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THEC gives go-ahead on East Tennessee State University's master plan changes

THEC gives go-ahead on East Tennessee State University's master plan changes

November 20th, 2014 9:10 pm by Nathan Baker

While East Tennessee State University's chief of staff was securing another $500,000 for the school's proposed fine and performing arts center, its president was in Nashville, overseeing state approval of the facility's proposed building sites.

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Tri-Cities home sales report has positive signs

Tri-Cities home sales report has positive signs

November 20th, 2014 9:05 pm by Tony Casey

In looking at figures from October 2013 to October 2014, it would be hard to make the case that things aren't improving overall in the housing sector.

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Johnson City woman's murder to be featured on 'Motives and Murders'

Johnson City woman's murder to be featured on 'Motives and Murders'

November 20th, 2014 9:03 pm by Becky Campbell

One encounter was all it took for a Johnson City woman to lose her life 10 years ago.

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Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

November 20th, 2014 8:42 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on "felons, not families."

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Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough pageant set for Saturday

Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough pageant set for Saturday

November 20th, 2014 4:26 pm by Contributed to the Press

The Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough Scholarship Pageant will take place Saturday night at 7 in the D.P. Culp Center Auditorium at East Tennessee State University.

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Milligan College to offer four-year engineering degrees

Milligan College to offer four-year engineering degrees

November 20th, 2014 12:28 pm by Nathan Baker

Stemming from a rising interest nationwide in technical careers, Milligan College announced a new four-year degree program in engineering Thursday morning, made possible by a million-dollar gift.

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Update: Official says FSU gunman was alumnus, attorney

Update: Official says FSU gunman was alumnus, attorney

November 20th, 2014 12:01 pm by GARY FINEOUT and BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press

Three students were wounded before police killed the gunman in a shootout, authorities said.

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Nashville cops seize 425 pounds of pot in undercover operation

Nashville cops seize 425 pounds of pot in undercover operation

November 20th, 2014 11:11 am by Adam Tamburin, The Tennessean

Police said three people also had more than $250,000 between them when they were arrested around 12:51 a.m. Thursday.

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Two killed in house fire near Abingdon, Va.

Two killed in house fire near Abingdon, Va.

November 20th, 2014 10:16 am by Staff Report

The Washington County Sheriff's Office and the Virginia State Police were investigating.

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Greene probation officer living in Jonesborough accused of sexual misconduct

Greene probation officer living in Jonesborough accused of sexual misconduct

November 20th, 2014 9:45 am by Staff Report

A Jonesborough man was indicted Monday on charges that he used his former position as a Greene County probation officer to mistreat probationers assigned to him and had sexual contact with one of them.

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