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Sponsor says bill making Bible official book of Tennessee likely to pass

Sponsor says bill making Bible official book of Tennessee likely to pass

April 9th, 2015 3:49 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The measure has moved swiftly through the legislative process and could be on the House and Senate floors as early as next week.

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Little Buc gets high five from the coach

April 9th, 2015 2:45 pm by Joe Avento

Aislynn isn't enrolled at ETSU yet, but she does go to ETSU's Little Bucs Preschool.

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Brief pursuit - Man accused in NE Tennessee burglary nabbed wearing only underwear

Brief pursuit - Man accused in NE Tennessee burglary nabbed wearing only underwear

April 9th, 2015 2:37 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

He allegedly admitted to being on "Ice" - a potent type of meth.

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Jilted boyfriend charged with attempted murder in attack on ex's Kingsport family

Jilted boyfriend charged with attempted murder in attack on ex's Kingsport family

April 9th, 2015 2:02 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man faces a litany of felonies after allegedly pointing a loaded gun at members of his ex-girlfriend's family - including children - then placing the barrel to a person's head and pulling the trigger. The gun didn't fire.

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Mountain States hospitals named top performers on patient safety, patient experience

Mountain States hospitals named top performers on patient safety, patient experience

April 9th, 2015 1:56 pm by Contributed to the Press

Four hospitals in the region are recognized among top performers in the nation for patient safety and one for both patient safety and patient experience.

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House passes bill to allow Tennessee constables to be armed

House passes bill to allow Tennessee constables to be armed

April 9th, 2015 1:50 pm by Associated Press

The chamber voted 92-1 on Thursday to approve the measure sponsored by Republican Rep. Timothy Hill of Blountville.

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Johnson City appliance store closes owing at least $86K to customers

Johnson City appliance store closes owing at least $86K to customers

April 9th, 2015 1:33 pm by Becky Campbell

Customers, now victims, of Professional Appliance Direct, located at 3101 Browns Mill Road, Suite 3, began earlier this month reporting to the Johnson City Police Department that they had been defrauded and swindled.

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Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores

Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores

April 9th, 2015 11:07 am by Associated Press

The store closings amount to about 2 percent of the 8,232 drugstores it runs in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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Crime
Stepfather accused of pointing rifle at 9-year-old in NE Tennessee

Stepfather accused of pointing rifle at 9-year-old in NE Tennessee

April 9th, 2015 11:02 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A Hawkins County man was charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly threatened his 9-year-old stepdaughter by pointing a .22 caliber rifle at her before taking her to school Monday morning.

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The Beach Boys to perform for Niswonger Children's Hospital benefit concert

The Beach Boys to perform for Niswonger Children's Hospital benefit concert

April 9th, 2015 10:45 am by Contributed to the Press

Tickets go on sale April 13 at 10 a.m.

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