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

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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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Firefighters line up to honor one of their own in Jonesborough

Firefighters line up to honor one of their own in Jonesborough

January 28th, 2015 9:58 am by Becky Campbell

Luke Story, a full-time firefighter at the Jonesborough Fire Department, died after a five-month battle with stage IV pancreatic cancer Saturday afternoon.

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'Everyone's felt the loss of Luke': Friends, coworkers remember Luke Story as community hero

'Everyone's felt the loss of Luke': Friends, coworkers remember Luke Story as community hero

January 25th, 2015 9:56 pm by Jessica Fuller

One day in August, Luke Story went to the doctor to get a pain in his side checked, anticipating gallstones.The next day, he was diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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Local firefighter dies after five-month battle with cancer

Local firefighter dies after five-month battle with cancer

January 24th, 2015 7:25 pm by Staff Report

Five months after being diagnosed with a terminal illness and receiving immense support from the community, Jonesborough firefighter Luke Story died Saturday afternoon with his family and extended family by his side, a news release from the Jonesborough D

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VIDEO: Local artist combines love of animals with artwork to create unique pieces

VIDEO: Local artist combines love of animals with artwork to create unique pieces

January 17th, 2015 9:52 pm by Tony Casey

Local artist Molly Noseworthy knows her animals.

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Mustard's Retreat, Local Relish open benefit concert series for public art

Mustard's Retreat, Local Relish open benefit concert series for public art

January 16th, 2015 9:37 am by Staff Report

The Town of Jonesborough and organizers of Music on the Square have teamed up to host a series of benefit concerts for public art initiatives including an interactive music walk throughout the historic district.

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None injured in Jonesborough house fire

None injured in Jonesborough house fire

January 11th, 2015 9:47 pm by Jessica Fuller

Firefighters believe an electrical outlet sparked a house fire that scorched the outside of a Jonesborough home Sunday afternoon, Jonesborough Fire Chief Phil Fritts said.

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Mary B. Martin art program registering adults, children for spring classes

Mary B. Martin art program registering adults, children for spring classes

January 10th, 2015 11:13 pm by Jessica Fuller

From dancing to painting to drumming, Jonesborough's Mary B. Martin arts program has set the stage for its Spring 2015 art class schedule.

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Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

January 2nd, 2015 9:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

2015 is starting out pretty well for 78-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell.Eight months after a fire destroyed her Jonesborough home, Gosnell now has a place to hang her hat.

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Local restaurateurs hoping Jonesborough makes for good location to park Hillbilly Butts

Local restaurateurs hoping Jonesborough makes for good location to park Hillbilly Butts

December 30th, 2014 9:51 pm by Tony Casey

After months of solid business, the town of Erwin sent Pat and Lewis Carsten a letter on Oct. 16 saying their Hillbilly Butts and Brisket BBQ food cart wasn't permitted within the town's B-2 zoning district.

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Jonesborough Genealogical Society offers new look at history with anthology

Jonesborough Genealogical Society offers new look at history with anthology

December 16th, 2014 9:16 pm by Jessica Fuller

After 15 years, the Jonesborough Genealogical Society has captured local history - in 298 glossy pages.

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