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Lady Devils in fine form for playoffs

Lady Devils in fine form for playoffs

April 28th, 2014 8:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tournament time comes for everybody this week, but Unicoi County's softball team got a jumpstart on momentum by winning the Tiny Day Classic in Greeneville on Sunday.

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Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

April 28th, 2014 7:44 pm by Associated Press

A 17-year-old boy who hid a loaded AK-47 assault rifle in a school bathroom and two loaded handguns in his backpack intended to "commit a violent act," a school official said, but the plan was foiled when his parents discovered the weapons missing at home

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Boone softball coach Wagner retires

Boone softball coach Wagner retires

April 28th, 2014 4:45 pm by Douglas Fritz

Daniel Boone head softball coach Rick Wagner has announced he will retire from coaching at the end of this season.

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Johnson City police update delinquent payments list

Johnson City police update delinquent payments list

April 28th, 2014 4:26 pm by Staff Report

The oldest citations date back to 2010, and the city decided it was time to try to collect the fines.

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Utah woman charged with murder in 6 baby deaths; death penalty off table

Utah woman charged with murder in 6 baby deaths; death penalty off table

April 28th, 2014 4:25 pm by MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press

Defendant Megan Huntsman, 39, is accused of killing the babies between 1996 and 2006.

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2 Knox Co. deputies on leave after another photographed allegedly choking student

April 28th, 2014 4:17 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Knox County Sheriff Jimmy "J.J." Jones on Sunday night fired Deputy Frank Phillips.

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Bristol woman pleads guilty to murdering neighbor, whose body was mauled by dogs

Bristol woman pleads guilty to murdering neighbor, whose body was mauled by dogs

April 28th, 2014 3:49 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Rachel Lynn Calhoun also pleaded guilty to especially aggravated robbery of the victim, ID theft and fraudulent use of his credit card.

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What kind of snake is this?

What kind of snake is this?

April 28th, 2014 3:29 pm by Gary B. Gray

This snake was spotted in tree in Unicoi County.

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UPDATE: Tornado watch lifted, but storms still in forecast

UPDATE: Tornado watch lifted, but storms still in forecast

April 28th, 2014 3:20 pm by Staff Report

The National Weather Service has lifted a tornado watch that was issued at around 2:35 this afternoon, but still expects rain and thunderstorms to affect our region over the next several days.

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Appeals court halts order recognizing same-sex marriages of couples wed outside Tennessee

April 28th, 2014 1:39 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

In March, a U.S. district court judge in Nashville granted a temporary injunction to the six plaintiffs, forcing the state to recognize their marriages.

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