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Race claims in Paula Deen lawsuit thrown out

Race claims in Paula Deen lawsuit thrown out

August 12th, 2013 3:51 pm by Associated Press

Lisa Jackson sued Deen and her brother, Bubba Hiers, last year saying she was subjected to sexual harassment and racist attitudes during the five years she worked at their restaurant.

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Update: Crash reported on I-26 in Gray near Eastern Star

Update: Crash reported on I-26 in Gray near Eastern Star

August 12th, 2013 1:37 pm by Staff Report

At least one person was trapped in a vehicle. The crash was reported in the westbound lane of I-26 about 1:30 p.m.

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Boston gangster James 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of racketeering, conspiracy

Boston gangster James 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of racketeering, conspiracy

August 12th, 2013 1:35 pm by Associated Press

BOSTON — Jurors have reached a verdict in the racketeering trial of James "Whitey" Bulger.

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Police: Body found with shotgun in Johnson City cemetery

Police: Body found with shotgun in Johnson City cemetery

August 12th, 2013 11:53 am by Staff Report

A Kingsport man found a man's body in a Johnson City cemetery with a shotgun lying next to it on Saturday, Johnson City police said in a report.

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Owner of downtown Johnson City restaurant Freiberg’s about to become U.S. citizen

Owner of downtown Johnson City restaurant Freiberg’s about to become U.S. citizen premium content

August 12th, 2013 9:20 am by Sydney Franklin — Press Staff Writer

After 12 years of living in East Tennessee, Freiberg’s German Restaurant owner Andreas Herholz will receive United States citizenship Friday.

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Peace blossoms: Johnson City Carver community garden flourishing

Peace blossoms: Johnson City Carver community garden flourishing

August 12th, 2013 9:06 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Now in its sixth growing season, the Carver Peace Garden, located behind the Carver Recreation Center in Johnson City, is not only proving to be a successful area for harvesting food but is also establishing deeper roots in the community.

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Customer killed in Tennessee market robbery that netted $10

Customer killed in Tennessee market robbery that netted $10

August 12th, 2013 8:13 am by Associated Press

The man was visiting the market's owner when he was killed.

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East Tennessee judge changes infant's name from 'Messiah'

East Tennessee judge changes infant's name from 'Messiah'

August 12th, 2013 8:05 am by Associated Press

"The word Messiah is a title and it's a title that has only been earned by one person and that one person is Jesus Christ" — Child Support Magistrate Lu Ann Ballew.

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National search being conducted for ETSU medical, clinical rehab deans

National search being conducted for ETSU medical, clinical rehab deans

August 12th, 2013 8:00 am by Rex Barber

There are currently openings at East Tennessee State University for two key health sciences positions.

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Update: Sullivan Co. deputies say 9-year-old Johnson City girl drowned in Bloomingale swimming pool

Update: Sullivan Co. deputies say 9-year-old Johnson City girl drowned in Bloomingale swimming pool

August 11th, 2013 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

At about 1:30 p.m. Sunday, the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a drowning at 247 Samuel St.

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