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Freedom Hall hitting stride with events for all ages

Freedom Hall hitting stride with events for all ages

October 28th, 2014 8:57 am by Tony Casey

When the circus comes to town every year, Freedom Hall Civic Center Director Lisa Chamness said she's often just as excited as the thousands of children who also attend.

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Ex-officer's mother displeased with Unicoi County over settlement

Ex-officer's mother displeased with Unicoi County over settlement

October 28th, 2014 8:49 am by Brad Hicks

An alleged discrepancy in a monetary settlement paid to a former Unicoi County Sheriff's Department deputy by Unicoi County has the ex-officer's mother upset.

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High school players of the week

October 27th, 2014 11:13 pm by Staff Report

A look at the top performances from the ninth week of the area high school football season (Oct. 24):

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Frenzied students ready for start of basketball season

Frenzied students ready for start of basketball season

October 27th, 2014 11:00 pm by Joe Avento

They were trying to create some excitement for East Tennessee State basketball as Bluenanza was held for the second year in a row at the Brooks Gym quad, and they succeeded in a big way.

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'Dogs dealt tough blow for Week 10

'Dogs dealt tough blow for Week 10

October 27th, 2014 10:59 pm by Douglas Fritz

Hampton quarterback Coby Jones suffered something between a fracture and a high-ankle sprain in last week's win over South Greene, and won't be able to play in Thursday's game against Cloudland.

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Vols will wait to decide  on starting quarterback

Vols will wait to decide on starting quarterback

October 27th, 2014 10:57 pm by AP

Tennessee's depth chart reflects the uncertain status of its quarterback situation heading into Saturday's game with South Carolina.

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Thanks a million: Washington County Commission approves $1M gift for ETSU arts center

Thanks a million: Washington County Commission approves $1M gift for ETSU arts center

October 27th, 2014 9:35 pm by Gary B. Gray

A majority of Washington County commissioners on Monday approved giving East Tennessee State University $1 million over the next 10 years for its new fine arts center, though a handful of commissioners pushed back, claiming it wasn't right to do so while

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Second Harvest, WCQR launch this year's Project Thanksgiving campaign

Second Harvest, WCQR launch this year's Project Thanksgiving campaign

October 27th, 2014 9:28 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

WCQR-FM radio and Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee have kicked off their annual drive to provide Thanksgiving dinners to 6,000 area homes in need.

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Bluenanza opens homecoming week at ETSU with a bang

October 27th, 2014 9:23 pm by Joe Avento

The crowd was worked up into a frenzy.

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Pastor who performed gay marriage keeps ordination

Pastor who performed gay marriage keeps ordination

October 27th, 2014 9:18 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

A Methodist pastor who was disciplined after he officiated at the wedding of his gay son will be allowed to remain an ordained minister.

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