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Should a sniper rifle be lauded in Tennessee?

Should a sniper rifle be lauded in Tennessee?

February 23rd, 2015 11:16 am by Johnson City Press

State Rep. Micah Van Huss, R-Jonesborough, is sponsoring a bill to include a sniper rifle in the same ranks as tomatoes, the "Tennessee Waltz" and the raccoon.

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NE Tennessee highways: TDOT wants you to put your concerns on the map

NE Tennessee highways: TDOT wants you to put your concerns on the map

February 23rd, 2015 10:43 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

TDOT is in the process of creating a new, 25-year long-range transportation plan that will provide the foundation for prioritizing transportation investments across the state.

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PHOTOS: Environmentalists hope fourth time's a charm for Tennessee Wilderness Act

PHOTOS: Environmentalists hope fourth time's a charm for Tennessee Wilderness Act

February 22nd, 2015 9:48 pm by Tony Casey

If you love the wilderness that surrounds East Tennessee, there are two things you can do to help see that it remains protected and available to other nature lovers.

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Judge: Sheriff not liable in case involving inmate's death

Judge: Sheriff not liable in case involving inmate's death

February 22nd, 2015 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

A recent federal court ruling in a case involving a man's death while at the Washington County Detention Center indicates Sheriff Ed Graybeal can't personally be held liable, but the county is still on the hook at this point.

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Jonesborough chair-maker chosen to display 'Craftsman's Legacy'

Jonesborough chair-maker chosen to display 'Craftsman's Legacy' - VIDEO

February 22nd, 2015 9:39 pm by Max Hrenda

After spending more than 30 years refining his craft of chair-making, Jonesborough chair-maker Curtis Buchanan was offered a seat on the national stage.

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Meet Your Neighbor: Along with patients, Dr. William Kennedy operated on Jonesborough's historic buildings

Meet Your Neighbor: Along with patients, Dr. William Kennedy operated on Jonesborough's historic buildings

February 22nd, 2015 9:31 pm by Max Hrenda

After spending more than four decades making sure the buildings in Tennessee's oldest town didn't become history, Dr. William Kennedy may have also found a place for himself inside the town's history books, too.

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Johnson City woman stabs roommate's hand during argument, JCPD officers say.

Johnson City woman stabs roommate's hand during argument, JCPD officers say.

February 22nd, 2015 6:37 pm by Staff Report

An argument between roommates resulted in one woman's arrest and injuries to a man's hand.

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Storms, freezing temps cause 21 deaths in Tennessee

Storms, freezing temps cause 21 deaths in Tennessee

February 22nd, 2015 2:10 pm by Associated Press

State officials say the storms and freezing temperatures this past week in Tennessee caused 21 deaths, including 11 attributed to hypothermia.

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Get your geek on: ETSUCON draws crowd despite weather

Get your geek on: ETSUCON draws crowd despite weather

February 21st, 2015 10:06 pm by Jessica Fuller

Nearly 2,000 people got their geek on this weekend for East Tennessee State University's third-annual ETSUCON in the D.P. Culp Center.

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Time ticks on for 'Project X' as Dentsply considers job-saving incentives

Time ticks on for 'Project X' as Dentsply considers job-saving incentives

February 21st, 2015 9:59 pm by Nathan Baker

Nearing the date when a decision is expected from a company considering a million-dollar incentive package from Washington County to keep nearly 200 manufacturing jobs in Johnson City, Washington County Economic Development Council CEO Mitch Miller said t

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