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Downtown traffic-calming project nears completion

Downtown traffic-calming project nears completion

March 9th, 2015 9:08 pm by Gary B. Gray

Public Works employees were hard at it Monday despite a constant drizzle, constructing medians downtown in an effort to complete the State of Franklin traffic-calming project.

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News Local News ETSU
ETSU students, faculty see both sides of state's voter ID law

ETSU students, faculty see both sides of state's voter ID law

March 9th, 2015 9:03 pm by Tony Casey

By Tennessee law, a handgun carry permit is an acceptable form of identification for voting, but a college student ID is not.

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News Local News Erwin Town of Unicoi
Progress on Erwin railroad overpass on track despite weather

Progress on Erwin railroad overpass on track despite weather

March 9th, 2015 8:58 pm by Brad Hicks

Recent snowfall and the threat of wintry precipitation may have led to number of area school closings and event cancellations, but according to Tennessee Department of Transportation officials, the weather has done little to stall the construction of the

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News Local News Elizabethton

Elizabethton police identify pilot who veered off runway

March 9th, 2015 5:45 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Police Department has released the identity of the airplane pilot who ran off the runway at Elizabethton Municipal Airport on Saturday.

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News Local News Elizabethton
State grant to aid building of homes for families in Happy Valley subdivision

State grant to aid building of homes for families in Happy Valley subdivision

March 9th, 2015 5:24 pm by John Thompson

Four low-income families in Carter County will soon be enjoying safe, affordable housing, thanks to a $423,126 grant awarded to the Eastern Eight Community Housing Development Agency.

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Business & Technology Downtown JC Progress
Progress 2015: Economic leaders look to fill voids in downtown Johnson City

Progress 2015: Economic leaders look to fill voids in downtown Johnson City

March 9th, 2015 4:26 pm by Becky Campbell

A local economic development official has a "hit list" of businesses in downtown, but instead of naming businesses to eliminate, this hit list is filled with ones to attract.

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Business & Technology Downtown JC Progress
Progress 2015: Downtown Johnson City's business offerings keep improving

Progress 2015: Downtown Johnson City's business offerings keep improving

March 9th, 2015 3:55 pm by Tony Casey

Businesses are working together for success.

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Business & Technology Progress
Progress 2015: Logistics of food store wine sales still being considered

Progress 2015: Logistics of food store wine sales still being considered

March 9th, 2015 3:43 pm by Staff Report

It's all over but the wining for thousands of stores across the state that were freed to sell vino by the bottle in an overhaul of the state's alcohol statutes.

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News Regional & National
Toddler improving after 14 hours in upside-down car in river

Toddler improving after 14 hours in upside-down car in river

March 9th, 2015 1:48 pm by Associated Press

Police say a baby who spent some 14 hours upside down in a car seat in freezing temperatures after her mother crashed their car into a Utah river is improving and expected to live.

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Sports Business & Technology Progress
Progress 2015: So you want to ride a bicycle?

Progress 2015: So you want to ride a bicycle?

March 9th, 2015 1:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Local bike shops are your answer.

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