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Haslam 'doesn't know' next step to fix Tenn. health care

Haslam 'doesn't know' next step to fix Tenn. health care

February 4th, 2015 9:40 pm by Andy Sher, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam said this afternoon he is "very disappointed" that his Insure Tennessee proposal died today in the special session of the General Assembly that he'd called to consider it.

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Sports ETSU Sports
SoCon-leading Wofford pays visit to Bucs

SoCon-leading Wofford pays visit to Bucs

February 4th, 2015 9:29 pm by Joe Avento

The East Tennessee State basketball team picked up some much-needed momentum with a non-conference victory in its last outing. Thursday night, the Bucs will find out just how much that momentum means.

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Sports ETSU Sports
ETSU adds 45 players to second recruiting class

ETSU adds 45 players to second recruiting class

February 4th, 2015 9:28 pm by Joe Avento

Signing day is always a time for optimism, and East Tennessee State football coach Carl Torbush was all smiles on Wednesday after announcing his 45-player recruiting class.

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Sports UT Sports
Vols land another top recruiting class

Vols land another top recruiting class

February 4th, 2015 9:26 pm by AP

After playing the most true freshmen of any Football Bowl Subdivision team this past season, Tennessee has added a heralded recruiting class full of newcomers who also could contribute right away.

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The Buzz: Here's what hot today on JohnsonCityPress.com

The Buzz: Here's what hot today on JohnsonCityPress.com

February 4th, 2015 5:15 pm by Johnson City Press

Don't get lost in the sea of noise from other media. The Buzz has what you need to know from local news.

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Crime
Tennessee high school baseball coach charged with statutory rape

Tennessee high school baseball coach charged with statutory rape

February 4th, 2015 4:55 pm by Associated Press

The case involves a 15-year-old girl.

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Crime Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: THP says drunken NE Tennessee man crashed car that wife used to run over him

Off the Wall News: THP says drunken NE Tennessee man crashed car that wife used to run over him

February 4th, 2015 4:33 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper was dispatched Saturday afternoon to a single-vehicle crash in Church Hill.

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News Regional & National Health
Haslam health plan Insure Tennessee is dead

Haslam health plan Insure Tennessee is dead

February 4th, 2015 4:16 pm by Dave Boucher, The Tennessean

Tennessee will not expand health benefits to hundreds of thousands of low-income residents, with state senators rebuking Gov. Bill Haslam's controversial health care proposal.

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Crime
SW Virginia man pleads guilty in Johnson City child porn case

SW Virginia man pleads guilty in Johnson City child porn case

February 4th, 2015 2:25 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Ten days after being released from state prison, a Big Stone Gap, Va., man did not inform law enforcement of his plans to move to Johnson City, but he did manage to start taking sexually explicit photographs of a three-year-old girl, federal prosecutors c

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Photos Local News

First permanent piece of public art hits Founders Park - PHOTOS

February 4th, 2015 1:54 pm by Tony Casey

Artists Duke Oursler and Marc Moulton helped install the first permanent piece of public art at the entrance of Founders Park Wednesday.

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