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Milligan runners eyeing Tweetsie section adoption

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Milligan runners eyeing Tweetsie section adoption

July 29th, 2014 11:22 pm by Tony Casey

Location, location, location has Milligan College buzzing about the opening of the Tweetsie Trail in early September.

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2nd lawsuit filed against Model Mill developers, chamber of commerce

2nd lawsuit filed against Model Mill developers, chamber of commerce

July 29th, 2014 11:31 pm by Nathan Baker

A second legal attack against the development of the former Model Mill property was filed last week, this one complaining that Chamber of Commerce CEO Gary Mabrey misrepresented the organization's intention for the dilapidated structure.

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Road work at Broadway/Main St. intersection moves above ground

Road work at Broadway/Main St. intersection moves above ground

July 29th, 2014 11:13 pm by Gary B. Gray

A substantial project at the South Broadway and East Main street intersection is now in the "above-ground phase" and will provide much-needed elbow room at a heavily traveled area of Johnson City.

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TN chief justice pleads his case to stay behind bench

TN chief justice pleads his case to stay behind bench

July 29th, 2014 11:07 pm by Becky Campbell

On another sweep through East Tennessee, Supreme Court Justice Gary Wade met with judges, attorneys and others on Tuesday to continue his efforts to combat an attack campaign to oust him from the bench.

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Update: Family begins recovery after tornado destroys home

Update: Family begins recovery after tornado destroys home

July 29th, 2014 12:43 pm by Becky Campbell

Dylan Compton was home with six family members when an EF-1 tornado struck Washington County Sunday evening, and their Kitzimller Road home took a direct hit.

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Traffic jam relief: Erwin railroad overpass project gaining steam

Traffic jam relief: Erwin railroad overpass project gaining steam

July 29th, 2014 11:59 am by Brad Hicks

The bridge portion of the long-awaited railroad overpass project in Erwin is nearly in place, giving residents a clearer idea of the shape the project will take once it is complete.

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WC Commission throws support behind TN abortion amendment

WC Commission throws support behind TN abortion amendment

July 28th, 2014 9:55 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County commissioners approved a resolution Monday in support of "Amendment One," a change to Tennessee's Constitution that would insert language empowering the General Assembly to enact, amend or repeal state statutes regarding abortion, includ

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Calhoun Reunion

July 29th, 2014 4:30 pm by Henry Calhoun

"We are family."

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Girls Inc. van driver crashes into animal hospital

Girls Inc. van driver crashes into animal hospital

July 29th, 2014 1:20 pm by Wes Bunch/NET News Service

None of the children on the van had to be transported for treatment.

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New Addition

July 29th, 2014 1:04 pm by Ruth Trent

Lillian Nicole

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June shutdown negatively impacts Eastman earnings by $10 million

June shutdown negatively impacts Eastman earnings by $10 million

July 29th, 2014 12:50 pm by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

The decline was partly attributed to a weather-related outage at Eastman's Longview, Texas, site and the unplanned June shutdown at Kingsport.

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