Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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ETSU looks to discourage end-of-year sprees

ETSU looks to discourage end-of-year sprees

February 21st, 2014 9:48 pm by Nathan Baker

Belt-tightening measures at East Tennessee State University in the last few months of this fiscal year are designed to bolster reserve funds in the midst of a two-year enrollment decline and prepare the Johnson City institution to face sweeping state high

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State audit probes drug fund, overtime issues for UCSD

State audit probes drug fund, overtime issues for UCSD

February 21st, 2014 9:40 pm by Brad Hicks

The Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury's Division of Local Government Audit is looking into overtime and drug fund issues with the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department.

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UAW appeals Volkswagen workers' rejection in Tenn.

UAW appeals Volkswagen workers' rejection in Tenn.

February 21st, 2014 4:08 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG and TOM RAUM, Associated Press

The United Auto Workers is challenging last week's vote by workers at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee rejecting the UAW to represent them.

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Meth lab found near elementary school in Elizabethton

Meth lab found near elementary school in Elizabethton

February 21st, 2014 2:38 pm by John Thompson

Authorities: It appeared the lab was only hours old and still active when it was discovered by a crew cleaning up litter in the area.

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Neglected animals rescued from Hawkins County residence after woman taken for mental evaluation

Neglected animals rescued from Hawkins County residence after woman taken for mental evaluation

February 21st, 2014 1:19 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Authorities reportedly discovered a variety of animals living in extremely unsanitary conditions inside the home.

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Three seek Unicoi mayor, sheriff's posts

Three seek Unicoi mayor, sheriff's posts

February 21st, 2014 10:27 am by Brad Hicks

One sheriff's candidate not allowed on ballot.

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Many Carter commission incumbents not running

Many Carter commission incumbents not running

February 21st, 2014 10:04 am by John Thompson

Whatever the voters decide, there is sure to be major changes in county government for the next term.

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UPDATE: Commissioners explain why they voted how they did in rezoning of mill property

UPDATE: Commissioners explain why they voted how they did in rezoning of mill property

February 21st, 2014 9:18 am by Gary B. Gray

The City Commission last night voted 3-2 on second reading to rezone property at the former Mennel Mill Co. site.

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Mayor's contest tops races in May 6 voting

Mayor's contest tops races in May 6 voting

February 21st, 2014 8:40 am by Gary B. Gray

The Washington County Republican County primary qualifying deadline passed Thursday, setting the field for party candidates.

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Black History Month speaker asks for support of small businesses

Black History Month speaker asks for support of small businesses

February 20th, 2014 9:36 pm by Tony Casey

Parallels can be drawn between the way big box stores put out small, local businesses in recent years and how white businessmen undercut their black counterparts in the post-Civil War South, the Black History Month program at the Carver Recreation Center'

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