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Lady of the Fountain's origins

Lady of the Fountain's origins

January 26th, 2015 9:42 am by Bob Cox

Today's feature is the first of two that will address the origin of Johnson City's beautiful Lady of the Fountain.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Education can truly change your stars

January 26th, 2015 9:26 am by Robert Houk

"Education quite literally saved our lives" - Eric Freeman.

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Johnson City on Haslam's health care expansion tour

Johnson City on Haslam's health care expansion tour

January 26th, 2015 7:52 am by Staff Report

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam is making six more stops around the state to promote his Insure Tennessee plan to extend health coverage to more than 200,000 low-income people.

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Meet your neighbor: Local teen makes own patterns, finds success with fashion blogs

Meet your neighbor: Local teen makes own patterns, finds success with fashion blogs

January 25th, 2015 10:11 pm by Becky Campbell

Abby Hathorn, a 19-year-old college student who moved to Johnson City just a few years ago, is much like others her age but at the same time, it seems she's cut from a whole different bolt of cloth.

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Women playing key roles among local Republicans

Women playing key roles among local Republicans

January 25th, 2015 10:03 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County Republican Party Chairwoman Paula Treece is carrying out her role as a leader by educating people in the area about conservative philosophy, including an early engagement into how the political process works.

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'Everyone's felt the loss of Luke': Friends, coworkers remember Luke Story as community hero

'Everyone's felt the loss of Luke': Friends, coworkers remember Luke Story as community hero

January 25th, 2015 9:56 pm by Jessica Fuller

One day in August, Luke Story went to the doctor to get a pain in his side checked, anticipating gallstones.The next day, he was diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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Sevier County inmates back in custody after late Friday night breakout

Sevier County inmates back in custody after late Friday night breakout

January 25th, 2015 9:37 pm by McCord Pagan, Knoxville News Sentinel

Two inmates who escaped from the Sevier County Jail Annex late Friday night are back in custody, Sheriff Ron Seals said Sunday afternoon.

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US gas prices fell 13 cents per gallon, but expected to rise

US gas prices fell 13 cents per gallon, but expected to rise

January 25th, 2015 9:23 pm by Associated Press

The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise.

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Sports
Remembering Ernie Banks: Kingsport's Hillman played with, against late Cubs great

Remembering Ernie Banks: Kingsport's Hillman played with, against late Cubs great

January 25th, 2015 8:32 pm by Trey Williams

Dave Hillman said Ernie Banks' "happy-go-lucky" personality matched his public persona, and he laughs recalling coming in from the bullpen and Banks asking him if he needed directions to the mound.

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Gordon, pit stops sure to be hot topics of tour

Gordon, pit stops sure to be hot topics of tour

January 25th, 2015 8:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The announcement that 2015 would be Jeff Gordon's final full-time season is usually the type of big news held for the annual tour, which has led some experts to believe a major announcement about the future of defening Xifinity Series champion Chase Ellio

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