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Jonesborough enters partnership with farmers market

Jonesborough enters partnership with farmers market

November 11th, 2013 10:09 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday voted to enter a partnership with the nonprofit Jonesborough Farmers Market organization to establish a year-round market for locally grown produce at the former Exxon station on the Boone Street corr

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Carter County honors its veterans with two ceremonies

Carter County honors its veterans with two ceremonies

November 11th, 2013 9:20 pm by John Thompson

Carter County once again held two ceremonies to honor its veterans on Veterans Day. The Elizabethton/Carter County United Veterans Council held its ceremony at Elizabethton High School in front of the student body. That was followed by the Oversight Commi

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Local man recounts Battle of the Bulge memories

Local man recounts Battle of the Bulge memories

November 11th, 2013 9:13 pm by Becky Campbell

In the years before the United States engaged in World War II, then-Telford resident Jack Wilhoit was a high school teenager who taught himself to play guitar and was on the school basketball team.

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Kingsport woman killed in Hawkins County wreck

Kingsport woman killed in Hawkins County wreck

November 11th, 2013 9:09 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The THP reported that Ellen M. Bernard was driving south on Beech Creek Road around 11:15 a.m. when she failed to negotiate a curve.

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Local military history, service celebrated at Veterans Memorial Monday

Local military history, service celebrated at Veterans Memorial Monday

November 11th, 2013 9:01 pm by Tony Casey

“We should recognize them today and every day,” Tennessee state Sen. Rusty Crowe said of those who serve, or have served.

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Wine deal sinks 'Duck Commander' appearance at Viking Hall

Wine deal sinks 'Duck Commander' appearance at Viking Hall

November 11th, 2013 5:41 pm by Staff Report

The event's faith-based organizers noted that about half of the children served by the program go through a adolescent drug and alcohol program.

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Chattanooga set to vote on domestic partner benefits

Chattanooga set to vote on domestic partner benefits

November 11th, 2013 4:06 pm by Associated Press

Officials in Chattanooga plan to take up a proposal that would extend health benefits for city workers to same-sex partners.

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Firefighters battle blaze in Gray

Firefighters battle blaze in Gray - VIDEO

November 11th, 2013 3:33 pm by Tony Casey

The fire on Boonesboro Road off Shadden Road was reported around 2:45 p.m.

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2 members of indie band Yellow Dogs killed in NYC

2 members of indie band Yellow Dogs killed in NYC

November 11th, 2013 2:34 pm by COLLEEN LONG and TOM HAYS, Associated Press

The Yellow Dogs came to the U.S. from Iran three years ago after appearing in a film about the underground music scene there.

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Haiyan storm surges caught Philippines by surprise

Haiyan storm surges caught Philippines by surprise

November 11th, 2013 1:20 pm by CHRISTOPHER BODEEN and OLIVER TEVES, Associated Press

The tragedy is another reminder that nature's fury is sometimes so immense that it can overwhelm even the most diligent preparations.

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