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Jonesborough Days’ first night gets town ready for next big day

Jonesborough Days’ first night gets town ready for next big day - VIDEO

July 5th, 2013 10:37 pm by Kayla Carter

Tennessee’s oldest town set the table Friday for the 43rd annual Jonesborough Days festival, which lasts through Sunday.

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Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

July 5th, 2013 1:00 am by Ron Campbell

Pets available at the Washington County/Johnson City Animal Control Center.

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Freedom Hall fireworks bring crowd back for show

Freedom Hall fireworks bring crowd back for show

July 4th, 2013 9:54 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

When it came to setting up camp to watch the annual fireworks show, the folks at Freedom Hall Civic Center Thursday evening seemed to be old pros.

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Jonesborough Days kicks off Friday night

Jonesborough Days kicks off Friday night

July 4th, 2013 9:01 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The annual Jonesborough Days celebration will get under way Friday night with a kickoff dinner from 5 to 7 at International Storytelling Center and a full night of live music on the main stage at the Washington County Courthouse, locally brewed beverages

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Minister’s visit to help connect Johnson City, Liberian churches

Minister’s visit to help connect Johnson City, Liberian churches

July 4th, 2013 2:21 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

In celebration of the accomplishments of two former slaves, both of whom were founding fathers of Baptist congregations, a local church has plans to follow in the footsteps of one of the founders while creating permanent connections to a church in Liberia

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Blood drive to honor avid donor Hankal, killed by alleged drunken driver

Blood drive to honor avid donor Hankal, killed by alleged drunken driver

July 3rd, 2013 10:07 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Brittany Jo Hankal began donating blood to the American Red Cross at age 16 and was among the students who helped David Crockett High School become one of the region’s strongest supporters of Red Cross Blood Services.

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Getting ready to light the fuse: Johnson City fireworks show set up, ready

Getting ready to light the fuse: Johnson City fireworks show set up, ready

July 3rd, 2013 12:09 pm by Gary B. Gray

Lafollete-based Pyro Shows workers on Tuesday began setting up what will be a 20-minute Fourth of July eye-dazzler by securing about 300 “racks” containing 4- and 5-inch shells that will light up the Thursday night sky during the annual fireworks show on

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'Irish Brigade' member McCormack retires from 30-year career with Johnson City Fire Department

'Irish Brigade' member McCormack retires from 30-year career with Johnson City Fire Department

July 1st, 2013 10:07 pm by Becky Campbell

Tom McCormack is a man on the run — literally — and even though he retired Friday from a 30-year career at the Johnson City Fire Department, he has no plans to slow down.

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ETSU Olympic Day 2013

July 1st, 2013 9:23 pm by Tony Duncan

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