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Atlanta under siege: 2 days after snow and ice, roads still treacherous

Atlanta under siege: 2 days after snow and ice, roads still treacherous

January 30th, 2014 10:28 am by Associated Press

State officials were concerned with sub-freezing overnight lows potentially leading to layers of black ice coating roads that might appear to be safe.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Cherokee history on display at Red Clay State Park

January 30th, 2014 10:05 am by Johnny Molloy

It is no accident that Red Clay State Park is just on the Tennessee side of the Tennessee/Georgia state line. Red Clay became the site of the Cherokee government in the year 1832.

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News Regional & National Business & Technology
Consumer spending boost: US economy grew at 3.2 percent rate in 4th quarter of 2013

Consumer spending boost: US economy grew at 3.2 percent rate in 4th quarter of 2013

January 30th, 2014 10:03 am by Associated Press

Many economists think growth could top 3 percent in 2014. That would be the best performance since the recession ended in mid-2009.

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Columns Photos Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Good Samaritan food shortage still at dire levels; demand at record

January 30th, 2014 9:59 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Last week’s column included news of an emergency food shortage at the Good Samaritan pantry brought on by requests for food assistance occurring at a level never before seen at the ministry.

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Opinion
ACA is law, let’s move on and help Tennessee

ACA is law, let’s move on and help Tennessee

January 30th, 2014 9:55 am by JENNIFER HELTON HANN

I read with dismay Lt. Gov. Ramsey’s claim in his Insight column on Jan. 19 that gone were the days of defending against “an onslaught of bad Democratic legislation.”

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Opinion
We can’t ignore reliable, affordable energy source

We can’t ignore reliable, affordable energy source

January 30th, 2014 9:53 am by Johnson City Press

This month’s bitter cold temperatures have resulted in power suppliers to the region, including the Tennessee Valley Authority, calling on customers to engage in voluntary conservation efforts.

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News Crime Local News
Ex-bookkeeper to serve four months in jail after theft plea

Ex-bookkeeper to serve four months in jail after theft plea

January 30th, 2014 8:40 am by John Thompson

Comptroller: Feaster issued district checks totaling $23,742 to herself and concealed the payments by making records show the money went to a vendor for the water authority.

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Crime
Woman accuses boyfriend of choking her at Johnson City apartment

Woman accuses boyfriend of choking her at Johnson City apartment

January 30th, 2014 8:06 am by Staff Report

Jerrod Hise was charged with aggravated domestic assault and public intoxication.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Families highlight NASCAR Hall of Fame ceremonies

Families highlight NASCAR Hall of Fame ceremonies

January 29th, 2014 9:59 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dale Jarrett became part of the second father-son combination to be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame, and Maurice Petty became the fourth member of his family-owned team so honored.

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Some business owners irked by revamped wine bill

Some business owners irked by revamped wine bill

January 29th, 2014 9:26 pm by Nathan Baker

With a revamped wine in grocery stores bill working its way through the state legislature, it’s hard to not recall President Abraham Lincoln’s famous words regarding the impossibility of pleasing all of the people all of the time.

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