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Man who got plea deal from Johnson City slaying back in jail

Man who got plea deal from Johnson City slaying back in jail

October 3rd, 2014 10:05 am by Becky Campbell

Christopher Johnson, 41, grabbed up the plea deal in 2012 that dismissed the murder charge, got him out of jury trial for the 2009 death of Sherry Cooper.

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County teacher, union rep advocates open communication

County teacher, union rep advocates open communication

October 3rd, 2014 10:00 am by Nathan Baker

A Washington County teacher visited the district's board of education Thursday to stress the need for openness between administrators and teachers.

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Crime
Johnson City man accused of choking girlfriend

Johnson City man accused of choking girlfriend

October 3rd, 2014 9:52 am by Staff Report

A woman told Johnson City police her boyfriend choked her at Cherry Hill Apartments, resulting in his arrest Tuesday on a felony assault charge.

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News Local News Regional & National
US jobless rate falls to 6-year low of 5.9 pct.

US jobless rate falls to 6-year low of 5.9 pct.

October 3rd, 2014 9:49 am by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

U.S. employers added 248,000 jobs in September, a burst of hiring that helped drive down the unemployment rate to 5.9 percent, the lowest since July 2008.

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Mystery Diner
Jonesboro Pizza Parlor: Good for what ails you

Jonesboro Pizza Parlor: Good for what ails you

October 3rd, 2014 9:19 am by Mystery Diner

Illness gets in my way. Having to be a meal for some microscopic bug prior to my immune system's dealing with it is tedious and a waste of my time.

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Community Photos Jonesborough

Photo Gallery: Pumpkin Picking

October 3rd, 2014 9:14 am by Sam Watson

A bountiful pumpkin crop at Fender's Farm made the perfect setting for kids to enjoy a sunny afternoon Thursday off Highway 107 in Jonesborough.

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Community Local Entertainment
5 Out & About Things to do

5 Out & About Things to do

October 3rd, 2014 9:04 am by Contributed

The Johnson County Community Theatre will present "Yours Truly, Tom Dooley." written by Johnson County resident Patti Clark, Oct. 3, 4, 10 and 11 at 7 p.m. and Oct. 5 at 3 p.m. at Heritage Hall in Mountain City.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Music, masquerade party at the Willow Tree

Music, masquerade party at the Willow Tree

October 3rd, 2014 8:59 am by Contributed

Megan Jean and the KFB and Amythyst Kiah & Her Chest of Glass will perform at a masquerade party tonight at the Willow Tree Coffeehouse and Music Room in Johnson City. Tickets will be $10 at the door and the music starts at 9. Costumes are encouraged.

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Local News Local Entertainment
Hold On' - Wilson Phillips is coming to Greeneville

Hold On' - Wilson Phillips is coming to Greeneville

October 3rd, 2014 8:52 am by Contributed

The vocal trio Wilson Phillips will perform at Niswonger Performing Arts Center on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

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Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
Marimba, contra and potluck! Oh my! Jonesborough Dance Society plans exciting evening

Marimba, contra and potluck! Oh my! Jonesborough Dance Society plans exciting evening

October 3rd, 2014 8:49 am by Contributing

The Historic Jonesborough Dance Society will host the next Contra Dance of the season on Saturday at the Pavilion at Serenity Knoll, 542 Bacon Branch Road, Jonesborough.

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