Johnson City Press Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Couple charged in child abuse case among indicted by grand jury

Couple charged in child abuse case among indicted by grand jury

November 21st, 2014 10:00 am by Becky Campbell

A city couple accused of treating their child's severe burn with expired antibiotic cream and the wound with dirty toilet paper was indicted by a Washington County grand jury on a neglect charge this week.

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Traffic camera decision deferred at Johnson City commissioners meeting

Traffic camera decision deferred at Johnson City commissioners meeting

November 20th, 2014 10:23 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners on Thursday deferred a decision on two offers by Redflex Traffic Systems to continue the company's digital red-light enforcement offerings at slightly reduced rates.

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More seats requested to complete ETSU's fine arts center deal

More seats requested to complete ETSU's fine arts center deal

November 20th, 2014 9:17 pm by Nathan Baker

With a simple voice vote, the Washington County Economic Development Council provided what could be another $500,000 for the construction of East Tennessee State University's proposed fine and performing arts center, but with a caveat or two.

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THEC gives go-ahead on East Tennessee State University's master plan changes

THEC gives go-ahead on East Tennessee State University's master plan changes

November 20th, 2014 9:10 pm by Nathan Baker

While East Tennessee State University's chief of staff was securing another $500,000 for the school's proposed fine and performing arts center, its president was in Nashville, overseeing state approval of the facility's proposed building sites.

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Tri-Cities home sales report has positive signs

Tri-Cities home sales report has positive signs

November 20th, 2014 9:05 pm by Tony Casey

In looking at figures from October 2013 to October 2014, it would be hard to make the case that things aren't improving overall in the housing sector.

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Johnson City woman's murder to be featured on 'Motives and Murders'

Johnson City woman's murder to be featured on 'Motives and Murders'

November 20th, 2014 9:03 pm by Becky Campbell

One encounter was all it took for a Johnson City woman to lose her life 10 years ago.

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Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

November 20th, 2014 8:42 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on "felons, not families."

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Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough pageant set for Saturday

Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough pageant set for Saturday

November 20th, 2014 4:26 pm by Contributed to the Press

The Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough Scholarship Pageant will take place Saturday night at 7 in the D.P. Culp Center Auditorium at East Tennessee State University.

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Milligan College to offer four-year engineering degrees

Milligan College to offer four-year engineering degrees

November 20th, 2014 12:28 pm by Nathan Baker

Stemming from a rising interest nationwide in technical careers, Milligan College announced a new four-year degree program in engineering Thursday morning, made possible by a million-dollar gift.

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Update: Official says FSU gunman was alumnus, attorney

Update: Official says FSU gunman was alumnus, attorney

November 20th, 2014 12:01 pm by GARY FINEOUT and BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press

Three students were wounded before police killed the gunman in a shootout, authorities said.

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