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13 years later: Flight 93 site toured on 9/11 anniversary eve

13 years later: Flight 93 site toured on 9/11 anniversary eve

September 10th, 2014 8:07 pm by JOE MANDAK, Associated Press

The memorial marks the spot where United Airlines Flight 93 crashed 13 years ago in a reclaimed strip mine some 75 miles southeast of Pittsburgh after passengers fought back against hijackers.

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Kingsport man pleads guilty in stalking spree

Kingsport man pleads guilty in stalking spree

September 10th, 2014 7:57 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man will serve three years behind bars - followed by a two-year suspended sentence that includes mental evaluations and treatment - after pleading guilty to a systematic stalking spree of local women.

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Four injured in Hawkins County crash, one charged

Four injured in Hawkins County crash, one charged

September 10th, 2014 7:50 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Tuesday afternoon traffic collision on Highway 11-W in Church Hill sent four people to the hospital, with two remaining hospitalized on Wednesday evening.

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Wellmont's CEO DeNarvaez is out

Wellmont's CEO DeNarvaez is out

September 10th, 2014 5:00 pm by Contributed

Wellmont Health System has announced the departure of CEO Denny DeNarvaez.

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Dad: Man accused of killing his own 5 kids not an 'animal'

Dad: Man accused of killing his own 5 kids not an 'animal'

September 10th, 2014 3:39 pm by Staff Report

The father of 32-year-old Timothy Ray Jones Jr. made a brief statement outside his Amory home Wednesday.

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Dad to be charged with murder in death of 5 kids

Dad to be charged with murder in death of 5 kids

September 10th, 2014 12:34 pm by JEFFREY COLLINS, Associated Press

A South Carolina man killed his five children, ages 1 to 8, then dumped their bodies wrapped in trash bags in a secluded clearing along a rural road in Alabama, authorities said Wednesday.

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Building an elephant, one spoonful at a time

September 10th, 2014 11:29 am by Nathan Baker

Through this week, printmaker Dennis McNett and professors and students of the university's art department are constructing a paper mache elephant to be used in a ceremony honoring Big Mary, the circus elephant executed in an Erwin rail yard in 1916.

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Elizabethton council to consider flea market regulations, purchase of warehouse

Elizabethton council to consider flea market regulations, purchase of warehouse

September 10th, 2014 9:16 am by John Thompson

City staff began working on the new ordinance when concern was raised over a "flea market" that was temorarily located at the American Legion building on East G Street.

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Canada says it has found ship missing 170 years

Canada says it has found ship missing 170 years

September 10th, 2014 8:17 am by Rob Gillies, Associated Press

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office said the well-preserved wreck of one of the vessels was found Sunday with the help of a remotely operated underwater vehicle.

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Local woman uses Christian teachings to speak against abortion amendment

Local woman uses Christian teachings to speak against abortion amendment

September 9th, 2014 11:11 pm by Max Hrenda

Ruth Taylor Read said she believes religion should play an important role in deciding the future of abortions in Tennessee.

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