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Teen accused of Roan Mountain murder may face attempted murder charge for alleged assault on jailer

Teen accused of Roan Mountain murder may face attempted murder charge for alleged assault on jailer

November 7th, 2014 10:09 pm by John Thompson

The latest charge being sent to the grand jury stems from an incident at the Carter County Jail on Oct. 23, in which Anthony Lacy allegedly assaulted a jailer while he was being held in pretrial confinement on a murder charge.

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News Regional & National Election 2014
Abortion rights supporters want vote invalidated

Abortion rights supporters want vote invalidated

November 7th, 2014 7:31 pm by Associated Press

Opponents of Amendment 1 are asking a federal judge to void the vote that amended the Tennessee Constitution to make it easier for lawmakers to restrict abortions.

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Community Columns Good Neighbor
Operation Kindness

Operation Kindness

November 7th, 2014 6:20 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

ETSU Football Coach Carl Torbush will be the guest speaker at Monday night's benefit dinner.

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Community steps up to help family of former Science Hill, Milligan cheerleader

Community steps up to help family of former Science Hill, Milligan cheerleader

November 7th, 2014 5:26 pm by Tony Casey

During her time as a student at South Side Elementary, Science Hill High School, Milligan College and East Tennessee State University, 19-year-old Amanda Minutolo was known for making an impact on a lot of lives.

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Photo Gallery: Special Olympics Goes Bowling

November 7th, 2014 5:15 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Area 3 Special Olympics' 2014 bowling events kicked off Friday at Holiday Lanes

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TVA boosts CEO pay: Johnson, highest-paid federal employee, could earn extra million

TVA boosts CEO pay: Johnson, highest-paid federal employee, could earn extra million

November 7th, 2014 5:07 pm by Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press

TVA President Bill Johnson, already the highest-paid federal employee in America, will be eligible to boost his cash compensation by more than $1 million this year.

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Tennessee couples want Supreme Court to rule on same-sex marriage

Tennessee couples want Supreme Court to rule on same-sex marriage

November 7th, 2014 4:14 pm by Associated Press

Three same-sex couples who sued Tennessee to force the state to recognize their out-of-state marriages will join couples from Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to decide their cases.

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Crime Local News Elizabethton
Update: Willen sentenced to more than 10 years; eligible for parole in more than 2

Update: Willen sentenced to more than 10 years; eligible for parole in more than 2

November 7th, 2014 3:59 pm by John Thompson

Nicholas Wade Willen had been charged with second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder in the death of Elijah McKinney and attempted second-degree murder in the stabbing of Nathan Fields.

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Update: Power board reschedules downtown shutoff to midnight

Update: Power board reschedules downtown shutoff to midnight

November 7th, 2014 3:09 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Power Board has moved a scheduled shutoff of services from Friday evening to midnight Saturday.

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Crime
Authorities search for Tennessee man who told 911 he killed his wife

Authorities search for Tennessee man who told 911 he killed his wife

November 7th, 2014 2:08 pm by Associated Press

The TBI added Joseph Parker to its Top Ten Most Wanted list.

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