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Boy survives 230-foot fall from cliff

Boy survives 230-foot fall from cliff

November 11th, 2014 10:45 am by Associated Press

The child has been hospitalized in critical but stable condition.

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Carter Co. Budget Committee restores funding for jail upkeep

Carter Co. Budget Committee restores funding for jail upkeep

November 11th, 2014 10:28 am by John Thompson

Several large budget amendments for the sheriff's department were approved during Monday's meeting of the Carter County Budget Committee, but the expenditures will require no new revenue.

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Johnson City plans to take down U-Haul building by February

Johnson City plans to take down U-Haul building by February

November 11th, 2014 10:03 am by Gary B. Gray

Currently in the design phase, the project also will include sidewalk repairs and additional parking along Commerce Street, which will be rebuilt to improve drainage flows during high-water events.

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Tennessee free tuition not for undocumented students

Tennessee free tuition not for undocumented students

November 11th, 2014 7:24 am by Associated Press

Tennessee has about 6,000 high school students who are undocumented.

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ETSU Veterans Day welcomes servicemen, servicemen's best friends

ETSU Veterans Day welcomes servicemen, servicemen's best friends

November 10th, 2014 11:12 pm by Nathan Baker

As the trumpeter began the simple, somber melody of taps, former Marine Corps Cpl. Joseph Sanders reached down to give a distracted scratch to that special spot behind the ears of Bear, his service dog.

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VA Veterans Day ceremony focuses on animal assists

VA Veterans Day ceremony focuses on animal assists

November 10th, 2014 11:07 pm by Becky Campbell

Year after year, people gather on this day - Veterans Day - to honor and remember military veterans killed in action, those still living who served and those still serving.

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Food for thought: Unicoi weighs options for mobile food carts

Food for thought: Unicoi weighs options for mobile food carts

November 10th, 2014 10:56 pm by Brad Hicks

The town of Unicoi is rolling closer to developing an ordinance regulating mobile food carts.

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4 lanes down, 2 to go: TDOT warns of congestion, delays after demolition of Exit 13 bridge

4 lanes down, 2 to go: TDOT warns of congestion, delays after demolition of Exit 13 bridge

November 10th, 2014 10:53 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the state began its project at the Tenn. Highway 75/Interstate 26 interchange with the goal of mitigating high traffic levels, transportation officials said drivers shouldn't expect that congestion to disappear any time soon.

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Unsettled: Jonesborough attorney says no word received on liquor tax-suit settlement offer

Unsettled: Jonesborough attorney says no word received on liquor tax-suit settlement offer

November 10th, 2014 10:41 pm by Max Hrenda

Although an attorney for the county school system said he expected lawsuits against Washington County's two municipalities to be settled within six months' time, Jonesborough's attorney said the town's own settlement offer had not been addressed.

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UAW says recognition close at VW

UAW says recognition close at VW

November 10th, 2014 10:36 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

An upcoming policy change by Volkswagen would clear the way for the United Auto Workers to become the first union to bargain on behalf of employees at a foreign automaker in the South, the UAW said Monday.

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