according to a Massachusetts State Police press release.

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ETSU issues scam alert

ETSU issues scam alert

March 6th, 2015 3:46 pm by Contributed to the Press

The caller insisted the student owed ETSU money and asked for a credit card number for payment over the phone.

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