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Update: Unicoi County mayor, probable election opponent clash in office scuffle

Update: Unicoi County mayor, probable election opponent clash in office scuffle

November 21st, 2013 3:14 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Mayor Greg Lynch and county mayoral candidate John Day were set to do battle for the office in next year’s election. But, according to law enforcement officials, things got physical between the two men late Thursday morning, leading to offic

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NE Tennessee high school band instruments damaged by sprinkler leak

NE Tennessee high school band instruments damaged by sprinkler leak

November 21st, 2013 2:53 pm by Staff Report

A school official said a sprinkler head failed at Sullivan North High School Thursday morning, flooding the band room and damaging an undetermined amount of instruments, music, books and other items.

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Off the Wall News: Deputies say 'Don Juan' on bath salts impersonated chicken

Off the Wall News: Deputies say 'Don Juan' on bath salts impersonated chicken

November 21st, 2013 2:44 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A Church Hill man told sheriff's deputies Monday evening his name was “Don Juan” and he was pretending to be a chicken in the yard of a total stranger to scare away the “imaginary people.”

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Here comes the Tweetsie Trail

Here comes the Tweetsie Trail

November 21st, 2013 1:59 pm by Gary B. Gray

Shovels hit the ground Wednesday kicking off the first phase of East Tennessee’s first “Rails-to-Trails” project — the Tweetsie Trail — a 10-mile pedestrian-friendly path from Johnson City to Elizabethton.

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5 children unresponsive after being pulled from car in pond; driver escapes

5 children unresponsive after being pulled from car in pond; driver escapes

November 21st, 2013 1:40 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say a car veered off a rain-slicked highway ramp in suburban Minneapolis, landing in a nearby holding pond and trapping five children underwater for several minutes until a tow truck could pull it out.

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Democrats vote to curb filibusters on court appointees

Democrats vote to curb filibusters on court appointees

November 21st, 2013 1:34 pm by ALAN FRAM, Associated Press

The 52-48 vote to undercut venerable filibuster rules on presidential appointees capped more than a decade of struggle.

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ETSU Child Study Center taken off probation

ETSU Child Study Center taken off probation

November 21st, 2013 12:15 pm by Nathan Baker

A 60-day probation period has ended for the daycare and a plan of action is in place to prevent problems from happening again, director says.

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Dash cam — West Market/West Watauga: Are the sight distances safe?

Dash cam — West Market/West Watauga: Are the sight distances safe? - VIDEO

November 21st, 2013 11:56 am by Staff Report

Check out the video showing the approaches through the intersection, the site of a recent crash with serious injuries.

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Where’s the bus?

Where’s the bus? - VIDEO

November 21st, 2013 11:46 am by Jennifer Sprouse

New Transit system will provide the answer

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Theater Round-up: Plays offer comedy, drama

Theater Round-up: Plays offer comedy, drama

November 21st, 2013 11:03 am by Jennifer Sprouse

‘Other Desert Cities,’ ‘Tradin’ Paint’ open tonight.

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