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Kpt. downtown master plan being worked on by city leaders

Kpt. downtown master plan being worked on by city leaders

October 19th, 2014 9:03 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A unified master plan for downtown is in the works, one that will draw from many previous plans done over the years and hopefully culminate in a unified vision of what downtown should be for the next 20 years.

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City hopes digital system improves, speeds up traffic flow

City hopes digital system improves, speeds up traffic flow

October 18th, 2014 11:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

Digital eyes are now in place at approaches to major Johnson City intersections feeding real-time information about traffic congestion to a control room at the city's Traffic Division.

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Too sexy for your school? ETSU talks potential Sex Week effects

Too sexy for your school? ETSU talks potential Sex Week effects

October 18th, 2014 11:08 pm by Nathan Baker

With a proposed Sex Week slate of events targeted for a February opening on the Johnson City campus of East Tennessee State University, students and administrators wonder what effect the three-day sex education calendar may have on the university.

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On ride or at his side, community rallies around Luke Story

On ride or at his side, community rallies around Luke Story - VIDEO

October 18th, 2014 11:02 pm by Max Hrenda

After friends, family and members of the Jonesborough community learned a local firefighter had been diagnosed with a terminal illness, many of them came out to show him their support, whether financial, emotional or both.

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History on display during National Fossil Day

History on display during National Fossil Day - VIDEO

October 18th, 2014 10:51 pm by Tony Casey

Eight-year-old Owen McKnight stepped into the room at the East Tennessee State University and General Shale Natural History Museum at the Gray Fossil Site on Saturday and immediately did a double fist pump, unable to control his excitement.

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Nashville's Johnny Cash Museum expansion planned

Nashville's Johnny Cash Museum expansion planned

October 18th, 2014 10:36 pm by Getahn Ward, The Tennessean

The owner of The Johnny Cash Museum downtown has bought the building south of Broadway it calls home for $2.7 million, with plans for an expansion that will include adding a third floor.

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Cops: Remains may be those of missing UVa. student

Cops: Remains may be those of missing UVa. student

October 18th, 2014 10:31 pm by STEVE HELBER, Associated Press

Police searchers found human remains on Saturday that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since Sept. 13.

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Bucs by the Creek: photo gallery

October 18th, 2014 8:31 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU students and city residents enjoyed some music by the Chris Winward Band out of Nashville and food from downtown restaurants as an event called Bucs by the Creek was held Saturday evening at Founders Park.

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Christmas Box kicks off in challenging fund raising year

Christmas Box kicks off in challenging fund raising year

October 18th, 2014 7:07 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The 34th annual Johnson City Press Christmas Box will provide food for the holiday for the families of approximately 2,700 Angel Tree children and 600 low-income seniors in Washington, Carter and Unicoi counties.Read more: Effort starts to fill holiday se

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Unicoi marks birthday with townwide party

Unicoi marks birthday with townwide party

October 18th, 2014 7:04 am by Brad Hicks

The sound of bluegrass music greeted folks as they rolled in to the town of Unicoi Visitors Information Center on Friday evening.

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