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Tailgate parties cookin' before ETSU's sold-out baseball game against UT

Tailgate parties cookin' before ETSU's sold-out baseball game against UT

April 21st, 2015 9:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

East Tennessee State University's baseball game against the University of Tennessee Tuesday night drew crowds of Buccaneers and Volunteers alike, and the air was filled with the scent of hamburgers and hotdogs as tailgate parties filled nearby parking lot

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Boone Lake Cleanup to make the most of low water

Boone Lake Cleanup to make the most of low water

April 21st, 2015 9:27 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

There's something very different about Boone Lake this year.

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Hotel-motel revenue streaming to Freedom Hall, performing arts center

Hotel-motel revenue streaming to Freedom Hall, performing arts center

April 21st, 2015 9:24 pm by Gary B. Gray

Freedom Hall Civic Center will be among the first, if not the first, benefactor of a 2-percentage-point tax rate increase on charges for stays in Johnson City hotels and motels.

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Langston's last class reunites for walk down memory lane

Langston's last class reunites for walk down memory lane - VIDEO

April 21st, 2015 9:21 pm by Tony Casey

If you asked members of Langston High School's class of 1965, they might tell you it doesn't seem like 50 years have passed since they graduated in the school's final class.But the calendar tells the story.

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Woman recounts alleged sexual assault by former alderman

Woman recounts alleged sexual assault by former alderman

April 21st, 2015 9:08 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

More serious charges could be in store for a former Kingsport alderman, including attempt to commit aggravated rape and kidnapping, after he appeared in a Bristol courtroom Tuesday afternoon.

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Tennessee school voucher proposal fails again

Tennessee school voucher proposal fails again

April 21st, 2015 9:03 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A proposal that would let parents move a child from a failing public school in Tennessee to a private school with funding from the state has failed this year - for the third consecutive Tennessee General Assembly session.

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Tri-Cities housing market matches pace with last year

Tri-Cities housing market matches pace with last year

April 21st, 2015 8:24 pm by Staff Report

After a freeze out in January, thawing markets in February and March helped push home sales in the Tri-Cities to normal levels in the first quarter of 2015.

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Johnson City woman charged with shoplifting from area clothing store

Johnson City woman charged with shoplifting from area clothing store

April 21st, 2015 4:36 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City woman already incarcerated at the Washington County Detention Center received new shoplifting charges after investigators accused her of taking merchandise from a local clothing store.

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Food truck regulations approved in Unicoi

Food truck regulations approved in Unicoi

April 21st, 2015 2:49 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The town's governing board also agreed to form a committee to study how the town's prohibition of large trucks on narrow streets and elevated railroad crossings can be enforced.

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