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Reel to real: 'The River' is swallowing chunks of park where Gibson/Spacek movie was filmed

Reel to real: 'The River' is swallowing chunks of park where Gibson/Spacek movie was filmed

October 23rd, 2014 8:45 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Thirty years after Shane Bailey helped his fictional parents Mel Gibson and Sissy Spacek save Laurel Run from the swelling Holston River, he's having to do it for real.

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KKK-affiliated: NE Tennessee man agrees to federal pipe bomb plea

KKK-affiliated: NE Tennessee man agrees to federal pipe bomb plea

October 23rd, 2014 8:36 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Joshua Colt Looney agreed to plead guilty to one count of "knowingly making destructive devices."

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Sports
Latest milestones put Witten in rare company

Latest milestones put Witten in rare company

October 22nd, 2014 9:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Is Jason Witten the greatest Dallas Cowboy ever? The topic has been a subject of debate since he reached a pair of career milestones recently.

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Sports
Witten special spotlights domestic abuse

Witten special spotlights domestic abuse

October 22nd, 2014 9:27 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The story of how Jason Witten's family members were the victims of abuse before moving to Elizabethton was the subject of ESPN's E:60 which aired recently.

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No surprise: Wildcats, Gators picked 1-2 in SEC hoops

No surprise: Wildcats, Gators picked 1-2 in SEC hoops

October 22nd, 2014 9:24 pm by AP

Leading the way once again in the SEC this season will be the Final Four teams of Kentucky and Florida.

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Erwin board has no taste for food cart

Erwin board has no taste for food cart

October 22nd, 2014 9:24 pm by Brad Hicks

While Lewis Carsten said he has no intention of giving up barbecuing, he's not yet sure where he'll continue to ply his craft.

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Sports
Football: Tri-Cities Thunder looking for a few good women

Football: Tri-Cities Thunder looking for a few good women

October 22nd, 2014 9:22 pm by Joe Avento

Jennifer Johnson remembers her first hit in her first football game. It was last year while she was playing for Chattanooga Locomotion, and the hit got her addicted to football.

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'Make us scream!' and you could be $100 richer

'Make us scream!' and you could be $100 richer

October 22nd, 2014 9:20 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Your Halloween costume photos are wanted, and there's a $100 Visa gift card filed away in our newspaper morgue for the best photo you send us now through Nov. 1.

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ETSU research practices cleared of wrongdoing

ETSU research practices cleared of wrongdoing

October 22nd, 2014 9:09 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University is now in the clear after a comprehensive investigation into the research practices of the Exercise and Sports Science program following an anonymous complaint more than two years ago.

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Developer of Lot 8 to utilize rear access

Developer of Lot 8 to utilize rear access

October 22nd, 2014 9:04 pm by Nathan Baker

Lot 8 is enough for a Knoxville developer, who says the university-opposite plot can be utilized even with the access problems that have plagued it in the past.

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