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Haiyan storm surges caught Philippines by surprise

Haiyan storm surges caught Philippines by surprise

November 11th, 2013 1:20 pm by CHRISTOPHER BODEEN and OLIVER TEVES, Associated Press

The tragedy is another reminder that nature's fury is sometimes so immense that it can overwhelm even the most diligent preparations.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Bill would help veterans attend college in Tennessee

November 11th, 2013 12:55 pm by Robert Houk

This nation has been at war for more than a decade now, and combat in Afghanistan and Iraq has meant multiple deployments for many of the men and women of our armed services.

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Opinion
How do you plan to honor veterans on this day?

How do you plan to honor veterans on this day?

November 11th, 2013 11:16 am by Staff Report

Our question today is a simple one: How should Americans go about thanking our veterans?

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News Local News Business & Technology
Liquor in Unicoi: Will the little town's 2 new stores boost the local economy?

Liquor in Unicoi: Will the little town's 2 new stores boost the local economy?

November 11th, 2013 11:03 am by Brad Hicks

Customers from Erwin and Unicoi County may be opting for the new local operations rather than driving on to Johnson City, where stores have been established for decades.

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Columns Community Voices
Veterans Day Remembrance: A son honors his father, who fought at Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge

Veterans Day Remembrance: A son honors his father, who fought at Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge

November 11th, 2013 10:36 am by Fred Sauceman

It was Christmas, 1944. My father, a soldier in a World War II glider unit, had survived the Normandy Invasion on June 6, 1944, only to find himself in even greater danger just a few months later.

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Crime Regional & National Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Man sentenced for sex with pool raft

Off the Wall News: Man sentenced for sex with pool raft

November 11th, 2013 10:24 am by Norwalk Reflector

The Ohio man was arrested on accusations that he stepped out his back door naked in June and had “sexual relations with a rubber pool float."

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Community
Nearby escapes

Nearby escapes

November 11th, 2013 10:16 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Region offers something for everyone for day-trips or long-weekend retreats

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News Crime Local News
Johnson City man sentenced to 9 years in child porn case

Johnson City man sentenced to 9 years in child porn case

November 11th, 2013 10:16 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A Johnson City man has been sentenced to nine years in federal prison after law enforcement discovered more than 400 images and 50 videos of child pornography on his computer, including 21 known videos of child rape.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Soon the great mystery will be solved: What is Sadie?

November 11th, 2013 9:51 am by Jan Hearne

We finally did it. My sister Sandi bought a doggie DNA test for Sadie, and I sent it off for analysis.

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Crime
Johnson City man accused of choking woman

Johnson City man accused of choking woman

November 11th, 2013 9:44 am by Staff Report

The alleged incident took place at Park Place Apartments on Bell Ridge Road.

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