Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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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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Liquor-by-the-drink lawsuits still fermenting

Liquor-by-the-drink lawsuits still fermenting

September 16th, 2014 7:27 pm by Nathan Baker

While Jonesborough publicly negotiates a settlement with the Washington County School District over collected taxes on liquor-by-the-drink sales, it appears Johnson City is posturing for a longer scuffle in Chancery Court.

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CASA for Kids wins $1,500 fans' choice donation

CASA for Kids wins $1,500 fans' choice donation

September 16th, 2014 6:45 pm by Staff Report

Bellafina Chocolate lovers make a difference

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$3,500 grant to help spay and neuter efforts

$3,500 grant to help spay and neuter efforts

September 16th, 2014 5:55 pm by Staff Report

The funding will not only assist with spay and neuter surgeries, it will enable the humane society to take move more high-risk animals out of the local shelter.

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Adam Stafford achieves Eagle rank

Adam Stafford achieves Eagle rank

September 16th, 2014 5:20 pm by Staff Report

For his Eagle project, Stafford led his troop and community volunteers in a restoration of a picnic pavilion at Philadelphia Cumberland Presbyterian Church that included new railings, ceiling fans and and landscaping.

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Appeals court upholds Knoxville torture-slayings sentence

Appeals court upholds Knoxville torture-slayings sentence

September 16th, 2014 4:00 pm by Associated Press

A state appeals court has upheld the conviction and sentence of one of the men who participated in the kidnapping, torture and killing of a young Knoxville couple in 2007.

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Johnson City's Flowers of Hope Program Expands to Chattanooga

Johnson City's Flowers of Hope Program Expands to Chattanooga

September 16th, 2014 3:35 pm by From staff reports

Volunteers meet every Tuesday and Friday at the Salvation Army Center of Hope on Ashe Street to create and deliver an average of 700 bouquets to people in need of a little beauty and cheer each month.

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