Johnson City Press Friday, October 24, 2014
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Thursday's Hunger Action Day kicks off month of awareness activities

Thursday's Hunger Action Day kicks off month of awareness activities

September 3rd, 2014 12:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

On Friday, the food bank is encouraging everyone to join in the Feeding America's nationwide Go Orange for Hunger Relief social media campaign

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Feels like the first time: New county commission convenes

Feels like the first time: New county commission convenes

September 3rd, 2014 11:37 am by Gary B. Gray

A large, very obvious white box with the word "Ego" on each of its four sides sat atop a handrail at the entrance to Washington County Commission chambers Tuesday night.

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Still no ink on ETSU's move to Freedom Hall, Kermit Tipton

Still no ink on ETSU's move to Freedom Hall, Kermit Tipton

September 3rd, 2014 11:33 am by Nathan Baker

"It will affect us using arena, but there's planning going on to reduce impact on students as much as we can" - Johnson City Board of Education Chairwoman Kathy Hall.

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Battle of the Badges blood drive competition honors Sept. 11 first resonders

Battle of the Badges blood drive competition honors Sept. 11 first resonders

September 3rd, 2014 11:30 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Opportunities to donate blood on behalf of a local first responder units scheduled through Sept. 12

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Final design approved for new Animal Shelter

Final design approved for new Animal Shelter

September 3rd, 2014 11:25 am by Max Hrenda

To help combat the number of cats euthanized for space concerns, the new shelter will include two cat colony areas, where cats will be grouped together for public display.

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Graybeal: Deputy on mend after shooting himself in leg

Graybeal: Deputy on mend after shooting himself in leg

September 2nd, 2014 9:40 pm by Max Hrenda

Authorities said a Washington County sheriff's deputy is recovering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound he suffered while looking for a murder suspect.

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Tweetsie task force talks trek turnout, troubles, more

Tweetsie task force talks trek turnout, troubles, more

September 2nd, 2014 9:34 pm by Tony Casey

After East Tennessee State University professors and Dr. Fred Alsop and Dr. Tim McDowell both got the Tweetsie Trail task force's permission to pursue projects with students to identify, catalog and display information on bird and tree species found on an

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Wandell brings message of faith to Milligan

Wandell brings message of faith to Milligan

September 2nd, 2014 9:23 pm by John Thompson

There won't be a lot of lectures that Milligan College students will remember 20 years from now, but the words they heard in the college's first convocation of the new academic year are words that many will long remember.

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Couple accused of killing child with grape soda indicted on murder charges

Couple accused of killing child with grape soda indicted on murder charges

September 2nd, 2014 9:12 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A father and step mother accused of killing a 5-year-old girl by forcing her to drink an excessive amount of grape soda and water in 2012 were served Friday with sealed Hawkins County Grand Jury indictment warrants Friday.

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Sheriff: Unicoi Co. High School student made death threats with social media app

Sheriff: Unicoi Co. High School student made death threats with social media app

September 2nd, 2014 5:52 pm by Brad Hicks

Rafael Diaz Saldana was arrested Monday evening and charged with false reporting, making death threats to a school employee and harassment.

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