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The benefits of having a lake monster

The benefits of having a lake monster

May 21st, 2015 10:46 am by Tony Casey

The Tennessee Valley Authority could use a monster, or the inkling of a monster, right now in Boone Lake, to bring out boaters, explorers, scientists and recreational types.

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Health
Dizzy? Out of balance? VA research center searches for answers among vets

Dizzy? Out of balance? VA research center searches for answers among vets

May 21st, 2015 10:44 am by Dylan Chesser

A research open house at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home showcased the different types of hearing and balance research the center conducts and how that research has impacted local veterans.

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Community Photos
KABOOM! at Rise Up! More than 175 donate time to build playground

KABOOM! at Rise Up! More than 175 donate time to build playground

May 21st, 2015 10:00 am by Sue Guinn Legg

"To me, it is a beautiful picture of the community" - Rise Up! founder and executive director Michael Marion.

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News Local News Health
Town Hall on Insure Tennessee: Why don't many working people have insurance?

Town Hall on Insure Tennessee: Why don't many working people have insurance?

May 21st, 2015 9:31 am by Becky Campbell

"These are working people. There are some people out in the world who don't have the same advantages I have or you have" - Dr. Patrick MacMillan, a Johnson City internal medicine physician and psychiatrist, speaking at Wednesday's town hall.

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Sports High schools
Science Hill soccer team blanks top-ranked Hardin Valley to advance to state championship game

Science Hill soccer team blanks top-ranked Hardin Valley to advance to state championship game

May 20th, 2015 11:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

It was the first loss of the season for Hardin Valley (19-1-2) while the Hilltoppers (20-2-2) have successfully avenged both of their losses on the season.

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Johnson City policeman involved in crash at W Market/W Watauga

Johnson City policeman involved in crash at W Market/W Watauga

May 20th, 2015 10:48 pm by Sam Watson

Only minor injuries were reported, although the pickup wound up in its side and the police cruiser was heavily damaged.

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Local News Outdoors
Bear activity shuts down campground at Clarks Creek

Bear activity shuts down campground at Clarks Creek

May 20th, 2015 5:23 pm by Staff Reports

The Washington County Emergency Communication Center confirmed reports of bear activity at the Clarks Creek campground in Jonesborough.

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Crime
Bristol man accused of felony theft in Johnson City

Bristol man accused of felony theft in Johnson City

May 20th, 2015 5:20 pm by Staff Report

The incident involved a rental item.

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The Buzz
The Buzz: Today's trending stories on JohnsonCityPress.com

The Buzz: Today's trending stories on JohnsonCityPress.com

May 20th, 2015 4:55 pm by Johnson City Press

Probation officer arrested, meth arrests, Science Hill soccer victory, hiker old cold and more stories worth your time today.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: 82-year-old Tennessee woman graduates from high school

Off the Wall News: 82-year-old Tennessee woman graduates from high school

May 20th, 2015 4:11 pm by Associated Press

Peggy Tate Reeves originally would have graduated in 1949, but she had surgery during her junior year of high school and fell behind.

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