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US-led planes strike fighters attacking Syria town

US-led planes strike fighters attacking Syria town

September 27th, 2014 1:23 pm by BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press

U.S.-led coalition warplanes struck Islamic State fighters in Syria attacking a town near the Turkish border for the first time Saturday, as well as positions in the country's east, activists and a Kurdish official said.

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Dobbs: Humane Society, Animal Control can work together

Dobbs: Humane Society, Animal Control can work together

September 26th, 2014 11:31 pm by Tony Casey

Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter Director Debbie Dobbs knows when the new facility opens that changes will occur.

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Health care providers prepare to put records online

Health care providers prepare to put records online

September 26th, 2014 11:21 pm by Becky Campbell

Patients with Quillen ETSU Physicians, like those from several other area medical groups, will soon be able to access their medical records online.

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Grand jury recommends criminal charges against Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ramsey, House Speaker Harwell

Grand jury recommends criminal charges against Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ramsey, House Speaker Harwell

September 26th, 2014 11:01 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The report alleges that the legislative leaders failed to appoint an adequate number of women and minorities to a commission that decides whether Tennessee's appeals judges keep their jobs.

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All that I survey: 2014 Citizen Survey to arrive Oct.

All that I survey: 2014 Citizen Survey to arrive Oct.

September 26th, 2014 10:47 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City's 2014 version of the National Citizen Survey nearly doubles the number of randomly chosen households to which surveys will be mailed around the first of October, a move aimed at increasing sample size to better inform officials about citizen

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FTHRA celebrates 40 years of service

FTHRA celebrates 40 years of service

September 26th, 2014 10:40 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

One of nine human resource agencies established by the state legislature to oversee the regional delivery of essential social services, the quasi-government umbrella organization first set to work in the local eight-county area in 1974 and has since grown

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Nazi salute with KKK mask: Tennessee school investigating controversial photo of student

Nazi salute with KKK mask: Tennessee school investigating controversial photo of student

September 26th, 2014 2:38 pm by Associated Press

A Middle Tennessee school is investigating after a photo appeared on social media of a student in a classroom giving a Nazi salute while holding white paper that resembles a Ku Klux Klan mask.

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US-led strikes hit Islamic State group as coalition grows

US-led strikes hit Islamic State group as coalition grows

September 26th, 2014 1:40 pm by RYAN LUCAS, Associated Press

American warplanes and drones hit Islamic State group tanks, Humvees, checkpoints and bunkers in airstrikes Friday targeting the extremists in Syria and Iraq, as the U.S.-led coalition expanded with Denmark, Belgium and Britain joining.

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Poverty Challenge' to be taken by youth, others at St. Mary's

Poverty Challenge' to be taken by youth, others at St. Mary's

September 26th, 2014 11:53 am by Sue Guinn Legg

More than 50 young people at St. Mary's Church will give up the many comforts of their homes - shelter, warmth, food and other basics - this weekend and spend 24 hours outdoors, hungry, dirty and begging for money to help a homeless family in one of the w

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Winged Deer wish list: Rowing, soccer, lacrosse among desires

Winged Deer wish list: Rowing, soccer, lacrosse among desires

September 26th, 2014 11:32 am by Gary B. Gray

"Can we use existing property to serve the public? I don't know" - Roger Blakeley, Parks and Recreation director.

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