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General Shale CEO to retire

General Shale CEO to retire

January 3rd, 2014 4:03 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City-headquartered brickmaker General Shale announced Friday that its CEO, Richard Green, intends to retire in April after 40 years with the company.

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Police release surveillance images from Elizabethton purse theft

Police release surveillance images from Elizabethton purse theft

January 3rd, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Police have released video surveillance images of two people suspected of taking a purse containing $1,800 in cash from Walmart on New Year's Eve.

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Local students earn degrees from Milligan College

Local students earn degrees from Milligan College

January 3rd, 2014 1:56 pm by Contributed — Milligan College

Several local students were awarded degrees from Milligan College during its commencement ceremony held Dec. 13.

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Former candidate accused of faking military record for gun permit

Former candidate accused of faking military record for gun permit

January 3rd, 2014 12:54 pm by Staff Report

Washington County, Va., Sheriff Fred Newman said the investigation into Timothy Mark Mowery's actions began in late September during a heated Board of Supervisors’ race in the Wilson District of the county.

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Troopers capture mental institution escapee in Middle Tennessee

Troopers capture mental institution escapee in Middle Tennessee

January 3rd, 2014 12:23 pm by Staff Report

Jason Carter escaped a mental institution in South Carolina about 10 a.m. on Thursday.

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Elmo, Abby and friends coming to Freedom Hall

Elmo, Abby and friends coming to Freedom Hall

January 3rd, 2014 10:49 am by Contributed to the Press

All you need is a song when Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Murray and all your favorite “Sesame Street” friends bring the magic of music to life in the all-new “Sesame Street Live: Can’t Stop Singing.”

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Dance Society kicks off ninth year with contra dance

Dance Society kicks off ninth year with contra dance

January 3rd, 2014 10:47 am by Contributed to the Press

The Historic Jonesborough Dance Society opens its ninth year with a contra dance on Saturday, Jan. 4.

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Paragon Diner serves up comfort food with a Mediterranean touch

Paragon Diner serves up comfort food with a Mediterranean touch

January 3rd, 2014 10:43 am by Mystery Diner

It is always a good thing to welcome a new restaurant to Johnson City, especially if it is owned and run by a family who are savvy enough to challenge the chain restaurants at their own game and win. Such is the case of Paragon Diner, a new neighbor from

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Award-winning Dailey & Vincent brings tour to Bristol

Award-winning Dailey & Vincent brings tour to Bristol

January 3rd, 2014 10:42 am by Contributed to the Press

Dailey & Vincent is one of the top bluegrass bands in America. The duo will be performing at the Paramount Center for the Arts, 518 State St., Bristol, on Saturday at 8 p.m. Tickets are expected to sell out.

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Out & About: 5 Things to do this weekend

Out & About: 5 Things to do this weekend

January 3rd, 2014 10:38 am by Staff Reports

Here are five things to do this weekend:

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