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History on display during National Fossil Day

History on display during National Fossil Day - VIDEO

October 18th, 2014 10:51 pm by Tony Casey

Eight-year-old Owen McKnight stepped into the room at the East Tennessee State University and General Shale Natural History Museum at the Gray Fossil Site on Saturday and immediately did a double fist pump, unable to control his excitement.

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Bucs by the Creek: photo gallery

October 18th, 2014 8:31 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU students and city residents enjoyed some music by the Chris Winward Band out of Nashville and food from downtown restaurants as an event called Bucs by the Creek was held Saturday evening at Founders Park.

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Police: Man arrested after another man found in 'pool' of blood

Police: Man arrested after another man found in 'pool' of blood

October 18th, 2014 7:44 pm by Staff Report

Police said a man was arrested for assault after officers found another man lying in a pool of blood on a city street.

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Christmas Box kicks off in challenging fund raising year

Christmas Box kicks off in challenging fund raising year

October 18th, 2014 7:07 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The 34th annual Johnson City Press Christmas Box will provide food for the holiday for the families of approximately 2,700 Angel Tree children and 600 low-income seniors in Washington, Carter and Unicoi counties.Read more: Effort starts to fill holiday se

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Unicoi marks birthday with townwide party

Unicoi marks birthday with townwide party

October 18th, 2014 7:04 am by Brad Hicks

The sound of bluegrass music greeted folks as they rolled in to the town of Unicoi Visitors Information Center on Friday evening.

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In Sessions: Judge says heavy docket to keep court open on election, Veterans days

In Sessions: Judge says heavy docket to keep court open on election, Veterans days

October 17th, 2014 9:38 pm by John Thompson

Courthouses are usually closed on holidays, but the Carter County Sessions Court will hold court on election day, Nov. 4, and Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

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Wellmont leaders look to leave limelight to mull merger options

Wellmont leaders look to leave limelight to mull merger options

October 17th, 2014 9:23 pm by Nathan Baker

As Wellmont Health System's merger search inches toward its conclusion, leaders plan to retreat into the board room to deliberate over the remaining candidates.

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ETSU prof: Unicoi, region not yet recovered from Great Recession

ETSU prof: Unicoi, region not yet recovered from Great Recession

October 17th, 2014 9:08 pm by Brad Hicks

Members of the Joint Economic Development Board of Unicoi County now have a little more insight into the state of the economy in the county.

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Silent film screening offers golden opportunity for local theater-goers

Silent film screening offers golden opportunity for local theater-goers

October 17th, 2014 8:57 pm by Max Hrenda

This weekend, Tri-Cities residents will have a chance to view some of the country's oldest movies in Tennessee's oldest town.

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