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Bryan College faculty prepare to leave over evolution controversy

Bryan College faculty prepare to leave over evolution controversy

April 5th, 2014 5:35 pm by Kevin Hardy, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Bryan College could shed up to a quarter of its full-time faculty by fall if nobody blinks.

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Downtown Dash 5K organizers look to tap runners' enthusiasm, show off group for girls

Downtown Dash 5K organizers look to tap runners' enthusiasm, show off group for girls

April 5th, 2014 8:25 am by Max Hrenda

As summer draws near, local runners will be offered a chance to not only participate in something they love, but also to help draw attention to a local group with a similar passion.

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Carter landfill gets $72,000 cash infusion after slow winter

Carter landfill gets $72,000 cash infusion after slow winter

April 5th, 2014 8:22 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON - The Landfill Committee of the Carter County Commission voted unanimously Friday to request nearly $72,000 in a reserve fund be transferred to the landfill's operating revenue.

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City man faces more charges of animal cruelty in dead-dogs case

City man faces more charges of animal cruelty in dead-dogs case

April 5th, 2014 8:20 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man cited on one animal cruelty charge after a puppy was found alive, but buried under five dead dogs in a trash can, now faces more charges.

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Joy Prom offers special night for special community

Joy Prom offers special night for special community - VIDEO

April 4th, 2014 11:19 pm by Max Hrenda

Red carpets, flashbulbs, and horse-drawn carriage rides are just a few things that can be associated with a royal affair or Hollywood party. For a local church - and a special group of invitees - that was exactly the idea.

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City begins project aimed at pedestrian safety

City begins project aimed at pedestrian safety

April 4th, 2014 11:12 pm by Gary B. Gray

Both pedestrians and motorists should be aware that improvements downtown on a stretch of West State of Franklin Road, officially dubbed a "traffic-calming" project, will cause some temporary side-stepping and lane-changing over the next three months.

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Prosecutors criticized after case against alleged gold coin thief dropped

Prosecutors criticized after case against alleged gold coin thief dropped

April 4th, 2014 11:08 pm by Becky Campbell

A gold coin theft charge was dismissed against a Unicoi County woman Friday because the victim had died and prosecutors said there was little evidence to prove the case.

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Beer law may fall flat for city

Beer law may fall flat for city

April 4th, 2014 11:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

Legislation passed this week that adds local governments to the list of entities legally allowed to apply for and receive permits to sell beer.

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April 4th, 2014 6:18 pm by Tony Duncan

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DA says elderly Sullivan County neglect victim died

DA says elderly Sullivan County neglect victim died

April 4th, 2014 5:09 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A reportedly malnourished and dehydrated elderly woman who was hospitalized three weeks ago - and suspected of being neglected by her granddaughter - has since passed away.

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