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Nonprofit that helps children needing specialized care holding fundraiser

Nonprofit that helps children needing specialized care holding fundraiser

December 29th, 2013 9:12 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Kari’s Heart Foundation, the Johnson City-based nonprofit group that helps families across the region with children in need of specialized care at hospitals far from home, will host its biggest fundraiser of the year New Year’s Eve at Carnegie Hotel.

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91-year-old Beda Dick ‘stays on the fly’

91-year-old Beda Dick ‘stays on the fly’

December 29th, 2013 9:04 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

At age 91-year-old Beda Addy Dick holds the distinction of being both the oldest member of the Johnson City Salvation Army Corps and its church piano player of the past 17 years.

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Habitat For Humanity Home

December 29th, 2013 8:30 am by Dave Boyd

Habitat House Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press

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THP to be out in full force for checkpoints

THP to be out in full force for checkpoints

December 28th, 2013 9:11 am by Tony Casey

In an effort to cut down on statewide drinking and driving, the Tennessee Highway Patrol is conducting “no refusal” enforcement in the days surrounding the New Year’s holiday.

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Christmas trees recycled for fish habitats in local TreeCycle program

Christmas trees recycled for fish habitats in local TreeCycle program

December 26th, 2013 9:17 pm by Gary B. Gray

You selected it. You somehow got it through your front door. You placed it. You decorated and admired it. But at some point, you’ll have to get rid of it.

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Local business brightens season for nursing home residents

Local business brightens season for nursing home residents

December 23rd, 2013 7:00 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

While multiple agencies and area churches focus on making sure kids have presents to open Christmas morning, one local business’ employees have taken it upon themselves to ensure that elderly people in need will also have gifts this holiday season.

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Making Gingerbread Houses

December 22nd, 2013 11:55 pm by Dave Boyd

Gingerbread Workshop Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Gingerbread Workshop at Memorial Park Community Center

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Rain closes Speedway in Lights Sunday night

Rain closes Speedway in Lights Sunday night

December 22nd, 2013 5:57 pm by Staff Reports

Due to heavy rains in the region, Bristol Motor Speedway has closed the Speedway in Lights attraction Sunday night.

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Castillo stepping down from WCEDC position

Castillo stepping down from WCEDC position

December 22nd, 2013 3:11 pm by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Economic Development Council has lost its fourth higher-level employee this year now that Shannon Castillo, the organization’s Director of Redevelopment, left her position with the council Thursday.

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Program makes kids’ day special

Program makes kids’ day special

December 22nd, 2013 2:13 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Regardless of whether they were munching on pizza, playing around in the gym or creating their own works of art, one group of kids was full of smiles and laughter Saturday afternoon as they participated in the Special Day for Special Kids event at the Mem

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