Johnson City Press Thursday, May 28, 2015
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'Bold' Ireland votes to legalize gay marriage in landslide

'Bold' Ireland votes to legalize gay marriage in landslide

May 23rd, 2015 9:29 pm by SHAWN POGATCHNIK, Associated Press

Ireland's citizens have voted in a landslide to legalize gay marriage, electoral officials announced Saturday - a stunningly lopsided result that illustrates what Catholic leaders and rights activists alike called a "social revolution."

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East Side Elementary School principal bids farewell to his students Friday

East Side Elementary School principal bids farewell to his students Friday

May 22nd, 2015 9:53 pm by John Thompson

Friday was an emotional day for Josh Wandell.It was the last time he will be with his students as their principal. He's stepping down from his position at East Side Elementary School.

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She's a lock: Tennessee's jail administrator of the year awarded in Washington County

She's a lock: Tennessee's jail administrator of the year awarded in Washington County

May 22nd, 2015 9:49 pm by Becky Campbell

While Washington County Detention Center Maj. Brenda Downes was attending a recent state jail conference, she decided to skip out on lunch one day.

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More development in works for State of Franklin corridor

More development in works for State of Franklin corridor

May 22nd, 2015 9:43 pm by Nathan Baker

A Tri-Cities developer said he will soon announce expansion plans for a North Johnson City shopping center.

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PHOTOS: 3-vehicle crash sends 1 to hospital

PHOTOS: 3-vehicle crash sends 1 to hospital

May 22nd, 2015 9:39 pm by Staff Report

A three-car collision in front of the Food City in Piney Flats sent one man to the hospital, according to Capt. Brian Rice of the Johnson City Police Department.

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Nashvillian knits pink uterus for Haslam to protest abortion law

Nashvillian knits pink uterus for Haslam to protest abortion law

May 22nd, 2015 9:27 pm by Jen Todd, The Tennessean

Gov. Bill Haslam will soon get an unexpected package in the mail - a pink knitted uterus.

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Police chase from North Carolina ends with teen's death in Carter Co.

Police chase from North Carolina ends with teen's death in Carter Co.

May 22nd, 2015 5:01 pm by John Thompson

The Tennessee Highway Patrol was investigating

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Jury finds NE Tennessee man not guilty in death of 8-month-old daughter

Jury finds NE Tennessee man not guilty in death of 8-month-old daughter

May 22nd, 2015 4:49 pm by Staff Report

The verdict took seven hours of deliberations.

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TLC pulls Christian crusader's family series amid sexual misconduct reports involving 5 girls

TLC pulls Christian crusader's family series amid sexual misconduct reports involving 5 girls

May 22nd, 2015 4:25 pm by Associated Press

Duggar issued an apology Thursday on Facebook for unspecified bad behavior as a youth and resigned his role as executive director for FRC Action, the tax-exempt legislative action arm of the Washington-based Family Research Council.

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Update: Johnson City sewer employee charged with stealing $14K worth of brass

Update: Johnson City sewer employee charged with stealing $14K worth of brass

May 22nd, 2015 3:51 pm by Staff Report

Danny Ray Clark was charged with embezzlement over $10,000.

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