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State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

State lawmakers pondering reversal of teaching policy

August 30th, 2013 9:28 pm by Nathan Baker

State legislators are poised to take action to reverse a state Board of Education policy that they say goes too far and could cost Tennessee hundreds of dedicated educators.

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Ribbon cutting conducted for Veterans Park, Doughboy

Ribbon cutting conducted for Veterans Park, Doughboy

August 30th, 2013 9:24 pm by Tony Casey

Veterans and members of several civic groups turned out Friday afternoon for the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Veterans Plaza and the the refurbished Doughboy statue on the grounds of Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert St.

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Johnson City man charged with murder has probation revoked in earlier case

Johnson City man charged with murder has probation revoked in earlier case

August 30th, 2013 9:22 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man charged with murder had his previous probation revoked in a hearing Friday in Washington County Criminal Court.

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David Crockett High School's TVAAS score announced during school pep rally

David Crockett High School's TVAAS score announced during school pep rally

August 30th, 2013 6:32 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Friday morning’s pep rally at David Crockett High School garnered a lot of school spirit, as various faculty members dressed up as DCHS cheerleaders and celebrity favorites from the TV show “Duck Dynasty” to help the students cheer on the football team fo

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Crocheted gifts donated to Niswonger Children's Hospital in honor of girl who died in July storm

Crocheted gifts donated to Niswonger Children's Hospital in honor of girl who died in July storm

August 30th, 2013 4:25 pm by Gary B. Gray

Cards attached to 28 crocheted baby blankets and booties donated to Niswonger Children’s Hospital on Friday each were decorated with a gold butterfly, the same image that adorns Shelby Ann McCamy’s tombstone.

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Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

August 30th, 2013 4:09 pm by Ron Campbell

Brie and Emma are ready adoption at the shelter.

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Blue Ridge Quilters Guild Challenge Show at Reece Museum

Blue Ridge Quilters Guild Challenge Show at Reece Museum

August 30th, 2013 3:52 pm by Staff Report

Quilts created for the annual Blue Ridge Quilters’ Guild Challenge Show are on display at East Tennessee State University’s Reece Museum through Sept. 13.

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Lonesome Will Mullins at Carter Fold Saturday

Lonesome Will Mullins at Carter Fold Saturday

August 30th, 2013 3:50 pm by Staff Report

On Saturday at 7:30 p.m., the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Va., will present a concert by Lonesome Will Mullins and the Virginia Playboys.

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Coming Up

August 30th, 2013 3:40 pm by Staff Report

Here's what's coming up soon

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