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Mighty, mighty: Holston Habitat completes work on first brick house

Mighty, mighty: Holston Habitat completes work on first brick house

June 22nd, 2014 2:23 pm by Tony Casey

Holston Habitat for Humanity did something Saturday that it's done 245 times before, but for the first time for the group, the keys gave entrance to a brick house.

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State of Franklin lane closures planned for next week

State of Franklin lane closures planned for next week

June 20th, 2014 11:37 am by Staff Reports

Johnson City's Water and Sewer Services Department announced plans to close one of the eastbound lanes on State of Franklin Road from June 23-27 for sewer line maintenance.

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Flea market benefit to help with cost of a miracle

June 19th, 2014 10:44 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Already home and recovering from a May 22 liver transplant at Vanderbilt, Wanda Gail Vines' family and friends are calling her transplant and rapid recovery a miracle.

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Johnson City Salvation Army welcomes new leadership

Johnson City Salvation Army welcomes new leadership

June 18th, 2014 9:39 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Johnson City Salvation Army is changing command.

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Junkin' for St. Jude

Junkin' for St. Jude

June 18th, 2014 12:48 pm by For the Press

Two recent scrap metal collection weekends in Johnson City raised $3,145 through the "Junkin' for St. Jude" project, which was started by 11-year-old Luke Barnes, of Johnson City, to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.Barnes is a leukemia patie

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Little Alexander's struggle: Near drowning leaves 3-year-old with numerous medical issues

Little Alexander's struggle: Near drowning leaves 3-year-old with numerous medical issues

June 16th, 2014 9:44 am by Angie Gambill, Editor, The Tomahawk

Every parent's nightmare became a reality for Mario and Julie Ramsey Espinoza on April 2nd of this year when their 3-year-old son, Alexander, was pulled from a swimming pool, unconscious and not breathing.

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Meet Your Neighbor: After 50 years of law, Lee Davis Jr. to go back to school

Meet Your Neighbor: After 50 years of law, Lee Davis Jr. to go back to school

June 15th, 2014 9:49 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

After more than 50 years of work in his multifaceted career as a lawyer, estate planner, certified public accountant and real estate agent and developer, Johnson City attorney Lee Davis Jr. will retire at the end of June, rev up his beloved Miata and zoom

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Activities keep festival-goers covered up during Covered Bridge Celebration

Activities keep festival-goers covered up during Covered Bridge Celebration - VIDEO

June 14th, 2014 11:22 pm by Max Hrenda

On Saturday, some people came out as early as 6 a.m. to participate in an array of activities offered on the last day of the 48th annual Covered Bridge Celebration.

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Father knows best: Local dads prepare for Father's Day

Father knows best: Local dads prepare for Father's Day

June 14th, 2014 11:13 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

Whether it's taking a family trip or just staying home and pulling the cover off the grill, many families have Father's Day traditions or are well on their way to creating them.

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Heads, pages turn at United Way Book Swap

Heads, pages turn at United Way Book Swap - VIDEO

June 14th, 2014 10:41 pm by Tony Casey

When it comes to a literary figure, the experts might not put Lizzie McGuire and Tom Sawyer on an equal level, but at Saturday's United Way of Washington County Book Swap, children were able to trade books as they desired.

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