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Trayvon Martin rally set for Saturday in Knoxville

Trayvon Martin rally set for Saturday in Knoxville

July 31st, 2013 5:08 pm by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

'We want to prevent more Trayvons, but also prevent the emergence of more Zimmermans' — Andre Canty

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Another hole discovered on grounds of shuttered Love Chapel Elementary in Unicoi Co.

Another hole discovered on grounds of shuttered Love Chapel Elementary in Unicoi Co.

July 31st, 2013 5:00 pm by Brad Hicks

Another hole was recently discovered on the grounds of the now-closed Love Chapel Elementary School. The hole was discovered earlier this week.

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Buzzworthy: 10 local & regional news stories that will get you talking today

Buzzworthy: 10 local & regional news stories that will get you talking today

July 31st, 2013 4:35 pm by Staff Report

In case you missed these posts, here are 10 local and regional items that will get you talking today.

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SWAT team swarms 85-year-old Kingsport woman's home on drug arrest warrant

SWAT team swarms 85-year-old Kingsport woman's home on drug arrest warrant

July 31st, 2013 4:18 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

An 85-year-old woman has been jailed after SWAT descended on her Kingsport home — marking her second arrest related to drug distribution in four years.

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Soundoff: Tell us what you think of immigration reform and the health care law

Soundoff: Tell us what you think of immigration reform and the health care law

July 31st, 2013 1:25 pm by Staff Report

President Obama is telling Democratic lawmakers they are on the 'right side of history' with his health care law and the prospects for immigration legislation. Share your thoughts.

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Your turn: Should Tennessee schools paddle students?

Your turn: Should Tennessee schools paddle students?

July 31st, 2013 11:53 am by Staff Report

Tell us what you think of Shelby County's decision to ban corporal punishment at schools

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Unicoi Co. residents may face 12-cent property tax increase

Unicoi Co. residents may face 12-cent property tax increase

July 31st, 2013 11:24 am by Brad Hicks

The County Commission’s Finance Committee met to discuss 2013-14 budget. The county was facing a shortfall of $521,873.

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Booze switcheroo:  TGI Friday's operator fined $500K for serving customers cheap stuff when paid for top shelf

Booze switcheroo: TGI Friday's operator fined $500K for serving customers cheap stuff when paid for top shelf

July 31st, 2013 11:11 am by Associated Press

An operator of TGI Fridays restaurants in New Jersey raided as part of Operation Swill has agreed to pay a $500,000 fine for serving customers cheap booze when they paid for top shelf.

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Crashes reported on 11-E, I-26 in Washington County; traffic backed up

Crashes reported on 11-E, I-26 in Washington County; traffic backed up

July 31st, 2013 10:56 am by Staff Report

Three crashes with injuries have been reported on highways in Washington County.

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Serving ETSU with pride: Public safety first TBR force to receive accreditation honor

Serving ETSU with pride: Public safety first TBR force to receive accreditation honor

July 31st, 2013 10:10 am by Rex Barber

East Tennessee State University's Department of Public Safety was recently accredited by the Tennessee Association of Police Chiefs.

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