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Veteran walking the U.S. passes through Johnson City on his way to Washington, D.C. - VIDEO

Veteran walking the U.S. passes through Johnson City on his way to Washington, D.C. - VIDEO

June 19th, 2015 7:22 pm by Tony Casey

By way of foot, Oklahoma native Robert Rudy is making his way across the country, aiming for the nation's capital.

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UPDATE: Culp renovations hike ETSU students' costs by 6.3 percent

UPDATE: Culp renovations hike ETSU students' costs by 6.3 percent

June 19th, 2015 2:43 pm by Nathan Baker

The tuition and fees increases approved Friday by the Tennessee Board of Regents gives ETSU the highest total increase this year and makes the school the second most expensive university in the system.

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Jonesborough BMA takes first look at budget ordinance

Jonesborough BMA takes first look at budget ordinance

June 19th, 2015 10:35 am by Becky Campbell

"For our purposes, looking at this budget, we have a proposal on hand that's basically $250,000 out of whack," Mayor Kelly Wolfe said. "That's where we're starting today. By no means does that mean that's where we're going to end up."

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Director's assurances key to deadlock over Carter County Schools budget

Director's assurances key to deadlock over Carter County Schools budget

June 19th, 2015 10:27 am by John Thompson

There was a 4-4 deadlock on the Carter County School Board on Thursday afternoon when it considered the system's 2015-16 budget.

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Tennessee Affordable Housing Coalition holds meeting to discuss affordable housing issues in the state

Tennessee Affordable Housing Coalition holds meeting to discuss affordable housing issues in the state

June 19th, 2015 10:22 am by David Floyd

The lack of affordable housing is an issue affecting families across the United States, with the nation's homeownership rate falling to about 64 percent, the lowest since 1990.

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Erwin board balances books to close fiscal year

Erwin board balances books to close fiscal year

June 19th, 2015 10:21 am by Staff Report

The amendment was approved in a specially called board meeting held just a few days ahead of Monday's anticipated board vote to continue operating the town under the current fiscal year budget.

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Washington County school system cuts requested budget, leaves deficit

Washington County school system cuts requested budget, leaves deficit

June 19th, 2015 10:11 am by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Schools Board of Education approved a $63.5 million budget Thursday, but left an $887,005 deficit in hopes of additional funding from the county.

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5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

June 19th, 2015 9:53 am by Contributed to the Press

A Great Disaster, Demon Waffle, Dave Britt and more.

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Rock the Block Tour to feature Jordan Copas

Rock the Block Tour to feature Jordan Copas

June 19th, 2015 9:25 am by Contributed to the Press

Music artist Jordan Copas will kick off the Rock the Block Tour in Johnson City on Saturday from 4-6 p.m. outside Rise Up, 1500 E. Millard St. New Community Life fellowship and other ministers are ministries are partnering for this series of block parties

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Clinch Mountain Music Fest celebrates 10th anniversary with Trey Hensley

Clinch Mountain Music Fest celebrates 10th anniversary with Trey Hensley

June 19th, 2015 9:23 am by Contributed to the Press

Clinch Mountain Music Fest is gearing up for its 10th annual celebration of mountain music in Scott County, Va., on Saturday. Festivities this year will begin in Gate City, Va., and end at the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Va. All crafts and outside vend

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