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Ye be judged: Amendment could grant legislature power of judicial approval

Ye be judged: Amendment could grant legislature power of judicial approval

October 4th, 2014 10:35 pm by Becky Campbell

Amendment 2, a measure changing the way appellate judges are appointed in Tennessee, will appear on the November ballot, and it has some firepower behind it, including former Gov. Phil Bredesen, former U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson and sitting Gov. Bill Haslam.

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Hamilton Place construction to yield sporting goods store, 125 jobs

Hamilton Place construction to yield sporting goods store, 125 jobs

October 4th, 2014 10:11 pm by Nathan Baker

A Johnson City shopping center silent of the sounds of construction for the last two years has once again churned to dusty life.

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Apple Festival 4 Mile Run and 3K Walk - PHOTOS AND RESULTS

Apple Festival 4 Mile Run and 3K Walk - PHOTOS AND RESULTS

October 4th, 2014 2:33 pm by Tony Casey

245 people participated in Saturday's Apple Festival 4 Mile Run and 3K Walk in Erwin, Tennessee.

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Methodist church to hear appeal over gay wedding

Methodist church to hear appeal over gay wedding

October 4th, 2014 1:43 pm by Associated Press

The Methodist church's highest court will decide later this month whether a minister who officiated his gay son's wedding can keep his pastoral credentials.

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Restaurant robbery, police chase brings 10-year prison term

Restaurant robbery, police chase brings 10-year prison term

October 4th, 2014 8:00 am by Becky Campbell

A Unicoi County man who robbed a Johnson City restaurant then led police on a pursuit through two counties pleaded guilty to the charges in Washington County Criminal Court this week.

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White, Mathes carry 'Toppers past Vikings

White, Mathes carry 'Toppers past Vikings

October 4th, 2014 12:08 am by Trey Williams

With Science Hill quarterback Malik McGue nursing a sore knee and running back Justin Bedard leaving the game early with an ailing ankle, Mikey White and Elijah Mathes put the Hilltoppers on their shoulders Friday night at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Holt helps D-B get past Boone

Holt helps D-B get past Boone

October 4th, 2014 12:05 am by George Thwaites

Josh Holt hasn't played a whole lot of offense for Dobyns-Bennett's football team this season. Fortunately for the Indians, he hasn't forgotten how.

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Thomas passes career mark in Cyclones' win

Thomas passes career mark in Cyclones' win

October 4th, 2014 12:05 am by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton senior running back Ethan Thomas became Northeast Tennessee's all-time leading rusher while leading his team to a 57-0 whipping of Happy Valley on Friday night at Rider Field.

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Nixon carries East to win over Unicoi

Nixon carries East to win over Unicoi

October 4th, 2014 12:03 am by Jeff Birchfield

Matthew Nixon has proven to be a difference maker for Sullivan East all season and Friday night was no different.

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Kerley leads Longhorns past North

October 4th, 2014 12:02 am by Staff Report

Warren Kerley had a big game Friday night as Johnson County rolled past Sullivan North, 28-6, in a high school football game.

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