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Pepsi promises spectacular Fourth at Freedom Hall

Pepsi promises spectacular Fourth at Freedom Hall

May 15th, 2014 8:54 pm by Nathan Baker

A pack of people plan to proudly put their patriotic propensity for pyrotechnics on parade next month when Pepsi presents its popular appreciation of explosions.

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Judge strikes down all Arkansas laws banning gay marriage, won't put ruling on hold

Judge strikes down all Arkansas laws banning gay marriage, won't put ruling on hold

May 15th, 2014 2:54 pm by ANDREW DeMILLO and CHRISTINA HUYNH, Associated Press

An Arkansas judge says he will strike down a state law barring clerks from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, expanding his ruling against the state's ban on gay marriage.

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Rape investigation follows post-prom party in north Georgia

Rape investigation follows post-prom party in north Georgia

May 15th, 2014 2:50 pm by Kate Harrison, Times Free Press

Multiple reports from the community assert that several young men were involved in the alleged assault.

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Unicoi Co. video fight: Mother gets plea deal, charges dropped for 2

Unicoi Co. video fight: Mother gets plea deal, charges dropped for 2

May 15th, 2014 2:01 pm by Brad Hicks

One of the 13-year-old girls involved in the fight had posted a video of the fight to her Facebook account.

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17-year-old high school senior unseats West Virginia state lawmaker in primary

17-year-old high school senior unseats West Virginia state lawmaker in primary

May 15th, 2014 11:36 am by Associated Press

After Tuesday's GOP primary, the high school senior is one election away from becoming the youngest state lawmaker in West Virginia history.

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Johnson City woman accused of dragging sheriff's deputy, ramming cruiser

Johnson City woman accused of dragging sheriff's deputy, ramming cruiser

May 15th, 2014 11:32 am by Becky Campbell

Jessica L. Ball faces numerous charges.

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Aaron Hernandez indicted in Boston double slaying

Aaron Hernandez indicted in Boston double slaying

May 15th, 2014 11:29 am by PAIGE SUTHERLAND, Associated Press

The victims in that killing, Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado, were shot to death as they sat in a car in Boston's South End on July 16, 2012.

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Woman blasts NE Tennessee town board for refusing wedding request

Woman blasts NE Tennessee town board for refusing wedding request

May 15th, 2014 10:44 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A mother of a bride-to-be gave the Rogersville Board of Mayor and Aldermen an earful Tuesday evening after the board refused to let her close a section of Main Street for a wedding later this month.

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High bidder stuck in limbo after city hall auction in Bluff City

High bidder stuck in limbo after city hall auction in Bluff City

May 15th, 2014 10:31 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Sherry Grubb put in the winning bid for the old city hall building in Bluff City, and now she wonders why the Board of Mayor and Aldermen has yet to approve the sale.

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28 percent water rate hike in Unicoi brings controversy

28 percent water rate hike in Unicoi brings controversy

May 15th, 2014 10:19 am by Brad Hicks

A notice was recently sent to Unicoi Water Utility District customers advising them of an upcoming rate increase, but two former district commissioners contend this letter is misleading, and the stated reason for the increase is inaccurate.

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