Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
News Regional & National
Judge strikes down Michigan ban on same-sex marriage

Judge strikes down Michigan ban on same-sex marriage

March 21st, 2014 5:20 pm by Associated Press

U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman announced his ruling after a rare two-week trial that mostly focused on the impact of same-sex parenting on children.

Comments
News Crime Local News Erwin
2nd adult arrested in Unicoi Co. girl fight that was captured on video

2nd adult arrested in Unicoi Co. girl fight that was captured on video

March 21st, 2014 4:34 pm by Brad Hicks

A North Carolina man was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor and criminal trespassing.

Comments
News Local News Business & Technology
WJHL owner Media General to buy Texas broadcasting company in deal worth $1.6B

WJHL owner Media General to buy Texas broadcasting company in deal worth $1.6B

March 21st, 2014 11:26 am by Associated Press

The combined company would own and operate or service 74 stations across 46 markets, reaching about 26.5 million households.

Comments
News Local News Business & Technology Downtown JC
Brewery on tap? Council hopes to bring big one to downtown Johnson City

Brewery on tap? Council hopes to bring big one to downtown Johnson City

March 21st, 2014 11:20 am by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Economic Development Council recently answered a request for proposal from Stone Brewing Co. hoping to entice the West Coast company to locate a $20- to $40-million brewery in Johnson City.

Comments
News Local News Education ETSU
Poop proof: ETSU prof's dung knowledge pays off in Big Horn Sheep discovery

Poop proof: ETSU prof's dung knowledge pays off in Big Horn Sheep discovery

March 21st, 2014 11:04 am by Contributed - ETSU

Dr. Jim Mead's expertise on dung recently helped scientists confirm the early presence of bighorn sheep on a Mexican island.

Comments
News Local News Education ETSU
Where's Harry Potter when you need him? Quidditch tourney set for ETSU campus

Where's Harry Potter when you need him? Quidditch tourney set for ETSU campus

March 21st, 2014 10:51 am by Nathan Baker

Men's basketball won't be the only East Tennessee State University team locked in fierce tournament competition this weekend.

Comments
News Regional & National
As military sex cases end, more calls for change

As military sex cases end, more calls for change

March 21st, 2014 8:00 am by JEFFREY COLLINS and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

Just last week, Congress debated ways to curb the assaults and the Senate approved a measure to protect victims and bar the "good soldier defense" to ensure evidence alone determines a defendant's fate, but the debate is far from over.

Comments
News Regional & National
FBI investigating death of Tennessee bank robber at U.S. prison

FBI investigating death of Tennessee bank robber at U.S. prison

March 21st, 2014 7:37 am by Associated Press

54-year-old Paul Anderson was found on the floor of his cell on Sunday night.

Comments
News Regional & National
Indian Ocean search by air for missing plane comes up empty

Indian Ocean search by air for missing plane comes up empty

March 21st, 2014 7:25 am by KRISTEN GELINEAU and SCOTT MCDONALD, Associated Press

Search planes flying deep into the southern Indian Ocean found nothing Friday that could be from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, Australia's acting prime minister said.

Comments
News Local News Elizabethton
FAA gets 911 tapes from Holston Mountain plane crash

FAA gets 911 tapes from Holston Mountain plane crash

March 21st, 2014 7:13 am by John Thompson

Getting the wreckage off the mountain's steep, wooded terrain is a challenge for local authorities.

Comments