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Veteran hoping to find one who provided him cover

October 20th, 2014 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

A Greene County man is hoping to stitch together the pieces of a mystery to help him connect with an anonymous seamstress who warmed his heart in a time of need.

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Deputies: Blountville shoppers brawled with EMS at Dollar General, neglected child

Deputies: Blountville shoppers brawled with EMS at Dollar General, neglected child

October 21st, 2014 5:02 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The incident occurred shortly before 3 p.m. Saturday at the Dollar General on Highway 11-W, at the intersection with Highway 394.

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Police: Bar fight leads to arrests on assault, weapons, child neglect charges

Police: Bar fight leads to arrests on assault, weapons, child neglect charges

October 20th, 2014 10:18 pm by Max Hrenda

A man and woman were arrested on assault, weapons and child endangerment charges after a bar fight at a local restaurant.

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Business owner hopes Erwin can stomach food carts

Business owner hopes Erwin can stomach food carts

October 20th, 2014 9:52 pm by Brad Hicks

Lewis Carsten admits business was initially a little sporadic at the eatery he and his wife, Pat, opened in Erwin a little more than four months ago

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Off the Wall News: That's one costly typo

Off the Wall News: That's one costly typo

October 21st, 2014 5:04 pm by Associated Press

The Public Service Company of New Mexico says it could take weeks to get the man his money back.

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ETSU restructures Student Affairs Division, naming Howard dean of students

ETSU restructures Student Affairs Division, naming Howard dean of students

October 21st, 2014 4:57 pm by Staff Report

Howard, associate dean of students, will be dean of students effective Nov. 1. Dr. Joe Sherlin will hand off that portion of his title while continuing as vice provost for student affairs.

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Advocates continue call for Medicaid expansion in Tennessee

Advocates continue call for Medicaid expansion in Tennessee

October 21st, 2014 4:45 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Members of the state chapter of the NAACP and other health care advocates held a mock funeral across from the state Capitol on Tuesday to characterize lives they say will be lost if Medicaid is not expanded in Tennessee.

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Police in Canada find remains of 4 dead infants in storage locker

Police in Canada find remains of 4 dead infants in storage locker

October 21st, 2014 4:40 pm by Associated Press

Concerned employees at the storage locker company called police Monday.

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Eastern Kentucky hospital: No Ebola patient here

Eastern Kentucky hospital: No Ebola patient here

October 21st, 2014 2:49 pm by Staff Report

An eastern Kentucky hospital staff has responded to rumors that it is treating a patient for the Ebola virus, issuing a statement saying the rumor is false.

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UT football: Vols' offensive struggles show no signs of ending

UT football: Vols' offensive struggles show no signs of ending

October 21st, 2014 2:38 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee has failed to score a touchdown in its last two Southeastern Conference games and has given up nearly twice as many sacks as any other SEC team.

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One American released from North Korea, two remain

One American released from North Korea, two remain

October 21st, 2014 2:31 pm by LARA JAKES, AP National Security Writer

American detainee Jeffrey Fowle has been released from North Korea, nearly six months after he was taken into custody on charges of leaving a Bible in a nightclub.

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