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Big improvements coming to I-26/Highway 75 interchange

Big improvements coming to I-26/Highway 75 interchange

November 24th, 2013 9:21 pm by Gary B. Gray

Elizabethton’s Summers-Taylor has secured a nearly $14 million contract with the Tennessee Department of Transportation to complete a project aimed at keeping infrastructure improvements in step with growth at the Interstate 26/Tenn. Highway 75 interchang

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McCormack lets the good times roll

McCormack lets the good times roll

November 24th, 2013 8:35 pm by Tony Casey

Young Tom McCormack, of Mullingar, Ireland, faced a tough decision coming out of high school in the early 1970s. He had to decide which running powerhouse school in the United States he would attend.

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Lady Bucs can't keep pace with Red Flash

Lady Bucs can't keep pace with Red Flash

November 24th, 2013 8:24 pm by from staff reports

Alli Williams scored 40 points to lead Saint Francis (Pa.) to a 92-79 victory over the East Tennessee State women's basketball team on Sunday afternoon inside Brooks Gym.

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Longhorns to face Memphis team in Arby's

Longhorns to face Memphis team in Arby's

November 24th, 2013 8:18 pm by Douglas Fritz

It’s a long way from Mountain City to Memphis, and it has been a long time since Johnson County was in the Arby’s Classic. Both of those things were brought into closer perspective at the drawing for the 31st annual tournament, scheduled for Dec. 26-31.

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The Buzz: A week of local news worth talking about

The Buzz: A week of local news worth talking about

November 24th, 2013 7:47 pm by Staff Reports

In case you missed these posts, here are ten items worth reading today on JohnsonCityPress.com:

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Off the Wall News: Jose Canseco pulled over with a diaper-wearing goat

Off the Wall News: Jose Canseco pulled over with a diaper-wearing goat

November 24th, 2013 4:37 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Even by Jose Canseco standards, the tweets were ridiculous.

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Iran nuclear deal fuels anger, jitters in Mideast

Iran nuclear deal fuels anger, jitters in Mideast

November 24th, 2013 2:05 pm by Associated Press

Israel's prime minister harshly condemned the international community's nuclear deal with Iran on Sunday while Saudi Arabia remained conspicuously quiet, reflecting the jitters felt throughout the Middle East over Iran's acceptance on the global stage.

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One person dead after vehicle drives into Boone Lake

One person dead after vehicle drives into Boone Lake

November 23rd, 2013 11:11 pm by WES BUNCH — NET NEWS SERVICE

An unidentified person died late Saturday afternoon when their vehicle drove into Boone Lake and became completely submerged. According to the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office, the accident occurred at approximately 5:45 p.m. at a residence located on Cha

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Crowns passed to new local pageant winners

Crowns passed to new local pageant winners

November 23rd, 2013 10:59 pm by Tony Casey

Just days after the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, 2013 Miss Historic Jonesborough, Emilee Ketron paid homage to the fallen public servant in her speech before handing down the crown to her successor.

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Press circulation manager gives preview for Black Friday shoppers

Press circulation manager gives preview for Black Friday shoppers

November 23rd, 2013 10:56 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Sure, there’s a turkey, dressing and all of the holiday fixings, but another Thanksgiving Day staple for many is sorting through all those shopping circulars stuffed inside the holiday newspaper.

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