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3 Florida inmates missing after jail blast located; 2 others dead

3 Florida inmates missing after jail blast located; 2 others dead

May 1st, 2014 2:33 pm by MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL, Associated Press

An apparent gas explosion all but destroyed a jail in the Florida Panhandle, killing two inmates and injuring more than 180 people, and officials lost track of three inmates in the chaos, authorities said Thursday.

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It's prom season for Science Hill

It's prom season for Science Hill

May 1st, 2014 2:33 pm by Staff Reports

We're looking for your prom photos, past and present. PLUS, one Science Hill student has a question to ask.

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Sheriff challenger has spent nearly $64K on bid

Sheriff challenger has spent nearly $64K on bid

April 30th, 2014 9:50 pm by Gary B. Gray

Craig Ford has spent more than $63,800 in his bid to unseat incumbent Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal.

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ETSU president unveils new academic logo

ETSU president unveils new academic logo

April 30th, 2014 9:42 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University administrators hope the college's new face will be friendly enough to entice new students to enroll at the four-year public school.

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Evidence dwindling in murder retrial

Evidence dwindling in murder retrial

April 30th, 2014 9:41 pm by Becky Campbell

The evidence against Dale Larkin, whose 2011 first-degree murder conviction for his wife's death was overturned and remanded for retrial on second-degree murder, keeps getting whittled away, and the state could end up with no case at all.

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Cooperative weather producing strawberries on schedule

Cooperative weather producing strawberries on schedule

April 30th, 2014 9:35 pm by Brad Hicks

The time of year that strawberry lovers have anxiously been awaiting has arrived.

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3rd man could face charges in Holly Bobo case

3rd man could face charges in Holly Bobo case

April 30th, 2014 4:14 pm by Associated Press

Bobo's body has not been found.

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ETSU unveils new logo - What do you think of it?

ETSU unveils new logo - What do you think of it?

April 30th, 2014 3:28 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland unveiled the university's new logo Wednesday in a news conference.

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Three Daniel Boone students charged for early morning fireworks

Three Daniel Boone students charged for early morning fireworks

April 30th, 2014 3:09 pm by Tony Casey

Believed to be done out of boredom, three Daniel Boone High School students were charged with disorderly conduct and possession of a weapon after they were found to have let off fireworks in the school parking lot just before school started Wednesday morn

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White House: Oklahoma botched execution fell short of humane standard

White House: Oklahoma botched execution fell short of humane standard

April 30th, 2014 1:54 pm by Associated Press

Officials halted Clayton Lockett's execution Tuesday when he convulsed violently and tried to lift his head after a doctor declared him unconscious. He later died of an apparent heart attack.

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