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Local law enforcement won't be hurt by military equipment directive

Local law enforcement won't be hurt by military equipment directive

May 18th, 2015 9:48 pm by Becky Campbell

A presidential directive to the federal government to stop issuing retired military equipment to state and local law enforcement agencies will have little effect on police departments and sheriff's offices in Northeast Tennessee.

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ETSU admin's underwater photography featured in National Geographic

ETSU admin's underwater photography featured in National Geographic

May 18th, 2015 9:35 pm by Dylan Chesser

Vibrant blues and greens paint the underwater scenes captured in the photography of East Tennessee State University administrator Carter Warden - a hobby that has landed in the pages of National Geographic.

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Sports High schools
Altman might be Hilltoppers' 'X factor'

Altman might be Hilltoppers' 'X factor'

May 18th, 2015 9:24 pm by Dave Ongie

Lucas Altman has made history by becoming the first male soccer player to be named the national high school player of the week twice in a single season by Top Drawer Soccer, his second award coming last week for his work in the district tournament.

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Former ETSU golfer Power wins BMW with hole-in-one

Former ETSU golfer Power wins BMW with hole-in-one

May 18th, 2015 9:21 pm by Joe Avento

Power has been playing on the Web.Com Tour all year, and his ace at the 17th hole of the Thornblade Club in Greer, South Carolina, propelled him into a tie for 10th place, his first top-10 finish of the season.

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Science Hill set for state soccer tournament

Science Hill set for state soccer tournament

May 18th, 2015 9:19 pm by Douglas Fritz

The Hilltoppers (16-2-2) will take on East Hamilton (10-7-2) in today's Class AAA quarterfinal match at the Richard Siegel Soccer Complex in Murfreesboro. It's part of the TSSAA Spring Fling, and the contest starts at 5:30 p.m. (EDT) on Field No. 3.

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Haslam OKs creating 48-hour waiting period for abortion

Haslam OKs creating 48-hour waiting period for abortion

May 18th, 2015 9:13 pm by Associated Press

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam has signed a bill into law creating a mandatory waiting period before getting an abortion in Tennessee.

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Should posts on social media be grounds for dismissal?

Should posts on social media be grounds for dismissal?

May 18th, 2015 2:49 pm by Johnson City Press

You never know who might be checking out these sites.

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More than 10,700 in Tennessee apply for tuition-free technical college

More than 10,700 in Tennessee apply for tuition-free technical college

May 18th, 2015 2:37 pm by Associated Press

The number exceeds initial estimates by more than 2,000.

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Toddler drowns in pool in SW Virginia

Toddler drowns in pool in SW Virginia

May 18th, 2015 1:48 pm by Marci Gore, NET News Service

Deputies say a 2-year-old boy drowned Monday morning in a swimming pool in the Yuma community of Scott County.

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