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Uzi death: Family feels sorry for girl, 9, who shot their dad

Uzi death: Family feels sorry for girl, 9, who shot their dad

August 29th, 2014 10:04 am by Associated Press

Instructor Charles Vacca was standing next to the girl on Monday at the Last Stop range in White Hills, Arizona, about 60 miles south of Las Vegas, when she squeezed the trigger.

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Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

August 29th, 2014 9:39 am by John Thompson

The public is encouraged to attend. An entire section of the gym will be open to the public, with 800 seats available.

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Columns Mystery Diner
Black Olive brings Italian dining back to Jonesborough

Black Olive brings Italian dining back to Jonesborough

August 29th, 2014 9:20 am by Mystery Diner

Though the Johnson City restaurant scene is tootling merrily along, Jonesborough's got reason to crow with the addition of the newly opened Black Olive Italian restaurant. Located on Jackson Boulevard, Black Olive is 15 minutes from Johnson City, about 25

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Community Local Entertainment
Bristol to transform into giant waterslide for Saturday excitement

Bristol to transform into giant waterslide for Saturday excitement

August 29th, 2014 9:16 am by Staff Report

On Saturday, traffic patterns in a portion of Bristol, Virginia, will be dramatically altered. For three city blocks, from the top near Solar Street, to the bottom across Piedmont Avenue, the only way to navigate that section of town will be by slip slidi

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Entertainment
Jonesborough Repertory Theatre Kicks off new season with "Cinderella"

Jonesborough Repertory Theatre Kicks off new season with "Cinderella"

August 29th, 2014 9:07 am by Staff Report

Jonesborough Repertory Theatre is happy to kick off its 2014-15 season with a hilarious retelling of the great classic "Cinderella," tonight through Sept. 14.

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Local Entertainment
University of Virginia's College at Wise to host RTE 23 Music Festival

University of Virginia's College at Wise to host RTE 23 Music Festival

August 29th, 2014 9:04 am by Staff Reports

A crooked road runs through Route 23 from southwest Virginia and over the state line into Kentucky, a region steeped in the music tradition of the Appalachias. On Saturday, the Birthplace of Country Music brings an added roadside attraction for music love

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Local Entertainment
Downtown Jonesborough welcomes Wheels in the Hills event this weekend

Downtown Jonesborough welcomes Wheels in the Hills event this weekend

August 29th, 2014 8:58 am by Staff Report

Downtown Jonesborough will soon hear the roar of engines during the inaugural Wheels in the Hills event that includes a motorcycle poker run and car cruise-in Saturday from noon to 10 p.m.

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Community Local Entertainment
5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

August 29th, 2014 8:52 am by Staff Reports

The 3rd annual Tri-Cities Baconfest, sponsored by Holston River Brewing Co., will be held Saturday at Millennium Centre park. Folk Soul Revival will perform, singer/songwriter contest, Mr. and Miss Baconfest contest, a dating game, craft vendors and more.

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Crime
Police: Johnson City man lied about vehicle sale

Police: Johnson City man lied about vehicle sale

August 29th, 2014 8:24 am by Staff Report

Anthony J. Ervin was charged with false reporting.

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Johnson City man accused of sex with teen during stint as assistant band director at Sullivan South

Johnson City man accused of sex with teen during stint as assistant band director at Sullivan South

August 29th, 2014 6:58 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Ethan J. Tate allegedly had at least 13 sexual encounters with the girl.

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