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Health care takes center stage at Elizabethton/Carter County Legislative Breakfast

Health care takes center stage at Elizabethton/Carter County Legislative Breakfast

March 13th, 2015 9:13 pm by John Thompson

Health insurance on both the state and federal levels was one of the leading topics of conversation at the Elizabethton/Carter Legislative Breakfast held at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology on Friday.

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International Storytelling Center to host Sister City Dinner

International Storytelling Center to host Sister City Dinner

March 13th, 2015 9:09 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Tri-Cities Sister City Program has partnered this year with the town of Jonesborough to hold its annual International Dinner on March 21 at the International Storytelling Center.

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Proposal would require media to get permission to record

Proposal would require media to get permission to record

March 13th, 2015 9:03 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Supreme Court is considering requiring the news media to get permission from a judge before reporters can use a laptop, digital recorder or any other electronic device to cover a court proceeding.

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Protest organizers say more work lies ahead in Ferguson

Protest organizers say more work lies ahead in Ferguson

March 13th, 2015 9:00 pm by JIM SUHR, Associated Press

The protesters who spent eight months pressing for changes in Ferguson's police practices after the fatal shooting of Michael Brown take credit for this week's resignations of the city manager and the police chief.

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Brewers ban hand-slapping high-fives because of pink eye

Brewers ban hand-slapping high-fives because of pink eye

March 13th, 2015 8:56 pm by JOSE M. ROMERO, Associated Press

A clubhouse outbreak of pink eye is forcing the Milwaukee Brewers to find a new way to celebrate top plays at spring training.

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Jonesborough crash leaves man dead

Jonesborough crash leaves man dead

March 13th, 2015 3:10 pm by Max Hrenda

A Jonesborough man is dead after a single-car crash, which sheriff's deputies said appeared to be accidental.

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ETSU confirms Bartow's departure from Buc basketball

ETSU confirms Bartow's departure from Buc basketball

March 13th, 2015 12:01 pm by Staff Reports

Sources close to the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics had said Thursday that ETSU had dismissed Bartow, buying out the remaining two years of his contract.

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Missing: One $10,000 thermal imaging camera from Johnson City Fire Dept.

Missing: One $10,000 thermal imaging camera from Johnson City Fire Dept.

March 13th, 2015 11:03 am by Becky Campbell

The camera was used at a vehicle fire at 800 E. Lakeview Drive around 3:27 p.m. Thursday.

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Elizabethton council defers retail recruitment spending, hears from angry football mother

Elizabethton council defers retail recruitment spending, hears from angry football mother

March 13th, 2015 9:41 am by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City Council voted unanimously Thursday night to defer a decision on reaching an agreement with a private firm to help recruit retailers to the city.

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Downtown Johnson City businesses preparing for weekend pub crawl for St. Patrick's Day

Downtown Johnson City businesses preparing for weekend pub crawl for St. Patrick's Day

March 13th, 2015 9:26 am by Tony Casey

Drinking-related events are often connected to bad behavior and trouble, but organizers of this weekend's 7th Annual St. Patty's Day Pub Crawl say they've never had any issues and expect nothing shy of a safe and smoothly carried out event.

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