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Amendment 1 brings out stars, grassroots effort

Amendment 1 brings out stars, grassroots effort

November 1st, 2014 10:00 pm by Andy Humbles, The Tennessean

Both sides of Tennessee's Amendment 1 issue were out in force Saturday in Nashville with different approaches to try and reach voters who will go to the polls on Tuesday.

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Challenge flag: Dykes questions TSSAA penalties on David Crockett, Daniel Boone high schools in wake of Musket Brawl

Challenge flag: Dykes questions TSSAA penalties on David Crockett, Daniel Boone high schools in wake of Musket Brawl

October 31st, 2014 11:07 pm by Max Hrenda

Washington County's director of schools said he will challenge punishments handed down to two county schools whose football players participated in a post-game brawl Thursday night.

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Patient is stable, so is hospital: Unicoi County Memorial celebrates year of Mountain States control

Patient is stable, so is hospital: Unicoi County Memorial celebrates year of Mountain States control

October 31st, 2014 10:59 pm by Brad Hicks

Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of Unicoi County Memorial Hospital's official acquisition by Mountain States Health Alliance.

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'Football weather:' Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett fans endure rain, cold for rivalry

'Football weather:' Science Hill, Dobyns-Bennett fans endure rain, cold for rivalry

October 31st, 2014 10:46 pm by Max Hrenda

Temperatures dropped to the mid-40s and chilly fall rains plummeted down on Johnson City Friday night ... and some football fans said they couldn't be happier.

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Convicted child porn collector's assault trial set for 2015

Convicted child porn collector's assault trial set for 2015

October 31st, 2014 10:41 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man serving a 17-year federal sentence for possessing child pornography will stand trial next year on an assault charge related to the search that uncovered the illegal images.

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Kids, parents enjoy spookiness, safety of Walnut St. trick-or-treat

Kids, parents enjoy spookiness, safety of Walnut St. trick-or-treat

October 31st, 2014 10:31 pm by Max Hrenda

An autumnal chill and light drizzling wasn't enough to deter hundreds from turning out for a chance to flaunt their Halloween flair - and bring home some goodies in the process.

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Boone, Crockett prohibited from post-season play in wake of Musket Bowl brawl

Boone, Crockett prohibited from post-season play in wake of Musket Bowl brawl

October 31st, 2014 5:23 pm by Staff Report

Both the Daniel Boone and David Crockett high school football teams have been placed on probation and suspended from post-season play for the next three years in the wake of an on-field brawl at Thursday's Musket Bowl.

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Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for Maine nurse

Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for Maine nurse

October 31st, 2014 4:29 pm by ROBERT F. BUKATY, Associated Press

The judge also decried the "misconceptions, misinformation, bad science and bad information" circulating about the lethal disease in the U.S.

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Witness: Space tourism rocket explodes in desert

Witness: Space tourism rocket explodes in desert

October 31st, 2014 2:52 pm by Associated Press

A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded Friday after taking off on a test flight, killing one person aboard and seriously injuring another while scattering wreckage in Southern California's Mojave Desert, witnesses and officials said.

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Man arrested on charges he assaulted deputy during Musket Bowl Brawl

Man arrested on charges he assaulted deputy during Musket Bowl Brawl

October 31st, 2014 2:49 pm by Staff Report

A Jonesborough man was arrested on assault charges, sheriff's deputies said, after he shoved a reserve deputy who was escorting him off a football field during a brawl between players and fans.

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