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First Blue Plum Revival brings downtown churches together

First Blue Plum Revival brings downtown churches together - VIDEO

June 9th, 2013 8:32 pm by Kayla Carter

With part of downtown Johnson City still closed off for the Blue Plum Festival’s third day Sunday, some downtown churches realized how difficult it might be for members to make it to their service.

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Blue Plum extends family fun with bike races

Blue Plum extends family fun with bike races - VIDEO

June 9th, 2013 8:27 pm by Kayla Carter

The Saturday night Blue Plum Festival pumped Jimmy Humston up for the Sunday Omnium, during which he won first place in a category-five race.

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Report: Castle Clinic doctor arrested on drug, weapon charges after fleeing Johnson City police at 'dangerously high speeds'

Report: Castle Clinic doctor arrested on drug, weapon charges after fleeing Johnson City police at 'dangerously high speeds'

June 9th, 2013 6:17 pm by Staff Report

Police said Dr. Robert C. Allen fled a traffic stop on East Fairview Avenue and had a loaded gun in his vehicle.

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Head-on collision near Jonesborough flea market

Head-on collision near Jonesborough flea market

June 9th, 2013 12:00 pm by Staff Report

A head-on collision has been reported in the area near the Jonesborough flea market on Highway 11E.

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Hill plans to revive legislation targeting Bluff City speed cameras

Hill plans to revive legislation targeting Bluff City speed cameras

June 9th, 2013 9:59 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

State Rep. Timothy Hill insists his legislation to shut down Bluff City’s two speed enforcement cameras on Highway 11-E isn’t dead.

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Crank Festival

June 9th, 2013 12:00 am by Dave Boyd

Crank Festival

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Artists enrich Blue Plum festival experience

Artists enrich Blue Plum festival experience - VIDEO

June 8th, 2013 9:54 pm by Kayla Carter

While music sets the tone of downtown Johnson City’s annual Blue Plum Festival, the art-related activities and displays can enrich the overall experience.

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Blue Plum gets rough with rugby event

Blue Plum gets rough with rugby event

June 8th, 2013 9:38 pm by Sydney Franklin

Rugby sevens, one of the world’s oldest pigskin games, was played Saturday during the Blue Plum Festival. Fans and players alike endured the heat as 13 men’s teams and six women’s teams battled for the top prize.

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Summer Food program begins; less than 25 percent of cost met

Summer Food program begins; less than 25 percent of cost met

June 8th, 2013 9:21 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Good Samaritan ministries has kicked off its monthly summer food distributions to 600 low-income families who struggle to feed their children during the summer recess of school, but is more than 75 percent short of the funding needed to meet the project’s

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Blue Plum 5K brings hundreds to downtown Johnson City

Blue Plum 5K brings hundreds to downtown Johnson City - VIDEO

June 8th, 2013 3:13 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The annual Blue Plum 5K was Saturday morning at 9 a.m.

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