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Local group provides support to fair workers

Local group provides support to fair workers

August 24th, 2013 8:49 pm by Tony Casey

For the two weeks surrounding the Appalachian Fair, a group of volunteers from the Holston Baptist Association work from sunup to sundown, providing meals and support for the people working at the fair, and they love every minute of it.

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Sports Photos High schools

Hampton v.s Unicoi County Friday night football

August 23rd, 2013 11:25 pm by Lee Talbert

Hampton v.s Unicoi County Friday night football

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Highway 75 construction continues

August 23rd, 2013 11:16 pm by Lee Talbert

Highway 75 construction continues

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Elizabethton Cyclones vs. Daniel Boone Trailblazers

August 23rd, 2013 11:11 pm by Lee Talbert

Elizabethton Cyclones vs. Daniel Boone Trailblazers

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Busch dominates Food City 250

Busch dominates Food City 250

August 23rd, 2013 10:05 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kyle Busch continued his record-setting week at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday night, leading 228 laps to win the Food City 250 for his sixth career Nationwide Series win.

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Community Local News Local Entertainment
Fair workers have own battle

Fair workers have own battle

August 23rd, 2013 8:55 pm by Tony Casey

There’s a competition at the Appalachian Fair among some of the workers. It’s a competition for your attention, and your money.

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Local News Education
City school board’s annual retreat not as fun as it sounds

City school board’s annual retreat not as fun as it sounds

August 23rd, 2013 8:46 pm by Nathan Baker

A school board retreat may summon up images of pale administrators relaxing on white sand beaches, but Johnson City Board of Education members won’t be drinking any frozen beverages from coconuts this weekend.

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Crime Local News
Police roundup: Nap while car running results in multiple charges

Police roundup: Nap while car running results in multiple charges

August 23rd, 2013 8:39 pm by Staff Reports — NET NEWS SERVICE

An Elk Park, N.C., man was arrested Friday after he fell asleep behind the wheel, did not have his vehicle in gear and his car rolled into a police cruiser, according to a Johnson City police report.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Early favorites have to start from back

Early favorites have to start from back

August 23rd, 2013 7:51 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Earlier this week, Kyle Busch and Jimmie Johnson were listed as co-favorites to win tonight’s IRWIN Tools Night Race. That changed late Friday afternoon.

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Local United Way kicks off $1.7 million drive at event

Local United Way kicks off $1.7 million drive at event

August 23rd, 2013 5:57 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The United Way of Washington County kicked off its 2013 fall fundraising campaign Thursday with 33 percent of this year’s $1.7 million goal pledged by 47 pacesetter companies and organizations that conduct their in-house drives early to get the fundraisin

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