Johnson City Press Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Sycamore Shoals set for an Overmountain Weekend

Sycamore Shoals set for an Overmountain Weekend

September 17th, 2014 9:34 am by John Thompson

If it is late September, it is once again time for the Sycamore Shoals State Historic Site to celebrate the gathering of the Overmountain Men.

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Unicoi celebrates new arboretum

Unicoi celebrates new arboretum

September 17th, 2014 9:27 am by Brad Hicks

A small Kentucky Coffeetree stands at the town of Unicoi's Buffalo Creek Park in memory of the late Brenda Warner.

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Frontier Health to administer grant identifying youths at risk of addiction

Frontier Health to administer grant identifying youths at risk of addiction

September 17th, 2014 9:12 am by Becky Campbell

A local mental health facility is one of four in the state selected to administer a federal grant aimed at identifying adolescents at risk for alcohol and drug abuse.

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Community responds to firefighter's cancer diagnosis

Community responds to firefighter's cancer diagnosis

September 16th, 2014 10:56 pm by Max Hrenda

After a Jonesborough firefighter was diagnosed with a terminal disease, his colleagues in the police, fire and emergency services departments took up the cause to help raise money for his medical treatment.

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'Hybrid' candidate Ball hopes to unseat Alexander

'Hybrid' candidate Ball hopes to unseat Alexander

September 16th, 2014 10:52 pm by Max Hrenda

Though he returned to Johnson City to greet local Democrats and hear their concerns, U.S. Senate hopeful Gordon Ball had already spent a portion of his day answering questions.

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3 vie for county medical examiner position

3 vie for county medical examiner position

September 16th, 2014 10:46 pm by Gary B. Gray

Three medical professionals on Tuesday recommended to Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge their preferred choice for the county's new medical examiner.

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The law won: Unicoi committee finalizes sheriff's budget

The law won: Unicoi committee finalizes sheriff's budget

September 16th, 2014 10:44 pm by Brad Hicks

Although the measure does not meet all of the requests laid out by Sheriff Mike Hensley, the Unicoi County Commission's Budget Committee has agreed upon a 2014-15 fiscal year bottom line total for the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department.

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YOLO: ETSU, AT&T partner to curb texting while driving

YOLO: ETSU, AT&T partner to curb texting while driving

September 16th, 2014 10:39 pm by Becky Campbell

When it comes down to it, is a text message important enough to risk death?

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EPD: 2 pick up drug, drunken driving charges after alleged accident

EPD: 2 pick up drug, drunken driving charges after alleged accident

September 16th, 2014 10:32 pm by John Thompson

Two men were arrested Monday afternoon following an alleged hit and run accident at 141 Hudson Drive.

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ETSU investigating report of alleged rape on campus

ETSU investigating report of alleged rape on campus

September 16th, 2014 10:21 pm by Staff Report

East Tennessee State University's Department of Public Safety is investigating a report from a student affairs staff member that alleges a female student was raped in early September.

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