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Gravois survives rain-soaked criterium to win omnium

Gravois survives rain-soaked criterium to win omnium

June 9th, 2013 8:19 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Rain turned the streets of Johnson City into an obstacle course filled with slick corners and fallen riders, but Shawn Gravois managed to avoid enough of the chaos for a fifth-place finish in the Franklin Woods Community Hospital Criterium to win the John

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Floridians shine in mountains

Floridians shine in mountains

June 8th, 2013 9:12 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jimmy Schurman, a 22-year-old from Deerfield Beach, Fla., won the Pro category in the 55-mile road race that ends with an eight-mile uphill climb up Roan Mountain.

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Life’s a river: Erwin kayaker takes whitewater seriously

Life’s a river: Erwin kayaker takes whitewater seriously

June 8th, 2013 9:07 pm by Kelly Hodge

Erwin resident Mike Patterson has parlayed his love of life on the river into a spot on the national kayaking team.

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Reader photo gallery: Bluebirds spread their wings

June 2nd, 2013 5:27 pm by Don and Teresa Wilcox

Special Bluebird day!

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Reader Photo Gallery: The Beauty at Our Feet

June 1st, 2013 8:46 am by Norma and Richard Seevers

Long-time hikers finally discover the forest

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Memorial Day allows extra time to spend with family outdoors

Memorial Day allows extra time to spend with family outdoors

May 27th, 2013 10:47 pm by Kayla Carter

On Monday, many people in Johnson City were thankful for the freedom to choose how to spend their Memorial Day.

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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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Teaching children to fish takes patience

May 23rd, 2013 2:34 pm by Johnny Molloy

Have you ever heard of “Nature deficit disorder”? It is a recently coined term for what is happening to children in America as we push further into the technologically dominant future.

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Sights along the trail to Mount Sterling's fire tower

Sights along the trail to Mount Sterling's fire tower

May 23rd, 2013 2:24 pm by Kayla Carter

Wandering not too far from where the Appalachian Trail crosses Interstate 40, two footpaths to the top of Mount Sterling can reward hikers with a 360-degree view of North Carolina and Tennessee peaks.

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FWS to consider concerns about endangered fish

FWS to consider concerns about endangered fish

May 20th, 2013 7:53 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service takes seriously the concerns of environmentalists that two East Tennessee mines are a threat to endangered fish, a spokesman says.

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