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Catch up on a week's worth of The Buzz with this collection of stories

Catch up on a week's worth of The Buzz with this collection of stories

September 29th, 2013 5:14 pm by Staff Reports

Feel like you might have missed something this past week? Put your worries behind you. The Buzz has 10 stories from the last week for your reading pleasure.

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Event set to determine who can reach Pinnacle Fire Tower the fastest

Event set to determine who can reach Pinnacle Fire Tower the fastest

September 28th, 2013 8:34 pm by Brad Hicks

The town of Unicoi Business Alliance has laid out a challenge to determine which hiking enthusiasts can reach the Pinnacle Fire Tower atop Buffalo Mountain the fastest.

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Competition friendly at Summer Spectacular Car Show

Competition friendly at Summer Spectacular Car Show

September 28th, 2013 8:21 pm by Tony Casey

A 1945 Dodge D-15, 1931 Chevrolet Apache, a 1934 Ford Coupe hot rod, a 1924 T-Truck and a 1994 Dodge Stealth with a fold-up flat-screen television screen and accompanying video game system in the back.

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Jonesborough genealogical work in high gear

Jonesborough genealogical work in high gear

September 28th, 2013 8:17 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The genealogy section of the Washington County-Jonesborough Library was a busy place to be Saturday morning, as members of the Jonesborough Genealogical Society met to work on their current project to honor the county’s first settlers.

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Bristol inspirational speaker writes book about Lou Gehrig's disease awareness

Bristol inspirational speaker writes book about Lou Gehrig's disease awareness

September 28th, 2013 8:13 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A little more than two years since his diagnosis with Lou Gehrig’s disease, well-known Bristol marketing executive and inspirational speaker Phil Timp is losing his ability to speak.

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Feed the Children delivery for local homeless students

Feed the Children delivery for local homeless students

September 27th, 2013 9:07 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

“The backpacks are back,” said a jubilant Bonnie White, coordinator of Johnson City Schools Homeless Education Program.

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Event set to help homeless veterans

Event set to help homeless veterans

September 27th, 2013 8:58 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home has enlisted a team of local service agencies and community volunteers to help provide a Community Stand Down for the region’s homeless veterans.

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Mystery Diner

Our House had the Mystery Diner feeling right at home

September 27th, 2013 3:37 pm by Mystery Diner

It is not often that the Mystery Diner finds a dining venue that is destined to be “a hit” right from the start. Hold onto your taste buds dear readers, for I bring you a top contender for the Tri-Cities’ “Best New Restaurant.”

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Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

September 27th, 2013 3:00 pm by Staff Report

Hedy is an adult spayed female Pit bull. She is kennel trained, good with kids and most dogs.

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Agencies drive for food, awareness in annual Hunger Convoy

Agencies drive for food, awareness in annual Hunger Convoy

September 27th, 2013 2:33 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee, 20 of the 200 community pantries and feeding agencies the food bank assists and three of its largest food contributors lined up their trucks, buses and vans Friday for what turned out to be one of the large

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