Johnson City Press Friday, August 29, 2014
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Report says more guards might have prevented Tennessee teen inmate suicides

Report says more guards might have prevented Tennessee teen inmate suicides

August 27th, 2014 4:02 pm by Associated Press

16-year-old Brandon Greene of Mountain City hanged himself July 13

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Hampton basketball coach receives pretrial diversion in pills theft case

Hampton basketball coach receives pretrial diversion in pills theft case

August 27th, 2014 3:47 pm by John Thompson

Leon Tolley was removed as head girls' basketball coach and placed on suspension during the investigation.

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What is art?

What is art?

August 27th, 2014 3:15 pm by Staff Report

What are your thoughts on the murals vs. signs debate brewing in downtown Johnson City?

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Police: Johnson City man used identities of ex-wife, girlfriend to get thousands of Oxycodone tablets

Police: Johnson City man used identities of ex-wife, girlfriend to get thousands of Oxycodone tablets

August 27th, 2014 1:52 pm by Staff Report

Jeremiah P. Lovelady was charged with 48 counts of identity theft and another 48 counts of drug fraud.

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Erwin budget includes no property tax hike

Erwin budget includes no property tax hike

August 27th, 2014 12:17 pm by Brad Hicks

Tuesday's approval of the budget sets the town's property tax rate at $1.0796 per $100 on real estate and personal property, the same rate as the 2013-14 fiscal year.

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Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Office budget still in contention

Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Office budget still in contention

August 27th, 2014 11:54 am by Brad Hicks

"It looks like there's not going to be any consideration from the majority of the County Commission to get anything passed" - Budget Committee Chairman Mickey Hatcher.

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Ready to vote: 75 Tennessee communities to consider wine in grocery stores

Ready to vote: 75 Tennessee communities to consider wine in grocery stores

August 27th, 2014 9:46 am by Associated Press

Here's a list of the 75 Tennessee communities that have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot:

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Cupp's last stand

Cupp's last stand

August 27th, 2014 9:16 am by Becky Campbell

After 16 years on the bench, Criminal Court Judge Robert E. Cupp is retiring.

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Photo gallery: Car in lake

August 27th, 2014 9:09 am by Max Hrenda

Marque Diamondcrest Sr. said he heard his 16-year-old daughter scream, then looked to see her behind the wheel of his 2007 Nissan Sentra as it sped down a hill and into Boone Lake, near the DeVault Bridge.

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Virginia deputy cleared in fatal Sullivan County shooting

Virginia deputy cleared in fatal Sullivan County shooting

August 27th, 2014 7:35 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Southwest Virginia sheriff's deputy has been cleared of any wrongdoing in a fatal May shooting in Sullivan County, Tenn., after the victim led authorities on a lengthy high-speed pursuit and rammed multiple law enforcement vehicles.

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