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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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Fender's Farm event to benefit Jonesborough firefighter in cancer battle

Fender's Farm event to benefit Jonesborough firefighter in cancer battle

November 4th, 2014 12:23 pm by Max Hrenda

On Saturday, Fender's Farm will play host to Fright for a Fight, a Halloween-themed family friendly event to raise money for Jonesborough firefighter Sgt. Luke Story.

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Pill addiction blamed in Jonesborough woman's admittance of stealing from elderly ward

Pill addiction blamed in Jonesborough woman's admittance of stealing from elderly ward

November 4th, 2014 12:14 pm by Becky Campbell

In the process of entering a guilty plea to the charge of willful exploitation of an elderly adult, Jama Curtis, 40, 1412 Mill Springs Road, said her husband had nothing to do with taking the money and he had no knowledge she was doing it.

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Years after idea planted, Boone Street Market sprouts in downtown Jonesborough

Years after idea planted, Boone Street Market sprouts in downtown Jonesborough - VIDEO

November 1st, 2014 10:49 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite the influx of wintry weather the region received Friday night and Saturday morning, staffers of Jonesborough's newest grocery store said it didn't deter a "steady stream" of customers throughout the day.

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