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First Friday offers participants ways to get moving, have fun

First Friday offers participants ways to get moving, have fun - VIDEO

May 3rd, 2014 8:14 am by Max Hrenda

As the weather continues to warm and the outdoors becomes more and more hospitable, the organizers of downtown Johnson City's monthly festival offered some advice - get out and take advantage of it.

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Where to vote

Where to vote

May 3rd, 2014 8:13 am by Gary B. Gray

Here are the Washington County precincts for May 6 Republican primary and Aug. 7 state primary and county general elections.

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First Friday May Celebration

May 3rd, 2014 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

First Friday May Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressThe May edition of First Friday featured a "Get Active" theme. Events included the Jailbreak 5k Road Race, hula hooping, Yoga, min golf, roller derby skateboarding, and more.

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Local Special Olympics proves extra special for one competitor

Local Special Olympics proves extra special for one competitor

May 2nd, 2014 10:12 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Determinedly powering her manual wheelchair with her one arm and one leg, 55-year-old Donna Smith sailed across the finish line to gold Friday in the 2014 Area 3 Special Olympics Track and Field Games at East Tennessee State University.

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Whether nuisance or newborn, local bears sent packing

Whether nuisance or newborn, local bears sent packing

May 2nd, 2014 9:56 pm by Max Hrenda

This past week, state wildlife officers were able to "bear" witness to the discovery of three locals who were in need of a good home.

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Early voting numbers surpass 2010 total

Early voting numbers surpass 2010 total

May 2nd, 2014 9:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

Early voting for the May 6 Washington County Republican primary ended Thursday with 5,988 votes cast, a number that far surpasses the 2010 primary and an indicator the overall total for this year's election will likely exceed the last primary.

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Prom season gets in full swing in JC

Prom season gets in full swing in JC

May 2nd, 2014 9:44 pm by Nathan Baker

Every year as the weather turns warm, hair salons and makeup counters are mobbed by beaming teenage girls and tuxedo rental stores run out of size lanky.

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Sheriff: Truck accident leaves man in life-threatening condition

Sheriff: Truck accident leaves man in life-threatening condition

May 2nd, 2014 8:16 pm by Staff Report

A man has been airlifted to the hospital after authorities say a truck he may have been working on fell on him.

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Prom Promise event aims to curb underage drinking, accidents

May 2nd, 2014 7:48 pm by Tony Casey

A worst-case scenario on display at Daniel Boone High School on Friday meant to show around 300 seniors the severity of one bad decision just before their senior prom and it culminated with the zipping of a body bag.

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Vines shines in 1-A/AA tennis

Vines shines in 1-A/AA tennis

May 2nd, 2014 7:41 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Elizabethton sophomore Danielle Vines put together the most dominant performance at the District 1-A/AA individual tennis championships anyone could remember on Friday at the Milligan College tennis courts.

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