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Heroin is back in East Tennessee

Heroin is back in East Tennessee

May 19th, 2014 8:48 am by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

With pain pill crackdown, users switching

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Experts expect Memorial Day travel up, but gas prices down

Experts expect Memorial Day travel up, but gas prices down

May 18th, 2014 9:49 pm by Nathan Baker

More Americans will go out of town this Memorial Day weekend, making for busy roadways and airports, but not necessarily higher gas prices.

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Meet Your Neighbor: For James Quarterman, service goes to the dogs

Meet Your Neighbor: For James Quarterman, service goes to the dogs

May 18th, 2014 9:36 pm by Becky Campbell

James Quarterman is not a military man or wounded warrior, but below his tough exterior, he sure has a soft spot in his heart for them.

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Onks caretaker announces decoration, welcomes donations

Onks caretaker announces decoration, welcomes donations

May 18th, 2014 9:22 pm by Max Hrenda

Even though they don't own Jonesborough's Onks Cemetery, caretaker Jim Lowe and his family want to let families know that decoration will be occurring this month.

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Roan Mountain's Miller Farmstead in consideration for historical designation

Roan Mountain's Miller Farmstead in consideration for historical designation - VIDEO

May 18th, 2014 9:14 pm by John Thompson

A century-old farmstead that is now a popular part of Roan Mountain State Park could soon be nominated for the National Register of Historic Places.

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AT&T agrees to buy DirecTV in $48.5B deal

AT&T agrees to buy DirecTV in $48.5B deal

May 18th, 2014 6:16 pm by Associated Press

AT&T Inc. on Sunday agreed to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion, or $95 per share, a move that gives telecommunications company a larger base of video subscribers and increases its ability to compete against Comcast and Time Warner Cable, which agreed to a me

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Accentuate positive, eliminate negative at Coptic Conference

Accentuate positive, eliminate negative at Coptic Conference - VIDEO

May 18th, 2014 4:38 pm by Tony Casey

To allow negativity into the Coptic Conference or not, that is the question.

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Unicoi officials say expansion helped make 6th Strawberry Festival sweetest yet - VIDEO

May 17th, 2014 11:00 pm by Max Hrenda

Though festivals may seem abundant in May in Northeast Tennessee, the region's "sweetest" one may belong to the town of Unicoi.

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Friendship, Lego clubs help autistic children build lasting relationships

Friendship, Lego clubs help autistic children build lasting relationships

May 17th, 2014 10:52 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With one in every 68 children diagnosed with some form of autism and the long-running challenges they and their families face, the limited number of available resources is surprising.

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As congregation sizes dip, local religious leaders talk causes, solutions

As congregation sizes dip, local religious leaders talk causes, solutions

May 17th, 2014 10:32 pm by Tony Casey

Next time you're at your chosen place of worship, look around and estimate whether there are more people or fewer present than the previous year.

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