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The business of a princess: City teacher appears as famous princesses at children's birthday parties

The business of a princess: City teacher appears as famous princesses at children's birthday parties

January 25th, 2015 1:20 pm by Jessica Fuller

Malinda Davenport has gotten used to living a double life.

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Designer auction draws bids from around world

Designer auction draws bids from around world

January 24th, 2015 9:56 pm by Jessica Fuller

Designer clothes, handbags and shoes valued at more than $1.5 million were auctioned off for a fraction of the cost Saturday as bidders from around the world took home items from designers like Prada, Dolce and Gabbana and Louis Vuitton.

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Love poems to Mother Nature: ETSU literature professor puts out book of poems based on ecological awareness

Love poems to Mother Nature: ETSU literature professor puts out book of poems based on ecological awareness

January 24th, 2015 9:50 pm by Tony Casey

Philosophically, East Tennessee State University literature professor Dr. Fred Waage categorizes himself as an "Earthiest."

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Twin education bills could deflate public education funding

Twin education bills could deflate public education funding

January 24th, 2015 9:45 pm by Nathan Baker

Two education bills filed this month in the state Legislature could allow parents to choose to divert funding away from public schools toward their private counterparts, if approved.

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Two men graduate from life of crime, begin new lives after intensive program

Two men graduate from life of crime, begin new lives after intensive program

January 24th, 2015 9:39 pm by Becky Campbell

Graduation day is generally both a day of reflection on the path leading to that ceremony and a day of hope and expectation for what awaits.

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Local firefighter dies after five-month battle with cancer

Local firefighter dies after five-month battle with cancer

January 24th, 2015 7:25 pm by Staff Report

Five months after being diagnosed with a terminal illness and receiving immense support from the community, Jonesborough firefighter Luke Story died Saturday afternoon with his family and extended family by his side, a news release from the Jonesborough D

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Local family touched by ebola

Local family touched by ebola

January 23rd, 2015 9:58 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Doris Kaifa, a 42-year-old Johnson City resident, single mother of four children, East Tennessee State University graduate and social worker at Good Samaritan Ministries, is attempting to help her mother and large family of siblings in Liberia survive the

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Weather boosts Traffic-Calming Project on State of Franklin Road

Weather boosts Traffic-Calming Project on State of Franklin Road

January 23rd, 2015 9:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

The State of Franklin Traffic-Calming Project still is on track for completion in March, thanks to relatively mild weather through the majority of this month.

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Erwin ambulance vote blasted

Erwin ambulance vote blasted

January 23rd, 2015 9:50 pm by Brad Hicks

Puzzled. Baffled."Frustrated beyond belief."The CEO of Unicoi County's ambulance provider says that's what he's feeling after the Unicoi County Commission's Ambulance Committee's vote Thursday to recommend putting the county's ambulance service contract b

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Mountain States' plans in Unicoi proceeding on schedule

Mountain States' plans in Unicoi proceeding on schedule

January 23rd, 2015 9:44 pm by Brad Hicks

Mountain States Health Alliance's new Unicoi County Memorial Hospital is set to open its doors in early spring of 2018, and according to MSHA officials, the behind-the-scenes strategic planning for the hospital continues to progress.

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