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Rotary Clubs band together to build Tweetsie station

Rotary Clubs band together to build Tweetsie station

February 2nd, 2015 9:43 pm by Tony Casey

Thanks to the cooperation of area Rotary Clubs, the Tweetsie Trail is set to see another improvement project expand its use.

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Friday bomb discovery was Navy ordnance

Friday bomb discovery was Navy ordnance

February 2nd, 2015 9:40 pm by John Thompson

It was a busy time for emergency responders in Elizabethton on Friday afternoon when a bomb threat was called in to Carter County Bank in downtown, and in an unrelated matter about an hour later, some military ordnance was discovered at the nearby OmniSou

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High hopes: State excited about potential of hemp

High hopes: State excited about potential of hemp

February 2nd, 2015 9:34 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications from farmers and producers interested in growing industrial hemp.

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Haslam: Insure Tennessee is not Obamacare

Haslam: Insure Tennessee is not Obamacare

February 2nd, 2015 9:23 pm by Richard Locker, Knoxville News Sentinel

Gov. Bill Haslam appealed to state lawmakers Monday night to approve his Insure Tennessee plan, saying that it's "not Obamacare," that Tennessee taxpayers are paying for it already and that it can help nearly 300,000 uninsured state residents get access t

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Police: Church Hill woman runs husband over after argument

Police: Church Hill woman runs husband over after argument

February 2nd, 2015 9:15 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

A marital spat escalated to aggravated assault when a wife slapped her husband then ran him over, according to a police report.

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Trucks carrying frozen chicken, bees collide in fiery crash

Trucks carrying frozen chicken, bees collide in fiery crash

February 2nd, 2015 9:10 pm by Associated Press

A big-rig hauling frozen chicken collided with a truck carrying bees in Southern California, igniting a fireball that quickly cooked the chicken.

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ETSU, Johnson City schools still hashing out deal for stadium use

ETSU, Johnson City schools still hashing out deal for stadium use

February 2nd, 2015 8:02 pm by Nathan Baker

An agreement for East Tennessee State University's germinal football team to use Johnson City high school facilities in its first two seasons could be finalized by the end of the month, according to city leaders, but the school district may need more time

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'Power Rangers' actor accused of killing housemate with sword

'Power Rangers' actor accused of killing housemate with sword

February 2nd, 2015 3:51 pm by Associated Press

The agent of a former "Power Rangers" actor arrested by Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies in the stabbing death of his housemate says the man must have acted in self-defense.

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Woman gets TennCare help - 6 days after her death

Woman gets TennCare help - 6 days after her death

February 2nd, 2015 3:24 pm by Tom Wilemon, The Tennessean

She got kicked out of a nursing home because TennCare wouldn't pay.

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Update: Johnson City man claims PTSD led to wife's shooting

Update: Johnson City man claims PTSD led to wife's shooting

February 2nd, 2015 11:45 am by Staff Report

Delmar L. Mack, 46, was charged with attempted second-degree murder.

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