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Jonesborough chair-maker chosen to display 'Craftsman's Legacy'

Jonesborough chair-maker chosen to display 'Craftsman's Legacy' - VIDEO

February 22nd, 2015 9:39 pm by Max Hrenda

After spending more than 30 years refining his craft of chair-making, Jonesborough chair-maker Curtis Buchanan was offered a seat on the national stage.

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It's cold in Jonesborough, too

February 17th, 2015 10:47 am by Nathan Baker

Snow blanketed the courthouse and the rest of downtown Jonesborough Tuesday morning.

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Fishing tournament sponsor pulls from Boone Lake due to uncertain dam repair

Fishing tournament sponsor pulls from Boone Lake due to uncertain dam repair

February 14th, 2015 10:14 pm by Becky Campbell

With no firm answer about when Boone Lake might be back up to spring levels, at least one local bass tournament won't be happening there, and the economic impact on Johnson City could be significant if other recreational events follow suit.

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Beer-sampling bill clears first hurdle in Jonesborough

Beer-sampling bill clears first hurdle in Jonesborough

February 9th, 2015 9:54 pm by Max Hrenda

Although some members expressed concern over some potential outcomes, Jonesborough's Board of Mayor and Aldermen took one step toward permitting the town's convenience stores to offer beer samples.

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Edited: Town says it will address McKinney Center runoff

Edited: Town says it will address McKinney Center runoff

February 7th, 2015 10:23 pm by Max Hrenda

More than 20 months after the grand opening of the McKinney Center, officials with the town of Jonesborough are working to correct a problem that has left some neighboring residents feeling all wet.

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Intergovernmental Affairs Committee opens with pain pill policy proposition

Intergovernmental Affairs Committee opens with pain pill policy proposition

January 29th, 2015 9:42 pm by Gary B. Gray

The first recommendation to spring from the Washington County Intergovernmental Affairs Committee's inaugural meeting Thursday was not among the most obvious issues of late, such as annexation, tax distribution and school funding.

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Hundreds gather to celebrate life, mourn loss of Sgt. Luke Story

Hundreds gather to celebrate life, mourn loss of Sgt. Luke Story - VIDEO

January 28th, 2015 11:30 pm by Becky Campbell and Max Hrenda, Press Staff Writers

Firefighters, police officers and emergency medical personnel from across the region and state gathered Wednesday morning to pay tribute to the loss of one of their own.

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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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