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Severe storm rakes area; Umoja Festival features memorial box-off event

August 10th, 2013 10:22 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Severe storms brought flood waters to downtown Johnson City Saturday, but the 17th annual Umoja Festival continued on despite the rain.

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Rain takes toll on Johnson City Umoja Festival

Rain takes toll on Johnson City Umoja Festival

August 13th, 2013 9:06 am by Rex Barber

Rain began falling around 3 p.m. Saturday and by 4 p.m. an estimated 2.5 inches of water had soaked Johnson City. Many downtown roads flooded. Vendor tents at Umoja were knocked down.

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Umoja 2013 Saturday

August 10th, 2013 8:02 pm by Tony Duncan

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First day of Umoja Festival a success for storytellers

First day of Umoja Festival a success for storytellers

August 9th, 2013 9:20 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Just as craft and food vendors were starting to wait on visitors at the 17th annual Umoja Festival Friday, the chairs in the gazebo area between East Main and East Market streets were quickly being claimed, as many festivalgoers took a break in the shade

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Umoja Festival!

August 9th, 2013 5:27 pm by Ron Campbell

Friday activities at the Umoja Festival.

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UMOJA Fest schedule

UMOJA Fest schedule

August 9th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

UMOJA Fest gets under way today.

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Umoja Festival vendors to offer something for everyone this weekend

Umoja Festival vendors to offer something for everyone this weekend

August 8th, 2013 9:33 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The 17th annual Umoja Festival begins today at 3:30 p.m.

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“Jazz” Akins Memorial Box-Off to debut at 17th Umoja Festival

“Jazz” Akins Memorial Box-Off to debut at 17th Umoja Festival

August 7th, 2013 9:11 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The 1st annual “Jazz” Akins Memorial Box-Off will be held Saturday at 5 p.m. in the old J.C. Penney's building in downtown Johnson City.

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Storytelling to again be big part of Umoja

Storytelling to again be big part of Umoja

August 6th, 2013 9:29 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Whether you just want to sit and listen, or actually get on stage to tell your own tale, the East Tennessee State University Gazebo Storytelling Stage at this year’s 17th annual Umoja Festival has a little something for everyone.

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Umoja Festival to host musical entertainment, vendors in downtown Johnson City this weekend

Umoja Festival to host musical entertainment, vendors in downtown Johnson City this weekend

August 3rd, 2013 8:07 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The 17th annual Umoja Festival will be held Friday and Saturday in downtown Johnson City.

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Black, White and Bling attendees unite for Umoja

Black, White and Bling attendees unite for Umoja - VIDEO

July 6th, 2013 10:09 pm by Kayla Carter

The Charles in downtown Johnson City shone bright Saturday night with the Black, White and Bling dinner held to generate support for the upcoming Umoja festival Aug. 9-10.

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