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Police reveal name of Missouri cop who killed teen

Police reveal name of Missouri cop who killed teen

August 15th, 2014 10:18 am by DAVID A. LIEB and ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson made the announcement after initially declining to the release the officer's name, saying he had received numerous death threats.

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Bemberg Station project for Tweetsie Trail pitched to council

Bemberg Station project for Tweetsie Trail pitched to council

August 15th, 2014 9:48 am by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University's Dr. Fred Alsop stood before the Elizabethton City Council on Thursday night with an idea on how the area's rich railroad history could be showcased.

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Local piano prodigy giving senior recital before packing up for Ivy League university

Local piano prodigy giving senior recital before packing up for Ivy League university

August 15th, 2014 9:45 am by Tony Casey

The possibilities for pianist Ming Wilson are endless. And that's why the Johnson City student is keeping his options open.

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Bus stop abduction: Kingsport woman thwarts attacker's attempt

Bus stop abduction: Kingsport woman thwarts attacker's attempt

August 15th, 2014 7:47 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

About 3:30 p.m., the victim, 30, was waiting outside an apartment complex for her child to return home on the school bus.

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Web series creator wants to roll out red carpet for debut

Web series creator wants to roll out red carpet for debut

August 14th, 2014 9:26 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi's Dalton Stout wants to give people in the area to get a taste of the Hollywood red carpet premiere experience before next month's official debut of his new science fiction Web series.

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Carter County Sheriff slows down work programs

Carter County Sheriff slows down work programs

August 14th, 2014 9:22 pm by John Thompson

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes has suspended most of the work projects done by prisoners of the Carter County Detention Center.

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Jack Daniels leaves after 28 years as county trustee

Jack Daniels leaves after 28 years as county trustee

August 14th, 2014 9:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

Jack Daniels, the person tasked with guarding all money coming into Washington County's governmental coffers for the past 28 years, is leaning a little further back in his office chair with retirement just weeks away.

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Mountain States leaders address merger rumors

Mountain States leaders address merger rumors

August 14th, 2014 5:39 pm by Nathan Baker

An open letter from Mountain States Health Alliance's leaders sent Thursday afternoon during a tempest of speculation centered on the future of the region's two health care systems underscores the system's opposition to the outside merger option, but stil

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Doing his part

August 14th, 2014 4:50 pm by Gary B. Gray

Jim Pennington said he's just doing his part during his weekly ritual, clearing rock and debris from Brush Creek as it rushes through Founders Park.

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Carter Co. jailer suspended in wake of suspected inmate assault

Carter Co. jailer suspended in wake of suspected inmate assault

August 14th, 2014 4:47 pm by John Thompson

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said Thursday a corrections officer has been suspended without pay while an investigation is completed on an alleged assault of a prisoner in the detention center.

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