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'Story Town' photo earns Reader's Digest acclaim

'Story Town' photo earns Reader's Digest acclaim

June 15th, 2014 9:47 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

A photograph of historic Jonesborough won third place in a nationwide contest held by Reader's Digest.

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Tennessee faces epidemic of drug-dependent babies

Tennessee faces epidemic of drug-dependent babies

June 15th, 2014 9:40 pm by Shelly DuBois and Tony Gonzalez, The Tennessean

When newborn babies begin to withdraw from powerful drugs, they shriek at a high, telltale pitch.

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Man sentenced to death for 2012 killings of 3

Man sentenced to death for 2012 killings of 3

June 15th, 2014 9:34 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

A jury on Sunday sentenced a Memphis man to death for killing his girlfriend and her parents in a shooting rampage in a home more than two years ago.

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Casey Kasem, of radio, "Scooby-Doo" fame, dead at 82

Casey Kasem, of radio, "Scooby-Doo" fame, dead at 82

June 15th, 2014 6:18 pm by ANTHONY MCCARTNEY and DAVID BAUDER, AP Entertainment Writers

In pop culture, Casey Kasem was as sweet and dependable as a glass of warm milk and a plate of chocolate chip cookies, which only made the ugliness of his last few years of life seem more bizarre and tragic.

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Man recently added to 'most wanted' list captured

Man recently added to 'most wanted' list captured

June 15th, 2014 5:15 pm by Associated Press

A Chattanooga man recently added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's "Top 10 Most Wanted" list has been captured in Mississippi.

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Flag Day Celebration aims to educate, entertain

Flag Day Celebration aims to educate, entertain - VIDEO

June 15th, 2014 5:09 pm by Max Hrenda

On June 14, 1777, in Philadelphia, the Second Continental Congress adopted Betsy Ross' design for the first American flag.

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Stuck in the middle: Carter school officials talk pros, cons of proposed middle school

Stuck in the middle: Carter school officials talk pros, cons of proposed middle school

June 14th, 2014 11:26 pm by John Thompson

The proposed $16 million middle school for the Stoney Creek community represents a new direction for the Carter County School System.

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Activities keep festival-goers covered up during Covered Bridge Celebration

Activities keep festival-goers covered up during Covered Bridge Celebration - VIDEO

June 14th, 2014 11:22 pm by Max Hrenda

On Saturday, some people came out as early as 6 a.m. to participate in an array of activities offered on the last day of the 48th annual Covered Bridge Celebration.

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Father knows best: Local dads prepare for Father's Day

Father knows best: Local dads prepare for Father's Day

June 14th, 2014 11:13 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

Whether it's taking a family trip or just staying home and pulling the cover off the grill, many families have Father's Day traditions or are well on their way to creating them.

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As Tupelo Honey opening looms, downtown business hopes bloom

As Tupelo Honey opening looms, downtown business hopes bloom

June 14th, 2014 11:06 pm by Nathan Baker

The much anticipated Tupelo Honey Cafe will officially open in downtown Johnson City Monday, bringing more activity to the century-old CC&O railroad depot than the once-dusty freight bay has seen in decades.

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