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First Friday cook-off offers participants chili solution to chilly night

First Friday cook-off offers participants chili solution to chilly night

November 7th, 2014 10:34 pm by Max Hrenda

Though nighttime temperatures continue to drop as winter draws nearer, organizers of a semi-regular Johnson City event were hoping one particular item could help attendees bear the chilly air - chili.

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Trailing off: Task force, city commission divided on Tweetsie policy

Trailing off: Task force, city commission divided on Tweetsie policy

November 7th, 2014 10:29 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners performed a very contrite "180" on Thursday by unanimously voting to put the brakes on a proposed Tweetsie Trail policy not endorsed by the venue's task force - a group of heavy hitters who planned, nourished and raised funds for the re

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Sports ETSU Sports
ETSU women bow out of SoCon soccer

ETSU women bow out of SoCon soccer

November 7th, 2014 10:22 pm by Staff report

The high-scoring ETSU women's team fell to Samford 2-1 in the SoCon semifinals at Cullowhee, North Carolina, as the Bulldogs scored in the closing minutes.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Busch facing assault investigation

Busch facing assault investigation

November 7th, 2014 10:22 pm by AP

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch has been accused of domestic assault by his ex-girlfriend, and police in Delaware said Friday they are investigating.

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Hamlin wins pole for critical Chase race at Phoenix

Hamlin wins pole for critical Chase race at Phoenix

November 7th, 2014 10:21 pm by AP

Denny Hamlin led five Chase for the Sprint Cup championship drivers in the qualifying session, turning a lap at 142.113 mph to put his Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing in the top starting spot for Sunday's race.

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School board attorney says liquor tax lawsuits should get last call in March

School board attorney says liquor tax lawsuits should get last call in March

November 7th, 2014 10:18 pm by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Board of Education made no public statements about the school district's claim to millions in liquor sales tax revenues Thursday, but the attorney litigating the cases said he expects them to be resolved by the spring.

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Teen accused of Roan Mountain murder may face attempted murder charge for alleged assault on jailer

Teen accused of Roan Mountain murder may face attempted murder charge for alleged assault on jailer

November 7th, 2014 10:09 pm by John Thompson

The latest charge being sent to the grand jury stems from an incident at the Carter County Jail on Oct. 23, in which Anthony Lacy allegedly assaulted a jailer while he was being held in pretrial confinement on a murder charge.

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Abortion rights supporters want vote invalidated

Abortion rights supporters want vote invalidated

November 7th, 2014 7:31 pm by Associated Press

Opponents of Amendment 1 are asking a federal judge to void the vote that amended the Tennessee Constitution to make it easier for lawmakers to restrict abortions.

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Operation Kindness

Operation Kindness

November 7th, 2014 6:20 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

ETSU Football Coach Carl Torbush will be the guest speaker at Monday night's benefit dinner.

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Community steps up to help family of former Science Hill, Milligan cheerleader

Community steps up to help family of former Science Hill, Milligan cheerleader

November 7th, 2014 5:26 pm by Tony Casey

During her time as a student at South Side Elementary, Science Hill High School, Milligan College and East Tennessee State University, 19-year-old Amanda Minutolo was known for making an impact on a lot of lives.

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