Johnson City Press Friday, November 28, 2014
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Q&A with Jonesborough alderman hopefuls

Q&A with Jonesborough alderman hopefuls

October 12th, 2014 9:41 pm by Max Hrenda

Although three people are each hoping to win one of two available seats on the Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen, all candidates agreed that the town is moving in the right direction.

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Farm exhibit looks to cultivate interest in history of local agriculture

Farm exhibit looks to cultivate interest in history of local agriculture

October 12th, 2014 9:37 pm by Brad Hicks

From the small family-owned farms of bygone days to the now-prominent agribusinesses, an exhibit documenting the agricultural history of Unicoi County will soon be on display in Johnson City.

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Local runners prepare to fundraise, fly through NYC Marathon

Local runners prepare to fundraise, fly through NYC Marathon

October 12th, 2014 9:27 pm by Tony Casey

Tens of thousands of runners gained entry into the New York City Marathon, but only a few catch the attention of the race's organizers, the New York Road Runners Club, like Johnson City's Wes Waters.

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Guns OK, but horses get 'nay' on Tweetsie Trail

Guns OK, but horses get 'nay' on Tweetsie Trail

October 12th, 2014 9:13 pm by Tony Casey

Proponents of an idyllic scene where a horseback rider could carry a gun on the Tweetsie Trail are halfway there.

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Vanderbilt junior runs for seat in Tennessee House

Vanderbilt junior runs for seat in Tennessee House

October 12th, 2014 9:06 pm by Adam Tamburin, The Tennessean

While many students at Vanderbilt University will be heading home this weekend for a fall break full of rest and relaxation, junior Matthew Huffer will be hitting the campaign trail.

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No taxation from representation? Amendment 3 would prohibit Tenn. income tax

No taxation from representation? Amendment 3 would prohibit Tenn. income tax

October 12th, 2014 3:49 pm by Gary B. Gray

The jury is still out on Amendment 3, but one relatively short yet powerful paragraph could be a game-changer.

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Texas hospital worker infected with Ebola; CDC says protocol breached in treating 1st patient

Texas hospital worker infected with Ebola; CDC says protocol breached in treating 1st patient

October 12th, 2014 12:39 pm by CAROLE FELDMAN, Associated Press

The woman had extensive contact with Thomas Eric Duncan before Duncan died Wednesday from Ebola.

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Hiker's body found in Unicoi County

Hiker's body found in Unicoi County

October 12th, 2014 12:30 pm by Keeli Parkey, News Editor, Erwin Record

According to Unicoi County Sheriff's Department officials, the body of a hiker was found around 2 p.m. on the Appalachian Trail near Beauty Spot in Unicoi County on Saturday.

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Organizers hope event keeps kids from fishing for fix

Organizers hope event keeps kids from fishing for fix

October 11th, 2014 9:56 pm by Tony Casey

"Catch 'em, clean 'em and fry 'em," seemed to the be the motto of Saturday's "Say Yes to Fishing, Say No to Drugs" event, held at the Legion Street Pool.

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Forever-homeward bound: New hope, home for emaciated horse

Forever-homeward bound: New hope, home for emaciated horse

October 11th, 2014 9:38 pm by Max Hrenda

More than a month after she was found inside a Carter County barn, a horse that captured the attention of a community was given passage to what many hope will be her last home.

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