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Umoja Festival vendors to offer something for everyone this weekend

Umoja Festival vendors to offer something for everyone this weekend

August 8th, 2013 9:33 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The 17th annual Umoja Festival begins today at 3:30 p.m.

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Ground may be broken in 2-3 months on new Wash. Co./JC Animal Shelter

Ground may be broken in 2-3 months on new Wash. Co./JC Animal Shelter

August 7th, 2013 9:16 am by Gary B. Gray

Animal Control Board members exuded a sense of confidence Tuesday regarding the coming start of construction on the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter that has not appeared in such a relaxed, informed and cognizant form in some time.

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Annabelle King Comes Home

August 6th, 2013 6:18 pm by Tony Duncan

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9-year-old Carter Co. fiddler scheduled to perform on ‘Leno’ Thursday night

9-year-old Carter Co. fiddler scheduled to perform on ‘Leno’ Thursday night

August 6th, 2013 9:55 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — He may only be 9 years old, but local talent Fiddlin’ Carson Peters is getting noticed. On Thursday night, he will perform on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

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Treasures of Boones Creek

Treasures of Boones Creek

August 5th, 2013 4:33 pm by Staff Report

Tucked away in the basement of the oldest continuously operating Christian church in Tennessee, there’s a treasure trove of history of the Boones Creek community and the 18th- century trailblazer for whom it is named.

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John Sevier Hotel held grand opening Aug. 5, 1924

John Sevier Hotel held grand opening Aug. 5, 1924

August 5th, 2013 3:32 pm by Staff Report

Area artist Jerry Honeycutt forwarded to me a full-page advertisement in the Aug. 5, 1924, Johnson City Chronicle containing a much-anticipated announcement.

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Meet Your Neighbors: Johnson City couple embraces DIY culture and eco-friendliness through creative endeavors

Meet Your Neighbors: Johnson City couple embraces DIY culture and eco-friendliness through creative endeavors premium content

August 5th, 2013 1:41 pm by Kayla Carter

With their do-it-yourself powers combined, one Johnson City couple buys up neglected and forgotten records that have been wasting away in thrift store basements and turns them into unique and custom time pieces.

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The great deluge: One year after flooding rains hit Johnson City/Wash. Co. recovery nearly complete for most

The great deluge: One year after flooding rains hit Johnson City/Wash. Co. recovery nearly complete for most

August 5th, 2013 7:00 am by Rex Barber

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the torrential downpour that destroyed Dry Creek and many other homes throughout Johnson City/Washington County.

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Digging into history: Local students help uncover ancient mosaic in Israel

Digging into history: Local students help uncover ancient mosaic in Israel

August 3rd, 2013 8:09 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Four Wofford College students participated in an archaeological dig in Israel this summer, where Palmer Cantler, of Johnson City and Ethan Todd, of Kingsport, helped unearth an ancient mosaic.

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Umoja Festival to host musical entertainment, vendors in downtown Johnson City this weekend

Umoja Festival to host musical entertainment, vendors in downtown Johnson City this weekend

August 3rd, 2013 8:07 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The 17th annual Umoja Festival will be held Friday and Saturday in downtown Johnson City.

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