Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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New football stadium a go after council vote

New football stadium a go after council vote

March 14th, 2014 11:27 am by John Thompson

Preparation for a new football stadium at Elizabethton High School can now commence at full speed after the Elizabethton City Council unanimously approved on second and final reading the transfer of $5 million to the city school system. The vote was unani

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Unicoi closes deal on kitchen's future site

Unicoi closes deal on kitchen's future site

March 14th, 2014 11:06 am by Brad Hicks

The town of Unicoi now owns the future home of its Mountain Harvest Kitchen.

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Preliminary hearings set for 3 charged in Johnson City home invasion, shooting

Preliminary hearings set for 3 charged in Johnson City home invasion, shooting

March 14th, 2014 10:40 am by Becky Campbell

All three men remain jailed.

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J.C. police: Suspicious vehicle leads to drug arrest

J.C. police: Suspicious vehicle leads to drug arrest

March 14th, 2014 9:31 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man was arrested on drug charges Thursday afternoon following a traffic stop on a "suspicious vehicle," according to a police department press release.

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UCHS teacher was under investigation by school system, USCD

UCHS teacher was under investigation by school system, USCD

March 13th, 2014 8:56 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County High School ROTC instructor Sgt. Melvin Cooper, the school system employee suspended last month during an investigation, retired from his post in late February rather than face dismissal, according to Unicoi County Director of Schools Denise

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Johnson City father reunites with daughter after 34 years

Johnson City father reunites with daughter after 34 years

March 13th, 2014 8:41 pm by Tony Casey

Janet Tuvek, of west Johnson City, might have to set up more seats around the table at family gatherings after a recent reunion. And that's perfectly fine with her.

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Proposed development facing fight

Proposed development facing fight

March 13th, 2014 8:25 pm by Gary B. Gray

A North Carolina company is testing the waters in Washington County for feedback on a proposed $12 million student-housing development just outside the Johnson City limits in the Sinking Creek Road neighborhood.

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Incumbents, challengers to battle in 3rd District

Incumbents, challengers to battle in 3rd District

March 13th, 2014 8:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

Six candidates will vie for three Washington County 3rd Commission District spots this year.

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Two arrested after traffic stop turns up gravel, other drugs

Two arrested after traffic stop turns up gravel, other drugs

March 13th, 2014 7:53 pm by Staff Reports

Police say they've arrested two people from Kingsport after a Thursday traffic stop showed both to be in possession of several types of illegal drugs.

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Volunteer Parkway bus crash sends one kid to the hospital

Volunteer Parkway bus crash sends one kid to the hospital

March 13th, 2014 6:54 pm by Staff Reports

Police say one child was sent to a hospital to be checked for injuries following a bus crash that occurred in Bristol on Thursday afternoon.

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