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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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Should children be banned from working on tobacco farms?

Should children be banned from working on tobacco farms?

October 21st, 2014 1:05 pm by FREDERIC J. FROMMER, Associated Press

Public health advocates and lawmakers are trying anew to get kids off tobacco farms.

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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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Update: Alexander announces retirement date

Update: Alexander announces retirement date

October 20th, 2014 7:34 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the latest meeting of the Elizabethton city school board lasted less than 20 minutes, its system superintendent made sure it proved to be memorable.

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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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Tennessee woman accused of trying to bribe cop

Tennessee woman accused of trying to bribe cop

October 21st, 2014 1:05 pm by Associated Press

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Buc basketball tickets on sale

Buc basketball tickets on sale

October 21st, 2014 10:57 am by Contributed

The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that individual game and family plan ticket packages are now on sale for the 2014-15 men's basketball season.

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Workout-Sitter

Workout-Sitter

October 21st, 2014 10:19 am by Gary B. Gray

Eleven-month-old Gracie Huff adds another 22 pounds to dad's pushups.

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Judge nixes paragraph related to Summitt in UT athletics discrimination lawsuit

Judge nixes paragraph related to Summitt in UT athletics discrimination lawsuit

October 21st, 2014 9:18 am by Dan Fleser, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The amended complaint, filed in June, included a paragraph stating that as part of the athletic department consolidation UT athletic director Dave Hart forced Summitt "into an involuntary early retirement."

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