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U-Haul sign: 50 feet high and staying?

U-Haul sign: 50 feet high and staying?

December 1st, 2014 8:54 am by Nathan Baker

Once advertisement for a grocery store, where Johnson City residents got their fresh meat and produce, downtown businesses west of Buffalo Street hope a 50-foot-tall sign will be allowed to remain standing, producing new interest in the growing area.

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Lots of lots: No shortage of Christmas trees in Johnson City

Lots of lots: No shortage of Christmas trees in Johnson City

November 30th, 2014 10:04 pm by Jessica Fuller

Families looking to add a live Christmas tree to this year's decorations won't have to look too far.

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Local school aims to offer students better health with new equipment, physical education course

Local school aims to offer students better health with new equipment, physical education course

November 30th, 2014 9:58 pm by Contributed

A grant for one Johnson City school will soon set students on a program designed to promote a life of better health.

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Meet Your Neighbor: After 47 years, umpire/referee Joel Pierce not putting his whistle down

Meet Your Neighbor: After 47 years, umpire/referee Joel Pierce not putting his whistle down

November 30th, 2014 9:22 pm by Trey Williams

Joel Pierce has been whistling while he works for 47 years, and the decision to become an umpire and referee was an easy call.

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Womick attacks Harwell over 'political wealth,' calls actions 'unethical'

Womick attacks Harwell over 'political wealth,' calls actions 'unethical'

November 30th, 2014 8:39 pm by Tom Humphrey, Knoxville News Sentinel

In recent disclosures, House Speaker Beth Harwell reports collecting more money than she spent before the November elections and now has more than $1.3 million banked in two campaign financing accounts.

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13-year-old's 'Winter Wonderland' lights up night with soundtrack on WELF FM 95.5

13-year-old's 'Winter Wonderland' lights up night with soundtrack on WELF FM 95.5

November 30th, 2014 6:38 pm by Marci Gore, NET News Service

Kevin Horne began stringing Christmas lights in his yard the day after Halloween.

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Update: Ohio State player dead of self-inflicted gunshot

Update: Ohio State player dead of self-inflicted gunshot

November 30th, 2014 6:26 pm by RUSTY MILLER and LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press

A missing Ohio State football player who disappeared shortly after sending a text message about his concussions was found dead Sunday, apparently of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.

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Downtown Erwin readies for round 3 of revitalization

Downtown Erwin readies for round 3 of revitalization

November 30th, 2014 4:48 pm by Brad Hicks

The first two phases of the town of Erwin's downtown revitalization project are in the books, and work on the third phase is slated to begin after the new year.

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David Crockett rolls to fourth Hardee's title

David Crockett rolls to fourth Hardee's title

November 29th, 2014 11:46 pm by Jeff Birchfield

David Crockett ended the first half in a flurry and repeated it in the second half to win the championship game of the Hardee's Classic basketball tournament, and with a 60-46 victory over Greeneville, Crockett became a four-time Hardee's champ.

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Blue Devils knock off league rival Rebels at Hardee's

Blue Devils knock off league rival Rebels at Hardee's

November 29th, 2014 11:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Although Unicoi County wasn't able to defend its Hardee's Classic championship on Saturday, the Blue Devils were able to make a statement.

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