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Hensley: 'Last resort' to file suit against county

September 23rd, 2014 10:43 pm by Brad Hicks

While Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said a lawsuit against the county is still a possibility, he said pursuing legal action to secure additional funding for the 2014-15 fiscal year is the last resort.

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Very fine house: SHHS field house construction ahead of schedule

Very fine house: SHHS field house construction ahead of schedule

September 23rd, 2014 10:31 pm by Gary B. Gray

Construction of Science Hill's new $2.1 million field house is ahead of schedule and expected to be complete well before next football season.

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Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

September 23rd, 2014 2:09 pm by Staff Report

Almost two years after a 4-year-old boy was killed, the trial dates were set for his mother - who prosecutors allege played a part in his death.

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Bristol, Tenn. man arrested on drug charges after girlfriend called 911

Bristol, Tenn. man arrested on drug charges after girlfriend called 911

September 23rd, 2014 9:39 am by Becky Campbell

47 hydrocodone pills, 15 oxycodone pills and $2,100 cash

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'Hammer' time: Military leader discusses leadership at MSHA forum

'Hammer' time: Military leader discusses leadership at MSHA forum

September 23rd, 2014 10:22 pm by Tony Casey

Maj. Gen. Scott "Hammer" Hartsell spoke with Mountain States Health Alliance's managers and leaders about the role they play in inspiring workers at an annual leadership forum.

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Elizabethton swept by South

Elizabethton swept by South

September 23rd, 2014 10:16 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The final result of the Sullivan South and Elizabethton volleyball match, 3-0, only told part of the story on Tuesday night at Treadway Gym.

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Prayer event leader hopes abortion amendment attracts attention

Prayer event leader hopes abortion amendment attracts attention

September 23rd, 2014 10:13 pm by Max Hrenda

Organizers are hoping the backdrop of an amendment regarding the regulation of abortion in Tennessee will increase local participation in an international day of prayer.

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Middle school students walk mile in ancestors' shoes

Middle school students walk mile in ancestors' shoes

September 23rd, 2014 10:08 pm by John Thompson

For the past 30 years, the eighth-graders from T.A. Dugger Jr. High School have marched along the route some of the Overmountain Men took from Rocky Mount to Sycamore Shoals.

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Jeff Daniels to appear at Knoxville screening for children's charity

Jeff Daniels to appear at Knoxville screening for children's charity

September 23rd, 2014 9:57 pm by Chuck Campbell, Knoxville News Sentinel

Actor Jeff Daniels will walk the red carpet in Knoxville on Nov. 5 at an advance screening of "Dumb and Dumber To," a benefit for Variety The Children's Charity of Eastern Tennessee.

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Tie leaves Big Seven unsettled

Tie leaves Big Seven unsettled

September 23rd, 2014 9:57 pm by Pat Kenney

Undisputed possession of first place in the Big Seven Conference girls soccer standings is still up for grabs.

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Furman wrecks Bucs' home opener

Furman wrecks Bucs' home opener

September 23rd, 2014 9:55 pm by Joe Avento

It wasn't exactly what East Tennessee State volleyball coach Lindsey Devine had in mind when her team finally got to play at home, but it wasn't a complete surprise, either.

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