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Election Day security risks concern Washington County Board of Education

Election Day security risks concern Washington County Board of Education

December 5th, 2013 10:08 pm by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Board of Education elected to send next academic year’s calendar back to committee for revisions rather than hold school on Election Day in the first week of school.

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Veteran driver guides Model-T fire engine through Elizabethton’s route

Veteran driver guides Model-T fire engine through Elizabethton’s route

December 5th, 2013 10:02 pm by John Thompson

While only Santa Claus can claim to have ridden in all the annual Elizabethton Christmas Parades, Steve Dunlap has certainly been a highlight in many of them.

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Johnson City leaders OK sole economic entity

Johnson City leaders OK sole economic entity

December 5th, 2013 9:55 pm by Gary B. Gray

The City Commission agreed to sign an intergovernmental agreement Thursday recognizing the Washington County Economic Development Council as the county’s Joint Economic and Community Development Board.

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Jonesborough man airlifted to hospital following motorcycle, Jeep collision on Tenn. Highway 81 South

Jonesborough man airlifted to hospital following motorcycle, Jeep collision on Tenn. Highway 81 South

December 5th, 2013 9:46 pm by Staff Reports

A Jonesborough man was airlifted to a local hospital Thursday evening after he was hit on his motorcycle by a motorist on Tenn. Highway 81 South.

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Two Asheville women charged with shoplifting items from multiple Johnson City businesses

Two Asheville women charged with shoplifting items from multiple Johnson City businesses

December 5th, 2013 8:30 pm by Staff Reports

Two Asheville, N.C., women were arrested on shoplifting charges following a traffic stop on Interstate 26 Thursday evening.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing High schools
Crash doesn't keep Hobbs out

Crash doesn't keep Hobbs out

December 5th, 2013 7:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

As for Hobbs, he came back from the September accident just a few weeks later more determined than ever. It resulted in no less than three Mega Series championships.

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Education ETSU
ETSU announces speakers for fall graduation ceremonies

ETSU announces speakers for fall graduation ceremonies

December 5th, 2013 5:04 pm by Contributed — ETSU

Both ceremonies are set for Dec. 14.

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News Regional & National
Updated: South Africa reports Nelson Mandela's death at 95

Updated: South Africa reports Nelson Mandela's death at 95

December 5th, 2013 4:49 pm by Associated Press

South African President Jacob Zuma made the announcement at a news conference late Thursday, saying "we've lost our greatest son."

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In the Spirit

December 5th, 2013 4:44 pm by Tony Duncan

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Woman unknowingly tweeted about husband's death in freeway crash

Off the Wall News: Woman unknowingly tweeted about husband's death in freeway crash

December 5th, 2013 4:28 pm by Associated Press

She regularly monitors police scanner traffic.

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