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Jonesborough BMA to discuss increased traffic ticket fees

Jonesborough BMA to discuss increased traffic ticket fees

July 13th, 2014 10:06 pm by Max Hrenda

By Monday evening, Jonesborough may become the first Washington County municipality to take advantage of a new state law aimed at reducing law enforcement maintenance costs by increasing traffic citation fees.

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South Knoxville man charged with stabbing his mother

South Knoxville man charged with stabbing his mother

July 13th, 2014 10:00 pm by News Sentinel Staff

A South Knoxville man has been charged after allegedly confessing to stabbing his mother in the neck during an argument overnight, according to records.

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After 36 years, 'Liberty!' still loved at Sycamore Shoals

After 36 years, 'Liberty!' still loved at Sycamore Shoals

July 13th, 2014 9:56 pm by Max Hrenda

On Thursday, the 36th season of "Liberty! The Saga of Sycamore Shoals" - the state's official outdoor drama - opened at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area in Elizabethton.

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Candidates forum set in Elizabethton

Candidates forum set in Elizabethton

July 13th, 2014 9:48 pm by John Thompson

A forum for the candidates on the Aug. 7 ballot will be held at the gymnasium of Elizabethton High School on Thursday. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the program is scheduled to start at 6:30.

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Clark, Smith prep for Tuesday DA debate

Clark, Smith prep for Tuesday DA debate

July 13th, 2014 9:45 pm by Becky Campbell

Voters have an opportunity Tuesday to hear the two men trying to become the next District Attorney General for the First Judicial District say why they would be the best choice in next month's election.

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Police, physicians caution against leaving children in hot cars

Police, physicians caution against leaving children in hot cars

July 13th, 2014 9:37 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

Recent arrests across the country have captured the public's attention and have cautioned parents about leaving children in a hot car.

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Update: Police say 2 dead in apparent murder/suicide

Update: Police say 2 dead in apparent murder/suicide

July 13th, 2014 6:35 pm by Max Hrenda

Police said a man and a woman were found dead in their apartment in what appears to be a murder-suicide.

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Thousands of Palestinians flee northern Gaza

Thousands of Palestinians flee northern Gaza

July 13th, 2014 4:17 pm by KARIN LAUB and JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press

Thousands of Palestinian residents of the northern Gaza Strip fled their homes on Sunday and sought safety in U.N. shelters, heeding warnings from the Israeli military about impending plans to bomb the area in the sixth day of an offensive against Hamas t

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High need, high costs prompt early Christmas Box requests

High need, high costs prompt early Christmas Box requests

July 12th, 2014 10:45 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

In spring 2012, a Carter County couple well into their 70s took custody of three of their great-grandchildren who were at risk of being placed in state custody because of their parents' involvement in illegal drugs.

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Founders kept: Community, creativity celebrated in park dedication

Founders kept: Community, creativity celebrated in park dedication

July 12th, 2014 10:39 pm by Max Hrenda

One week after the installation of the 16th piece of art at Founders Park, members of the community gathered with local government, business and art officials to welcome it into the community.

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