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Committee kicks off art exhibition with 'Diversion'

Committee kicks off art exhibition with 'Diversion' - VIDEO

May 9th, 2014 9:19 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Johnson City Public Art Committee debuted its inaugural installation of what will be more than a dozen sculptures along West State of Franklin Road, as well as several downtown streets, with "Diversion," a creation by Kyle Lusk, from Brevard, N.C.

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DBHS's 6th re-enactment hopes to give students taste, feel of Civil War era

DBHS's 6th re-enactment hopes to give students taste, feel of Civil War era

May 9th, 2014 9:05 pm by Tony Casey

When soldiers received their rations for the 1861 Civil War, Terry King said they were given hardtack bread from the Mexican-American War from 14 years before.

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Cable company commerce could cause customer change-up

Cable company commerce could cause customer change-up

May 9th, 2014 8:37 pm by Nathan Baker

A shake-up in the domestic cable television industry could mean changes for local subscribers when the country's two largest providers merge later this year.

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TVA: Jonesborough Tennessee's 'greenest' community

TVA: Jonesborough Tennessee's 'greenest' community

May 9th, 2014 8:34 pm by Nathan Baker

Jonesborough was named "Community of the Year" on Tuesday by the Tennessee Valley Authority at the federal agency's Third Annual Green Power Switch Leadership Awards.

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Police say active meth lab found in stolen car

Police say active meth lab found in stolen car

May 9th, 2014 6:34 pm by Staff Report

Police said they arrested a Chuckey man after a traffic stop resulted in the discovery of a stolen car containing an active methamphetamine lab.

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Arkansas judge strikes down gay marriage ban

Arkansas judge strikes down gay marriage ban

May 9th, 2014 6:07 pm by Andrew Demillo, Associated Press

An Arkansas judge on Friday struck down the state's ban on gay marriage, opening the door for gay couples to wed.

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UPDATE: I-26, I-81 interchange clear, road re-opened

UPDATE: I-26, I-81 interchange clear, road re-opened

May 9th, 2014 5:37 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport Central Dispatch said the interchange between interstates 26 and 81 is clear of all debris from two incidents of accidents and collisions involving multiple vehicles.

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Scientists still working to ID victims from 9/11

Scientists still working to ID victims from 9/11

May 9th, 2014 12:05 pm by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

On Saturday, 7,930 pouches containing bone remains of 9/11 victims are to be moved in a solemn procession from the city medical examiner's office to the new trade center site.

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Trip to pain clinic leads to addiction, arrest, recovery

Trip to pain clinic leads to addiction, arrest, recovery

May 9th, 2014 11:44 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Patricia Ward's six-year downward spiral into drug addiction began with a doctor's reference to a "pain clinic" for medication to help her back.

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Man back in prison for 90 years after court error

Man back in prison for 90 years after court error

May 9th, 2014 11:09 am by Staff Report

"He was given an opportunity to live again and it was taken away from him."

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