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Phase I of construction on Downtown Centre to begin shortly

Phase I of construction on Downtown Centre to begin shortly

September 1st, 2013 9:15 pm by Rex Barber

A contractor should begin work in a few weeks to prepare the Downtown Centre for occupancy by Northeast State Community College, according to the school’s president.

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David Frost, known for Nixon interview, dies

David Frost, known for Nixon interview, dies

September 1st, 2013 2:17 pm by Associated Press

David Frost may be best remembered for his post-Watergate interviews with former President Richard Nixon, but the veteran British broadcaster was equally at ease as a satirist, game show host and serious political journalist.

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Multimillion-dollar developers fighting for Interstate 81 retail supremacy

Multimillion-dollar developers fighting for Interstate 81 retail supremacy

August 31st, 2013 8:49 pm by Nathan Baker

Three multimillion-dollar retail developments on Interstate 81 are making plans to enter the Tri-Cities market in the coming years.

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Who will replace Kent Williams in Nashville?

Who will replace Kent Williams in Nashville?

August 31st, 2013 8:06 pm by John Thompson and Brad Hicks - Press Staff Writers

It is almost a year until the the 2014 General Election, but Kent Williams’ announcement Thursday that he will run for the Carter County mayor’s job instead of seeking a fifth term as representative from the 4th District shook things up in both races.

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Obama seeking lawmakers' approval for Syria strike

Obama seeking lawmakers' approval for Syria strike

August 31st, 2013 2:12 pm by Associated Press

President Barack Obama says he has decided that the United States should take military action against Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack.

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State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

August 30th, 2013 9:28 pm by Nathan Baker

State legislators are poised to take action to reverse a state Board of Education policy that they say goes too far and could cost Tennessee hundreds of dedicated educators.

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David Crockett High School's TVAAS score announced during school pep rally

David Crockett High School's TVAAS score announced during school pep rally

August 30th, 2013 6:32 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Friday morning’s pep rally at David Crockett High School garnered a lot of school spirit, as various faculty members dressed up as DCHS cheerleaders and celebrity favorites from the TV show “Duck Dynasty” to help the students cheer on the football team fo

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The Buzz: Today's look at local news worth knowing

The Buzz: Today's look at local news worth knowing

August 30th, 2013 4:37 pm by Staff Report

In case you missed these items, here are 10 posts from JohnsonCityPress.com that will get you talking.

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Obama says he's considering 'narrow' Syria action

Obama says he's considering 'narrow' Syria action

August 30th, 2013 3:00 pm by Associated Press

President Barack Obama says he hasn't made a final decision about a military strike against Syria. But he says he's considering a limited and narrow action in response to a chemical weapons attack that he says Syria's government carried out last week.

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A look at Syria developments around the world

A look at Syria developments around the world

August 30th, 2013 2:47 pm by Associated Press

The United States is considering launching a punitive strike against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad, blamed by the U.S. and the Syrian opposition for an Aug. 21 chemical weapons attack in a rebel-held suburb of the Syrian capital of Damascus.

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