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ETSU students showcase projects at Appalachian Student Research Forum - VIDEO

ETSU students showcase projects at Appalachian Student Research Forum - VIDEO

April 9th, 2015 4:46 pm by Tony Casey

Rahul Paul's research project concluded that adolescents who have asthma are prone to depression, because it keeps them out of team sports and activities engaged in by healthier students.

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DUI charge dismissed in Tennessee Highway Patrol quota case

DUI charge dismissed in Tennessee Highway Patrol quota case - VIDEO

April 9th, 2015 4:36 pm by Becky Campbell

The DUI case that spurred a local attorney to raise questions of allegations about arrest quotas for the Tennessee Highway Patrol is over.

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Custody over abused Tennessee walking horses heats up with court decision

Custody over abused Tennessee walking horses heats up with court decision

April 9th, 2015 4:08 pm by Associated Press

Neither the state nor the Humane Society want the animals to go back to their owners.

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Sponsor says bill making Bible official book of Tennessee likely to pass

Sponsor says bill making Bible official book of Tennessee likely to pass

April 9th, 2015 3:49 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The measure has moved swiftly through the legislative process and could be on the House and Senate floors as early as next week.

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Jilted boyfriend charged with attempted murder in attack on ex's Kingsport family

Jilted boyfriend charged with attempted murder in attack on ex's Kingsport family

April 9th, 2015 2:02 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man faces a litany of felonies after allegedly pointing a loaded gun at members of his ex-girlfriend's family - including children - then placing the barrel to a person's head and pulling the trigger. The gun didn't fire.

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Mountain States hospitals named top performers on patient safety, patient experience

Mountain States hospitals named top performers on patient safety, patient experience

April 9th, 2015 1:56 pm by Contributed to the Press

Four hospitals in the region are recognized among top performers in the nation for patient safety and one for both patient safety and patient experience.

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House passes bill to allow Tennessee constables to be armed

House passes bill to allow Tennessee constables to be armed

April 9th, 2015 1:50 pm by Associated Press

The chamber voted 92-1 on Thursday to approve the measure sponsored by Republican Rep. Timothy Hill of Blountville.

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Johnson City appliance store closes owing at least $86K to customers

Johnson City appliance store closes owing at least $86K to customers

April 9th, 2015 1:33 pm by Becky Campbell

Customers, now victims, of Professional Appliance Direct, located at 3101 Browns Mill Road, Suite 3, began earlier this month reporting to the Johnson City Police Department that they had been defrauded and swindled.

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Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores

Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores

April 9th, 2015 11:07 am by Associated Press

The store closings amount to about 2 percent of the 8,232 drugstores it runs in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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Elizabethton's fire rating upgraded

Elizabethton's fire rating upgraded

April 9th, 2015 10:42 am by John Thompson

The rating went from 4 to 3 on a scale of 1-10, with a lower score being better.

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