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Mountain View Bakery owner killed in crash with tractor-trailer on Highway 107

Mountain View Bakery owner killed in crash with tractor-trailer on Highway 107

January 27th, 2014 11:53 am by Becky Campbell

He was on his way to work when he hit an icy stretch of the highway near Jackson Bridge Road.

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Founder of Kingsport outreach program for needy and homeless killed in wreck

Founder of Kingsport outreach program for needy and homeless killed in wreck

January 27th, 2014 11:43 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

According to a preliminary report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the incident occurred Friday at approximately 5:20 p.m.

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Johnson City police charge man with three Pal's indecent exposure incidents

Johnson City police charge man with three Pal's indecent exposure incidents

January 27th, 2014 10:34 am by Staff Report

About 11 a.m. on Jan. 21, a Pal's employee told police a man came through the drive-thru lane and started to masturbate inside his vehicle. She told police it was not the first time the man had been at her window.

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Lapella retiring after 50 years behind the Munsey's organ

Lapella retiring after 50 years behind the Munsey's organ

January 26th, 2014 9:17 pm by Nathan Baker

A retiring organist at a Johnson City church is making sure to leave her bench on a high note, while the music is still sweet.

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Utility’s suit seeks payment for line

Utility’s suit seeks payment for line

January 26th, 2014 9:11 pm by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi Water Utility District Board has filed a civil lawsuit against the developers of a planned project at Exit 32, the Joint Economic Development Board of Unicoi County and the town of Unicoi, alleging the developer breached its contract on a water

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Family: Brain-dead Texas woman off life support

Family: Brain-dead Texas woman off life support

January 26th, 2014 3:49 pm by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

A brain-dead, pregnant Texas woman's body was removed from life support Sunday, as the hospital keeping her on machines against her family's wishes acceded to a judge's ruling that it was misapplying state law.

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Bad weather slows start to seniors center construction

Bad weather slows start to seniors center construction

January 26th, 2014 2:32 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Construction of Jonesborough’s new $2.3 million seniors center is off to a slow start.

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Gore-trained ‘climate change reality leader’ to speak at site

Gore-trained ‘climate change reality leader’ to speak at site

January 26th, 2014 2:27 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

When it comes to extreme weather patterns –– such as the most recent polar vortex, flooding, fires caused by drought and the increasing amount of hurricanes over the past few years –– Dr. Audrey M. Depelteau believes there is a definite connection between

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Saturday Snow

January 26th, 2014 12:00 am by Dave Boyd

Saturday Snow Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Residents awoke to snow-covered streets and cold weather Saturday morning.

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Backers hoping to breathe new life into wine measure

Backers hoping to breathe new life into wine measure

January 25th, 2014 9:49 pm by Nathan Baker

With the highly anticipated wine in grocery stores bill reaching the same state House committee this week where it shriveled on the vine last session, lobbyists and lawmakers are toiling behind the scenes to exact agreeable wording, while local business o

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