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Medical officials: everyone age 13-64 should be tested for HIV at least annually

Medical officials: everyone age 13-64 should be tested for HIV at least annually

June 26th, 2015 8:48 am by Dylan Chesser

Those interested in getting tested for HIV can do so at the Washington County Health Department, Carter County Health Department or Planned Parenthood. They can also take over-the-counter tests.

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Johnson City's Richard Bales named area Superintendent of the Year

Johnson City's Richard Bales named area Superintendent of the Year

June 25th, 2015 4:55 pm by Staff Report

Dr. Richard Bales, the Johnson City school system's superintendent, has recently been named as Tennessee's First District Superintendent of the Year.

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Reanna McClure Named Recipient of Third Annual Jerry Shankle Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Reanna McClure Named Recipient of Third Annual Jerry Shankle Memorial Foundation Scholarship

June 25th, 2015 4:37 pm by B

The Third Annual Jerry Shankle Memorial Foundation Scholarship has been awarded at Unaka High School.

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Eldridge: Washington County not planning all-cash end-run around Johnson City schools

Eldridge: Washington County not planning all-cash end-run around Johnson City schools

June 24th, 2015 9:30 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County commissioners will begin finalizing the county's 2016 fiscal budget tonight, and Mayor Dan Eldridge says there's no reason to suspect the 25-member body is looking for a way to withhold future shared school funding from Johnson City.

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Presto: Pesto! A VIDEO recipe with Lexy Close

Presto: Pesto! A VIDEO recipe with Lexy Close

June 24th, 2015 4:39 pm by Tony Casey

Close works with the Appalachian RC&D Council, as well as Build it Up East TN, and uses the bounty of her gardens to fuel her love for making delicious foods and teaching others to do the same.

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Grad student's report examines growth potential along new highway

Grad student's report examines growth potential along new highway

June 23rd, 2015 9:15 pm by John Thompson

There is a shared belief between city planners and real estate developers that building a new road through undeveloped farmland and wooded acreage is a recipe for quick developmen

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Johnson City Board of Education approves 3-percent raise

Johnson City Board of Education approves 3-percent raise

June 23rd, 2015 9:11 pm by Tony Casey

It's not what they were initially aiming for, but members of the Johnson City Board of Education agreed to move forward with a three-percent raise for all school employees at a Tuesday night meeting.

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Upward Bound students learn about water sampling at Brush Creek

Upward Bound students learn about water sampling at Brush Creek

June 22nd, 2015 9:57 pm by David Floyd

Allison Arrington and Zach Thrift were two of the 28 Upward Bound students who filled the banks of Brush Creek Monday to participate in a survey of the small creek's water purity.

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Second on-campus sex assault this month reported at ETSU

Second on-campus sex assault this month reported at ETSU

June 22nd, 2015 3:16 pm by Staff Report

According to an East Tennessee State University safety alert, another sexual assault in an on-campus residence hall was reported Monday to the school's Department of Public Safety.

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ETSU Governor's Schools offer high schoolers a leg up

ETSU Governor's Schools offer high schoolers a leg up

June 21st, 2015 9:28 pm by David Floyd

Matthew Connors, a rising junior at Central Magnet School in Murfreesboro, slapped mud into the wooden slats of the shelter he and his classmates constructed a couple weeks ago, putting the finishing touches on a makeshift wall that insulated the inside o

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