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Aspiring officers acquire academy accreditation

Aspiring officers acquire academy accreditation

June 15th, 2014 10:02 pm by Max Hrenda

Though 29 people earned the ability to become certified Tennessee peace officers a week ago, some of them had a leg up in pursuing those careers.

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n-tara Interactive celebrates 15 years

n-tara Interactive celebrates 15 years

June 15th, 2014 9:54 pm by Nathan Baker

From humble beginnings at the hands of two college faculty members, Johnson City's n-tara interactive has grown global in scope, helping household brands get their products into the hands of millions of consumers.

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Meet Your Neighbor: After 50 years of law, Lee Davis Jr. to go back to school

Meet Your Neighbor: After 50 years of law, Lee Davis Jr. to go back to school

June 15th, 2014 9:49 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

After more than 50 years of work in his multifaceted career as a lawyer, estate planner, certified public accountant and real estate agent and developer, Johnson City attorney Lee Davis Jr. will retire at the end of June, rev up his beloved Miata and zoom

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'Story Town' photo earns Reader's Digest acclaim

'Story Town' photo earns Reader's Digest acclaim

June 15th, 2014 9:47 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

A photograph of historic Jonesborough won third place in a nationwide contest held by Reader's Digest.

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Tennessee faces epidemic of drug-dependent babies

Tennessee faces epidemic of drug-dependent babies

June 15th, 2014 9:40 pm by Shelly DuBois and Tony Gonzalez, The Tennessean

When newborn babies begin to withdraw from powerful drugs, they shriek at a high, telltale pitch.

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Man sentenced to death for 2012 killings of 3

Man sentenced to death for 2012 killings of 3

June 15th, 2014 9:34 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

A jury on Sunday sentenced a Memphis man to death for killing his girlfriend and her parents in a shooting rampage in a home more than two years ago.

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Casey Kasem, of radio, "Scooby-Doo" fame, dead at 82

Casey Kasem, of radio, "Scooby-Doo" fame, dead at 82

June 15th, 2014 6:18 pm by ANTHONY MCCARTNEY and DAVID BAUDER, AP Entertainment Writers

In pop culture, Casey Kasem was as sweet and dependable as a glass of warm milk and a plate of chocolate chip cookies, which only made the ugliness of his last few years of life seem more bizarre and tragic.

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Man recently added to 'most wanted' list captured

Man recently added to 'most wanted' list captured

June 15th, 2014 5:15 pm by Associated Press

A Chattanooga man recently added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's "Top 10 Most Wanted" list has been captured in Mississippi.

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Flag Day Celebration aims to educate, entertain

Flag Day Celebration aims to educate, entertain - VIDEO

June 15th, 2014 5:09 pm by Max Hrenda

On June 14, 1777, in Philadelphia, the Second Continental Congress adopted Betsy Ross' design for the first American flag.

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Stuck in the middle: Carter school officials talk pros, cons of proposed middle school

Stuck in the middle: Carter school officials talk pros, cons of proposed middle school

June 14th, 2014 11:26 pm by John Thompson

The proposed $16 million middle school for the Stoney Creek community represents a new direction for the Carter County School System.

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