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Carter County honors its veterans with two ceremonies

Carter County honors its veterans with two ceremonies

November 11th, 2013 9:20 pm by John Thompson

Carter County once again held two ceremonies to honor its veterans on Veterans Day. The Elizabethton/Carter County United Veterans Council held its ceremony at Elizabethton High School in front of the student body. That was followed by the Oversight Commi

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Local military history, service celebrated at Veterans Memorial Monday

Local military history, service celebrated at Veterans Memorial Monday

November 11th, 2013 9:01 pm by Tony Casey

“We should recognize them today and every day,” Tennessee state Sen. Rusty Crowe said of those who serve, or have served.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Bear Family Records box set: Get to know our musical pioneers

Bear Family Records box set: Get to know our musical pioneers

November 11th, 2013 11:47 am by Bob Cox

I was asked to give a brief address to the attendees at the Johnson City Sessions VIP celebration on Oct. 20 at the Venue in the downtown King Center.

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Community Heritage
‘Marauding Mountain Men’

‘Marauding Mountain Men’

November 11th, 2013 11:40 am by Gary B. Gray

Called “home Yankees” by Confederate sympathizers, a band of North Carolina farmers and amateur soldiers turned ferocious fighters during the Civil War gained notoriety for their deeds in East Tennessee behind enemy lines in a regiment known as “The Dread

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Nearby escapes

Nearby escapes

November 11th, 2013 10:16 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Region offers something for everyone for day-trips or long-weekend retreats

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Local skateboard shop owner true to style, true to quality

Local skateboard shop owner true to style, true to quality

November 10th, 2013 9:25 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City’s Joey Booth opened his first skateboard shop back in 1990, just after a dead period for the sport. Twenty-three years later, he’s as happy as ever running his Mojo Skateshop on Walnut Street.

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Science Hill second in Scholars’ Bowl

Science Hill second in Scholars’ Bowl

November 10th, 2013 9:22 pm by Nathan Baker

“When in doubt, the answer is always John Stossel.”

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McKinney Cultural Arts Center dedicated with joy, acknowledgments

McKinney Cultural Arts Center dedicated with joy, acknowledgments

November 8th, 2013 10:15 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A crowd of several hundred people turned out Friday for the long awaited dedication of Jonesborough’s new McKinney Cultural Arts Center at Booker T. Washington School.

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Community Videos
Bird's-eye view of a nest in Johnson City

Bird's-eye view of a nest in Johnson City - VIDEO

November 8th, 2013 11:49 am by Contributed

Check out this contributed video of a bird's nest at a west Johnson City residence. Be sure to watch the whole video for the surprise in the second clip.

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