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UPDATE: At least 21 dead in attack on Tunisia museum, some gunmen may have escaped

UPDATE: At least 21 dead in attack on Tunisia museum, some gunmen may have escaped

March 18th, 2015 10:47 am by Bouazza Ben Bouazza, Associated Press

Gunmen opened fire Wednesday at a leading museum in Tunisia's capital, killing at least eight people and wounding six, including foreign tourists, authorities said.

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Teachers become students at TCAT Elizabethton Train-the-Trainer event

Teachers become students at TCAT Elizabethton Train-the-Trainer event

March 18th, 2015 10:45 am by Staff Report

The campus of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Elizabethton is a place of learning for teachers as well as students this week.

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From Humvees to HVAC: 911 attacks a turning point for Washington County man

From Humvees to HVAC: 911 attacks a turning point for Washington County man

March 18th, 2015 10:43 am by Contributed to the Press

The terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, were a nightmare for many Americans, but Joshua Grubbs of Washington County also marks that day as the turning point in his life.

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Unicoi County to save money by hauling recyclables to Elizabethton

Unicoi County to save money by hauling recyclables to Elizabethton

March 18th, 2015 9:59 am by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County Solid Waste Committee met Tuesday in the hopes of saving the county money, a wish that came to fruition.

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Unicoi County officials explain 11 findings highlighted in state audit

Unicoi County officials explain 11 findings highlighted in state audit

March 18th, 2015 9:51 am by Brad Hicks

Auditors with the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury were on hand Tuesday as several Unicoi County officials addressed findings pertaining to their offices noted in the county's 2014 fiscal year audit.

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Johnson City man sentenced to 7 years for crack cocaine case

Johnson City man sentenced to 7 years for crack cocaine case

March 18th, 2015 9:51 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

The 54-year-old man was sentenced to 87 months in federal prison for his involvement in a large-scale crack cocaine conspiracy within the Tri-Cities region.

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Kingsport police increase enforcement at Eastman construction site

Kingsport police increase enforcement at Eastman construction site

March 18th, 2015 9:37 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Work is continuing on the Eastman Chemical Company Corporate Business Center on Wilcox Drive, near the intersection with Lincoln Street.

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Nissan bringing 1,000 jobs to Smyrna industrial park

Nissan bringing 1,000 jobs to Smyrna industrial park

March 18th, 2015 2:56 am by Erik Schelzig, Associated Press

Nissan Motor Co. announced plans Tuesday to build a new $160 million supplier park at its Tennessee assembly plant that the Japanese automaker projects to attract more than 1,000 jobs.

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Netanyahu's Likud wins Israeli election

Netanyahu's Likud wins Israeli election

March 18th, 2015 2:44 am by ARON HELLER, Associated Press

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's ruling Likud Party scored a resounding victory in the country's election, final results showed Wednesday, after a tight race that put his lengthy rule in jeopardy.

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Carter school facilities planning committee holds first meeting

Carter school facilities planning committee holds first meeting

March 17th, 2015 10:05 pm by John Thompson

A Carter County committee focusing on school facilities heard the word early from their chairman: Whatever they do, they can't make everyone happy

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