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Johnson City Folk Festival begins four-day run Thursday

Johnson City Folk Festival begins four-day run Thursday

September 24th, 2014 9:19 pm by Brad Hicks

Johnson City Folk Festival organizer Eric Sommer said he and others organizers had one primary goal in mind when coordinating this year's festival - to attract the best musicians and performers possible to leave attendees with the best festival yet.

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City Castle open house to highlight artistic possibilities

City Castle open house to highlight artistic possibilities

September 24th, 2014 9:13 pm by Tony Casey

Really hoping to kickstart the idea of how broad the benefits of a community art center would be, Cher Cornett said this weekend's Save the Oaks Castle Open House will have representatives from many artistic mediums who will be able to go out and promote

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Fun explodes at  Boys & Girls Club playground opening

Fun explodes at Boys & Girls Club playground opening

September 24th, 2014 9:07 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Fun, play and physical activity soared to new heights at the Boys & Girls Club of Johnson City/Washington County Wednesday with the opening the club's new community built KaBOOM! playground.

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Photo gallery: ETSU football practice on Wednesday

September 24th, 2014 8:58 pm by Joe Avento

The Bucs held a brief scrimmage

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Erwin eateries explore outdoor dining options

Erwin eateries explore outdoor dining options

September 24th, 2014 8:57 pm by Brad Hicks

Several of Erwin's eatery owners are interested in taking advantage of the new-look downtown by offering patrons a sidewalk dining experience, and town officials are looking at ways to accommodate this.

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Academy Sports + Outdoors to open in Johnson City, bringing 125 jobs

Academy Sports + Outdoors to open in Johnson City, bringing 125 jobs

September 24th, 2014 4:43 pm by Staff Report

Academy Sports + Outdoors will offer casual and athletic footwear and apparel, team sports and golf products along with hunting, fishing and camping equipment and gear.

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Johnson City woman accused of using stolen debit card at Walmart

Johnson City woman accused of using stolen debit card at Walmart

September 24th, 2014 4:15 pm by Staff Report

A 35-year-old Johnson City woman used a debit card stolen from a purse to shop at a local Walmart, resulting in her arrest on Wednesday, police said.

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Update: Tony Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash

Update: Tony Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash

September 24th, 2014 3:15 pm by JENNA FRYER and CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press

Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said the victim, Kevin Ward Jr., was under the influence of marijuana the night of the accident "enough to impair judgment."

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Federal grand jury indicts former East Tennessee deputy

Federal grand jury indicts former East Tennessee deputy

September 24th, 2014 1:32 pm by Associated Press

A federal grand jury in East Tennessee has indicted a former Hamilton County sheriff's deputy on charges of civil rights violation, kidnapping and possessing a gun during the commission of a crime.

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UPDATE: Johnson City Power Board hikes electrical rates

UPDATE: Johnson City Power Board hikes electrical rates

September 24th, 2014 1:13 pm by Gary B. Gray

All Johnson City Power Board customers will be seeing a roughly 1.6-percent increase in their electric rates beginning Oct.1 - the equivalent of a roughly $2 per month increase on energy bills.

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