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Off the Wall News: Japanese business man pays $758K for camera used on moon

Off the Wall News: Japanese business man pays $758K for camera used on moon

March 25th, 2014 7:43 am by Associated Press

The Hasselblad 500 sold over the weekend is described by Vienna auctioneers Galerie Westlicht as part of the equipment carried by the 1971 Apollo 15 mission, the fourth manned mission to land on the moon.

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Gotta be born here: Today in the Tennessee news roundup

Gotta be born here: Today in the Tennessee news roundup

March 25th, 2014 7:35 am by Associated Press

Legislation that would make students in the country illegally eligible for in-state tuition has failed this session, but the Senate passed a measure for those born in the United States.

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Lady Vols top St. John's 67-51 in NCAA 2nd round

Lady Vols top St. John's 67-51 in NCAA 2nd round

March 25th, 2014 7:25 am by Associated Press

Cierra Burdick had 21 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Lady Vols.

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Whiskey War: Legal definition of Tennessee whiskey back before lawmakers

Whiskey War: Legal definition of Tennessee whiskey back before lawmakers

March 25th, 2014 7:25 am by Associated Press

House and Senate committees are scheduled to take up bills seeking to undo the legal definition of Tennessee whiskey enacted last year.

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'I'm scared of u sometimes': 1 of 10 things to know today

'I'm scared of u sometimes': 1 of 10 things to know today

March 25th, 2014 6:04 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Globetrotters in the Hall

March 25th, 2014 12:00 am by Dave Boyd

Globetrotters in the Hall Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressThe Harlem Globetrotters brought their unique brand of basketball to a nearly sold out Freedom Hall Monday night

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Commission OK's $150K for courthouse renovations

Commission OK's $150K for courthouse renovations

March 24th, 2014 10:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County's second-floor courthouse renovations were brought back to life Monday when County Commissioners voted to spend $150,000 to pay a professional contractor and licensed workers to complete a project begun in January 2013.

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Weston's legacy: Boy's short life was long on inspiration

Weston's legacy: Boy's short life was long on inspiration

March 24th, 2014 9:48 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Despite his life threatening condition, Weston Keeton's friends are remembering him as a courageous boy who lived life to its fullest, brought people together and touched the lives of thousands of people he never knew.

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Tennessee Senate OKs school religious expression measure

Tennessee Senate OKs school religious expression measure

March 24th, 2014 9:35 pm by Associated Press

Under the proposal, a student could express beliefs about religion in homework, artwork and other written and oral assignments free from discrimination based on the religious content.

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Downtown violence causes concern for some local business owners

Downtown violence causes concern for some local business owners

March 24th, 2014 9:27 pm by Nathan Baker

A fatal shooting in a downtown Johnson City parking lot is the latest in a series of violent crimes that downtown business owners are hoping isn't the start of a trend.

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