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'Toppers bounced by Pats

'Toppers bounced by Pats

February 22nd, 2014 11:33 pm by Trey Williams

Size mattered and Science Hill didn't measure up with Jefferson County.The Patriots dominated the boards while ending the Hilltoppers' season with a 61-53 victory Saturday night at Jefferson County.

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Local businessman looks to plant  seeds of change with community farming

Local businessman looks to plant seeds of change with community farming

February 22nd, 2014 10:17 pm by Nathan Baker

As the rain-swollen Nolichucky River played a droning swish in the background last week, Jamie Dove laid out his ambitious plans to overhaul local food production.

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Johnson City School's International Festival representative of 31 countries

Johnson City School's International Festival representative of 31 countries

February 22nd, 2014 9:08 pm by Tony Casey

The Gardbring family, all five of them, were born and raised in Sweden before moving to East Tennessee just a few years ago. They represent just a small portion of the diversity at Lake Ridge Elementary School in Boones Creek, where, as Principal John Phi

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Area events mark eating disorders awareness week

Area events mark eating disorders awareness week

February 22nd, 2014 9:02 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week kicks off Sunday, and a couple of local organizations are joining forces with area schools to spread the word that eating disorders are a life-threatening illness and help is available.

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Commissioners discuss downtown, zoning, business recruitment at lengthy meeting

Commissioners discuss downtown, zoning, business recruitment at lengthy meeting

February 22nd, 2014 8:51 pm by Gary B. Gray

Will Johnson City go into "de-annexation" mode and sue the state to recoup infrastructure investments? These were very serious points put forward Saturday morning at one of the City Commission's informal strategic planning sessions at Memorial Park Commun

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UPDATE: One dead, two suffer 'extremely serious injuries' in I-81 wreck

UPDATE: One dead, two suffer 'extremely serious injuries' in I-81 wreck

February 22nd, 2014 8:09 pm by Staff Reports

A two-vehicle collision on Interstate 81 left at least one person dead and two others with "extremely serious injuries," according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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Governors: Legalized pot buzz just smoke

Governors: Legalized pot buzz just smoke

February 22nd, 2014 6:44 pm by KEN THOMAS and STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press

All the buzz at the National Governors Association meeting over legalizing pot, some say, is just smoke.

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The Buzz: Local news that will get you talking today

The Buzz: Local news that will get you talking today

February 22nd, 2014 2:14 pm by Staff Report

Miss something? Here's a 8-pack of local news and sports stories from The Buzz to keep you in the loop:

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Mexico drug cartel chief arrested

Mexico drug cartel chief arrested

February 22nd, 2014 12:09 pm by ALICIA A. CALDWELL, KATHERINE CORCORAN, Associated Press

The head of Mexico's Sinaloa Cartel was captured overnight by U.S. and Mexican authorities at a hotel in Mazatlan, Mexico, the Associated Press has learned.

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Second Barberitos to open next week

Second Barberitos to open next week

February 22nd, 2014 8:53 am by Nathan Baker

An established Johnson City Tex-Mex chain announced the opening of a second franchise Friday, hoping to cash in on the college and medical employee populations.

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