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Giant Banana Tree Attacks

October 27th, 2013 3:17 pm by Contributed

Ron and Catherine Barron Ramey appear to be in fear of the large banana at the home of Earle and Mona Barron. The heavy rainfall in the area this summer helped the banana tree grow out of control. Despite the giant plant, the Rameys, who recently celebrat

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Last of heavy items moved from Carter courthouse’s third floor

Last of heavy items moved from Carter courthouse’s third floor

October 27th, 2013 2:12 pm by John Thompson

Judges will be safer at the Carter County Courthouse now.

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Bristol mainstay Simply Delicious sets up shop in city

Bristol mainstay Simply Delicious sets up shop in city

October 27th, 2013 2:06 pm by Nathan Baker

The last few years have been extremely busy for Shelby Banner.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth - Starlets at the TriCities Women's Expo 2013 - Sunday Edition

October 27th, 2013 12:47 pm by Staff Report

See the fun all the starlets are having at the Happy Snaps booth at the TriCities Women's Expo 2013 at Meadowview Convention Center presented by the Kingsport Times-News and Johnson City Press.

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Director fighting to keep ETSU’s ROTC program

Director fighting to keep ETSU’s ROTC program

October 27th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

East Tennessee State University’s ROTC program has a proud history. Throughout its 60 years of existence, cadets associated with the program have distinguished themselves in both the classroom and on the drill field.

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Zombies try to add to army in ETSU romp

Zombies try to add to army in ETSU romp

October 26th, 2013 9:40 pm by Tony Casey

Tag. You’re dead. It’s as simple as that in the game of Zombie Tag.

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Navigator says website woes shows demand for insurance

Navigator says website woes shows demand for insurance

October 26th, 2013 8:44 pm by Nathan Baker

Although capacity and programming problems have plagued the rollout of the federal government’s online health insurance marketplace, local navigator Aubrey Everhart said the new health insurance law shows promise.

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JCPD Chief says using force ‘traumatic’ for officers

JCPD Chief says using force ‘traumatic’ for officers

October 26th, 2013 8:40 pm by Becky Campbell

When Johnson City police officers responded to a domestic call at a local motel, they didn’t know what they’d find.

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Sen. Lamar Alexander gives Obama official deadline to provide answers about ACA website

Sen. Lamar Alexander gives Obama official deadline to provide answers about ACA website

October 26th, 2013 6:30 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel

Sen. Lamar Alexander is giving a key Obama administration official until Monday to turn over records related to the health care enrollment website.

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As health marketplaces open, Vermont eyes bigger goal of universal health care system

As health marketplaces open, Vermont eyes bigger goal of universal health care system

October 26th, 2013 2:48 pm by Associated Press

As states open insurance marketplaces amid uncertainty about whether they're a solution for health care, Vermont is eyeing a bigger goal, one that more fully embraces a government-funded model.

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