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Local mother sees improvement in daughter after using CBD oil

Local mother sees improvement in daughter after using CBD oil

May 25th, 2015 2:19 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

Inside her Greeneville home, Ellen McCall sits on the couch with her daughter Penelope. She stands up and walks into the kitchen to get Penelope's medicine.

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Tennessee sites sought to offer summer meals to kids

Tennessee sites sought to offer summer meals to kids

May 25th, 2015 2:15 pm by Tim Omarzu, Chattanooga Times Free Press

During the school year, roughly 650,000 Tennessee children get free or reduced-priced school lunches.

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Obama pays tribute to fallen service members at Arlington

Obama pays tribute to fallen service members at Arlington

May 25th, 2015 2:12 pm by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

President Barack Obama saluted Americans who died in battle Monday, saying the country must "never stop trying to fully repay them" for their sacrifices and noting the first Memorial Day in 14 years without U.S. forces involved in a major ground war.

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Peeking into healthy brains to see if Alzheimer's is brewing

Peeking into healthy brains to see if Alzheimer's is brewing

May 25th, 2015 2:08 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

Sticky plaque gets the most attention, but now healthy seniors at risk of Alzheimer's are letting scientists peek into their brains to see if another culprit is lurking.

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Veterans remembered, honored during tribute concert in Jonesborough

Veterans remembered, honored during tribute concert in Jonesborough

May 24th, 2015 9:42 pm by Jessica Fuller

Pushing boating and barbecue aside Sunday afternoon, the Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen and the Veterans Affairs Committee hosted a tribute event as a reminder of what Memorial Day is really about.

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Sevier Center residents can't sleep tight under threat of bed bugs

Sevier Center residents can't sleep tight under threat of bed bugs

May 24th, 2015 9:39 pm by Nathan Baker

After public health studies and a top-down fumigation of the John Sevier Center's 150 units, the managers of the downtown Johnson City apartment tower have resigned themselves to battling intermittent outbreaks of parasitic bed bugs in the living spaces a

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Heritage columnist to be awarded for sharing local history

Heritage columnist to be awarded for sharing local history

May 24th, 2015 9:34 pm by David Floyd

Bob Cox, a weekly columnist in the Johnson City Press's Heritage section for almost 11 years and a walking archive of the history and heritage of the region, will be awarded the 2015 History in Media Award June 4 by the East Tennessee Historical Society.

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Burglar parks car in victim's driveway, lies to officers, police say

Burglar parks car in victim's driveway, lies to officers, police say

May 24th, 2015 9:31 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police jailed a man for burglarizing a home Sunday morning and for lying to officer about personal information, a Johnson City Police Department news release said.

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Police: Machete, baseball bat attack lands 2 Johnson City man behind bars

Police: Machete, baseball bat attack lands 2 Johnson City man behind bars

May 24th, 2015 9:29 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police say a money-charged argument led to an attack with a machete and baseball bat that sent two people to a hospital.

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Vandy rape case records can expose culture

Vandy rape case records can expose culture

May 24th, 2015 4:57 pm by Maria De Varenne, The Tennessean

On Thursday, the state Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in The Tennessean's dispute with Metro Nashville to get public records that were collected as part of the rape case at Vanderbilt University involving four former football players.

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