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News Regional & National Education
Judge orders troubled Tenn. online school stay open for another year

Judge orders troubled Tenn. online school stay open for another year

June 15th, 2015 11:48 am by Melanie Balakit, The Tennessean

Tennessee Virtual Academy, a struggling online public school slated to close this summer, will remain open for another year.

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Columns As I See It Opinion
Who be Tennessee's pick for the GOP presidential nomination?

Who be Tennessee's pick for the GOP presidential nomination?

June 15th, 2015 11:19 am by Robert Houk

As of this writing, there are 20 declared GOPers and at least five other credible Republicans still mulling bids.

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47-year-old man who collapsed at Bonnaroo Festival in Middle Tennessee dies

47-year-old man who collapsed at Bonnaroo Festival in Middle Tennessee dies

June 15th, 2015 11:09 am by Associated Press

Officials say it was the 12th death at Bonnaroo in the festival's 14-year history.

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Columns All About Abby
All About Abby: #StayPositive and don't let bad apples rot your brain

All About Abby: #StayPositive and don't let bad apples rot your brain

June 15th, 2015 10:59 am by Abby Hathorn

I believe that in order for any of us to live a happier life, we have to start empowering each other and celebrating each other's accomplishments, rather than seeking to constantly tear people down in person and on social media.

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News Regional & National Business & Technology
Gov. Haslam plans road show this summer for possible gas tax hike

Gov. Haslam plans road show this summer for possible gas tax hike

June 15th, 2015 10:09 am by Andy Sher and Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Gov. Bill Haslam will hit the road this summer to talk about roads and how to build and maintain them.

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News Regional & National Business & Technology Health
Target selling pharmacy, clinic businesses to CVS Health

Target selling pharmacy, clinic businesses to CVS Health

June 15th, 2015 9:58 am by Tom Murphy, AP Business Writer

Target will sell its pharmacy and clinic businesses to the drugstore chain CVS Health for about $1.9 billion in a deal that combines the resources of two retailers seeking to polish their health care reputations.

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News Regional & National
Updated: North Carolina shark attack victims were in waist-deep water

Updated: North Carolina shark attack victims were in waist-deep water

June 15th, 2015 9:57 am by Associated Press

The attacks - in which a 12-year-old girl lost part of her arm and suffered a leg injury and a 16-year-old boy lost his left arm less than 2 miles away - happened less than 90 minutes apart Sunday, officials said.

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Sports Heritage High schools
Heritage - Science Hill fell just short of a dream matchup

Heritage - Science Hill fell just short of a dream matchup

June 15th, 2015 9:52 am by Douglas Fritz

But in the span of a few seconds, dreams gave way to history. And the next day, yet another dream simply became "what could have been."

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Opinion
Should Washington County replace aging schools now?

Should Washington County replace aging schools now?

June 15th, 2015 9:46 am by Johnson City Press

Tell us what you Send us a letter. Comment here.

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Sports JC Cards
Johnson City Cardinals = baseball, fun

Johnson City Cardinals = baseball, fun

June 14th, 2015 11:11 pm by Dave Ongie

The crack of the bat. The thrill of a bang-bang play at the plate. Vampires roaming the infield, the roar of the majestic T-Rex and Dadbods on parade. Wait. What?

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