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Nearly 100 dead in Central African Republic before French troops arrive

Nearly 100 dead in Central African Republic before French troops arrive

December 5th, 2013 2:45 pm by KRISTA LARSON, Associated Press

Fighting swept through the capital of Central African Republic on Thursday.

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Sports Regional & National
No charges in Florida State QB's alleged sex assault case

No charges in Florida State QB's alleged sex assault case

December 5th, 2013 2:33 pm by GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press

A woman accused Heisman Trophy candidate Jameis Winston of raping her about a year ago.

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SW Virginia manhunt for passenger accused of assaulting deputy ends with capture

SW Virginia manhunt for passenger accused of assaulting deputy ends with capture

December 5th, 2013 2:14 pm by Staff Report

A man accused of assaulting a Washington County, Va., Sheriff's Office deputy during a traffic stop was caught this morning near Glade Spring after an overnight manhunt.

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Tenn. makes push to execute 10 killers

Tenn. makes push to execute 10 killers

December 5th, 2013 12:27 pm by Associated Press

With a new execution protocol in place, Tennessee officials have asked the state Supreme Court to set death dates for 10 condemned killers.

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ETSU’s ROTC names running club in memory of alumnus Callahan

ETSU’s ROTC names running club in memory of alumnus Callahan

December 5th, 2013 10:56 am by Contributed — ETSU

The club is open not only to ROTC cadets, but any other students, faculty and staff with an interest in running. The group participates in numerous races during the academic year.

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Education
Retired publishing executive to speak at Milligan graduation

Retired publishing executive to speak at Milligan graduation

December 5th, 2013 10:36 am by Contributed — Milligan College

Dr. Gene Wigginton, retired president of Standard Publishing in Cincinnati, Ohio, will be the keynote speaker at the Milligan College commencement ceremony on Friday, Dec. 13.

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Fatz Cafe closes in Johnson City shopping center

Fatz Cafe closes in Johnson City shopping center

December 5th, 2013 10:19 am by Nathan Baker

Two years after opening in a strip mall between Johnson City and Jonesborough, chain restaurant Fatz Cafe has closed its doors permanently.

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Paragon Diner opens on Johnson City's north end

Paragon Diner opens on Johnson City's north end

December 5th, 2013 10:14 am by Nathan Baker

Paragon Diner opened Nov. 19 in the building formerly occupied by Atlanta Bread Company on Franklin Terrace Court, in view of the well-trafficked State of Franklin Road corridor, and has slowly rolled out business to perfect operations, the restaurant's o

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Emma Godfrey poses near Foothill Parkway

December 5th, 2013 9:58 am by Photo by Cheyenne Godfrey

Emma Godfrey poses for her fall/Christmas picture

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Opinion
Decriminalization of drug use, addiction treatment would help most

Decriminalization of drug use, addiction treatment would help most

December 5th, 2013 9:40 am by DR. ANDREW SPITZNAS

I commend the Press for its balanced and informative article on the debate over the legalization of marijuana in Tennessee. As a medical professional and concerned citizen, I do however take issue with some of the statements made by the proponent and oppo

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