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• Science Hill Percussion Ensemble drums up worldwide honor The Science Hill High School Percussion Ensemble is the recipient of one of the highest honors in the world of percussion music, and months of practice and rehearsal will culminate today in a performance that will be seen by percussion peers from around the world.
• Bid & Buy online holiday auction rolls out The Johnson City Press and Kingsport Times News online holiday Bid & Buy Gift Card Auction, the largest locally produced online auction ever offered in the Tri-Cities region, is up and available for preview at the sister newspapers’ websites.
• Nearby escapesEven though summer’s come and gone, there are still plenty of things left to do and see this fall.
• Students learn math of accidents If Connie Williams’ students had conducted themselves in real life like they did in class Friday, the 13- and 14-year-olds would likely end up in juvenile detention.
• Republican veteran to run for brother’s state House seatJudy Veeneman kicked off her campaign Friday to win the Republican nomination for the 4th State House of Representatives District. She held a well-attended rally at Creekers Restaurant in Elizabethton at noon and a second one in Unicoi later in the day.