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New baseball season a time for redemption

New baseball season a time for redemption

May 19th, 2014 9:35 am by Charles Moore

Baseball season is here, and this season might be a good time for many teams and maybe for the sport to redeem itself. Last year was kind of a bummer (particularly with my St. Louis Cardinals folding at the finish) because of the drug scandal and a genera

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What the DirecTV/AT&T deal means for you

What the DirecTV/AT&T deal means for you

May 19th, 2014 9:24 am by Lance Williams, The Tennessean

Until the transaction is approved, the companies will operate separately. AT&T and DirecTV expect to close the deal within 12 months.

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Moving city election date will save needed tax dollars

May 19th, 2014 9:22 am by Robert Houk

The last time I columnized on the idea of Johnson City moving its city elections from April to November, one of my favorite local curmudgeons contacted me and asked me why I continued to "beat that dead horse."

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Heroin is back in East Tennessee

Heroin is back in East Tennessee

May 19th, 2014 8:48 am by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

With pain pill crackdown, users switching

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Experts expect Memorial Day travel up, but gas prices down

Experts expect Memorial Day travel up, but gas prices down

May 18th, 2014 9:49 pm by Nathan Baker

More Americans will go out of town this Memorial Day weekend, making for busy roadways and airports, but not necessarily higher gas prices.

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Meet Your Neighbor: For James Quarterman, service goes to the dogs

Meet Your Neighbor: For James Quarterman, service goes to the dogs

May 18th, 2014 9:36 pm by Becky Campbell

James Quarterman is not a military man or wounded warrior, but below his tough exterior, he sure has a soft spot in his heart for them.

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Onks caretaker announces decoration, welcomes donations

Onks caretaker announces decoration, welcomes donations

May 18th, 2014 9:22 pm by Max Hrenda

Even though they don't own Jonesborough's Onks Cemetery, caretaker Jim Lowe and his family want to let families know that decoration will be occurring this month.

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Roan Mountain's Miller Farmstead in consideration for historical designation

Roan Mountain's Miller Farmstead in consideration for historical designation - VIDEO

May 18th, 2014 9:14 pm by John Thompson

A century-old farmstead that is now a popular part of Roan Mountain State Park could soon be nominated for the National Register of Historic Places.

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AT&T agrees to buy DirecTV in $48.5B deal

AT&T agrees to buy DirecTV in $48.5B deal

May 18th, 2014 6:16 pm by Associated Press

AT&T Inc. on Sunday agreed to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion, or $95 per share, a move that gives telecommunications company a larger base of video subscribers and increases its ability to compete against Comcast and Time Warner Cable, which agreed to a me

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Accentuate positive, eliminate negative at Coptic Conference

Accentuate positive, eliminate negative at Coptic Conference - VIDEO

May 18th, 2014 4:38 pm by Tony Casey

To allow negativity into the Coptic Conference or not, that is the question.

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