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Band uniforms damaged in sprinkler discharge at Crockett High

Band uniforms damaged in sprinkler discharge at Crockett High

August 21st, 2013 11:18 am by Staff Reports

Several dozen marching band uniforms were soaked late Tuesday night when an electrical short triggered the sprinkler system in a storage room at David Crockett High School.

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Carter Co. Tomorrow provides updates on development plans

Carter Co. Tomorrow provides updates on development plans

August 21st, 2013 8:46 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — Updates on the proposed West Elk Avenue development plans and the central business district improvement plans were presented during Thursday’s meeting of the Carter County Tomorrow Executive Board on Tuesday.

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Committee’s actions may eliminate Unicoi tax hike

Committee’s actions may eliminate Unicoi tax hike

August 20th, 2013 9:43 pm by Tony Casey

ERWIN — By the time the Unicoi County Commission’s Finance Committee adjourned Tuesday evening, progress was made in the way of three items of interest, leaving open the possibility county residents will not see a property tax increase during the next fis

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Local families stand behind online school

Local families stand behind online school

August 20th, 2013 9:32 pm by Nathan Baker

For the second year in a row, Tennessee’s only online public school scored at the bottom level on standardized tests, but school administrators and local parents insist the alternative curriculum provides quality education opportunities.

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Local students try out new crime prevention program

Local students try out new crime prevention program

August 20th, 2013 9:15 pm by Becky Campbell

Students at one local high school are learning the benefits of positive actions through a new curriculum, and school leaders hope it will improve the overall atmosphere in classrooms and hallways.

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American Idol Audition Bus to make stop in Knoxville

American Idol Audition Bus to make stop in Knoxville

August 20th, 2013 6:57 pm by Staff Reports

The American Idol Audition Bus will searching for talent for this year's competition at Krutch Park, 504 Market Street SW, starting at 8 a.m.

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Volunteer firefighter douses competition, takes home crown

Volunteer firefighter douses competition, takes home crown

August 20th, 2013 5:55 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Kayla Hobbs, 18, of Kingsport was crowned as the 2013 Miss Appalachian Fair Monday night at the Fairest of the Fair competition.

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ETSU Pride Week 2013  includes treasure hunting, event discounts, more

ETSU Pride Week 2013 includes treasure hunting, event discounts, more

August 20th, 2013 4:53 pm by Rex Barber

The 16th ETSU Pride Week, an annual awareness campaign celebrating the school and its impact on the region, actually begins Thursday and continues through Aug. 30.

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Buzzworthy: Local news stories sure to get you talking today

Buzzworthy: Local news stories sure to get you talking today

August 20th, 2013 4:42 pm by Staff Report

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Police roundup: Stolen laptop; assault; domestic disturbance

Police roundup: Stolen laptop; assault; domestic disturbance

August 20th, 2013 12:17 pm by Staff report

A roundup of local recent police activities includes the theft of a laptop computer.

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