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  1. Hot profits for Wetlands Water ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WCYB

    The weeks of hot weather are more than welcome for Jonesborough's Wetlands Water Park. People are spending the days cooling down by splashing around and business is booming.

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  2. 4th of July festivities in East Tennessee & SW VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | WCYB

    June 27 , Roan Mountain : The state park actually kicks things off a week early. Events begin at 9:30am and continue all day.

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  3. Jonesborough Days Festival coming July 4th weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WCYB

    Make your plans now. Historic Jonesborough is planning to celebrate its 45th annual Jonesborough Days Festival on July 4th weekend.

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  4. 4th of July festivities in NE Tennessee & SW VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WCYB

    June 27 , Roan Mountain : The state park actually kicks things off a week early. Events begin at 9:30am and continue all day.

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  5. 'Yarn Exchange' adds more shows to line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WCYB

    The radio show is held once a month at the International Storytelling Center. Programming Director Jules Corriere said that this summer they are adding additional show because they've had to turn so many people away.

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  6. Jonesborough leaders propose new K-8 schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | WCYB

    On May 27th, the Washington County School Board approved a resolution to build a new K-8 school that would replace Boone's Creek's Elementary and Middle schools. Jonesborough leaders say they are also in need on a new school, but the county says they only have enough funds for one new school, and they are moving forward with the Boone's Creek School.

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  7. Suspect Hardaway back from Mass. & arraignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WCYB

    The man accused in February's deadly shooting outside a Johnson City convenience store is back in the Tri-Cities and appeared in court in Jonesborough for the first time. We learned during Hardaway's arraignment that Folk was found face down with multiple gunshot wounds in the parking lot of a Unaka Avenue Roadrunner Market.

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  8. Struck & seriously injured in Wal-Mart parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | WCYB

    Johnson City police said they were called to the Wal-Mart on W. Market Street in Johnson City, just before noon. They found William Anderson, 71, of Jonesborough "received serious injuries" while walking through the parking lot.

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  9. New school plan raises concerns in Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | WCYB

    A new school proposed by the Washington County, Tennessee School Board is raising concerns throughout the county. Last night, the school board proposed a pre-K through 8th grade school that would replace Boone's Creek's elementary and middle schools.

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  10. Washington County, TN makes plans to build new K-8 schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WCYB

    There was a special called board of education meeting Wednesday, May 27th at the Washington County School Board office in Jonesborough. After a split 5-4 vote, the board voted to approve a resolution to build a new school at the Youngdale Farm site in Boones Creek.

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  11. A World War II veteran gets a special giftRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WCYB

    A World War II veteran who fought in the Battle of the Bulge got a special gift this morning. Jack Wilhoit joined the Army 73 years ago, and was quickly sent to Europe.

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  12. Water park worries: Wetlands hopes for a profitable seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | WCYB

    Wetlands water park in Jonesborough has had trouble turning a profit over the last couple of years, but park management is looking at ways to bring more people to the park. Water park Director Matt Townsend says the weather has been a huge concern, but that is not the only reason the facility is having trouble keeping their numbers up.

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  13. Jonesborough's Board of Mayor and Alderman discusses schools, water parkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | WCYB

    One was a resolution to potentially build a new school in Jonesborough, and the other is how the board plans to turn a profit on an attraction that is currently losing money. Jonesborough Mayor Kelly Wolfe says Washington County plans on spending 7 to 10 million dollars to renovate two schools: Jonesborough Elementary and David Crockett High School.

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  14. A lesson on prom safety, before the big nightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | WCYB

    The school year is coming to an end and that means it's prom season. Thursday, teachers, parents, and emergency workers were getting creative to teach students about safe prom practices.

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  15. Hundreds of emails for mom-daughter double-murder juryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | WCYB

    Lots and lots of emails - 207 of them, in fact. That's what jurors in the double-murder trial of a mother and daughter are being shown, this Thursday.

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  16. Defendants' sister-daughter emotional on standRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | WCYB

    Barbara and Jenelle Potter are charged in the double first-degree murder of a Johnson County couple in the so-called "Facebook murders." Sister/daughter Christie Groover is the first on the stand, Wednesday.

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  17. Trial day 2: police, medical examiner, & autopsy resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WCYB

    Expert witnesses are being called to the stand in the second day of testimony in a major trial. A mother and daughter are charged in the double murder of a Johnson County couple.

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  18. Fight over tax money from selling liquor by the drinkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WCYB

    The Tennessee state attorney general 's opinion says cities must give counties half the revenue it receives from the sale of liquor by the drink in Johnson City, and that money should go to the school fund. Johnson City leaders say it doesn't owe the county anything, and it has its own school system to run.

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  19. Trial for killing Johnson Co. couple underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | WCYB

    Trial started Monday morning for two defendants in the double murder of a Johnson County couple. You may know this as the "Facebook murders" case.

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  20. Crash in Jonesborough kills one, sends another hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | WCYB

    It happened at the area of the Vegas Fiesta restaurant. The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene and the Jeep driver was taken to the hospital.

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