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East Tennessee high school football coach accused of vandalizing own team's field house

East Tennessee high school football coach accused of vandalizing own team's field house

November 13th, 2013 3:53 pm by Associated Press

Officers involved in the arrest believe the vandalism was an attempt to inspire the team.

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Elizabethton couple found dead in October ruled murder/suicide

Elizabethton couple found dead in October ruled murder/suicide

November 13th, 2013 3:17 pm by Staff Report

Elizabethton police investigators have determined the couple found dead in late October inside their Garden Road home was the result of a murder/suicide, according to a department press release on Wednesday.

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Mayors still working on animal shelter solution for Unicoi Co.

Mayors still working on animal shelter solution for Unicoi Co.

November 13th, 2013 1:49 pm by Brad Hicks

“The more I look into this, the more I think we’re not going to be able to pull this off by Jan. 1" — County Mayor Greg Lynch

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Regional & National Off the Wall News
East Tennessee city fires policeman who arrested city administrator, gives administrator 5-year contract

East Tennessee city fires policeman who arrested city administrator, gives administrator 5-year contract

November 13th, 2013 1:38 pm by Associated Press

Sgt. Paul West. Sgt. Paul West arrested South Pittsburg City Administrator Sammy Burrows on Friday and charged him with obstruction of officer rights, resisting arrest, speeding and reckless driving.

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Entertainment
Science Channel to broadcast 'Challenger Disaster' movie starring William Hurt

Science Channel to broadcast 'Challenger Disaster' movie starring William Hurt

November 13th, 2013 1:32 pm by FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer

Airing Saturday at 9 p.m. it depicts a search for the truth about the tragedy.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Michigan city considers birth control to curb deer

Off the Wall News: Michigan city considers birth control to curb deer

November 13th, 2013 10:29 am by ALEX DOTY, Grand Haven Tribune

“Many say that a bullet is so much cheaper, but it is not always humane" City Councilmen Mike Fritz.

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Crime
Kingsport police: Father arrested after child nearly hit by vehicle

Kingsport police: Father arrested after child nearly hit by vehicle

November 13th, 2013 10:23 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Vincent S. Cole was charged with three counts of child abuse and neglect.

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Crime
Police: Greeneville woman tried to get drugs from Johnson City Walmart using relative's info

Police: Greeneville woman tried to get drugs from Johnson City Walmart using relative's info

November 13th, 2013 10:12 am by Staff Report

Brenda Paige Shipley was charged with obtaining narcotics by fraud.

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Opinion
Libertarians need to vote Republican

Libertarians need to vote Republican

November 13th, 2013 9:30 am by Staff Report

It is time for libertarians (I am one myself) to come to grips with reality.

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Opinion
City must weigh in on history vs. progress debate

City must weigh in on history vs. progress debate

November 13th, 2013 8:52 am by Staff Report

Three popular idioms come to mind with the news that two long-time landmarks on West Walnut Street — the General Mills plant and Mize Farm & Garden Center — may soon be gone to make room for a major residential development.

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