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House fire leaves couple little to spend on two children at Christmas

House fire leaves couple little to spend on two children at Christmas

November 17th, 2014 2:35 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Christmas Box drive picks up momentum

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Meet Your Neighbor: Unicoi's Burl Mast went from tune-ups to playing tunes at The Red Barn

Meet Your Neighbor: Unicoi's Burl Mast went from tune-ups to playing tunes at The Red Barn

November 16th, 2014 10:14 pm by Brad Hicks

A little more than 30 years ago, friends and neighbors first began joining Unicoi County resident Burl Mast at his shop every Tuesday to pick a little bluegrass music after work.

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Local author looks back to when region was groovy

Local author looks back to when region was groovy

November 16th, 2014 10:09 pm by Tony Casey

A lot of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll of the famed 1960s didn't hit the Johnson City area until the following decade, said Jonesborough's Brad Jolly.

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Dollars for doggies: Local family raising funds for service dog for epileptic 8-year-old

Dollars for doggies: Local family raising funds for service dog for epileptic 8-year-old

November 16th, 2014 10:03 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A Sulphur Springs family is working to raise $25,000 for a service dog to help alert them to seizures that put their youngest member at risk.

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Update: Water pipe repair complete, University Parkway reopened

Update: Water pipe repair complete, University Parkway reopened

November 16th, 2014 10:00 pm by Max Hrenda

After a portion of the road remained closed throughout most of the past weekend, University Parkway's commuters - and residents of the Tree Streets neighborhood - may at last be ready to breathe a sigh of relief.

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Equine Elegance provides caisson service for final salute to fallen veterans

Equine Elegance provides caisson service for final salute to fallen veterans

November 16th, 2014 9:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

Respect, honor and valor carry military weight, not unlike the traditional wagons, or caissons, formerly used to convey ammunition.

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Companies accuse Haslam of directing Pilot fraud

Companies accuse Haslam of directing Pilot fraud

November 16th, 2014 7:11 pm by Associated Press

Two trucking companies are accusing Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam of directly orchestrating a scheme to cheat customers out of promised rebates and discounts, according to recent court filings.

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ETSU: Rugby Club may face more penalties after rape accusation

ETSU: Rugby Club may face more penalties after rape accusation

November 15th, 2014 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

The fallout from the allegation that a rape occurred during a party after an East Tennessee State University Rugby Club match could lead to serious punishment for the student organization.

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Downtown business owners vault over historical significance

Downtown business owners vault over historical significance

November 15th, 2014 9:44 pm by Tony Casey

Legend has it that the bank vault door in what is now a condominium on the corner of East Main and North Roan streets was so heavy that water needed to be poured on the floor and frozen so the 22-ton door could be slid into place.

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Donor kidney means new lease on life for local woman

Donor kidney means new lease on life for local woman

November 15th, 2014 9:33 pm by Tony Casey

A double cheese pizza and a Diet Coke are just what the doctor ordered for Johnson City's Jill Sauceman.

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