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ETSU football stadium still on track

ETSU football stadium still on track

February 5th, 2014 9:28 pm by Nathan Baker

As East Tennessee State University announced 47 committed members of its rebooted football team, university President Brian Noland said the field where they will play is still on track to be completed by fall 2016.

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Noland: Haslam’s promise could change higher-ed landscape

Noland: Haslam’s promise could change higher-ed landscape

February 5th, 2014 9:18 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland said Wednesday that Gov. Bill Haslam’s Tennessee Promise will likely mean dramatic changes for the makeup of the state’s college students, and said ETSU will have to do a better job of showing the val

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Nation’s CVS stores to snuff out cigarette sales

Nation’s CVS stores to snuff out cigarette sales

February 5th, 2014 9:14 pm by Tony Casey

The biggest question on the heels of an announcement made by the second-biggest pharmacy in the country, CVS Caremark, to stop selling all tobacco products will be if this will be the catalyst to an explosion of the same from CVS’ counterparts, or if it w

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Woman allowed child to be used in porn production

Woman allowed child to be used in porn production

February 5th, 2014 9:04 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City woman accused of taking money so three of her children could be used in a pornography production pleaded guilty Wednesday to one of the federal charges filed against her last year.

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Sneak Peak, Monarch 815 gives tour of new development

February 5th, 2014 4:22 pm by Lee Talbert

Sneak Peak, Monarch 815 gives tour of new development

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No money for Elizabethton fish hatchery in Haslam budget

No money for Elizabethton fish hatchery in Haslam budget

February 5th, 2014 4:06 pm by John Thompson

Officials at Elizabethton City Hall expressed disappointment that the proposed fish hatchery for the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency on the Watauga River was once again not included in Gov. Bill Haslam’s budget for next year.

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Tweetsie Trail task force to ramp up marketing, fundraising

Tweetsie Trail task force to ramp up marketing, fundraising

February 5th, 2014 4:01 pm by Brad Hicks

“Everywhere I go, people are talking about the trail" — Ray Flynn.

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Tennessee Senate defeats proposal to elect attorney general

Tennessee Senate defeats proposal to elect attorney general

February 5th, 2014 3:19 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The measure sponsored by Republican Sen. Mae Beavers of Mt. Juliet received 15 votes in favor and 14 votes against. Proposals need at least 17 votes — a majority of the 33-member chamber — to pass.

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Off the Wall News: Stinky burglar detected by resident's nose

Off the Wall News: Stinky burglar detected by resident's nose

February 5th, 2014 3:15 pm by SHAWN FOUCHER, Sandusky Register

The homeowners told police they were asleep in their bedroom, their 10-month-old child sleeping in an adjacent room, when the wife woke up after hearing something and smelling “a strange odor” police said.

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Johnson City police issue warning about 'one-ring' cell phone scam

Johnson City police issue warning about 'one-ring' cell phone scam

February 5th, 2014 3:09 pm by Contributed

Don't return that call.

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