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Monumental Celebration

October 13th, 2013 8:00 am by Dave Boyd

Monumental Celebration Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Elizabethton celebrated the 100th year of the Veterans monument with a parade and ceremony.

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Sullivan County authorities identify suspect shot, killed by deputies

Sullivan County authorities identify suspect shot, killed by deputies

October 13th, 2013 12:15 am by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

Sullivan County authorities released the identity Saturday afternoon of a Bristol man who was fatally shot the night before by officers investigating an active methamphetamine lab.

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Drug-addicted babies on rise in Tennessee

Drug-addicted babies on rise in Tennessee

October 12th, 2013 7:58 pm by Becky Campbell

A local neonatologist said prescription medication use is the likely cause of a jump in the number of babies born addicted to drugs, and the state is on track for the highest number ever.

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Kids cast lines into Legion Street Pool as part of annual event

Kids cast lines into Legion Street Pool as part of annual event

October 12th, 2013 7:50 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

“I got a fish,” 4-year-old Bentley Smith said after his fishing line was able to successfully catch a large rainbow trout Saturday morning.

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No Great Pumpkins: Rain hurts local crop

No Great Pumpkins: Rain hurts local crop

October 12th, 2013 7:42 pm by Brad Hicks

Fall has arrived, and with the cooler temperatures and shorter days, a symbol of the season has made its return to adorn porch steps and yards across the country.

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Veterans Monument celebrates 100, veterans of all wars

Veterans Monument celebrates 100, veterans of all wars

October 12th, 2013 5:58 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

While the Fourth of July and Memorial Day may have already passed this year, Elizabethton and Carter County residents continued the patriotism Saturday as they made their way to downtown Elizabethton Saturday afternoon to honor veterans and to hold a cent

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Food stamp debit cards not working in many states

Food stamp debit cards not working in many states

October 12th, 2013 4:29 pm by Associated Press

People in Ohio, Michigan and several other states found themselves unable to buy groceries with their food stamp debit-style cards on Saturday, after a routine check by vendor Xerox Corp. resulted in a system failure.

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Vocational college director questions another investigation

Vocational college director questions another investigation

October 12th, 2013 2:50 pm by Nathan Baker

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Director Dean Blevins questioned the need for a criminal investigation into work performed by students on his houseboat after the release of a state audit that he said cleared him of wrongdoing.

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Gabrielle Giffords to attend gun show under NY sales model

Gabrielle Giffords to attend gun show under NY sales model

October 12th, 2013 1:59 pm by Associated Press

Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011, is set to tour a New York gun show, the first such visit since she was shot.

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VA, community stand down for homeless vets

VA, community stand down for homeless vets

October 11th, 2013 9:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Nearly 150 veterans from across Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia and 47 federal-, state- and community-based service agencies converged in downtown Johnson City on Friday for a Homeless Veterans Community Stand Down organized by the Veterans Aff

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