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Yee-Haw! Downtown Johnson City craft brewery, taco shop open in Tweetsie

July 29th, 2015 5:31 pm by Tony Casey

It's happening at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow at the corner of Buffalo Street and State of Franklin Road.

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Black Lives Matter rally set for Aug. 8 in Johnson City

Black Lives Matter rally set for Aug. 8 in Johnson City

July 28th, 2015 4:16 pm by Tony Casey

Organizers are hoping it has local implications, but also will be effective as part of a national movement.

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Drivers applaud recent rule changes

Drivers applaud recent rule changes

July 29th, 2015 9:27 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Twelve Sprint Cup teams tested at Bristol Motor Speedway on Wednesday in preparation for the IRWIN Tools Night Race, but the hot topic was NASCAR's recent rules changes with the aerodynamics package at the larger tracks.

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Carter 4-H'ers win scholarships

Carter 4-H'ers win scholarships

July 29th, 2015 2:22 pm by John Thompson

One received the highest level of recognition that can be received.

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Fed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gains

Fed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gains

July 29th, 2015 2:15 pm by Associated Press

The statement noted that the job market, housing and consumer spending have all improved. The Fed also expects inflation to rise gradually toward its 2 percent target.

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Carter school board approves telemedicine agreement

Carter school board approves telemedicine agreement

July 29th, 2015 2:04 pm by John Thompson

In a short called meeting, the Carter County School Board unanimously approved a memorandum of understanding with EMD Anywhere LLC to provide telemedicine services to all the schools in the system.

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Mayor Humphrey unable to defer action on interim director of Carter County Tomorrow

Mayor Humphrey unable to defer action on interim director of Carter County Tomorrow

July 29th, 2015 2:01 pm by John Thompson

Instead of hiring an interim director for the organization, Humphrey suggested joining with a regional economic board made up of Washington, Carter and Unicoi counties.

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TCAT announces 262 will graduate

TCAT announces 262 will graduate

July 29th, 2015 1:56 pm by Contributed to the Press

The commencement ceremonies will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11, in Seeger Chapel at Milligan College.

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Need stuff for school? Tennessee tax holiday is 10 days away

Need stuff for school? Tennessee tax holiday is 10 days away

July 29th, 2015 1:30 pm by Dylan Chesser

This year's tax holiday will run from 12:01 a.m. Aug. 7 to 11:59 p.m. Aug. 9.

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Ohio cop faces murder charge in driver's killing

Ohio cop faces murder charge in driver's killing

July 29th, 2015 1:19 pm by Associated Press

Hamilton County's prosecutor says Wednesday that the grand jury indicted Officer Ray Tensing on a charge of murder in the shooting of 43-year-old Samuel DuBose.

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Biker reached 130 mph during NE Tennessee chase, deputy says

Biker reached 130 mph during NE Tennessee chase, deputy says

July 29th, 2015 1:06 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The ride initially hit radar at 93 mph, resulting the in the pursuit.

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