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Peace blossoms: Johnson City Carver community garden flourishing

Peace blossoms: Johnson City Carver community garden flourishing

August 12th, 2013 9:06 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Now in its sixth growing season, the Carver Peace Garden, located behind the Carver Recreation Center in Johnson City, is not only proving to be a successful area for harvesting food but is also establishing deeper roots in the community.

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Severe storm rakes area; Umoja Festival features memorial box-off event

Severe storm rakes area; Umoja Festival features memorial box-off event

August 10th, 2013 10:22 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Severe storms brought flood waters to downtown Johnson City Saturday, but the 17th annual Umoja Festival continued on despite the rain.

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Fundraising campaign to bring water back to Lady of the Fountain

Fundraising campaign to bring water back to Lady of the Fountain

August 10th, 2013 9:45 pm by Nathan Baker

Local officials say downtown Johnson City’s cup will runneth over once the funding spigots are opened for an historic landmark.

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Umoja 2013 Saturday

August 10th, 2013 8:02 pm by Tony Duncan

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First day of Umoja Festival a success for storytellers

First day of Umoja Festival a success for storytellers

August 9th, 2013 9:20 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Just as craft and food vendors were starting to wait on visitors at the 17th annual Umoja Festival Friday, the chairs in the gazebo area between East Main and East Market streets were quickly being claimed, as many festivalgoers took a break in the shade

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Pet of the Week

August 9th, 2013 6:05 pm by Staff Report

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Benefit 5k for county deputy injured in off-duty crash

Benefit 5k for county deputy injured in off-duty crash

August 9th, 2013 3:56 pm by Staff Reports

The Washington County Sheriff’s office SWAT team will sponsor a Sgt. David “RoboCop” Chambers Benefit 5K at the Appalachian Fairgrounds, gate 5 at 8 a.m. Saturday.

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Wash. Co. Courthouse centennial celebration commences

Wash. Co. Courthouse centennial celebration commences

August 9th, 2013 9:42 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The Washington County Courthouse in downtown Jonesborough is turning 100.

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Johnson City veteran recalls scenes in Nagasaki, Hiroshima after U.S. atomic bombings

Johnson City veteran recalls scenes in Nagasaki, Hiroshima after U.S. atomic bombings

August 9th, 2013 8:39 am by Rex Barber

“I cannot tell you the kinds of destruction of buildings that had occurred. It’s not like a tornado. It’s not like a storm of any description that we had known before that time," said Calvin Garland, a veteran of WWII who walked in Nagasaki a few months a

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Lora Moore Gilreath recipient of Beth Ledbetter PCE Grant

Lora Moore Gilreath recipient of Beth Ledbetter PCE Grant

August 9th, 2013 7:45 am by Deborah Soike

$3000.00 dollar grant awarded to a local woman to complete her education

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