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Will you be voting in the county GOP Primary?

April 14th, 2014 2:37 pm by Johnson City Press

The early voting period for the May 6 Republican Primary for county offices begins Wednesday and runs through May 1. In Washington County, voters will be asked to decide contested primary battles for County Commission, county mayor, sheriff, county clerk,

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Vote for Brooks

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April 18th, 2014 10:15 am by SANDY WHITE

I would like to recommend Dennis Brooks for Criminal Court Judge for the 1st Judicial District.

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Support Krieger

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April 18th, 2014 9:45 am by GARY D. MORGAN

I have known Tom Krieger for 35 years and had the pleasure of working with him for almost 10.

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Enough self-servers

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April 18th, 2014 9:15 am by GORDON M. EDWARDS

I was very glad to see in your candidate interviews conducted recently that Tom Foster, Joe Grandy and Tom Krieger.

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Educate yourself

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April 18th, 2014 8:44 am by JOHN E. STEWART JR.

With so many apparently seeking to change the County Commission and expressing opinions on the number of commissioners, health insurance and compensation, it is time for these citizens to get a first-hand understanding.

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Underage drinking can ruin a prom night, life

Underage drinking can ruin a prom night, life

April 18th, 2014 8:42 am by Johnson City Press

This is a time of the year when many high school students are renting limousines, tuxedos and evening dresses. Prom season is also a time of the year when law enforcement agencies all across the region step up their efforts to warn teenagers of the danger

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Common sense prevailed with rushed gun bills

Common sense prevailed with rushed gun bills

April 17th, 2014 8:45 am by Johnson City Press

It's refreshing to see members of the state House of Representatives show restraint and common sense in dealing with end-of-the-session gun issues.

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Early voting begins in all area counties

Early voting begins in all area counties

April 16th, 2014 8:54 am by Johnson City Press

Early voting for the May 6 Republican Primary for county offices begins today and runs through May 1. Remember to take some form of approved photo identification when you go to the polls.

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Annexation

Annexation

April 15th, 2014 11:02 am by BOBBY D. JOBE

I read with interest your editorial on March 2 regarding the possible loss of revenue for the city of Johnson City when the annexation law proposed by state legislators is passed. Our state representatives - in their haste to gather votes for re-election

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Washington County residents can do more to improve health

Washington County residents can do more to improve health

April 15th, 2014 11:00 am by JENNIFER M. SCHALLER-AYERS

While the recent Washington County health rankings in the top 20 of 95 Tennessee counties are to be commended, the county is lagging far behind other counties in the United States and other countries.

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Dan Eldridge deserves four more years as mayor

Dan Eldridge deserves four more years as mayor

April 14th, 2014 2:05 pm by Johnson City Press

The job of county mayor is one of the most difficult and misunderstood jobs at the courthouse. A county mayor is considered the chief executive officer of county government in Tennessee.

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