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WCSD captain set to receive state award for school safety program

WCSD captain set to receive state award for school safety program

September 6th, 2013 8:14 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County sheriff’s administrator will receive a state award for implementing a school safety training program for local teachers.

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Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

September 6th, 2013 5:04 pm by Staff Report

Tink is a 3 year old Boxer looking for a home.

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First Friday to be a Hands On! celebration

First Friday to be a Hands On! celebration

September 6th, 2013 9:48 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Tonight’s First Friday celebration in downtown Johnson City will be highlighted by a celebration to mark the 26th anniversary of Hands On! Regional Children’s Museum.

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24th annual Tree Streets event  to help provide scholarship funds

24th annual Tree Streets event to help provide scholarship funds

September 5th, 2013 10:05 pm by Rex Barber

Lynnea Hunter and other members of the local chapter of the Philanthropic Education Organization Sisterhood prepared for the annual Tree Streets Yard Sale Thursday morning.

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Taste of Johnson City event returns to old haunt

Taste of Johnson City event returns to old haunt

September 5th, 2013 10:31 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Closing in on its 31st year of providing a night dedicated to the Johnson City-Jonesborough-Washington County restaurant and beverage industry, the Chamber of Commerce will host the Taste of Johnson City at an old stomping ground this year, complete with

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Labor Day fun, from high country to low country

Labor Day fun, from high country to low country

September 2nd, 2013 7:31 pm by Tony Casey

From the lake to the mountains, the Johnson City area was busy with Labor Day activities.

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Community Heritage
Thesis captures quick fall of Depression-era Elizabethton

Thesis captures quick fall of Depression-era Elizabethton

September 2nd, 2013 12:00 am by John Thompson

The story of the good times of the Roaring ’20s being followed by the hard times of the Great Depression is national in scope, but in the Tri-Cities, the disastrous decline was felt hardest in Elizabethton.

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1909 Normal School banquet celebrated selection of the Carter site

1909 Normal School banquet celebrated selection of the Carter site

September 2nd, 2013 12:00 am by Bob Cox

In 1909, the agony was finally over. After months of wrangling, the area of Johnson City known as the Southwest Addition, also referred to as the Carter site, became the location for the new East Tennessee Normal School.

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Blood-donation challenge kicks off Wednesday

Blood-donation challenge kicks off Wednesday

September 1st, 2013 9:26 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The seventh annual Battle of the Badges, a blood-donation challenge conducted by the local American Red Cross Blood Services Center to honor the area’s first responders in the weeks leading up to the Sept. 11 observance of Patriot Day, will kick off Wedne

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Local radio newsman Charlie Stuchell dies at 64

Local radio newsman Charlie Stuchell dies at 64

September 1st, 2013 9:17 pm by Tony Casey

Tri-Cities radio listeners lost a familiar voice Sunday with the death of longtime radio newsman Charlie Stuchell, who died at 64 after a long battle with cancer.

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