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Tuna Does Vegas premiers tonight at The Blue Moon Dinner Theatre

Tuna Does Vegas premiers tonight at The Blue Moon Dinner Theatre

June 28th, 2013 3:32 pm by STAFF REPORT

The Blue Moon Dinner Theatre presents the East Tennessee Premiere of “Tuna Does Vegas,” playing live on stage Fridays and Saturdays now through July 20 at 215 E. Main St., in downtown Johnson City.

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Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy announces dean’s list for spring semester

Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy announces dean’s list for spring semester

June 28th, 2013 12:13 pm by Staff report

Students who qualified for the dean’s list were enrolled in no fewer than 12 credit hours and achieved a semester grade point average of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale, with no grade lower than a B-minus.

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Johnson City Housing Authority renovations under way

Johnson City Housing Authority renovations under way

June 27th, 2013 9:50 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Johnson City Housing Authority has launched of a comprehensive makeover of its more 750 public housing apartment units planned to continue over the next 15 years.

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Jonesborough Art Walk begins tonight

Jonesborough Art Walk begins tonight

June 27th, 2013 3:14 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Peoples Choice Art Walk, a competitive art exhibit being held in conjunction with this year’s Jonesborough Days festival, will kick off tonight with a free wine reception at the International Storytelling Center and balloting in 22 downtown shops.

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Well-known Johnson City businessman Tom Carr dies

Well-known Johnson City businessman Tom Carr dies

June 26th, 2013 9:45 pm by Madison Mathews

Carr owned the legendary Red Pig Bar-B-Q and owned many properties in the city.

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Former Marine, cop, firefighter works varied careers into stand-up routine, scheduled to visit Johnson City this weekend

Former Marine, cop, firefighter works varied careers into stand-up routine, scheduled to visit Johnson City this weekend

June 26th, 2013 9:43 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

A self-proclaimed “funny guy” who was even dubbed the class clown back in his high school days, Travis Howze has never let any of his jobs –– Marine Corps infantryman, Charleston, S.C., police officer and firefighter –– dampen his sense of humor.

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ETSU bestows nearly 1,800 degrees at spring commencement

ETSU bestows nearly 1,800 degrees at spring commencement

June 26th, 2013 4:06 pm by Contributed — ETSU

East Tennessee State University conferred nearly 1,800 degrees in two spring commencement ceremonies, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, on May 11. The entire list of graduates is included in this article.

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Local hospitals urge expectant mothers to carry babies full 40 weeks

Local hospitals urge expectant mothers to carry babies full 40 weeks

June 25th, 2013 1:17 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

On June 12, the Tennessee Hospital Association reported in a news release that early elective deliveries — deliveries less than 39 weeks — had reduced in state hospitals by 75 percent in seven months.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Bob Cox

Columnist offers East Tennessee news briefs from late 1800s

June 24th, 2013 4:09 pm by Bob Cox

Today’s 10 entries cover a variety of subjects spanning from 1872 to 1889:

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‘Heart full of Jesus and a head full of knowledge’: Johnson City church honors scholars

‘Heart full of Jesus and a head full of knowledge’: Johnson City church honors scholars

June 24th, 2013 2:18 pm by Kayla Carter

For more than 25 years, Friendship Baptist Church has been recognizing students in the congregation of all ages for their academic success and excellence.

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