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Minister files racial harassment suit against Bluff City, alderman

Minister files racial harassment suit against Bluff City, alderman

May 27th, 2014 3:38 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The lawsuit was filed by Carol Keith, a black minister in Bluff City.

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Community Local News
Meet Your Neighbor: Jerry Davis' electric career spans 5 decades

Meet Your Neighbor: Jerry Davis' electric career spans 5 decades

May 27th, 2014 2:57 pm by Nathan Baker

When Jerry Davis returned to Johnson City in 1958 with his new bride, he took a job with the local electric utility because he and his wife, Phyllis, planned to settle down and start a family.

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Election 2014
UPDATE: Ford told supporters about concession before going public

UPDATE: Ford told supporters about concession before going public

May 27th, 2014 2:52 pm by Gary B. Gray

Craig Ford, who considered contesting the May 6 Republican primary results in which incumbent Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal was re-elected by 12 votes, conceded the election Tuesday but said he will consider running for the spot again in 2018.

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One ACRE Cafe plans new work training co-op

One ACRE Cafe plans new work training co-op

May 27th, 2014 2:50 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

One ACRE Cafe, the restaurant on West Walnut Street where everyone eats regardless of their ability to pay and works for their meals if they need to, is launching a new jobs cooperative to be conducted in partnership with other local nonprofit organizatio

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News Regional & National
Methodists want state to reconsider electric chair law

Methodists want state to reconsider electric chair law

May 27th, 2014 2:27 pm by Getahn Ward, The Tennessean

A group of United Methodist leaders is urging Gov. Bill Haslam and state lawmakers to reconsider a bill that starting July 1 would allow Tennessee to execute death row inmates via the electric chair in the event the state is unable to obtain drugs used fo

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Crime Regional & National
UPDATE: Florida triple-murder suspect in custody after West Knox motel standoff

UPDATE: Florida triple-murder suspect in custody after West Knox motel standoff

May 27th, 2014 1:14 pm by News Sentinel Staff

Officials confirm the Days Inn hotel standoff is over.

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A flower after a heavy rain - VIDEO

May 27th, 2014 10:59 am by Photo by Terry Hoss

A flower after a heavy rain.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Man holding breath in tunnel causes crash

Off the Wall News: Man holding breath in tunnel causes crash

May 27th, 2014 10:30 am by Associated Press

A 19-year-old man told investigators he caused a three-car crash when he fainted while holding his breath as he drove through a tunnel.

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A (side) Walk to remember

A (side) Walk to remember

May 27th, 2014 10:26 am by C. M. Jessee

Sidewalk Chalk Memorial at Walmart on W. Market St.

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Education ETSU
ETSU announces spring dean's list

ETSU announces spring dean's list

May 27th, 2014 10:03 am by Contributed - ETSU

To receive this honor, students must successfully complete a minimum of 12 hours of undergraduate coursework with a grade point average of at least 3.7 on a 4.0 scale.

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