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Waterline break affects some in Bluff City

Waterline break affects some in Bluff City

December 4th, 2014 5:05 pm by Staff Report

City administrators are advising residents along Underwood Springs Road that the area will be without water service because of a waterline break.

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Police say busted taillight results in bust of Atlanta man on felony drug charges

Police say busted taillight results in bust of Atlanta man on felony drug charges

December 4th, 2014 3:42 pm by Staff Report

A traffic stop over a non-functioning brake light resulted in a Georgia man's arrest on felony drug charges, police said.

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Single-car crash results in death of local woman, deputies say

Single-car crash results in death of local woman, deputies say

December 4th, 2014 3:07 pm by Staff Report

Deputies said speed may have been a factor in a single-vehicle crash that proved fatal for a city woman.

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Gatlinburg, wastewater operator dismissed from wrongful death suit

Gatlinburg, wastewater operator dismissed from wrongful death suit

December 4th, 2014 2:44 pm by Associated Press

The city of Gatlinburg and its wastewater operator have been dropped from a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the families of two workers who were killed when a wall collapsed.

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House rebukes Obama on immigration

House rebukes Obama on immigration

December 4th, 2014 2:41 pm by ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

House Republicans have passed a bill denouncing President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration and declaring them "null and void."

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Louisiana petitions to skip step in same-sex marriage ban appeals

Louisiana petitions to skip step in same-sex marriage ban appeals

December 4th, 2014 2:36 pm by Janet McConnaughey, Associated Press

The state of Louisiana agrees with gay rights activists about one thing: asking the U.S. Supreme Court to take the rare step of hearing an appeal of Louisiana's ban on same-sex marriages before a federal appeals court rules.

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Police find sheriff's office badge, drugs after Kingsport crash

Police find sheriff's office badge, drugs after Kingsport crash

December 4th, 2014 1:41 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The man reportedly claimed the badge - which was attached to his wallet - was his grandfather's, but "could not give a reason" as to why he was carrying it.

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AP sources: Military sex assault reports up 8 percent

AP sources: Military sex assault reports up 8 percent

December 4th, 2014 12:35 pm by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

Details set for release Thursday and a new anonymous survey suggests victims are becoming far more willing to file complaints than in years past.

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White SC police chief charged with murder after shooting of unarmed black man

White SC police chief charged with murder after shooting of unarmed black man

December 4th, 2014 12:26 pm by MEG KINNARD, Associated Press

His lawyer says prosecutors took advantage of national outrage toward police to get the indictment.

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Off the Wall News: Thieves steal 2 1/2-ton bridge

Off the Wall News: Thieves steal 2 1/2-ton bridge

December 4th, 2014 12:16 pm by Associated Press

A Michigan man says his family's 5,000-pound footbridge has been stolen from his property in suburban Detroit.

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