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Developer deviates design after rash of residential realty

Developer deviates design after rash of residential realty

May 4th, 2014 8:55 pm by Nathan Baker

The developer of a proposed apartment building across from East Tennessee State University changed the focus for the State of Franklin Road property last week after considering the recent boom in rental units along the well-trafficked corridor.

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Meet Your Neighbor: For Shelby Ward, working elections 'right thing to do'

Meet Your Neighbor: For Shelby Ward, working elections 'right thing to do'

May 4th, 2014 8:38 pm by John Thompson

It takes a lot of hard-working, community-spirited people to make Tuesday's primary election possible, people like Elizabethton's Shelby Ward.

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Proposed nitrogen plant brings division, discussion to Greene Co.

Proposed nitrogen plant brings division, discussion to Greene Co.

May 4th, 2014 8:34 pm by Tony Casey

Supporters and opponents of the proposed U.S. Nitrogen LLC plant in Greene County both accuse their antagonists as wearing blinders when it comes to what matters.

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Authorities call off search for body in reported drowning in quarry

Authorities call off search for body in reported drowning in quarry

May 4th, 2014 7:04 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel Staff

Witnesses said they heard a large splash in the water and what appeared to be a male's body before it slipped below the surface, firefighters said.

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Local law enforcement says military munitions for unforeseen emergencies only

Local law enforcement says military munitions for unforeseen emergencies only - VIDEO

May 3rd, 2014 11:06 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the federal government grants repurposed military equipment to local law enforcement agencies, city and county authorities say most of that equipment is for the most dire of emergencies.

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Corazon Latino Festival highlights heartbeat of local Latin community

Corazon Latino Festival highlights heartbeat of local Latin community - VIDEO

May 3rd, 2014 10:45 pm by Max Hrenda

This weekend, residents of Tennessee's oldest town were treated to a spectacle of some of the cultures and traditions that could be found as close as next door.

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Organizer: Relay 'celebration' of fight against cancer

Organizer: Relay 'celebration' of fight against cancer

May 3rd, 2014 10:04 pm by Tony Casey

Saturday's 12-hour Relay For Life event at Indian Trail School wasn't a fundraiser. It was more of a celebration of all the fundraisers that take place throughout the year to raise money to fight cancer.

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Coptic conference members to get metaphysical

Coptic conference members to get metaphysical

May 3rd, 2014 9:52 pm by Tony Casey

Volunteer organizer Peggy Fitzgerald said by the time she gets to the Coptic Southern Conference this year, she'll have fielded about 500 phone calls about the event she's organized for the last 23 years.

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Unicoi candidates brace for GOP primary

Unicoi candidates brace for GOP primary

May 3rd, 2014 9:42 pm by Brad Hicks

The offices of Unicoi County mayor, sheriff, county clerk and several seats on the Unicoi County Commission will be the subject of voting in Tuesday's Republican primary.

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Police say seat belt stop led to drug-related arrest

Police say seat belt stop led to drug-related arrest

May 3rd, 2014 7:48 pm by Staff Report

A city man was arrested on suspicion of dealing drugs after police said he was stopped during a seat belt checkpoint.

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