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Johnson City historic zoning commission: 'murals don't belong on historic buildings'

The historic zoning commission is saying, 'no' to murals in parts of Johnson City.

Commission members met on Thursday night for only a workshop, so they couldn't formally vote. But they did all agree that murals don't belong on historic buildings.

Still time to save Johnson City U-Haul sign

There's still time to save a historic sign in Johnson City.

The Johnson City commission has granted an extension to the group trying to save the Giant/U-Haul sign.

Family challenge from Tennessee State Parks

Earn points and win prizes while getting active and outdoors with loved ones and friends.

Bellafina Chocolates preparing for Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is near and many shops are gearing up for the holiday.

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Hawkins County High School teacher investigation

The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office tells News 5 they are investigating a Cherokee High School teacher.

Concert to raise money for the F.L.I.G.H.T Foundation

A concert to benefit the F.L.I.G.H.T Foundation will be held on Feb. 12.


Family loses everything after fire tears through house

Firefighters in Scott County have been busy in the last 24 hours. Crews have worked three fires since Wednesday.

Physicians group suing Wellmont, wants $80 million

Highlands Physicians, Inc. sued Wellmont Health System, asking for nearly $80 million.

Concern student performance will change with paper TN Ready

Johnson County and Johnson City schools are two of the areas affected by the program malfunction with the computerized TN Ready assessment test.  Now teachers and administrators are concerned a last minute switch to the paper test will affect the performance of the students.

Umoja volunteer organizes water donation for Flint

During the past week, customers at the Wal-Marts on West Market Street, and in Elizabethton, have had the option to pay a little more than three dollars to donate a case of water.


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