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Stand Down event looks to stand up for homeless vets

August 29th, 2014 9:21 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home and 50 community, state and federal resource agencies will provide a stand down for veterans in the hospital's three-state service area Friday at Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church in downtown John

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Local vets sound off on Mountain Home VA care

Local vets sound off on Mountain Home VA care

August 31st, 2014 9:28 pm by Tony Casey

Veterans discussed wait times and quality-of-care.

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Man charged with murdering 3-year-old boy

Man charged with murdering 3-year-old boy

August 31st, 2014 9:06 pm by Kendi Anderson, Times Free Press

Three-year-old Dakota Arndt's toy trucks were still lined up next to the TV on the living room floor of his great-great uncle Felix Leffew's house Saturday evening.

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12-year-old injured in East Stone Drive wreck dies from injuries

12-year-old injured in East Stone Drive wreck dies from injuries

August 31st, 2014 6:30 pm by Times News Staff

The Kingsport Police Department was notified Sunday by the Knoxville Medical Examiner's Office that the 12-year-old boy who had been critically injured in a four-vehicle crash in Kingsport last week has died.

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Bringing sex-ed back: ETSU Sex Week hopes to inform, prepare students

Bringing sex-ed back: ETSU Sex Week hopes to inform, prepare students

August 30th, 2014 10:37 pm by Tony Casey

Because of the prominence of sexual assault and sexually transmitted disease among college-age people, Sex Week discussions couldn't come at a better time, organizers say.

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Labor of love: Home improvements can make for busy holiday weekend

Labor of love: Home improvements can make for busy holiday weekend

August 31st, 2014 9:46 pm by Max Hrenda

While some people see Labor Day weekend as an opportunity for recreation, others keep their activities in line with the holiday's namesake.

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Buc Path hopes to keep students on track to graduation

Buc Path hopes to keep students on track to graduation

August 31st, 2014 9:33 pm by Nathan Baker

A new visual program at East Tennessee State University will help students schedule their academic careers and stay on track to complete their degrees in four years.

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Official: 5 killed in plane crash north of Denver

Official: 5 killed in plane crash north of Denver

August 31st, 2014 8:58 pm by Associated Press

A spokesman for the National Transportation Board says all five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died.

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Into the sunset: Former Carter sheriff reflects on career, looks to future

Into the sunset: Former Carter sheriff reflects on career, looks to future

August 30th, 2014 10:15 pm by John Thompson

The past week has been a time of major transition for outgoing Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes. Last Wednesday, Mathes turned 44 years old.

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Round 2: Press seeks public input on Community Advisory Board

Round 2: Press seeks public input on Community Advisory Board

August 30th, 2014 10:01 pm by Becky Campbell

Almost one year ago, the Johnson City Press launched a new plan to involve readers in the process of ensuring the newspaper maintains its place in their lives, even as the industry, and how news is presented, changes.

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Big wheels: Cruise-in, poker run turnout surprises organizers

Big wheels: Cruise-in, poker run turnout surprises organizers - VIDEO

August 30th, 2014 9:52 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the organizers of Jonesborough's first automotive-themed affair said they had modest hopes with regard to participation, the actual turnout may have left those expectations in the dust.

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