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Nun jailed after nuclear protest to make appearance at St. Mary's Catholic Church

Nun jailed after nuclear protest to make appearance at St. Mary's Catholic Church

July 25th, 2015 11:05 pm by David Floyd

St. Mary's Catholic Church will soon play host to a superstar among nuclear activists.

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4th annual Greek Fest ready to give community members a taste of all things Greek

4th annual Greek Fest ready to give community members a taste of all things Greek

July 25th, 2015 11:01 pm by Jessica Fuller

Ready to add a little Greek to your week?

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Jonesborough's 3rd Relay for Life walk raises spirits

Jonesborough's 3rd Relay for Life walk raises spirits - VIDEO

July 25th, 2015 10:59 pm by Jessica Fuller

In its third year, Relay for Life drew community members out for a silent auction, music, food and celebrating life. In one day, Relay for Life raised $22,000 for the American Cancer Society, all while bringing family and friends together in good spirits.

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Crumley House set for expansion

Crumley House set for expansion

July 25th, 2015 10:53 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The footers are poured. And just $100,000 of the $800,000 cost remains to be raised.

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Cards rally to beat Rays

Cards rally to beat Rays

July 25th, 2015 10:50 pm by Staff Report

After falling behind 4-0 early, the Johnson City Cardinals roared back to pick up a 10-6 win over Princeton on Saturday night.

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Bats carry Twins to win over K-Mets

Bats carry Twins to win over K-Mets

July 25th, 2015 10:50 pm by Staff Report

The Elizabethton Twins pounded out 10 hits, including a pair of home runs, to escape Hunter Wright Stadium with a 5-3 win over the Kingsport Mets on Saturday.

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Eldridge, Peterson dispel consolidation; examine finer points of school funding

Eldridge, Peterson dispel consolidation; examine finer points of school funding

July 25th, 2015 10:44 pm by Gary B. Gray

Both Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge and Johnson City's City Manager Pete Peterson agree the study of consolidating city and county schools, not to mention an actual merger, are expensive tasks - and might not be worth the investment.

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The Mall at Johnson City will soon be at full capacity despite tough shopping landscape

The Mall at Johnson City will soon be at full capacity despite tough shopping landscape

July 25th, 2015 10:31 pm by Nathan Baker

Though the ownership of Johnson City's paragon of indoor retail, the Mall at Johnson City, has changed, the new boss says operations will carry on much as they did before, and the local mall continues continues to perform well in a tough shopping landscap

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Movie theater shooter's mental problems didn't stop gun buy

Movie theater shooter's mental problems didn't stop gun buy

July 25th, 2015 10:13 pm by RAY HENRY, Associated Press, JAY REEVES, Associated Press and REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press

John Russell Houser was deeply troubled long before he shot 11 people in a movie theater in Louisiana, but decades of mental problems didn't keep him from buying the handgun he used.

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All in a Day's work: Hard work makes Crockett's Day one of area's top receivers

All in a Day's work: Hard work makes Crockett's Day one of area's top receivers

July 25th, 2015 9:23 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Eric Day is one of the most sought out players on the David Crockett football team. Last year's leading receiver in the Big Seven enters his senior season with 106 career receptions, 1,669 receiving yards and 15 touchdowns.

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