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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

August 22nd, 2013 8:00 am by Staff Report

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

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Jury in Fort Hood rampage trial set to deliberate

Jury in Fort Hood rampage trial set to deliberate

August 22nd, 2013 7:22 am by MICHAEL GRACZYK and PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press

Army Maj. Nidal hasn't put up a fight against charges that he killed 13 people and wounded more than 30 others.

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Medical trip to Kenya becomes nightmare, ETSU medical student escapes captors

Medical trip to Kenya becomes nightmare, ETSU medical student escapes captors

August 21st, 2013 10:15 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

As a fourth year medical student at East Tennessee State University’s Quillen College of Medicine, Logan Key said she decided to look into a summer program abroad where she could get hands-on experience. But what was supposed to be an overseas experience

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Drivers, music, food await fans at Food City Race Night

Drivers, music, food await fans at Food City Race Night

August 21st, 2013 10:02 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Whether you’re a fan camping out for the Bristol Motor Speedway race this weekend, or a local just looking for something to do on Thursday, Food City Race Night has a little bit of something for everyone.

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Flooding fix? Johnson City woes subject of meeting as state lawmaker gets involved

Flooding fix? Johnson City woes subject of meeting as state lawmaker gets involved

August 21st, 2013 9:59 pm by Gary B. Gray

State Rep. Matthew Hill, R-Jonesborough, has initiated a community meeting next week to discuss Johnson City’s recent flooding problems — a connection with state legislators both city and Washington County officials have said needs to be made much stronge

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Busch wins Truck race, 14th Bristol victory

Busch wins Truck race, 14th Bristol victory

August 21st, 2013 9:53 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kyle Busch won the NASCAR Truck Series race Wednesday night at Bristol Motor Speedway for his record 14th overall victory on the high-banked 0.533-mile oval.

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Stefanik rules Modified race at BMS

August 21st, 2013 9:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Seven-time NASCAR Whelen Modified Series champion Mike Stefanik scored his series-record 74th career win on Wednesday, passing Todd Szegedy on lap 125 to win the Titan Roof 150 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Bosken, Pioneers set to begin new era

Bosken, Pioneers set to begin new era

August 21st, 2013 7:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

As the David Crockett football team prepares to play host to Sullivan East Thursday at 7:30 in Jonesborough, head coach Jeremy Bosken said there is no shortage of enthusiasm.

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Trail restoration, parking grant funds given to Doe Mountain Recreation Authority

Trail restoration, parking grant funds given to Doe Mountain Recreation Authority

August 21st, 2013 5:06 pm by Staff report

MOUNTAIN CITY — The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation has announced the awarding of a Recreational Trails Program grant of $196,000 to the newly established Doe Mountain Recreation Authority.

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ETSU medical student escapes from captivity at hotel in Kenya

ETSU medical student escapes from captivity at hotel in Kenya

August 21st, 2013 4:36 pm by Staff Report

Logan Key is a fourth-year student at the James H. Quillen College of Medicine.

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