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Ladies first: Fountain dedication precedes Blue Plum festivities

Ladies first: Fountain dedication precedes Blue Plum festivities - VIDEO

June 6th, 2014 10:14 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

The 15th annual Blue Plum Festival kicked off with the unveiling of the Lady of the Fountain, a historic statue in the heart of downtown Johnson City.

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Ex-deputy claims Cupp, counselors colluded in canceling career

Ex-deputy claims Cupp, counselors colluded in canceling career

June 6th, 2014 9:53 pm by Brad Hicks

A former narcotics officer who previously worked for both the Washington County Sheriff's Office and the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department has filed a lawsuit seeking $11 million in damages each from a Washington County man, a Criminal Court judge and tw

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Sweet taste of success: State official proclaims Ridgewood Tenn.'s best BBQ

Sweet taste of success: State official proclaims Ridgewood Tenn.'s best BBQ

June 6th, 2014 9:45 pm by Nathan Baker

Tennessee Commissioner of Economic and Community Development Bill Hagerty rolled up his sleeves Friday and got down to the dirty business of promoting the state's native businesses.

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E-911 tape: Florida triple-murder suspect admitted to killings

E-911 tape: Florida triple-murder suspect admitted to killings

June 6th, 2014 9:23 pm by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

Accused Florida triple-murder suspect David Smith who holed up in a West Knox County hotel on May 27 told E-911 dispatchers he was bipolar and off his medication, that he killed his sister and that one of his two wives lived in Knoxville.

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Gay marriages begin in Wisconsin after ruling

Gay marriages begin in Wisconsin after ruling

June 6th, 2014 6:59 pm by TODD RICHMOND, M.L. JOHNSON, Associated Press

Same-sex couples began getting married in Wisconsin on Friday shortly after a federal judge struck down the state's gay marriage ban and despite confusion over the effect of the ruling.

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Happy times at Blue Plum - VIDEO

June 6th, 2014 6:05 pm by Sam Watson

Smiling faces in Downtown Johnson City for the annual Blue Plum Festival

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Local author: D-Day invasion forecast often overlooked

Local author: D-Day invasion forecast often overlooked

June 6th, 2014 4:43 pm by Tony Casey

There's a reason veterans, Americans and members of the free world alike aren't celebrating the 70th Anniversary of D-Day Thursday, June 5, because, as history shows, the invasion took place a day later on June 6.

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Elizabethton planners OK ordinance to further regulate flea markets

Elizabethton planners OK ordinance to further regulate flea markets

June 6th, 2014 4:41 pm by John Thompson

By unanimous votes Thursday night, a bare quorum of the members of the Elizabethton Regional Planning Commission approved a rezoning of property in downtown Elizabethton and approved a new ordinance on flea markets.

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Six hours of cooking and conversation

Six hours of cooking and conversation

June 6th, 2014 4:39 pm by Kristen Swing

Local man reflects on spending day in 1989 with Maya Angelou at her home in Winston-Salem

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Deputy: Man admitted he had sexual encounter with teen

Deputy: Man admitted he had sexual encounter with teen

June 6th, 2014 4:37 pm by Max Hrenda

A Washington County investigator said a Kingsport man told deputies he and a teenage girl fondled each other in a sexual encounter in 2013.

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