Johnson City Press Wednesday, July 1, 2015
News Local News Regional & National
Tennessee Senate to take up Bible debate

Tennessee Senate to take up Bible debate

April 16th, 2015 10:13 am by Nathan Baker

"Why wouldn't you make Elvis' Bible or B.B. King's Bible the state book? Why did you choose Andrew Jackson's Bible?" - Jonesborough Republican Rep. Matthew Hill.

Comments
News Columns Local News ETSU Sports Running Around
Marathon Monday should be a campus-wide holiday for ETSU

Marathon Monday should be a campus-wide holiday for ETSU

April 16th, 2015 9:19 am by Tony Casey

Not many universities across the U.S. have the privilege of being able to say that a graduate has a Boston Marathon title next to his or her name, and ETSU should take full advantage of the opportunity.

Comments
News Local News Rails to Trails
Task force seeks interstate signage for Tweetsie Trail

Task force seeks interstate signage for Tweetsie Trail

April 16th, 2015 9:08 am by Tony Casey

In December, the Tweetsie Trail task force had state Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, beseech the Tennessee Department of Transportation to allow signage on Interstate 26 to point travelers in the direction of the multi-use recreational trail stretching

Comments
News Local News
New course set for fourth annual Justice in Motion 5K

New course set for fourth annual Justice in Motion 5K

April 16th, 2015 8:57 am by Becky Campbell

The fourth annual Justice in Motion 5K is gearing up for the end of next week, but the location has moved this year to downtown Jonesborough.

Comments
News Community Local News
City closes in on Boys & Girls Club work

City closes in on Boys & Girls Club work

April 16th, 2015 8:53 am by Gary B. Gray

City Commissioners tonight will consider a more than $697,000 bid from Baker Construction Services Inc. for construction and renovations to the Boys & Girls Club of Johnson City/Washington County's football field and two baseball fields.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Update: Man charged with two counts of murder in Kingsport house fire

Update: Man charged with two counts of murder in Kingsport house fire

April 15th, 2015 10:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police report that the accused, Paul Henry Robinson returned to the scene with singed hair and skin, prompting a trip to the police department for further questioning.

Comments
News Crime
3 charged in Bristol, Va., meth raid

3 charged in Bristol, Va., meth raid

April 15th, 2015 3:49 pm by Staff Report

Two women and man were arrested Tuesday as detectives raided a Vermont Avenue residence and found methamphetamine.

Comments
News Local News
Truck driver dies from March injuries in Kingsport I-81 bridge crash

Truck driver dies from March injuries in Kingsport I-81 bridge crash

April 15th, 2015 2:40 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The crash resulted in a 50-foot fall to railroad tracks below.

Comments
News Regional & National
Murder charges: Dash cam video shows Chattanooga police chasing dead man's truck

Murder charges: Dash cam video shows Chattanooga police chasing dead man's truck

April 15th, 2015 2:35 pm by Shelly Bradbury, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Two teenagers were driving the truck and were later charged with murder.

Comments
News Local News
Two killed in Kingsport house fire

Two killed in Kingsport house fire

April 15th, 2015 1:45 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The blaze at 746 E. Sevier Ave. was reported at 12:54 a.m.

Comments