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Local attorney fulfills dream of attaining judgeship

Local attorney fulfills dream of attaining judgeship

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

When Luke Shipley was a little boy in Washington County, all he wanted was to grow up and be a judge.

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ETSU fraternity looks to shed negative image through community service

ETSU fraternity looks to shed negative image through community service

April 18th, 2014 9:26 pm by Tony Casey

Too frequently are the headlines about Greek life negative, members of a fraternity at East Tennessee State University say, and they've made it their mission to increase and emphasize all the positive changes they can affect in their community.

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Right to write? Carter County attorney looking into laid-off Star writers' severances

Right to write? Carter County attorney looking into laid-off Star writers' severances

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

Laid-off newspaper reporters of the Elizabethton Star recently received a vaguely worded letter from an Alabama attorney reminding them of their obligations under a severance agreement they signed when their jobs were terminated Feb. 5.

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Woman arrested on property, identity theft charges

Woman arrested on property, identity theft charges

April 18th, 2014 9:04 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested a Gray woman after they said she cashed checks that belonged to someone else.

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Arrest warrant sought for captain of sunken S. Korean ferry

Arrest warrant sought for captain of sunken S. Korean ferry

April 18th, 2014 3:49 pm by FOSTER KLUG and YOUKYUNG LEE, Associated Press

With 28 people now confirmed dead and more than 270 missing, there was a new victim: a vice principal of the high school whose students were among the passengers was found hanged, an apparent suicide.

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See you online for $5: Sullivan County Jail ends personal visitation

See you online for $5: Sullivan County Jail ends personal visitation

April 18th, 2014 3:01 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Leslie Earhart said the move was made to save money and manpower at the overcrowded Blountville facility.

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Pet of the week 4-18-14

Pet of the week 4-18-14

April 18th, 2014 2:21 pm by Ron Campbell

Darcy is an adult female Pit Bull that is looking for a home.

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7-year-old boy electrocuted in family pool

7-year-old boy electrocuted in family pool

April 18th, 2014 2:17 pm by Associated Press

The jolt reportedly catapulted him out of the water as he raced a friend.

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Some fear bill to punish expectant drug moms will hurt babies born addicted

Some fear bill to punish expectant drug moms will hurt babies born addicted

April 18th, 2014 1:44 pm by Associated Press

Doctors and women's rights advocates have called on Gov. Bill Haslam to veto the legislation.

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