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Johnson City Farmer's Market accepts EBT cards as season begins

It's the time of year for farmers and shoppers alike to head to the market and News 5 learned that with a swipe of the a card people who receive SNAP benefits can now buy fresh food at the Johnson City Farmer's Market.

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Car accident injuries five people in Greene County

Five people are recovering after a car crash in Greene County, Tennessee.

Church fights to keep beer and wine from being sold at store next door

Church fights to keep beer and wine from being sold at store next door

A church in Damascus, Va. is fighting to keep alcohol from being sold at the Dollar General store next door.

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Christians celebrate Easter weekend

Christians around the area celebrated Good Friday, the official beginning of Easter weekend.

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Hot topics answered in Tennessee General Assembly

New laws will soon be on the books in Tennessee.


Tragic accident spurs stricter electric codes for marinas

As the result of the death of two boys electrocuted near a marina, Tennessee has passed stricter codes for marinas.

Peter's Hollow Egg Fight ready to get cracking

Norman Peters' backyard in Carter County is calm now. But Easter Sunday afternoon, a big fight will break out for the Peters Hollow Egg Fight, a nearly 200-year-old tradition.

New facts released in plane crash on Holston Mountain

The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report about a March plane crash on Holston Mountain.

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Woman sentenced in deadly accident

A local woman is facing eight years in jail after being sentenced on a vehicular homicide charge.


Region's first pediatric neurosurgeon coming to Johnson City

Niswonger Childrens Hospital in Johnson City is expanding pediatric care.


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