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Soon-to-open Jonesborough distillery to offer taste of history

Soon-to-open Jonesborough distillery to offer taste of history

January 3rd, 2015 9:42 pm by Nathan Baker

With a few short months before the first legal production run of Jonesborough's Tennessee Hills Distillery is set to hit store shelves, principal owner Stephen Callahan is contemplating the best strategy for setting his alcohol apart from other brands in

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With photos: Sycamore Shoals offers second helping of Christmas

With photos: Sycamore Shoals offers second helping of Christmas

January 3rd, 2015 9:34 pm by Jessica Fuller

Saturday's 60-degree weather didn't look a whole lot like Christmas, but that didn't chase the cheer from Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area and its eighth-annual 12 Days of Christmas celebration.

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Girl dies three days after van collision with ambulance

Girl dies three days after van collision with ambulance

January 3rd, 2015 8:51 pm by Jay Miller, News Sentinel

A five-year-old Roane County girl died Saturday from injuries she suffered in a crash last week in Greenback.

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Edward Brooke, 1st black elected US senator, dies

Edward Brooke, 1st black elected US senator, dies

January 3rd, 2015 7:13 pm by SYLVIA WINGFIELD and MARK PRATT, Associated Press

Former U.S. Sen. Edward W. Brooke, a liberal Republican who became the first black in U.S. history to win popular election to the Senate, died Saturday. He was 95.

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4 large objects detected in AirAsia wreckage hunt

4 large objects detected in AirAsia wreckage hunt

January 3rd, 2015 3:52 pm by TATAN SYUFLANA, Associated Press

Indonesian officials said Saturday that they were confident wreckage of AirAsia Flight 8501 had been located after sonar equipment detected four massive objects on the ocean floor.

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Piney flats man receives fourth DUI charge, JCPD officers say

Piney flats man receives fourth DUI charge, JCPD officers say

January 3rd, 2015 3:42 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police charged a Piney Flats man with his fourth DUI offense and four other charges.

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Girl, 7, survives Ky. plane crash that kills 4 in her family

Girl, 7, survives Ky. plane crash that kills 4 in her family

January 3rd, 2015 1:35 pm by The Associated Press

A 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash in Kentucky that killed her parents and two other family members has been released from the hospital, an official said Saturday.

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Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

January 2nd, 2015 9:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

2015 is starting out pretty well for 78-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell.Eight months after a fire destroyed her Jonesborough home, Gosnell now has a place to hang her hat.

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Christmas not over at Sycamore Shoals

Christmas not over at Sycamore Shoals

January 2nd, 2015 9:26 pm by John Thompson

Christmas is not over at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area. The annual Winterfest Christmas decorations of lampposts are still on display at the visitors center, and they are just getting ready to celebrate the holiday at Fort Watauga.

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Johnson City bleeds orange for Vols vs. Hawkeyes TaxSlayer Bowl

Johnson City bleeds orange for Vols vs. Hawkeyes TaxSlayer Bowl

January 2nd, 2015 9:21 pm by Max Hrenda

Although some Volunteer fans entered Friday's bowl game with a sense of cautious optimism, by the game's end, they may have been ready to throw that caution to the wind.

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