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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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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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Appalachian Clay Camp hopes to mold young storytellers

Appalachian Clay Camp hopes to mold young storytellers

June 27th, 2014 9:50 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

When someone thinks of a kids' summer arts camp, they may picture a roomful of children dabbling in watercolors, or perhaps kids participating in an amateur play.

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Jonesborough water, sewer fees set for spike

Jonesborough water, sewer fees set for spike

June 23rd, 2014 8:48 pm by Kristen Swing

Water and sewer customers of the town of Jonesborough will likely see an increase on their monthly bill in the next fiscal year, which is set to begin July 1.

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