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District attorney: State will not pursue remaining charges against former Unicoi Co. sheriff Kent Harris

District attorney: State will not pursue remaining charges against former Unicoi Co. sheriff Kent Harris

August 6th, 2013 1:37 pm by Brad Hicks

District Attorney General Tony Clark announced Tuesday he has decided not to try former Unicoi County sheriff Kent Harris on outstanding felony charges.

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Cherokee Road Sinkhole

August 6th, 2013 11:50 am by Tony Duncan

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Police say irate customer on drugs put NE Tennessee McDonald’s on ‘lockdown’

Police say irate customer on drugs put NE Tennessee McDonald’s on ‘lockdown’

August 6th, 2013 10:46 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Police said that beginning shortly before 4 a.m., Patrick Jess Gilliam took about 18 minutes trying to order breakfast at the menu/order area of the drive-thru, but still couldn’t make up his mind.

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A family dynasty gives up The Washington Post

A family dynasty gives up The Washington Post

August 6th, 2013 10:18 am by CALVIN WOODWARD — Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The newspaper forever known for Deep Throat and the unraveling of a presidency had a quieter distinction, too: a family's ownership through thick and thin, seemingly as immutable as the Washington Monument.

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County attorney Rambo named to fill chancellor's post

County attorney Rambo named to fill chancellor's post

August 6th, 2013 9:59 am by Becky Campbell

The wait for Gov. Bill Haslam to appoint the next 1st Judicial District chancellor is over, and John Rambo was selected to fill that position.

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9-year-old Carter Co. fiddler scheduled to perform on ‘Leno’ Thursday night

9-year-old Carter Co. fiddler scheduled to perform on ‘Leno’ Thursday night

August 6th, 2013 9:55 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — He may only be 9 years old, but local talent Fiddlin’ Carson Peters is getting noticed. On Thursday night, he will perform on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

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Washington County GOP delegates say no to caucus

Washington County GOP delegates say no to caucus

August 6th, 2013 9:13 am by Gary B. Gray

Washington County Republican Party delegates voted down a motion Saturday to change the long-standing tradition of an open primary and instead move to a caucus, in which delegates would nominate candidates.

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ETSU’s mass communication program loses accreditation

ETSU’s mass communication program loses accreditation

August 6th, 2013 8:26 am by Sue Guinn Legg

East Tennessee State University’s mass communication program has lost accreditation from Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications.

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10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

August 6th, 2013 7:13 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Lady of the Fountain work

August 5th, 2013 8:59 pm by Lee Talbert

Lady of the Fountain work

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