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NET Trans director to lead UETHDA

NET Trans director to lead UETHDA

November 1st, 2013 9:40 pm by Gary B. Gray

NET Trans director Tim Jaynes has accepted a job as the Upper East Tennessee Human Development Agency’s new executive director.

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McKinney Center dedication planned for Friday

McKinney Center dedication planned for Friday

November 1st, 2013 9:29 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The town of Jonesborough will dedicate its new McKinney Cultural Arts Center at Booker T. Washington School at an open house reception with the McKinney family at 1 p.m. Friday.

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Update: Gunman kills TSA agent at LAX, injures 2 others

Update: Gunman kills TSA agent at LAX, injures 2 others

November 1st, 2013 3:00 pm by Associated Press

A man carrying a bag with a hand-written note that said he "wanted to kill TSA" opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle at a security checkpoint at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, killing a TSA officer and wounding at least three others, auth

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Arson destroys Tweetsie boxcar in Roan Mountain

Arson destroys Tweetsie boxcar in Roan Mountain

November 1st, 2013 2:57 pm by John Thompson

An old narrow-gauge box car that had been part of the famous Tweetsie train of the East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad was burned.

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Unicoi County sheriff dumps idea of e-cigs for jail inmates

Unicoi County sheriff dumps idea of e-cigs for jail inmates

November 1st, 2013 2:52 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said Thursday that the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department has decided to extinguish its efforts to introduce electronic cigarettes to Unicoi County inmates.

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Child killed by downed power line in Middle Tennessee

Child killed by downed power line in Middle Tennessee

November 1st, 2013 1:46 pm by Associated Press

9-year-old Christopher Ellison was pronounced dead Thursday night shortly after being taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

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East Tennessee boy hit, killed by van while trick-or-treating

East Tennessee boy hit, killed by van while trick-or-treating

November 1st, 2013 1:41 pm by Associated Press

Police said the boy fell out of the van and the vehicle struck the child.

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Cocaine-filled pumpkins — 1 of 10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

Cocaine-filled pumpkins — 1 of 10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

November 1st, 2013 12:09 pm by Associated Press

Your daily look at stories that will be talked about today.

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Off the Wall News: Tennessee lawyer mocks prosecutor with demand to be called 'Captain Justice'

Off the Wall News: Tennessee lawyer mocks prosecutor with demand to be called 'Captain Justice'

November 1st, 2013 11:20 am by Brian Hass — The Tennessean

When prosecutors in Williamson County tried to ban a defense attorney from referring to them as “the government” in court, defense attorney Drew Justice had a demand of his own.

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Update: Timberlake Road reopens after head-on crash

Update: Timberlake Road reopens after head-on crash

November 1st, 2013 11:14 am by Staff Report

The two-car wreck was reported near 4075 Timberlake Road at 10:49 a.m.

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