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University High grad to study origin of cosmos at Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland

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University High grad to study origin of cosmos at Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland

April 17th, 2015 9:58 pm by Tony Casey

University High graduate Meg Stuart, now a junior at the University of Tennessee, gave up her pursuit of an art degree because she said it was too hard.

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Johnson City Farmers Market begins Saturday

Johnson City Farmers Market begins Saturday

April 17th, 2015 10:01 pm by Nathan Baker

Though it's still early in the season, Lori Love expects the Johnson City Farmers Market to produce a bumper crop of pleased attendees at today's season debut.

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Photo Gallery: Johnson City Farmers Market debuts 2015 season

April 18th, 2015 1:00 pm by Jessica Fuller

The Johnson City Farmers Market kicked off Saturday with tents featuring fresh, local produce, coffee beans and crafts. The Market drew a healthy crowd for the beginning of the 2015 season.

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Prosecutors argue controversial law helps drug-addicted moms

Prosecutors argue controversial law helps drug-addicted moms

April 18th, 2015 11:51 am by Dave Boucher and Tony Gonzalez, The Tennessean

No one wants a new mother to go to jail. But no one wants a woman to abuse drugs while she's pregnant, either.

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Johnson City Community Health Center celebrates 25 years of aiding homeless, less fortunate

Johnson City Community Health Center celebrates 25 years of aiding homeless, less fortunate - VIDEO

April 17th, 2015 10:12 pm by Jessica Fuller

When Thurman Walters came to Johnson City 14 years ago he was homeless, with a drug and alcohol addiction.

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TBI: Johnson City man charged with extortion, stalking of juror

TBI: Johnson City man charged with extortion, stalking of juror

April 17th, 2015 9:54 pm by Staff Report

An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in a Johnson City man being charged with extortion and trying to influence a juror, a news release said.

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Tennessee lawmaker arrested on drunken driving charge

Tennessee lawmaker arrested on drunken driving charge

April 17th, 2015 9:46 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A freshman state lawmaker from Nashville was charged with drunken driving and violation of the implied consent law after a traffic stop early Friday morning.

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Car bomb explodes outside US Consulate in northern Iraq

Car bomb explodes outside US Consulate in northern Iraq

April 17th, 2015 11:45 am by BRAM JANSSEN, Associated Press

A car bomb exploded outside the U.S. Consulate in the northern Iraqi city of Irbil, the capital of the Kurdish autonomy zone.

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Business owners to weigh in on downtown Johnson City parking meters

Business owners to weigh in on downtown Johnson City parking meters

April 17th, 2015 9:48 am by Gary B. Gray

A January study revealed that the highest demand for parking is between East Main and East Market streets from Buffalo Street to Colonial Way. It was suggested at the time parking meters in this area could facilitate a higher, and faster, turnover.

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Johnson City Commission vote paves way for work at Boys & Girls Club

Johnson City Commission vote paves way for work at Boys & Girls Club

April 17th, 2015 9:43 am by Gary B. Gray

The Boys & Girls Club of Johnson City/ Washington County will soon benefit from nearly $700,000 in renovations and new construction to its outdoor recreational facilities.

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Campers happy about BMS spring race rescheduling - VIDEO

Campers happy about BMS spring race rescheduling - VIDEO

April 17th, 2015 9:38 am by Tony Casey

For campground owners around Bristol Motor Speedway, Thursday was the calm before the storm. And they're hoping that storm doesn't carry as much rain as is currently projected.

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