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Ride, but ride safely

Ride, but ride safely

May 1st, 2015 10:00 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Tri-Cities is a prime location for trails of all kind, making the area a great place to hop on a bicycle and enjoy.

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Corazon Latino Festival, Founders After 5 push community downtown for night of music, fun

Corazon Latino Festival, Founders After 5 push community downtown for night of music, fun - VIDEO

May 1st, 2015 9:56 pm by Jessica Fuller

Downtown Johnson City was alive with vibrant colors, the smell of food and the sound of music Friday night for the Corazon Latino Festival, which took over Main Street for May's First Friday.

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Boston Marathon runner seeking man she kissed on a dare

Boston Marathon runner seeking man she kissed on a dare

May 1st, 2015 9:50 pm by PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press

A Tennessee woman who ran the Boston Marathon is looking for the man she kissed on a dare.

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Chamber still working to dissolve agreement for mill property

Chamber still working to dissolve agreement for mill property

May 1st, 2015 4:56 pm by Nathan Baker

More than three weeks after a deal to sell the century-old Model Mill soured, the Johnson City Washington County Chamber of Commerce is still awaiting the final papers voiding agreement, Chamber CEO Gary Mabrey said Friday.

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Special event honors hundreds of area's special athletes

Special event honors hundreds of area's special athletes

May 1st, 2015 4:47 pm by Tony Casey

More than 450 athletes from Carter, Johnson, Unicoi and Washington counties competed in the Upper East Tennessee Track and Field Special Olympics Friday, showing a different kind of athletic spirit.

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Black mothers wonder if their lost babies are still alive

Black mothers wonder if their lost babies are still alive

May 1st, 2015 2:46 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

Eighteen black women who were told decades ago that their babies had died soon after birth at a St. Louis hospital now wonder if the infants were taken away by hospital officials to be raised by other families.

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Baltimore's prosecutor files charges against police officers in Gray death

Baltimore's prosecutor files charges against police officers in Gray death

May 1st, 2015 12:54 pm by Ben Nuckols and Amanda Lee Myers, Associated Press

Baltimore's chief prosecutor moved swiftly Friday to address the biggest challenge of her career when she announced charges including second-degree murder against six officers in the death of Freddie Gray.

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Rural hospitals struggle to stay open, adapt to changes

Rural hospitals struggle to stay open, adapt to changes

May 1st, 2015 12:10 pm by David A. Lieb, Associated Press

A total of 50 hospitals in the rural U.S. have closed since 2010, and the pace has been accelerating, with more closures in the past two years than in the previous 10 years combined.

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Ex-Carter Co. teacher made sex videos, faces probation violation charge, state says

Ex-Carter Co. teacher made sex videos, faces probation violation charge, state says

May 1st, 2015 10:10 am by Staff Report

Kelly Andre Smith was convicted in 2013 of aggravated statutory rape of a minor and two counts of solicitation of a minor. One of the victims was a 16-year-old girl who had been Smith's student in the sixth grade.

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All roads go through city's 2016 budget

All roads go through city's 2016 budget

May 1st, 2015 10:07 am by Gary B. Gray

Street resurfacing received an early nod by city commissioners Thursday when a review of the Public Works budget led to conversation about how to put more money and crews to work on paving and maintenance.

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