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McKinney Cultural Arts Center dedicated with joy, acknowledgments

McKinney Cultural Arts Center dedicated with joy, acknowledgments

November 8th, 2013 10:15 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A crowd of several hundred people turned out Friday for the long awaited dedication of Jonesborough’s new McKinney Cultural Arts Center at Booker T. Washington School.

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Salary increase bittersweet for Washington County Board of Education

Salary increase bittersweet for Washington County Board of Education

November 8th, 2013 9:02 pm by Nathan Baker

Washington County Board of Education members questioned the equity of hundreds of thousands of dollars from the state aimed at providing a salary increase for the district’s teachers.

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High school football scores — TSSAA Playoffs, First Round, Friday, Nov. 8

November 8th, 2013 7:22 pm by Staff Report

Here are Friday night's local game scores for the first round of the TSSAA Playoffs

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Vehicle lands on top on State of Franklin Road

Vehicle lands on top on State of Franklin Road

November 8th, 2013 6:00 pm by Lee Talbert

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Update: Former Johnson City Jail superintendent charged with stealing more than $60K, son charged with theft over $10K

Update: Former Johnson City Jail superintendent charged with stealing more than $60K, son charged with theft over $10K

November 8th, 2013 5:36 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City’s former jail superintendent was arrested Friday, accused of stealing more than $60,000 over an eight-year period from the Johnson City-Washington County Boys and Girls Club by billing for inmate supervision he performed as a paid city employ

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Wing franchise plans opening in Johnson City

Wing franchise plans opening in Johnson City

November 8th, 2013 4:56 pm by Staff Report

A North Carolina chicken wing restaurant will open its first Tennessee location in Johnson City next year, and could follow with up to seven more in the Tri-Cities and surrounding areas, investors said Thursday.

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2 Tennessee College of Applied Technology teachers fired in wake of arrests

2 Tennessee College of Applied Technology teachers fired in wake of arrests

November 8th, 2013 4:43 pm by John Thompson

The Tennessee Board of Regents announced the termination of the employment contracts of David Scott Simerly and Joseph T. Churchwell.

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South, North, D-B ready for playoff openers

South, North, D-B ready for playoff openers

November 8th, 2013 4:31 pm by Dave Ongie, NET News Service

For Sullivan South, the first loss of the football season came last Friday night in the form of a gut-wrenching 28-27 defeat at the hands of Elizabethton with the Three Rivers Conference title on the line.

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Historic items from JFK assassination on display

Historic items from JFK assassination on display

November 8th, 2013 4:21 pm by Associated Press

Items include the ill-fated presidential limousine, to the gravesite eternal flame, to the historic Air Force One plane where Lyndon B. Johnson took the oath of office.

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Vandals loot Sullivan Baptist Association retreat center

Vandals loot Sullivan Baptist Association retreat center

November 8th, 2013 4:15 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The incident was discovered Thursday by a caretaker.

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