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Hundreds turn out to witness 'Quake on the Lake'

Hundreds turn out to witness 'Quake on the Lake'

September 13th, 2014 10:58 pm by Max Hrenda

Although this weekend marks the first time Johnson City has hosted a national speedboat tour, organizers likened the turnout to that of an established event.

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Fathers, sons build relationships at Doe River Gorge - VIDEO

Fathers, sons build relationships at Doe River Gorge - VIDEO - VIDEO

September 13th, 2014 10:49 pm by Tony Casey

Robert Amaya is an actor who is well known for his roles in "October Baby," "Moms' Night Out" and the upcoming "Altar Egos," which will have Amaya as the leading man.

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ETSU geoscientists look to Founders Park for water lessons

ETSU geoscientists look to Founders Park for water lessons

September 13th, 2014 10:38 pm by Sam Watson

Downtown Johnson City's new Founders Park may be a scenic place to jog or walk your dog, and it's certainly a major part of the city's flood mitigation efforts, but its impact on the environment could go beyond the stormwater benefits.

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Video shows slaying of British aid worker

Video shows slaying of British aid worker

September 13th, 2014 10:26 pm by ZEINA KARAM and SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press

Islamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year, and British Prime Minister David Cameron late Saturday condemned his slaying as "an act of pure evil."

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Carter board picks Barnett as chairman

Carter board picks Barnett as chairman

September 13th, 2014 7:55 am by John Thompson

The Carter County Board of Education has a new chairman.

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Bluff City BMA devolves into shouting match between mayor and city manager (includes audio)

Bluff City BMA devolves into shouting match between mayor and city manager (includes audio)

September 13th, 2014 7:43 am by NICK SHEPHERD - NET News Service

What started as a normal meeting of the Bluff City Board of Mayor and Alderman devolved into a shouting match between the city manager and the mayor and saw a number of attendees thrown out by police.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws re-election bid

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws re-election bid

September 12th, 2014 9:41 pm by ROB GILLIES, Associated Press

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdrew his re-election bid Friday as he seeks treatment for a tumor in his abdomen, dramatically ending a campaign he had doggedly pursued despite a stint in rehab and calls for him to quit amid drug and alcohol scandals.

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Dig it: ETSU archaeological center houses thousands of prehistoric artifacts

Dig it: ETSU archaeological center houses thousands of prehistoric artifacts

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by Nathan Baker

Thousands of artifacts left behind by prehistoric humans have been meticulously catalogued on East Tennessee State University's Valleybrook satellite campus, a process that gave archaeology students valuable experience in their field and will provide futu

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A walk through history: Walking tours to begin through downtown Jonesborough

A walk through history: Walking tours to begin through downtown Jonesborough

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by Max Hrenda

In what may have been done to lay further claim to its self-titled status as storytelling capital of the world, the town of Jonesborough will begin offering regular doses of another story - its own.

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Medal of Honor recipient visits EHS to inspire, not recruit

Medal of Honor recipient visits EHS to inspire, not recruit

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by John Thompson

Medal of Honor recipient Bruce Crandall visited the school and spoke to the student body about the true meaning of heroism and sacrifice.

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