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Mason Jar Cafe a great destination on a fall color road trip

Mason Jar Cafe a great destination on a fall color road trip

November 7th, 2014 9:42 am by Mystery Diner

The fall colors are particularly vivid this year, most likely as a result of all the rain we've had lately. Just a short drive on a cool and sunny fall day here treats you to a more colorful artist's palate than even Vincent van Gogh could imagine.

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5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

November 7th, 2014 9:36 am by Contributed

First Friday activities will take place in downtown Johnson City tonight from 6-9 p.m. Bring a canned food item for a tasting of the chili cook-off between downtown restaurants. Vendors, live music, art receptions and s'mores on Main Street for the kids.

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Local Entertainment
Royal Horses ride into Johnson City for first time ever

Royal Horses ride into Johnson City for first time ever

November 7th, 2014 9:04 am by Contributed

For the first time ever, The Gala of The Royal Horses Inaugural North American world-renowned equestrian tour is coming to Freedom Hall Civic Center on Friday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m.

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News Regional & National
US employers add 214K jobs; rate falls to 5.8 pct.

US employers add 214K jobs; rate falls to 5.8 pct.

November 7th, 2014 8:51 am by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

Three days after voters registered their sourness about the U.S. economy, the government said Friday that employers added a solid 214,000 jobs in October, extending the healthiest pace of hiring in eight years.

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Photo Gallery: Make Us Scream! contest entries

November 7th, 2014 8:41 am by Johnson City Press

They're all in. Here are the entries for our Make Us Scream! Halloween Costume Contest. Thanks to everyone who entered!

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School board blasts TV station for focus on football fight

School board blasts TV station for focus on football fight

November 7th, 2014 8:34 am by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Board of Education criticized the heavy television news coverage of a fight at a recent football game between the district's two high schools, saying the repeated use of a video taken from the game bred negativity.

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Sports High schools
'Toppers not looking past first round matchup with Bradley Central

'Toppers not looking past first round matchup with Bradley Central

November 6th, 2014 9:40 pm by Douglas Fritz

If Science Hill and D-B both win, they will have a second-round rematch of last week's Big Seven Conference championship game. But Science Hill head coach Stacy Carter said both the Indians and Hilltoppers must focus on the task at hand.

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Sports High schools
Johnson County faces major challenge at Alcoa

Johnson County faces major challenge at Alcoa

November 6th, 2014 9:39 pm by Douglas Fritz

The Longhorns open the TSSAA playoffs against Alcoa, a school that has produced eight state championships in the last 10 years.

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Underdog a new role for Cyclones

Underdog a new role for Cyclones

November 6th, 2014 9:38 pm by Douglas Fritz

For a change, Elizabethton is a fairly undeniable underdog. Just don't expect the Cyclones to accept the tag.

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Sports
Elizabethton's Evolution Gym set for MMA card Saturday night

Elizabethton's Evolution Gym set for MMA card Saturday night

November 6th, 2014 9:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Evolution Sports Gym is the perfect name for a place to host Saturday night's Mixed Martial Arts card in Elizabethton. After all, it's a star-studded card of 18 fights (five professional) and three grappling contests which highlights how MMA has evolved i

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