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Sheriff: Teen charged in July 4 murder gave fake name after arraignment

Sheriff: Teen charged in July 4 murder gave fake name after arraignment

July 11th, 2014 9:49 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Sheriff's Department is conducting an internal investigation into how a prisoner charged with first-degree murder was able to swap identities and almost get transported to the Washington County Detention Center on Monday.

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ETSU prof hopes to clear smokescreen on sunscreen

ETSU prof hopes to clear smokescreen on sunscreen

July 11th, 2014 9:42 pm by Tony Casey

It shouldn't be shocking that an expert in the field of public health thinks people should look further than catchy social media headlines when it comes to making decisions about their well-being.

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UCSD: Former 911 dispatcher found with stolen purse, gift cards

UCSD: Former 911 dispatcher found with stolen purse, gift cards

July 11th, 2014 8:50 pm by Brad Hicks

A Unicoi County emergency dispatcher was arrested earlier this month and faces theft-related charges after police officials say she was found in possession of stolen gift cards.

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Meandering West Knoxville bear killed on I-40

Meandering West Knoxville bear killed on I-40

July 11th, 2014 8:41 pm by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News Sentinel

A bear's trek across Knoxville came to a deadly end Friday morning when it was struck by a vehicle on Interstate 40

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TWRA: Impact of jet ski collision killed 14-year-old girl

TWRA: Impact of jet ski collision killed 14-year-old girl

July 11th, 2014 8:29 pm by Max Hrenda

A 14-year-old Bristol girl died after she was struck by a jet ski on Boone Lake, state officials said.

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Science Hill Dress Code Crackdown

Science Hill Dress Code Crackdown

July 11th, 2014 3:08 pm by Staff Report

Shoulders and thighs = Detention and Suspension. No warnings. What's your thought on what's appropriate and what's not?

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LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

July 11th, 2014 12:32 pm by The Associated Press

LeBron James is going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Two charged with construction site burglaries in Washington County

Two charged with construction site burglaries in Washington County

July 11th, 2014 11:10 am by Staff Report

Pair had been charged earlier this week by Johnson City for similar crimes

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Local man carries out father's dream of building school in Liberia

Local man carries out father's dream of building school in Liberia

July 11th, 2014 9:28 am by Tony Casey

Handerson Bennah's father had big dreams for this residence in Kingsville, Liberia.

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Principals to lengthen punishment for short shorts

Principals to lengthen punishment for short shorts

July 10th, 2014 9:19 pm by Nathan Baker

Science Hill High School administrators will crack down on students in revealing clothing in the upcoming school year with harsher punishment for those who break the dress code.

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