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The Johnson City Food Truck Junction is in full swing as I approach the line of trucks parked outside of the Johnson City Mall. The beginning chords of a gospel song echoes from the nearby stage, but the symphony of smells hitting my nose is what I’m really here for. The unmistakably smoky smell of […]

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East Tennessee State University hosted 2,000 people from 260 churches in the area on Oct. 1 for a night of worship. Adoration 2017 was the first of an annual conference in which Thomas Cook, an ETSU graduate, along with other young adults and college students sought to honor Jesus Christ, unite the local church and […]

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Milligan has partnered with Northeast State Community College to allow Northeast State students that are pursuing an engineering degree to co-enroll at both Northeast and Milligan. This will allow students to take both pre-engineering and engineering classes at Milligan while still enrolled at Northeast State. Milligan partnered with Northeast State in 2009 for an articulation […]

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Charlottesville gained national attention when the white supremacy rally took place on Aug. 12. After Charlottesville, the reporting has died down on these rallies. However, these rallies have continued and are continuing. On Sept. 30, a rally is coming close to Milligan, the location only being disclosed as “an hour outside of Knoxville.” The rally […]

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If you ask almost any local or Milligan upperclassmen about Tree Streets, they will immediately tell you that you have to go. This event is part yard sale, part flea market, part thrifting experience, and it is nothing like anything you’ve experienced before. Over 15,000 people went through Tree Streets on Sept. 9. Sellers mostly […]

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The bass is thumping. The electric guitar rocks. The room is filled with the overall auditory beauty that comes when various instruments come together. But the spotlight falls on one person alone: the keyboardist leading the congregation in song. Christy Dickison, the worship leader at the West Market location of North Ridge Community Church, raises […]

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