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Milligan runners eyeing Tweetsie section adoption

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Milligan runners eyeing Tweetsie section adoption

July 29th, 2014 11:22 pm by Tony Casey

Location, location, location has Milligan College buzzing about the opening of the Tweetsie Trail in early September.

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Should horses be allowed on the Tweetsie Trail?

Should horses be allowed on the Tweetsie Trail?

July 15th, 2014 10:53 am by Johnson City Press

Allowing horses on the trail has been a point of contention since the trail began to take shape. Tell us what you think.

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Horses bucked off Tweetsie Trail, for now

Horses bucked off Tweetsie Trail, for now

July 1st, 2014 10:26 pm by Tony Casey

The Rails-to-Trails or Tweetsie Trail task force decided to set many things in stone Tuesday night at its monthly meeting, but banning horses permanently was not one of those things.

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Whoa, there: Pindzola says course not ready for horse

Whoa, there: Pindzola says course not ready for horse

June 30th, 2014 9:59 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City Public Works Director Phil Pindzola said people who are taking their horses onto the unfinished Tweetsie Trail are damaging the road.

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Tweetsie Trail Trek to open trail on August 30 - VIDEO

Tweetsie Trail Trek to open trail on August 30 - VIDEO

June 4th, 2014 8:40 pm by Tony Casey

Based on his 5,000-meter personal best time, 13 minutes and 19 seconds, it's possible that former East Tennessee State University "Irish Brigade" runner Ray Flynn could have completed a 4.3-mile stretch on the Tweetsie Trail from Lion's Field to the Alaba

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Tweetsie Trail Trek set to open trail on Labor Day weekend

Tweetsie Trail Trek set to open trail on Labor Day weekend

June 4th, 2014 1:19 pm by Tony Casey

Based on his 5,000-meter personal best time, 13 minutes and 19 seconds, it's possible that former East Tennessee State University "Irish Brigade" runner Ray Flynn could have completed a 4.3-mile stretch on the Tweetsie Trail from Lion's Field to the Alaba

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Tweetsie Trail running slightly ahead of schedule

Tweetsie Trail running slightly ahead of schedule

June 4th, 2014 9:09 am by Tony Casey

The first section of construction of the 10-mile recreational trail - called the Tweetsie Trail - between Johnson City and Elizabethton is just ahead of schedule to be finished by Labor Day.

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City construction vehicle vandalized on Tweetsie Trail

City construction vehicle vandalized on Tweetsie Trail

May 30th, 2014 12:02 pm by Staff Report

The vehicle is owned by the city of Johnson City.

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Train tune touts Tweetsie Trail, task force

Train tune touts Tweetsie Trail, task force

April 18th, 2014 9:43 pm by Tony Casey

When Dr. Dan Schumaier picked Elizabethton's Andy Curtis to write the song for the Tweetsie Trail project, he knew the task would be a little different than the usual songwriting he does.

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Task force dines around to support trail

Task force dines around to support trail

April 2nd, 2014 1:11 pm by Tony Casey

The Tweetsie Trail stacked funds one bite at a time Tuesday with the first of two Dine-Around days where participating restaurants were set to give a portion of the take to the project.

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Court ruling won't derail Tweetsie Trail project

Court ruling won't derail Tweetsie Trail project

March 11th, 2014 9:57 pm by Tony Casey

If a U.S. Supreme Court decision to revert ownership of Rails-to-Trails property back to its original owners can't stop Johnson City and Elizabethton's Tweetsie Trail project, it's unlikely anything can knock it off its tracks.

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