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Sullivan County board member wants 'just cause' added to policy

Sullivan County board member wants 'just cause' added to policy

October 5th, 2014 9:49 pm by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

Sullivan County's newest school board member wants to make more than the changes to a teacher employment policy required to reflect a change in Tennessee law.

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Milligan theatre to perform portrayal of Anne Frank

Milligan theatre to perform portrayal of Anne Frank - VIDEO

October 5th, 2014 9:43 pm by Tony Casey

Milligan senior Darcie DeLong, like many students across the globe, made a personal connection with Anne Frank through the writings she left behind in her famous diary.

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Life Chain, Yes on 1 unite for common cause: abortion regulation amendment

Life Chain, Yes on 1 unite for common cause: abortion regulation amendment

October 5th, 2014 9:38 pm by Max Hrenda

With the backdrop of a vote on a state amendment that could alter the way in which abortion is regulated in Tennessee, members of political and religious movements united under a common goal.

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Meet Your Neighbor: Rain, sleet or shine, Valerie Bodell on her bicycle

Meet Your Neighbor: Rain, sleet or shine, Valerie Bodell on her bicycle

October 5th, 2014 9:34 pm by Tony Casey

For six years and counting, Valerie Bodell could be seen at least twice daily, traveling back and forth from her Johnson City residence to the East Tennessee State University office from which she works.

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Jonesborough officials hopeful newly completed wastewater system leads to environmental, financial boons

Jonesborough officials hopeful newly completed wastewater system leads to environmental, financial boons

October 5th, 2014 9:27 pm by Max Hrenda

While the completion of a two-year-long wastewater project has placed Jonesborough in state compliance, town officials believe it could also pave the way for the town's expansion.

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Witten surpasses 10,000 receiving yards

Witten surpasses 10,000 receiving yards

October 5th, 2014 8:50 pm by AP

Elizabethton native and former Tennessee star Jason Witten joined Tony Gonzalez and Shannon Sharpe as the only tight ends in NFL history to reach 10,000 receiving yards.

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Titans blow big lead in loss to Browns

Titans blow big lead in loss to Browns

October 5th, 2014 8:46 pm by AP

The Tennessee Titans lost quarterback Jake Locker to an injury in the first half and then watched a 25-point lead disappear.

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EFD hopes to smoke out house fires with alarm giveaway

EFD hopes to smoke out house fires with alarm giveaway

October 5th, 2014 4:51 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Fire Department will be distributing over $40,000 worth of smoke detectors free of charge in the next few weeks. With so many to give away, the department is seeking partners to help with the distribution.

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Vols let Gators slip away

Vols let Gators slip away

October 4th, 2014 10:47 pm by AP

Tennessee seemed on the verge of ending its recent history of frustration against Florida. Then the Volunteers delivered an all-too-familiar late collapse.

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Vols headed in right direction, but haven't yet turned the corner

Vols headed in right direction, but haven't yet turned the corner

October 4th, 2014 10:47 pm by Trey Williams

Sunny Neyland Stadium was splendidly splashed in alternate orange and white sections Saturday, but Tennessee's checkered past with Florida was present, too.

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