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Snake-handling pastor charged with aggravated assault

Snake-handling pastor charged with aggravated assault

March 16th, 2015 9:30 am by News Sentinel staff

A snake-handling pastor was arrested Sunday night in Campbell County on charges of aggravated assault and felony reckless endangerment.

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Pilot, Jonesborough native lands national safety award

Pilot, Jonesborough native lands national safety award

March 15th, 2015 9:30 pm by Jessica Fuller

One pilot's sparkling safety record has landed him with a safety award from the Federal Aviation Administration.

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Providence Academy senior finds time to earn National Merit Finalist recognition

Providence Academy senior finds time to earn National Merit Finalist recognition

March 15th, 2015 9:25 pm by Tony Casey

How much free time does Providence Academy senior Hannah Hollowell have? "Free time? Not a whole lot," she responds.

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Meet your neighbor: Jonesborough grandfather chalks up donations for education

Meet your neighbor: Jonesborough grandfather chalks up donations for education

March 15th, 2015 9:21 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

When Jonesborough real estate agent Harold Pendleton says he believes "wholeheartedly in education" and "we should all do all we can for our schools," he means it. And he backs up his words with action.

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Man puts 'crazy' case behind him; rape charges dropped after he spent 7 months in jail

Man puts 'crazy' case behind him; rape charges dropped after he spent 7 months in jail

March 15th, 2015 4:19 pm by Claire Wiseman, Chattanooga Times Free Press

For more than seven months, Bobby Bradshaw sat in a Hamilton County Jail cell, thinking about how he looked from outside. The news stories called him a rapist and a military impersonator. His mugshot was splashed around the Web. He wondered how his tattoo

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Child continues to thrive after abuse left him brain damaged

Child continues to thrive after abuse left him brain damaged

March 15th, 2015 4:11 pm by TAVIA D. GREEN, The Leaf-Chronicle

David Slee III slumbered peacefully in his special wheel chair and woke occasionally at the sound of his father, uncle or grandmother's voice.

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South African woman celebrates 100th birthday with a skydive

South African woman celebrates 100th birthday with a skydive

March 15th, 2015 4:06 pm by Associated Press

Celebrating her 100th birthday with a parachute jump is not enough for South African Georgina Harwood. She plans to make her centenary even more exciting by doing a shark cage dive on Monday.

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Rich NY eccentric's family 'grateful' for his murder arrest

Rich NY eccentric's family 'grateful' for his murder arrest

March 15th, 2015 4:04 pm by JANET MCCONNAUGHEY, Associated Press and BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press

Robert Durst, a wealthy eccentric linked to two killings and his wife's disappearance, was arrested on a murder warrant just before Sunday's finale in a serial documentary about his life.

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Gay groups march at last in Boston St. Patrick's Day parade

Gay groups march at last in Boston St. Patrick's Day parade

March 15th, 2015 4:02 pm by IGNACIO LAGUARDA, Associated Press

Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade made history Sunday as two gay and lesbian groups marched after decades of opposition that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Prosecutor: 20-year-old charged in shootings of 2 officers

Prosecutor: 20-year-old charged in shootings of 2 officers

March 15th, 2015 3:56 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

A 20-year-old man charged Sunday with shooting two police officers who were keeping watch over a demonstration outside the Ferguson Police Department had participated in the protests earlier that night, police said.

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