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Washington County Commission committee looks to restructure committees

Washington County Commission committee looks to restructure committees

September 10th, 2014 9:01 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Washington County Commission's Committee on Committees has had a rather redundant ring to it over the past few years, but the five-member board on Wednesday came to life, drawing up a proposed committee restructuring that eliminates several well-known

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Carter County Trustee's Office warns of possible mail scam

Carter County Trustee's Office warns of possible mail scam

September 10th, 2014 8:54 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Trustee's Office is warning citizens of a potential mail scam that may be occurring this week.

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Off the Wall News: Tennessee man arrested after discussing drugs on 911 call

Off the Wall News: Tennessee man arrested after discussing drugs on 911 call

September 10th, 2014 8:14 pm by Associated Press

Dispatchers traced the call when they heard him talking about getting high and going to a drug dealer's house on an open line.

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Update: Obama orders launch of airstrikes in Syria for first time

Update: Obama orders launch of airstrikes in Syria for first time

September 10th, 2014 8:10 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

In an address to the nation, Obama also announced he was dispatching nearly 500 more U.S. troops to Iraq to assist that country's besieged security forces.

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13 years later: Flight 93 site toured on 9/11 anniversary eve

13 years later: Flight 93 site toured on 9/11 anniversary eve

September 10th, 2014 8:07 pm by JOE MANDAK, Associated Press

The memorial marks the spot where United Airlines Flight 93 crashed 13 years ago in a reclaimed strip mine some 75 miles southeast of Pittsburgh after passengers fought back against hijackers.

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Four injured in Hawkins County crash, one charged

Four injured in Hawkins County crash, one charged

September 10th, 2014 7:50 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Tuesday afternoon traffic collision on Highway 11-W in Church Hill sent four people to the hospital, with two remaining hospitalized on Wednesday evening.

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Johnson City police: Kingsport man stole 2-ton HVAC unit

Johnson City police: Kingsport man stole 2-ton HVAC unit

September 10th, 2014 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Ahmed A. Usso was charged with theft over $500.

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Wellmont's CEO DeNarvaez is out

Wellmont's CEO DeNarvaez is out

September 10th, 2014 5:00 pm by Contributed

Wellmont Health System has announced the departure of CEO Denny DeNarvaez.

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40 years later, Brooks' 'Frankenstein' proves forever young

40 years later, Brooks' 'Frankenstein' proves forever young

September 10th, 2014 3:44 pm by MIKE CIDONI LENNOX, AP Entertainment Writer

The film's writer-director Mel Brooks and actresses Cloris Leachman and Teri Garr gathered at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Tuesday night for a 40th-anniversary screening of their comedy classic.

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Dad: Man accused of killing his own 5 kids not an 'animal'

Dad: Man accused of killing his own 5 kids not an 'animal'

September 10th, 2014 3:39 pm by Staff Report

The father of 32-year-old Timothy Ray Jones Jr. made a brief statement outside his Amory home Wednesday.

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