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WJHL owner Media General to buy Texas broadcasting company in deal worth $1.6B

WJHL owner Media General to buy Texas broadcasting company in deal worth $1.6B

March 21st, 2014 11:26 am by Associated Press

The combined company would own and operate or service 74 stations across 46 markets, reaching about 26.5 million households.

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Brewery on tap? Council hopes to bring big one to downtown Johnson City

Brewery on tap? Council hopes to bring big one to downtown Johnson City

March 21st, 2014 11:20 am by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Economic Development Council recently answered a request for proposal from Stone Brewing Co. hoping to entice the West Coast company to locate a $20- to $40-million brewery in Johnson City.

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Poop proof: ETSU prof's dung knowledge pays off in Big Horn Sheep discovery

Poop proof: ETSU prof's dung knowledge pays off in Big Horn Sheep discovery

March 21st, 2014 11:04 am by Contributed - ETSU

Dr. Jim Mead's expertise on dung recently helped scientists confirm the early presence of bighorn sheep on a Mexican island.

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Where's Harry Potter when you need him? Quidditch tourney set for ETSU campus

Where's Harry Potter when you need him? Quidditch tourney set for ETSU campus

March 21st, 2014 10:51 am by Nathan Baker

Men's basketball won't be the only East Tennessee State University team locked in fierce tournament competition this weekend.

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As military sex cases end, more calls for change

As military sex cases end, more calls for change

March 21st, 2014 8:00 am by JEFFREY COLLINS and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

Just last week, Congress debated ways to curb the assaults and the Senate approved a measure to protect victims and bar the "good soldier defense" to ensure evidence alone determines a defendant's fate, but the debate is far from over.

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FBI investigating death of Tennessee bank robber at U.S. prison

FBI investigating death of Tennessee bank robber at U.S. prison

March 21st, 2014 7:37 am by Associated Press

54-year-old Paul Anderson was found on the floor of his cell on Sunday night.

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Indian Ocean search by air for missing plane comes up empty

Indian Ocean search by air for missing plane comes up empty

March 21st, 2014 7:25 am by KRISTEN GELINEAU and SCOTT MCDONALD, Associated Press

Search planes flying deep into the southern Indian Ocean found nothing Friday that could be from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, Australia's acting prime minister said.

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FAA gets 911 tapes from Holston Mountain plane crash

FAA gets 911 tapes from Holston Mountain plane crash

March 21st, 2014 7:13 am by John Thompson

Getting the wreckage off the mountain's steep, wooded terrain is a challenge for local authorities.

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$5M in hand, Elizabethton schools ready to begin work on new stadium

$5M in hand, Elizabethton schools ready to begin work on new stadium

March 21st, 2014 6:59 am by John Thompson

The money will be used to construct a new athletic complex and music room at Elizabethton High School.

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Johnson City Commission approves ETSU garage traffic signal for State of Franklin

Johnson City Commission approves ETSU garage traffic signal for State of Franklin

March 21st, 2014 6:59 am by Gary B. Gray

The plan is contingent upon East Tennessee State University's construction of a new performing arts center on what is known as Lot 1 - an area between the Millennium Centre and Bank of Tennessee.

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