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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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Robin Williams' wife: He had Parkinson's disease

Robin Williams' wife: He had Parkinson's disease

August 14th, 2014 2:39 pm by Associated Press

The wife of the actor-comedian said he was not ready to share his Parkinson's diagnosis publicly.

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Middle Tennessee high school coach arrested on statutory rape charges

Middle Tennessee high school coach arrested on statutory rape charges

August 14th, 2014 2:34 pm by Josh Cross

"Once she told a couple of her friends, it started getting talked about among the students" - Gallatin Police Department spokesman Bill Storment.

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Plan for Middle Tennessee battlefield park moving forward

Plan for Middle Tennessee battlefield park moving forward

August 14th, 2014 2:20 pm by Associated Press

The move comes after the project remained stalled for months due to a dispute over moving a historic home from the property.

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Automobiles needed to put lives on track

August 14th, 2014 2:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Often, a good running automobile can make all the difference for a person or an entire family in need.

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Update: Missouri troopers to take over Ferguson security

Update: Missouri troopers to take over Ferguson security

August 14th, 2014 1:36 pm by Associated Press

The St. Louis suburb has been besieged by violent clashes between police and crowds protesting the shooting death of an unarmed teenager.

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