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Johnson City youth receives numerous honors for work to save animals, but new phase awaits

Johnson City youth receives numerous honors for work to save animals, but new phase awaits

May 20th, 2013 8:34 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Jurnee Carr, a senior at University High School, a former Miss Teen International title holder and founder of the nonprofit Jurnee’s Journey organization that raises awareness and funds for no-kill animal rescue groups and spay and neuter clinics worldwid

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Man rejuvenates life through two-wheeled adventure

Man rejuvenates life through two-wheeled adventure

May 19th, 2013 9:43 pm by Kayla Carter

About three months into his second Johnson City residency, some people have realized Marc Alessandria is someone who may have a hard time going unnoticed.

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After graduation: Local college grads are landing jobs, campus surveys say

After graduation: Local college grads are landing jobs, campus surveys say premium content

May 19th, 2013 1:37 pm by Rex Barber and Madison Mathews

Local college graduates are finding employment, according to post-graduation surveys from three higher education institutions in the region.

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Police: JC man tattoos, has sex with Kingsport juvenile

Police: JC man tattoos, has sex with Kingsport juvenile

May 19th, 2013 1:21 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Johnson City man has been arrested after allegedly having sex with a Kingsport girl, 15, and giving her three tattoos.

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Four’s fab fashions help children in need

Four’s fab fashions help children in need

May 18th, 2013 9:42 pm by Madison Mathews

Rather than just writing about fashion, four Indian Trail Intermediate School students decided to put knowledge to use and design their own line of clothing, which will be donated to kids in need.

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Town hosts fruitful Wayne Scott Strawberry Festival

Town hosts fruitful Wayne Scott Strawberry Festival

May 18th, 2013 9:42 pm by Kayla Carter

The town of Unicoi’s annual Wayne Scott Strawberry Festival was held just as Scott Strawberry Farm berries were ripening up this year.

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Plans to move Boys and Girls club, extend road not complete

Plans to move Boys and Girls club, extend road not complete

May 17th, 2013 9:56 pm by Gary B. Gray

The dynamics at play regarding completion of the Lark Street Extension Project are far reaching, but construction of a two-lane road through the now-rundown Optimist Park and across the current animal shelter property on Sells Avenue remains a perceptuall

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Sidewalks removed as Erwin project gets off to quick start

Sidewalks removed as Erwin project gets off to quick start

May 17th, 2013 9:54 pm by Brad Hicks

Construction on the first phase of Erwin’s downtown revitalization project has begun, as sidewalks along Main Avenue have been demolished to make way for infrastructure improvements.

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Police receive multiple missing gun reports

Police receive multiple missing gun reports

May 17th, 2013 8:40 pm by Staff Report

Four guns have been reported missing to Johnson City police this month.

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Man's wife says he tried to run her off road

Man's wife says he tried to run her off road

May 17th, 2013 8:38 pm by Staff Report

A man was arrested after he allegedly tried to run his wife’s vehicle off the road twice between Okolona Road and University Parkway on Friday morning, according to Johnson City police.

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