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Talkin' turkey and penguins at Cherokee Elementary School - VIDEO

Talkin' turkey and penguins at Cherokee Elementary School - VIDEO

November 20th, 2014 9:59 pm by Tony Casey

Faculty, staff and students took part in Cherokee Elementary's Thanksgiving Program Thursday afternoon in the gym.

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More seats requested to complete ETSU's fine arts center deal

More seats requested to complete ETSU's fine arts center deal

November 20th, 2014 9:17 pm by Nathan Baker

With a simple voice vote, the Washington County Economic Development Council provided what could be another $500,000 for the construction of East Tennessee State University's proposed fine and performing arts center, but with a caveat or two.

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THEC gives go-ahead on East Tennessee State University's master plan changes

THEC gives go-ahead on East Tennessee State University's master plan changes

November 20th, 2014 9:10 pm by Nathan Baker

While East Tennessee State University's chief of staff was securing another $500,000 for the school's proposed fine and performing arts center, its president was in Nashville, overseeing state approval of the facility's proposed building sites.

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Tri-Cities home sales report has positive signs

Tri-Cities home sales report has positive signs

November 20th, 2014 9:05 pm by Tony Casey

In looking at figures from October 2013 to October 2014, it would be hard to make the case that things aren't improving overall in the housing sector.

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Johnson City woman's murder to be featured on 'Motives and Murders'

Johnson City woman's murder to be featured on 'Motives and Murders'

November 20th, 2014 9:03 pm by Becky Campbell

One encounter was all it took for a Johnson City woman to lose her life 10 years ago.

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Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

November 20th, 2014 8:42 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on "felons, not families."

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Photo Gallery: United Way Campaign Team Reports

November 20th, 2014 7:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Wednesday's second report meeting put the Washington County campaign at 76 percent of goal, with $408,599 still to be raised

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Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough pageant set for Saturday

Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough pageant set for Saturday

November 20th, 2014 4:26 pm by Contributed to the Press

The Miss Johnson City/Miss Historic Jonesborough Scholarship Pageant will take place Saturday night at 7 in the D.P. Culp Center Auditorium at East Tennessee State University.

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Vols coming to Johnson City to play ETSU in basketball in 2016-17 season

Vols coming to Johnson City to play ETSU in basketball in 2016-17 season

November 20th, 2014 3:18 pm by Staff report

Tickets already on sale

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Group seeks help for dog with medical needs

November 20th, 2014 2:45 pm by Contributed from Our Readers

"This is Ruger, and he needs everyone's help. He stumbled into my yard yesterday, and I was astounded by his condition. I got him to a rescue, and they got him to the vet and into surgery because his stomach was twisted."

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