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Community responds to firefighter's cancer diagnosis

September 16th, 2014 10:56 pm by Max Hrenda

After a Jonesborough firefighter was diagnosed with a terminal disease, his colleagues in the police, fire and emergency services departments took up the cause to help raise money for his medical treatment.

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Google it: Storytelling Center partners with online cultural institute

Google it: Storytelling Center partners with online cultural institute

September 17th, 2014 9:01 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the town of Jonesborough is already known to some as the storytelling capital of the world, with help from one of the world's leading software companies, it may be able to lay further claim to that title.

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A walk through history: Walking tours to begin through downtown Jonesborough

A walk through history: Walking tours to begin through downtown Jonesborough

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by Max Hrenda

In what may have been done to lay further claim to its self-titled status as storytelling capital of the world, the town of Jonesborough will begin offering regular doses of another story - its own.

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Jonesborough hoping to attract more people to Main Street

Jonesborough hoping to attract more people to Main Street

September 11th, 2014 9:09 pm by Tony Casey

Will the future visitor of Jonesborough's Main Street be a young, well-to-do person in search of a pub, coffee shop, concert venue and independent movie theater?

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J'boro approves settlement offer for county schools' lawsuit

J'boro approves settlement offer for county schools' lawsuit

September 8th, 2014 10:35 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite misgivings over the dollar amount, the town of Jonesborough's governing body approved an offer to settle pending litigation from the county's school system.

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Big wheels: Cruise-in, poker run turnout surprises organizers

Big wheels: Cruise-in, poker run turnout surprises organizers - VIDEO

August 30th, 2014 9:52 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the organizers of Jonesborough's first automotive-themed affair said they had modest hopes with regard to participation, the actual turnout may have left those expectations in the dust.

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Motors going: Wheels in the Hills aims to bring new crowd to Jonesborough

Motors going: Wheels in the Hills aims to bring new crowd to Jonesborough

August 29th, 2014 9:28 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the town of Jonesborough is no stranger to festivals and events, two local businessmen are hoping the latest one will rev up a lot of excitement.

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After the fire: Neighbors rally to help Jonesborough woman rebuild home

After the fire: Neighbors rally to help Jonesborough woman rebuild home

August 25th, 2014 9:10 am by Sue Guinn Legg

On April 16, 78-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell was napping in her home when a chimney fire spread into the walls and eaves of her house on Frank Hilbert Road in Jonesborough.

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New law firm ideal for low-income defendants

New law firm ideal for low-income defendants

August 18th, 2014 4:40 pm by Becky Campbell

Three local attorneys created Criminal Defense Clinic

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Farmers market store receives 'boon' from USDA

Farmers market store receives 'boon' from USDA

August 4th, 2014 11:55 pm by Max Hrenda

In celebration of a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, government officials and Jonesborough residents gathered to share stories and refreshments inside what is slated to become the area's first year-round farmers market store.

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Wolfe says J'boro 3-cent tax hike neutral, not increase

Wolfe says J'boro 3-cent tax hike neutral, not increase

July 28th, 2014 9:37 pm by Nathan Baker

In passing the town's $6.3 million fiscal year 2014-15 budget, the Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen technically approved a 3-cent property tax rate increase, but hurriedly emphasized the measure was taken to compensate for property value adjustmen

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