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District 7 candidates debate

District 7 candidates debate

August 5th, 2014 12:26 am by Max Hrenda

Three days before the state's Republican primary election - and three days after the conclusion of early voting - two of the three candidates for the District 7 seat of the state House of Representatives appeared before an assemblage of Washington County

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Local early voting rises 15 percent over 2010 figures

Local early voting rises 15 percent over 2010 figures

August 4th, 2014 11:59 pm by Gary B. Gray

Early voting numbers for Thursday's state primary and county general elections this year are significantly higher locally than 2010, the last year in which similar elections were held.

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Carriger opts out of District 7 debate

Carriger opts out of District 7 debate

August 3rd, 2014 12:07 am by Max Hrenda

One of the challengers for the Republican nomination for the District 7 seat in the state House of Representatives will not be participating in a debate scheduled to take place three days before the Thursday primary election.

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Snubbed GOP members, candidates gather for open invitation event

Snubbed GOP members, candidates gather for open invitation event

August 2nd, 2014 11:48 pm by Max Hrenda

In response to an invitation-only Republican "hoedown" conducted on Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge's private farm, area Republicans who didn't make the guest list conducted an event of their own

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Alexander in Tri-Cities: Election 'is about the people of Tennessee and the future'

Alexander in Tri-Cities: Election 'is about the people of Tennessee and the future'

August 1st, 2014 9:56 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

The Tennessee Republican, during a get-out-the-vote rally at Warriors Path State Park, insisted the only cure for a "runaway president" is an election.

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Candidate Carr looks for local push in race against Sen. Alexander

Candidate Carr looks for local push in race against Sen. Alexander

July 31st, 2014 9:47 pm by Tony Casey

Staffers from the Nashville area wearing "Beat Lamar" T-shirts passed buckets down the rows of the Life Fellowship Baptist Church on Thursday evening, hoping they would bring in funds that might give Republican U.S. Senate candiate Joe Carr an extra push

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Ex-sheriff Harris jabs at Eldridge, Wolfe over invitation-only campaign event, plans open rally

Ex-sheriff Harris jabs at Eldridge, Wolfe over invitation-only campaign event, plans open rally

July 31st, 2014 4:45 pm by Gary B. Gray

"I love Elvis as much as the next guy. I hope they have a great event" - Jonesborough Mayor Kelly Wolfe

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Early voting numbers surge in Carter Co.

Early voting numbers surge in Carter Co.

July 30th, 2014 2:01 pm by John Thompson

"It has been very busy, but things have gone smoothly" - Carter County Election Administrator Tracy Harris.

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Grand Old Party: Eldridge hosts invitation-only Republican gathering

Grand Old Party: Eldridge hosts invitation-only Republican gathering

July 26th, 2014 12:07 am by Max Hrenda

As the weekend began, several hundred Republicans descended on a country estate in Jonesborough to show Washington County the right' way to have a party.

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District 6 Q&A: Stout, Van Huss discuss motivations for state office

District 6 Q&A: Stout, Van Huss discuss motivations for state office

July 25th, 2014 11:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

Incumbent state Rep. Micah Van Huss, R-6th, said without hesitation Friday he has not returned the Johnson City Press' telephone calls, accepted invitations to participate in its meetings or responded to questions emailed to all 6th and 7th House District

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