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Playing ketchup: Local researcher uses grant to study plant, crop sustainability

Playing ketchup: Local researcher uses grant to study plant, crop sustainability

August 17th, 2014 9:30 pm by Nathan Baker

A local researcher hopes her studies of a neuron-stimulating molecule in animals may lead to heartier, more-productive crops able to withstand harsh conditions.

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Police: Man used skillet in assault

Police: Man used skillet in assault

August 17th, 2014 6:58 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested after he hit another man on the head with a skillet.

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Texas Gov. Perry defends veto that led to charges

Texas Gov. Perry defends veto that led to charges

August 17th, 2014 4:08 pm by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press

Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Sunday defended the veto that led a grand jury to indict him on two felony counts of abuse of power, noting that even some Democrats have questioned the move by prosecutors.

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Who could be Wellmont's future partner?

Who could be Wellmont's future partner?

August 16th, 2014 10:02 pm by Nathan Baker

Outside the private merger talks conducted by Wellmont Health System's board of directors, much speculation surrounding the identities of the health care systems bidding for partnership in or control of the hospital system abounds.

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All's Fair in Gray: Appalachian Fair staff, crews prepare for opening

All's Fair in Gray: Appalachian Fair staff, crews prepare for opening

August 16th, 2014 9:51 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

Staff and crews of the Appalachian Fair are making final preparations for the fair's opening on Monday.

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Naked homage: Artist to use nude models as art instruments during show

Naked homage: Artist to use nude models as art instruments during show

August 16th, 2014 9:40 pm by Tony Casey

Robin vanArsdol, or R.V., as he's known internationally, has always done things a little bit differently.

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Prescription filled: Twins fans set world cowbell record

Prescription filled: Twins fans set world cowbell record

August 16th, 2014 9:18 pm by Max Hrenda

In a showing that would have sated all the yearnings of The Bill Dickinson - the fictional music mogul played by Christopher Walken in the popular Saturday Night Live skit, "More Cowbell" - fans of the Elizabethton Twins showed the world why their city wa

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Local nonagenarian aspiring for adventure in aviation

Local nonagenarian aspiring for adventure in aviation

August 16th, 2014 9:10 pm by Gary B. Gray

How many people do you know who are qualified - right now - to jump in an airplane and take a solo fight? How many people do you know that are planning that flight at the age of 95?

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Campbell wins regional Bricklayer 500 title again - VIDEO

Campbell wins regional Bricklayer 500 title again - VIDEO

August 16th, 2014 5:07 pm by Tony Casey

The joke at Saturday's East Tennessee Regional Bricklayer 500 competition is that masons have the second oldest profession in history.

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Gov declares emergency, imposes curfew in Ferguson

Gov declares emergency, imposes curfew in Ferguson

August 16th, 2014 5:05 pm by DAVID LIEB, Associated Press

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew Saturday in the St. Louis suburb where a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer a week ago.

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