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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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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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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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Shanks for the memories: Parson's Son BBQ closing in Jonesborough

Shanks for the memories: Parson's Son BBQ closing in Jonesborough

July 16th, 2014 5:12 pm by Nathan Baker

After two years in a former Jonesborough fuel station, the owner of The Parson's Son BBQ is packing up his pork and heading south.

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Jonesborough BMA to discuss increased traffic ticket fees

Jonesborough BMA to discuss increased traffic ticket fees

July 13th, 2014 10:06 pm by Max Hrenda

By Monday evening, Jonesborough may become the first Washington County municipality to take advantage of a new state law aimed at reducing law enforcement maintenance costs by increasing traffic citation fees.

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Marching Farmers coming through Jonesborough Days

Marching Farmers coming through Jonesborough Days

July 3rd, 2014 10:49 am by Max Hrenda

On Friday at 10 a.m., during the town's annual Jonesborough Days Festival, those in attendance will witness the first performance of the Marching Farmers, a dance troupe comprised of members and supporters of the town's Farmers Market.

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Jonesborough leaders eye winter completion for new seniors center

Jonesborough leaders eye winter completion for new seniors center

June 30th, 2014 9:42 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The steel skeleton of Jonesborough's new $2.3 million seniors center is up, and work to put the building under roof began Monday.

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Update: Jonesborough water, sewer rates increase

Update: Jonesborough water, sewer rates increase

June 30th, 2014 11:18 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Town officials said the funds collected from increased rates would go to meet the debt payments on approximately $11.5 million in improvements to the town's water and sewer systems.

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