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Whoville to make 3rd appearance when Christmas in Olde Jonesborough kicks off

November 22nd, 2014 9:43 pm by Max Hrenda

The holidays are here and there is so much to do, but in Tennessee's first town, you can be merry with a Who.

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New, familiar faces sworn into office in Jonesborough

New, familiar faces sworn into office in Jonesborough

November 24th, 2014 10:16 pm by Max Hrenda

As they have for longer than any other municipality in Tennessee, residents of Jonesborough gathered to celebrate the continuations and inauguration of their latest elected officials.

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Greene probation officer living in Jonesborough accused of sexual misconduct

Greene probation officer living in Jonesborough accused of sexual misconduct

November 20th, 2014 9:45 am by Staff Report

A Jonesborough man was indicted Monday on charges that he used his former position as a Greene County probation officer to mistreat probationers assigned to him and had sexual contact with one of them.

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Updated with Photo Gallery: Jonesborough Student Film Festival

Updated with Photo Gallery: Jonesborough Student Film Festival

November 18th, 2014 10:48 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The ancient art of storytelling met 21st Century filmmaking technology Tuesday night at the Jonesborough Student Film Festival, a debut screening of the works of 18 young filmmakers from the McKinney Center's Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts.

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Bombing attempts: Deputies say Jonesborough man tried to kill with homemade device

Bombing attempts: Deputies say Jonesborough man tried to kill with homemade device

November 18th, 2014 11:18 am by Becky Campbell

A long-standing feud between two Jonesborough families boiled over earlier this month after a man threw a homemade explosive device into an occupied residence, according to court records.

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Jonesborough Film Fest set to celebrate student cinema

Jonesborough Film Fest set to celebrate student cinema

November 15th, 2014 9:27 pm by Max Hrenda

This week, Jonesborough's local arts center will roll out the red carpet to celebrate the contributions of the town's newest, and possibly youngest, filmmakers.

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Downtown construction, revitalization paves way for USA Today salute to Jonesborough

Downtown construction, revitalization paves way for USA Today salute to Jonesborough

November 14th, 2014 10:36 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite undergoing multiple changes and renovation to its downtown area, the town of Jonesborough hasn't lost any of its Southern charm, according to a national newspaper.

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Jonesborough looks past suers to focus on sewers

Jonesborough looks past suers to focus on sewers

November 12th, 2014 11:28 am by Max Hrenda

During Monday night's meeting of the town's Board of Mayor and Aldermen, Mayor Kelly Wolfe said plans were in discussion for attaching David Crockett High School to Jonesborough's repurposed sewer system.

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Unsettled: Jonesborough attorney says no word received on liquor tax-suit settlement offer

Unsettled: Jonesborough attorney says no word received on liquor tax-suit settlement offer

November 10th, 2014 10:41 pm by Max Hrenda

Although an attorney for the county school system said he expected lawsuits against Washington County's two municipalities to be settled within six months' time, Jonesborough's attorney said the town's own settlement offer had not been addressed.

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Wine in supermarkets easily passes in Tri-Cities

Wine in supermarkets easily passes in Tri-Cities

November 4th, 2014 11:06 pm by Nathan Baker

Referendums allowing wine sales in retail food stores passed in Johnson City, Jonesborough, Elizabethton, Kingsport and Bristol, according to election commissions' unofficial results.

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Wolfe wins again in Jonesborough

Wolfe wins again in Jonesborough

November 4th, 2014 10:35 pm by Max Hrenda

In a town with a reputation for celebrating its history, history repeated itself Tuesday night in the mayor's race.

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