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Tweetsie Trail presents education, community service opportunities for ETSU - PHOTOS

Tweetsie Trail presents education, community service opportunities for ETSU - PHOTOS

April 8th, 2015 4:59 pm by Tony Casey

There's a tunnel that goes underneath the Tweetsie Trail near the three-mile mark, and East Tennessee State University's Dr. Mick Whitelaw hopes he gets to learn more about it and use it as a way to teach his students.

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The Latest: Police radio recording released in South Carolina cop's shooting of unarmed black man

The Latest: Police radio recording released in South Carolina cop's shooting of unarmed black man - VIDEO

April 8th, 2015 4:05 pm by Associated Press

North Charleston Patrolman Michael Slager has been charged with murder.

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Blountville man left Bristol crash scene after 12-year-old cyclist flipped over vehicle, police say

Blountville man left Bristol crash scene after 12-year-old cyclist flipped over vehicle, police say

April 8th, 2015 2:38 pm by Staff Report

Nathan Boothe was charged with leaving the scene of an accident with injuries after police tracked him down.

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Despite Lt. Gov. Ramsey's opposition, bill to make Bible official state book of Tennessee advances

Despite Lt. Gov. Ramsey's opposition, bill to make Bible official state book of Tennessee advances

April 8th, 2015 2:27 pm by Associated Press

Sen. Ron Ramsey said the legislation "belittles the most holy book that's ever been written."

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Train plows into tractor trailer at Kingsport crossing

Train plows into tractor trailer at Kingsport crossing

April 8th, 2015 2:08 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The truck driver was cited.

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GUILTY: Jury to decide on death penalty in Boston Marathon bomber's conviction

GUILTY: Jury to decide on death penalty in Boston Marathon bomber's conviction

April 8th, 2015 1:58 pm by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

The verdict is expected to beIn the next phase of the trial, the jury will hear evidence on whether Tsarnaev should get the death penalty or spend the rest of his life in prison.

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Eww! That's a lung?

April 8th, 2015 1:46 pm by Contributed to the Press

The East Tennessee State University Academic Health Sciences Center held its annual Health Careers Leadership Summit for regional high school students on Tuesday.

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I've been working on what used to be the Tweetsie railroad - PHOTOS

April 8th, 2015 1:38 pm by Tony Casey

Crews from Johnson City's Department of Public Works worked with inmates from to Carter County Detention Center to build the a pavilion on the Tweetsie Trail, paid for and organized by area Rotary Clubs.

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Johnson City man charged with 6th DUI

Johnson City man charged with 6th DUI

April 8th, 2015 12:15 pm by Staff Report

Joseph E. Carter was already classified as a habitual motor offender.

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Kingsport man nets second murder charge, implicated in third case

Kingsport man nets second murder charge, implicated in third case

April 8th, 2015 11:53 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Jonathan Lynn Slemp, 43, is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing of Gary Lavon Jones.

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