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UT: No comment on NCAA, Tyndall investigation

UT: No comment on NCAA, Tyndall investigation

March 26th, 2015 10:51 pm by Ben Frederickson, Knoxville News Sentinel

Donnie Tyndall was still Tennessee's basketball coach Thursday night. It remains to be seen if he can hold onto the job.

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Longtime Elizabethton educator remembered for dedication to students

Longtime Elizabethton educator remembered for dedication to students

March 26th, 2015 9:01 pm by John Thompson

Thomas Harville didn't quite reach the designation of centenarian. But that was one of the few things the distinguished educator and public servant failed to achieve in his long and successful life.

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State gun bill still on upward trajectory

State gun bill still on upward trajectory

March 26th, 2015 8:23 pm by Nathan Baker

On Wednesday, Jonesborough Rep. Micah Van Huss asked the House's State Government subcommittee to roll his much-anticipated bill designating the Barrett Model 82A1 rifle as the official firearm of the state into 2016.

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Haslam to continue school funding discussion despite lawsuit

Haslam to continue school funding discussion despite lawsuit

March 26th, 2015 7:54 pm by Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam said Thursday that he's not going to let a lawsuit several East Tennessee school systems filed against the state over funding derail the administration's efforts to address grievances about the state's school funding formula.

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New York fire, building collapse injure 12; gas blast blamed

New York fire, building collapse injure 12; gas blast blamed

March 26th, 2015 7:40 pm by JONATHAN LEMIRE, COLLEEN LONG | Associated Press

An apartment building in Manhattan collapsed in a fiery burst of rubble on Thursday and flames spread to nearby buildings in what officials said appeared to be a gas-related explosion.

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Blount County plant to add 200 jobs if federal loan approved

Blount County plant to add 200 jobs if federal loan approved

March 26th, 2015 2:08 pm by Associated Press

The Alcoa plant in Blount County is expected to add 200 jobs if a federal loan get final approval.

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Tennessee school voucher bill scheduled for Senate vote Monday

Tennessee school voucher bill scheduled for Senate vote Monday

March 26th, 2015 1:51 pm by Associated Press

Legislation that would give parents the option to move a child from a failing public school to a private school is scheduled for a vote on the Senate floor on Monday.

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Alone at controls, co-pilot 'intentionally' destroyed plane

Alone at controls, co-pilot 'intentionally' destroyed plane

March 26th, 2015 1:50 pm by LORI HINNANT and DAVID McHUGH, Associated Press

The co-pilot of the Germanwings jet barricaded himself in the cockpit and intentionally rammed the plane full speed into the French Alps, ignoring the captain's frantic pounding on the door and the screams of terror from passengers, a prosecutor said Thur

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Crowe changes vote; Insure Tennessee plan moves forward

Crowe changes vote; Insure Tennessee plan moves forward

March 26th, 2015 12:17 pm by Gary B. Gray

State Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, changed his tune Wednesday and voted for the implementation of Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee program after voting against the move last month.

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Coffee shop prospects stop progress on Lot 8 plot

Coffee shop prospects stop progress on Lot 8 plot

March 26th, 2015 11:47 am by Nathan Baker

The potential developer of a landlocked State of Franklin Road property opposite East Tennessee State University will wait a few more months before finalizing plans for the land to see what the college has brewing in a nearby plot.

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