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Girl dies three days after van collision with ambulance

Girl dies three days after van collision with ambulance

January 3rd, 2015 8:51 pm by Jay Miller, News Sentinel

A five-year-old Roane County girl died Saturday from injuries she suffered in a crash last week in Greenback.

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Edward Brooke, 1st black elected US senator, dies

Edward Brooke, 1st black elected US senator, dies

January 3rd, 2015 7:13 pm by SYLVIA WINGFIELD and MARK PRATT, Associated Press

Former U.S. Sen. Edward W. Brooke, a liberal Republican who became the first black in U.S. history to win popular election to the Senate, died Saturday. He was 95.

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4 large objects detected in AirAsia wreckage hunt

4 large objects detected in AirAsia wreckage hunt

January 3rd, 2015 3:52 pm by TATAN SYUFLANA, Associated Press

Indonesian officials said Saturday that they were confident wreckage of AirAsia Flight 8501 had been located after sonar equipment detected four massive objects on the ocean floor.

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Piney flats man receives fourth DUI charge, JCPD officers say

Piney flats man receives fourth DUI charge, JCPD officers say

January 3rd, 2015 3:42 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police charged a Piney Flats man with his fourth DUI offense and four other charges.

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Girl, 7, survives Ky. plane crash that kills 4 in her family

Girl, 7, survives Ky. plane crash that kills 4 in her family

January 3rd, 2015 1:35 pm by The Associated Press

A 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash in Kentucky that killed her parents and two other family members has been released from the hospital, an official said Saturday.

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Sports UT Sports
Carter, Lady Vols top Missouri in SEC opener

Carter, Lady Vols top Missouri in SEC opener

January 3rd, 2015 12:05 am by AP

Andraya Carter matched a career high with 16 points Friday night as No. 8 Tennessee outlasted Missouri 63-53 in a game that featured the ejection of three players.

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Sports High schools
Chuckey-Doak powers past Happy Valley

Chuckey-Doak powers past Happy Valley

January 2nd, 2015 11:12 pm by Trey Williams

After losing at home to Happy Valley in late November, the Black Knights got eight points from its front court in an opening 10-2 run and started the new year with a 65-52 non-conference victory at Bayless Gym.

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Riley's big night lifts Bucs past VMI

Riley's big night lifts Bucs past VMI

January 2nd, 2015 10:46 pm by Joe Avento

What was billed as a potential 3-point shooting exhibition turned into something much different Friday night at Freedom Hall. ETSU survived its worst outside shooting performance of the season and beat VMI, 98-88, in a SoCon basketball game.

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Short-handed Hampton pulls away in second to beat UH

Short-handed Hampton pulls away in second to beat UH

January 2nd, 2015 10:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With the question of how would Hampton respond without its starting point guard and leading scorer against UH, the Bulldogs gave an emphatic answer in the second quarter. That's when the Bulldogs outscored the Bucs 21-6 on their way to a 72-44 win.

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Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

January 2nd, 2015 9:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

2015 is starting out pretty well for 78-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell.Eight months after a fire destroyed her Jonesborough home, Gosnell now has a place to hang her hat.

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