Johnson County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnson County, TN. (Page 5)

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  1. City Council searching for home for Farmers MarketRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... to deny the placement of a large open air pavilion in Ralph Stout Park to serve as the permanent home of the Johnson County Farmers Market. As Icenhour explained, there were numerous reasons that the council turned down the market's proposal, ... 16 comments

  2. Old Butler Days celebrate "The Town that wouldn't drown"Read the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... followed, the town of Smith's Mill decided to separate from Carter County. As a result, in 1836 they formed Johnson County, named after the late Thomas Johnson, a local leader and property owner. Eventually the town's name changed to Butler, in ...

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  3. Dewayne LawsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Dewayne Lawson, 35, of Mountain City, Tenn., passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, at the Johnson County Community Hospital.

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  4. Barlow/Sutton event raises money for scholarship fundRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... desire to serve others before themselves in the medical field and at home. As the Vice Deputy Director of the Johnson County Rescue Squad and Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Joe Barlow worked for the county nearly 20 years before an accident with ...

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  5. Old newspaper features election news, death of beloved physician and other news of the dayRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    While looking through some of my old newspapers the other day, I ran across an October 31, 1946 edition of The Johnson County News.

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  6. Old Mill Ministries host successful 7th Annual Back to School BashRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... to School Bash was organized by Old Mill Ministries. Andy and Lisa Zeggert founded Old Mill Ministries with Johnson County residents in mind. Each year the organization continues to grow and the Zeggerts have many big plans for the future including ...

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  7. Royston exercises her new right to voteRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... right to vote is a dangerous decision that affects everyone in our country and beyond. Prayoon Royston is one Johnson County resident who understands the importance of voting and how precious that right is. Prayoon is originally from the country of ...

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  8. Johnson County offers multiple ways for volunteers to serveRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... State, it is no surprise that Tennesseans have a great spirit of community and longing to help others. Johnson County is a community that welcomes those who have a desire to serve others and make our area an even greater place to live. If you are ...

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  9. Storms hit county with vengeanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    Johnson County as well as surrounding areas were hit by devastating storms Sunday evening.

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  10. Sunflower Festival a success despite the rainRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... Queen- Samantha Hannah. A sunflower growing contest was also held at the 2014 Sunflower Festival with Johnson County United States Department of Agriculture Representative Jason Hughes (pictured above) taking the title. Hughes also graciously ...

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  11. Commission looks to state for concrete figures in unpaid court finesRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    The Johnson County Board of Commissioners tackled some big issues last Tuesday night including a presentation and proposed resolution presented by District Public Defender Jeff Kelly.

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  12. Watauga Lake Cleanup nets 130 bags of garbageRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    Since its completion in 1948, Watauga Lake has been a family-friendly source of recreation for the peoples of Johnson and Carter counties.

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  13. Perkins coaches, Worley plays in Fellowship of Christian Athletes gameRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    Johnson County played a big role in Friday's Fellowship of Christian Athletes Baseball All-Game hosted at King University in Bristol.

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  14. Judge, court clerk, deputy named in federal lawsuitRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    Robert Franklin of Elizabethton, Tennessee has filed a civil lawsuit against Johnson County Deputy Joe Greer, Johnson County Circuit Court Clerk Carolyn Hawkins and Johnson County Circuit Court Judge William Hawkins.

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  15. Johnson County missionary travels to ChinaRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... recently returned from a two-month mission trip that took her into the heart of China. A resident of Johnson County, she attends a Christian college in northeast Tennessee and is majoring in Chinese studies and English as a second language. Their ...

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  16. Tennessee lawmaker uses campaign funds to buy mattressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WCYB

    ... purchase was necessary. He told us it's for a intern to sleep on so the intern doesn't have to commute from Johnson County to Sullivan County as frequently during the campaign. We spoke with the Drew Rawlins, the executive director of the Bureau of ...

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  17. Mountain City painted red, white and blueRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... York City to Oahu's North Shore no doubt drawing from the traditions set up on that fateful day in 1776. The Johnson County Chamber of Commerce held their annual Independence Day Celebrations on July 5th beginning on Main Street in Mountain City and ...

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  18. Early voting begins July 18Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... 18, 2014 and runs through August 2, 2014. Election Day is August 7, 2014. 'This is a very long ballot,' said Johnson County Election Commissioner, Mike Long. 'There are 74 running in Johnson County. There will be 32 winners and 42 losers.' The ...

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  19. City Council tells Farmers Market no to pavilion in Ralph Stout ParkRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    After a fairly optimistic view of the proposal a few weeks ago, the Mountain City Town Council has re-evaluated their stance on allowing the Johnson County Farmers Market to potentially build an open air pavilion in Ralph Stout Park. 27 comments

  20. Mountain City painted red, white and blueRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    ... York City to Oahu's North Shore no doubt drawing from the traditions set up on that fateful day in 1776. The Johnson County Chamber of Commerce held their annual Independence Day Celebrations on July 5th beginning on Main Street in Mountain City and ...

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