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Two local services honor sacrifices of armed forces

Two local services honor sacrifices of armed forces - VIDEO

May 27th, 2013 10:36 pm by Kayla Carter

Two Memorial Day services provided opportunities for many Johnson City residents to remember loved ones who died while dedicating their lives to the nation’s armed forces.

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Jonesborough honors veterans with musical tribute

Jonesborough honors veterans with musical tribute - VIDEO

May 26th, 2013 9:21 pm by Kayla Carter

More than 300 people, including veterans, their friends and families, filled the Jonesborough Visitors Center on Sunday to hear patriotic music and honor American soldiers who have died preserving the nation’s freedom.

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Driver's insurance could cover Trail Days parade injuries

Driver's insurance could cover Trail Days parade injuries

May 26th, 2013 7:52 pm by Associated Press

Damascus Mayor Jack McCrady says he expects the insurer of a man whose car hit dozens of hikers during a parade to cover the victims' medical costs.

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Search continues for teen missing in Texas flood

Search continues for teen missing in Texas flood

May 26th, 2013 7:38 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

The search intensified Sunday for a teenage boy believed to have been swept away by floodwaters as he tried to swim across a swollen creek near San Antonio, authorities said.

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Obama: Gov't with Oklahoma 'every step' of the way

Obama: Gov't with Oklahoma 'every step' of the way

May 26th, 2013 4:08 pm by NEDRA PICKLER, Associated Press

President Barack Obama visited tornado-devastated Moore, Okla., Sunday, consoling people staggered by the loss of life and property and promising that the government will be behind them "every step of the way."

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Rockets in Lebanon capital signal Syrian spillover

Rockets in Lebanon capital signal Syrian spillover

May 26th, 2013 4:03 pm by KARIN LAUB, Associated Press

Two rockets hit Hezbollah strongholds in Beirut on Sunday, tearing through an apartment and peppering cars with shrapnel, a day after the Lebanese group's leader pledged to lift President Bashar Assad to victory in Syria's civil war.

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Ohio man, 87, skydives to aid sick great-grandson

Ohio man, 87, skydives to aid sick great-grandson

May 26th, 2013 4:01 pm by Associated Press

An 87-year-old World War II veteran has parachuted from a plane in an Ohio to support his ailing great-grandson.

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Boy Scout Memorial Day Flag Ceremony

May 26th, 2013 8:30 am by Lee Talbert

Boy Scout Memorial Day Flag Ceremony

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Americans aren’t taught civics, don’t know history

Americans aren’t taught civics, don’t know history

May 26th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

While our technology may be getting smarter, some believe humans are getting dumber.

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Scouts place flags on veterans' graves during annual tradition

Scouts place flags on veterans' graves during annual tradition

May 25th, 2013 9:17 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The gazebo area of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home was overrun by Scouts on Saturday afternoon, as those gathered from the Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and American Heritage Girls waited patiently for the go-ahead to march to the U.S. Nati

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