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High in fiber: State OKs Erwin Utilities for fiber-optic expansion

High in fiber: State OKs Erwin Utilities for fiber-optic expansion

August 29th, 2014 9:35 pm by Brad Hicks

The state has given Erwin Utilities the go-ahead to proceed with its planned Fiber-to-the-Premise pilot project.

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Motors going: Wheels in the Hills aims to bring new crowd to Jonesborough

Motors going: Wheels in the Hills aims to bring new crowd to Jonesborough

August 29th, 2014 9:28 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the town of Jonesborough is no stranger to festivals and events, two local businessmen are hoping the latest one will rev up a lot of excitement.

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Stand Down event looks to stand up for homeless vets

Stand Down event looks to stand up for homeless vets

August 29th, 2014 9:21 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home and 50 community, state and federal resource agencies will provide a stand down for veterans in the hospital's three-state service area Friday at Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church in downtown John

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Activities abound on Labor Day weekend

Activities abound on Labor Day weekend

August 29th, 2014 9:13 pm by Max Hrenda

As families and individuals prepare to put their feet up this Labor Day weekend, one man may be hoping more of them chose to put those feet forward.

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Activities abound on Labor Day weekend

August 29th, 2014 9:12 pm by Max Hrenda

As families and individuals prepare to put their feet up this Labor Day weekend, one man may be hoping more of them chose to put those feet forward.

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Judge hears health advocacy groups' lawsuit

Judge hears health advocacy groups' lawsuit

August 29th, 2014 9:08 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A federal judge said Friday that he plans to rule as early as next week on a lawsuit accusing the state of failing to provide certain services required by the federal health care law.

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Legislature divided on Haslam's Medicaid expansion push

Legislature divided on Haslam's Medicaid expansion push

August 29th, 2014 9:05 pm by Nate Rau, The Tennessean

Republican leaders expressed pessimism on Friday that any plan crafted by Gov. Bill Haslam's administration to expand Medicaid in Tennessee could win legislative approval.

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Go Tri

Go Tri

August 29th, 2014 6:30 pm by Staff Report

Fall Splendor photos wanted.

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Manhunt on for sex offender accused of assaulting 2 Bristol, Va., cops

Manhunt on for sex offender accused of assaulting 2 Bristol, Va., cops

August 29th, 2014 4:31 pm by Staff Report

The incident happened at the state probation office.

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Update: Deputies say man assaulted niece after dispute over cellphone

Update: Deputies say man assaulted niece after dispute over cellphone

August 29th, 2014 3:00 pm by Max Hrenda

Deputies said a Telford man was arrested after his niece told them he choked and beat her because of a disagreement involving a cellphone.

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