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Alexander opponent Ball pours $1M of own money into Senate campaign

Alexander opponent Ball pours $1M of own money into Senate campaign

October 1st, 2014 11:44 am by Associated Press

Gordon Ball is a Knoxville attorney who largely self-funded his primary campaign with $408,000 of his own money.

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Alexander hopes election results in shift of power, majority

Alexander hopes election results in shift of power, majority

September 30th, 2014 10:46 pm by Max Hrenda

One of the state's incumbent U.S. legislators said he was hoping the Nov. 4 general election resulted not only in his re-election, but in a restructuring of power that could yield changes for education in Tennessee and the country.

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City Castle open house to highlight artistic possibilities

City Castle open house to highlight artistic possibilities

September 24th, 2014 9:13 pm by Tony Casey

Really hoping to kickstart the idea of how broad the benefits of a community art center would be, Cher Cornett said this weekend's Save the Oaks Castle Open House will have representatives from many artistic mediums who will be able to go out and promote

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Prayer event leader hopes abortion amendment attracts attention

Prayer event leader hopes abortion amendment attracts attention

September 23rd, 2014 10:13 pm by Max Hrenda

Organizers are hoping the backdrop of an amendment regarding the regulation of abortion in Tennessee will increase local participation in an international day of prayer.

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Colleges forge transfer agreement

Colleges forge transfer agreement

September 23rd, 2014 9:11 am by Nathan Baker

A new agreement penned by the leaders of two of the state's institution of higher education should make attaining degrees easier for hundreds of local students.

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Sen. Lamar Alexander accepts invitation to participate in forum with Democratic rival

Sen. Lamar Alexander accepts invitation to participate in forum with Democratic rival

September 17th, 2014 3:13 pm by Andy Sher, Times Free Press

The Republican incumbent will join his Democratic challenger in a candidate forum in Cookeville next month.

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Tennessee voters to decide ban on income tax

Tennessee voters to decide ban on income tax

September 15th, 2014 12:01 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Tennesseans are just weeks away from voting on a constitutional amendment to bar lawmakers from ever imposing a state income tax.

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Eldridge: County finances solid; revenue, debt concerns

Eldridge: County finances solid; revenue, debt concerns

August 28th, 2014 9:13 pm by Nathan Baker

Washington County's financial standing is solid, Mayor Dan Eldridge told the county Budget Committee Thursday, but the revenue growth outlook in the coming years may call for some careful planning to keep it that way.

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Fitzgerald challenging Wolfe for mayor

Fitzgerald challenging Wolfe for mayor

August 27th, 2014 9:05 pm by Tony Casey

Jerome Fitzgerald is priding himself as an old professional who runs a clean, positive campaign heading toward an election day showdown with Jonesborough's current Mayor Kelly Wolfe.

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Ready to vote: 75 Tennessee communities to consider wine in grocery stores

Ready to vote: 75 Tennessee communities to consider wine in grocery stores

August 27th, 2014 9:46 am by Associated Press

Here's a list of the 75 Tennessee communities that have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot:

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