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Opinion
Taxes, handwriting and more in Wednesday's Forum

Taxes, handwriting and more in Wednesday's Forum

September 11th, 2013 9:09 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on taxes, the consequences of United States military actions and handwriting.

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Opinion
Was sentence against those who abused patients just?

Was sentence against those who abused patients just?

September 11th, 2013 9:03 am by Staff Report

It just doesn’t seem right. That’s the feeling many readers have expressed after a judge decided the nursing home workers convicted of abusively teasing patients in their charge should serve no jail time.

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Photos

Drive drunk?

September 11th, 2013 8:47 am by Ron Campbell

Don't blink. Just obeying half the message on this Wendy's sign could be trouble.

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Facebook message from Tennessee juror to witness could get convicted murderer new trial

Facebook message from Tennessee juror to witness could get convicted murderer new trial

September 11th, 2013 7:34 am by Staff Report

According to court filings, the juror knew the medical examiner and sent her a message congratulating her on doing a "great job" during her testimony.

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News Regional & National
Were you buying what President Obama was selling on Syria?

Were you buying what President Obama was selling on Syria?

September 11th, 2013 7:21 am by Associated Press

The Associated Press spoke with a sampling of viewers from around the country.

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10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

September 11th, 2013 6:54 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Sports Sports Live High schools
Browder, 'Toppers beat Boone

Browder, 'Toppers beat Boone

September 10th, 2013 9:15 pm by Joe Avento

Grace Browder scored two goals Tuesday night, leading the Science Hill girls’ soccer team to a 4-0 victory over Daniel Boome at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Allergens at sports events a conundrum for city schools

Allergens at sports events a conundrum for city schools

September 10th, 2013 8:59 pm by Nathan Baker

Concerns raised by the parent of a child with life-threatening allergies could lead to a policy change at Science Hill High School sporting events.

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Where were you? Local residents reflect on 12th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

Where were you? Local residents reflect on 12th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

September 10th, 2013 8:55 pm by Tony Casey

“Gone, but not forgotten” is a truism applied to many tragedies where lives are lost, but few national tragedies hold the weight of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

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$128M Washington County budget passes by healthy margin

$128M Washington County budget passes by healthy margin

September 10th, 2013 8:52 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County’s nearly $128 million 2014 fiscal budget on Tuesday got the green light, putting in motion nearly $10 million in capital projects, a 2-percent salary increase for full-time employees, an expansion of the School Resource Officer program a

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