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Doing the robot: Lake Ridge students enjoy hands-on technology seminar

Doing the robot: Lake Ridge students enjoy hands-on technology seminar - VIDEO

August 12th, 2014 9:18 pm by Tony Casey

More than two dozen Lake Ridge Elementary School students took a yoga lesson from Nao Tuesday morning, bending, stretching and balancing on one foot just as their instructor did.

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Police: Woman broke into, stole from neighbor's home twice

Police: Woman broke into, stole from neighbor's home twice

August 12th, 2014 7:25 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested a city woman on charges that she broke into her neighbor's residence and stole items on two occasions.

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7-year-old struck crossing city street

7-year-old struck crossing city street

August 12th, 2014 3:15 pm by Becky Campbell

Child suffered road rash, broken leg

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Police offer reward for leads in tire slashing spree

Police offer reward for leads in tire slashing spree

August 12th, 2014 2:09 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police are offering a monetary reward for information regarding numerous tires that were slashed in a south Johnson City neighborhood over the weekend.

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Grants available to help pay for children's health care costs

Grants available to help pay for children's health care costs

August 12th, 2014 1:17 pm by Staff Reports

The UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation is seeking grant applications from families in need of financial assistance to help pay for their child's health care treatments, services or equipment not covered or not fully covered by a commercial health insu

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BMA approves funds for community needs assessment

BMA approves funds for community needs assessment

August 12th, 2014 1:11 pm by Max Hrenda

Before the town of Jonesborough offers help to its community, its governing body decided that it should know what help the community needs.

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Morning Rotary Club to celebrate 10th anniversary with social, party

Morning Rotary Club to celebrate 10th anniversary with social, party

August 12th, 2014 1:03 pm by Staff Reports

The Johnson City Morning Rotary Club will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a social and pool party for past and present members and their families Sunday.

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Carter Co. plans drainage improvements in Braemer area

Carter Co. plans drainage improvements in Braemer area

August 12th, 2014 12:39 pm by John Thompson

The county plans to build a V-shaped ditch down the middle of the alley to carry the sometimes heavy flow of water from the mountainous area above Braemer.

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Elk Mills waste station out, Carter Budget Committee tables $20,000 landfill request

Elk Mills waste station out, Carter Budget Committee tables $20,000 landfill request

August 12th, 2014 10:36 am by John Thompson

Last week, the Landfill Committee voted to seek the funding to complete a new facility on county-owned land at the intersection of Tenn. Highway 67 and U.S. Highway 321.

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Handicap ramp owner says she needs more time to 'defend myself'

Handicap ramp owner says she needs more time to 'defend myself'

August 12th, 2014 10:09 am by Brad Hicks

The mobile home at the center of a recent controversy dominated discussions at Monday's meetings of the town of Unicoi's Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals.

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