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Tweetsie Trail work begins today

Tweetsie Trail work begins today

December 29th, 2013 9:14 pm by Tony Casey

When construction begins on the Tweetsie Trail today, Johnson City workers won’t stop until the project is complete, public works director Phil Pindzola said.

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Nonprofit that helps children needing specialized care holding fundraiser

Nonprofit that helps children needing specialized care holding fundraiser

December 29th, 2013 9:12 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Kari’s Heart Foundation, the Johnson City-based nonprofit group that helps families across the region with children in need of specialized care at hospitals far from home, will host its biggest fundraiser of the year New Year’s Eve at Carnegie Hotel.

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91-year-old Beda Dick ‘stays on the fly’

91-year-old Beda Dick ‘stays on the fly’

December 29th, 2013 9:04 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

At age 91-year-old Beda Addy Dick holds the distinction of being both the oldest member of the Johnson City Salvation Army Corps and its church piano player of the past 17 years.

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Region hit by several violent crimes in 2013

Region hit by several violent crimes in 2013

December 29th, 2013 8:59 pm by Becky Campbell

Crime across Northeast Tennessee in 2013 proved to be just as deadly as in years past, including murders, murder/suicides, shootings, stabbings, neglected children and more.

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Federal health market surpasses 1 million signups

Federal health market surpasses 1 million signups

December 29th, 2013 3:23 pm by Associated Press

A December surge propelled health care sign-ups through the government's rehabilitated website past the 1 million mark, the Obama administration said Sunday, reflecting new vigor for the problem-plagued federal insurance exchange.

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The Week in Review: Local Buzzworthy stories that made headlines

The Week in Review: Local Buzzworthy stories that made headlines

December 29th, 2013 2:25 pm by Staff Reports

A glance at the week's top local stories on JohnsonCityPress.com:

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The Top 13 stories of 2013

The Top 13 stories of 2013

December 28th, 2013 9:17 pm by Staff Reports

A year could not pass without major milestones, and there’s no better record of these events than a local newspaper.

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Family gets new home for new year

Family gets new home for new year

December 28th, 2013 9:08 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Before starting work on the building of her own home with Holston Habitat for Humanity, Dawn Andrist would agree that she was not exactly a construction expert.

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Counties could be missing federal-land payments

Counties could be missing federal-land payments

December 28th, 2013 9:00 pm by John Thompson and Brad Hicks - Press Staff Writers

Local governments that receive federal payments for federally owned property within their boundaries are at risk of losing this funding in 2014, and this possible loss of funding could have a significant impact on Carter and Unicoi counties.

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Elizabethton official warns of deed-fee scam

Elizabethton official warns of deed-fee scam

December 28th, 2013 8:55 pm by John Thompson

Although the companies are not breaking the law, Carter County Register of Deeds Jody Bristol is warning new property owners not to pay any attention to official-looking letters that ask for a “document fee” of $83 for a copy of their deed.

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