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E-911 tape: Florida triple-murder suspect admitted to killings

E-911 tape: Florida triple-murder suspect admitted to killings

June 6th, 2014 9:23 pm by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

Accused Florida triple-murder suspect David Smith who holed up in a West Knox County hotel on May 27 told E-911 dispatchers he was bipolar and off his medication, that he killed his sister and that one of his two wives lived in Knoxville.

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Gay marriages begin in Wisconsin after ruling

Gay marriages begin in Wisconsin after ruling

June 6th, 2014 6:59 pm by TODD RICHMOND, M.L. JOHNSON, Associated Press

Same-sex couples began getting married in Wisconsin on Friday shortly after a federal judge struck down the state's gay marriage ban and despite confusion over the effect of the ruling.

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Happy times at Blue Plum - VIDEO

June 6th, 2014 6:05 pm by Sam Watson

Smiling faces in Downtown Johnson City for the annual Blue Plum Festival

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Local author: D-Day invasion forecast often overlooked

Local author: D-Day invasion forecast often overlooked

June 6th, 2014 4:43 pm by Tony Casey

There's a reason veterans, Americans and members of the free world alike aren't celebrating the 70th Anniversary of D-Day Thursday, June 5, because, as history shows, the invasion took place a day later on June 6.

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Elizabethton planners OK ordinance to further regulate flea markets

Elizabethton planners OK ordinance to further regulate flea markets

June 6th, 2014 4:41 pm by John Thompson

By unanimous votes Thursday night, a bare quorum of the members of the Elizabethton Regional Planning Commission approved a rezoning of property in downtown Elizabethton and approved a new ordinance on flea markets.

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Six hours of cooking and conversation

Six hours of cooking and conversation

June 6th, 2014 4:39 pm by Kristen Swing

Local man reflects on spending day in 1989 with Maya Angelou at her home in Winston-Salem

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Deputy: Man admitted he had sexual encounter with teen

Deputy: Man admitted he had sexual encounter with teen

June 6th, 2014 4:37 pm by Max Hrenda

A Washington County investigator said a Kingsport man told deputies he and a teenage girl fondled each other in a sexual encounter in 2013.

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Off the Wall News: Man mocks Obama with gorilla suit, sex toy at festival

Off the Wall News: Man mocks Obama with gorilla suit, sex toy at festival

June 6th, 2014 4:31 pm by Matt Westerhold, Sandusky Register

He was carrying a sign that stated: "Obama's real daddy."

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Attorney asks senators, congressmen to get involved in JCPB battle over documents

Attorney asks senators, congressmen to get involved in JCPB battle over documents

June 6th, 2014 4:26 pm by Gary B. Gray

Recent $500,000 JCPB pledge to East Tennessee State University to support construction of a new $38 million performing arts center is at the center of the battle.

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Jonesborough woman charged with violating sex offender registry, burglary, theft

Jonesborough woman charged with violating sex offender registry, burglary, theft

June 6th, 2014 3:57 pm by Staff Report

Jonesborough police said Carolina Carrol Casteel failed to report that she had moved.

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