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Dragon boats, competitors hit Boone Lake for a cause

Dragon boats, competitors hit Boone Lake for a cause

September 7th, 2013 9:52 pm by Tony Casey

Forty-two teams entered the Dragon Boat Festival race on Boone Lake at Winged Deer Park. But only one team left as the champion.

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New Seniors Center plans redrawn to fit budget

New Seniors Center plans redrawn to fit budget

September 7th, 2013 7:39 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The town of Jonesborough has developed a scaled-back, “value-engineered” design for its new Seniors Center since bids on the building came in more than $2 million over the project’s $2.3 million budget.

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Showcase to give local musicians shot at contract

Showcase to give local musicians shot at contract

September 7th, 2013 7:36 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Local bands with big-time aspirations could land a recording contract with a Nashville record label next month during a music showcase to be conducted by Big Time Talent Booking Agency in Kingsport.

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WCSD captain set to receive state award for school safety program

WCSD captain set to receive state award for school safety program

September 6th, 2013 8:14 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County sheriff’s administrator will receive a state award for implementing a school safety training program for local teachers.

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Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

September 6th, 2013 5:04 pm by Staff Report

Tink is a 3 year old Boxer looking for a home.

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First Friday to be a Hands On! celebration

First Friday to be a Hands On! celebration

September 6th, 2013 9:48 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Tonight’s First Friday celebration in downtown Johnson City will be highlighted by a celebration to mark the 26th anniversary of Hands On! Regional Children’s Museum.

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24th annual Tree Streets event  to help provide scholarship funds

24th annual Tree Streets event to help provide scholarship funds

September 5th, 2013 10:05 pm by Rex Barber

Lynnea Hunter and other members of the local chapter of the Philanthropic Education Organization Sisterhood prepared for the annual Tree Streets Yard Sale Thursday morning.

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Taste of Johnson City event returns to old haunt

Taste of Johnson City event returns to old haunt

September 5th, 2013 10:31 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Closing in on its 31st year of providing a night dedicated to the Johnson City-Jonesborough-Washington County restaurant and beverage industry, the Chamber of Commerce will host the Taste of Johnson City at an old stomping ground this year, complete with

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Labor Day fun, from high country to low country

Labor Day fun, from high country to low country

September 2nd, 2013 7:31 pm by Tony Casey

From the lake to the mountains, the Johnson City area was busy with Labor Day activities.

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Community Heritage
Thesis captures quick fall of Depression-era Elizabethton

Thesis captures quick fall of Depression-era Elizabethton

September 2nd, 2013 12:00 am by John Thompson

The story of the good times of the Roaring ’20s being followed by the hard times of the Great Depression is national in scope, but in the Tri-Cities, the disastrous decline was felt hardest in Elizabethton.

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