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Two local services honor sacrifices of armed forces

Two local services honor sacrifices of armed forces - VIDEO

May 27th, 2013 10:36 pm by Kayla Carter

Two Memorial Day services provided opportunities for many Johnson City residents to remember loved ones who died while dedicating their lives to the nation’s armed forces.

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Jonesborough honors veterans with musical tribute

Jonesborough honors veterans with musical tribute - VIDEO

May 26th, 2013 9:21 pm by Kayla Carter

More than 300 people, including veterans, their friends and families, filled the Jonesborough Visitors Center on Sunday to hear patriotic music and honor American soldiers who have died preserving the nation’s freedom.

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Boy Scout Memorial Day Flag Ceremony

May 26th, 2013 8:30 am by Lee Talbert

Boy Scout Memorial Day Flag Ceremony

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Scouts place flags on veterans' graves during annual tradition

Scouts place flags on veterans' graves during annual tradition

May 25th, 2013 9:17 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The gazebo area of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home was overrun by Scouts on Saturday afternoon, as those gathered from the Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and American Heritage Girls waited patiently for the go-ahead to march to the U.S. Nati

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Summer brings extra need for volunteers

Summer brings extra need for volunteers

May 25th, 2013 9:08 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With graduation and the end of the spring semester, the bulk of the region’s sizable student volunteer force has gone home for summer, leaving an abundance of opportunities for others to step up and fill the gap for local nonprofit agencies that serve the

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Update: Regional art highlights Jonesborough center’s opening

Update: Regional art highlights Jonesborough center’s opening - VIDEO

May 24th, 2013 10:39 pm by Kayla Carter

The region was invited to take a look at the McKinney Center renovation progress as well as art produced by top-notch regional artists during the Jonesborough Juried Art Show on Friday.

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Purple Heart Trail recognizes wounded

Purple Heart Trail recognizes wounded

May 24th, 2013 10:18 pm by Brad Hicks

When Roy Rigsby heard a portion of Interstate 26 in Unicoi County was set to be designated as a Purple Heart Trail, he felt compelled to attend the ceremony as he understands the significance of the Purple Heart recognition.

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Science Hill dedicates new veterans memorial

Science Hill dedicates new veterans memorial

May 24th, 2013 6:48 pm by Madison Mathews

The names of nearly 40 Hilltoppers were on the minds of many Friday morning as the sound the sound of “Taps” rang out at Science Hill High School’s newly-created Alumni Memorial Circle.

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Science Hill Veterans Memorial

May 24th, 2013 5:46 pm by Tony Duncan

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Erwin man allegedly holding woman hostage in N.C. shot by officers

Erwin man allegedly holding woman hostage in N.C. shot by officers

May 24th, 2013 4:10 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — An Erwin man is in the custody of Mitchell County, N.C. authorities following a Thursday hostage standoff in which the man allegedly held an Erwin woman hostage at a Mitchell County trailer park.

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