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Parents of child on ventilator stay calm during power outage

Parents of child on ventilator stay calm during power outage

January 31st, 2014 9:38 pm by Tony Casey

Thursday afternoon, Fall Branch resident Crystal Morelock’s power went out.

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Workshop held to address capital project priorities in Elizabethton

Workshop held to address capital project priorities in Elizabethton

January 31st, 2014 9:28 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City Council and the Elizabethton City School Board met in a two-hour workshop session Friday night in an effort to address concerns over the school system's capital project priorities of building a new athletic complex and music room at

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Walmart gift to meet needs for meals

Walmart gift to meet needs for meals

January 31st, 2014 9:16 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A gift of $50,000 from the Walmart Foundation to the First Tennessee Human Resource Agency Nutrition Program is providing home delivered meals 30 of 1,500 seniors and disabled adults in the eight-county region on FTHRA’s Meals on Wheels waiting list.

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Update: FBI says powder near Super Bowl appears harmless

Update: FBI says powder near Super Bowl appears harmless

January 31st, 2014 4:55 pm by Associated Press

The agency said further testing was being conducted on the substance, but it is "within normal values."

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Chase ends in arrest after Washington County deputy narrowly escapes serious injury

Chase ends in arrest after Washington County deputy narrowly escapes serious injury

January 31st, 2014 4:35 pm by Becky Campbell

A patch of ice helped the deputy avoid a car speeding away.

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Update: Text message allegedly prompted Fall Branch man to stick pistol in wife's mouth; kids were there

Update: Text message allegedly prompted Fall Branch man to stick pistol in wife's mouth; kids were there

January 31st, 2014 4:20 pm by Becky Campbell

Jackie Wexler was arrested after the incident was reported about 9 p.m. Thursday.

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Pet of the Week 1-31-14

Pet of the Week 1-31-14

January 31st, 2014 3:27 pm by Ron Campbell

Preston is an adult male retriever.

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Police: North Carolina man sold undercover cop crack next to Johnson City elementary school

Police: North Carolina man sold undercover cop crack next to Johnson City elementary school

January 31st, 2014 2:51 pm by Staff Report

Devin Hunter picked up more charges when jailers found more crack hidden in his body, police said.

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ETSU to announce first recruits for new football team

ETSU to announce first recruits for new football team

January 31st, 2014 12:06 pm by Contributed — ETSU

The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will be celebrating a momentous day in the history of ETSU football on Wednesday, Feb. 5th, and the public is invited to be part of the festivities.

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Catholic diocese files bankruptcy in wake of lawsuits claiming 362 cases of child abuse

January 31st, 2014 10:38 am by Associated Press

The two lawsuits filed in 2011 claim clergy members abused the children from the 1930s to the 1970s. They claim the diocese shielded the offenders and knew or should have known the threat they posed.

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