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TVA paid new CEO $1.9 million more than predecessor in just 9 months

TVA paid new CEO $1.9 million more than predecessor in just 9 months

November 20th, 2013 7:49 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Valley Authority says in a filing that it paid Chief Executive Officer Bill Johnson $5.9 million during his nine months on the job in fiscal year 2013.

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Hunter injured by fall from tree stand in SW Virginia

Hunter injured by fall from tree stand in SW Virginia

November 20th, 2013 7:30 am by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

A Southwest Virginia man was taken to an area hospital for treatment Tuesday after he was injured in a hunting accident in Scott County.

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Are you about to lose $16M?: 1 of 10 things to know today at a glance

Are you about to lose $16M?: 1 of 10 things to know today at a glance

November 20th, 2013 7:21 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking national and world news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Where were you when you learned of JFK assassination?

Where were you when you learned of JFK assassination?

November 20th, 2013 7:15 am by Sam Watson

The Johnson City Press wants your memories from Nov. 22, 1963, and your thoughts about the aftermath of the president's death.

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Unicoi County set to narrow number of candidates

Unicoi County set to narrow number of candidates

November 19th, 2013 9:01 pm by Brad Hicks

The field of candidates for a number of local and district offices will be narrowed prior to the August 2014 general election.

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Police: Recent crash intersection not particularly dangerous

Police: Recent crash intersection not particularly dangerous - VIDEO

November 19th, 2013 8:54 pm by Becky Campbell

The intersection where East Tennessee State University’s president was hit by a wrecker driver who ran a red light late Monday afternoon is not particularly dangerous in terms of the number of crashes that happen there, according to statistics from the Jo

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Man charged with attempted murder from Kingsport stabbing

Man charged with attempted murder from Kingsport stabbing

November 19th, 2013 5:13 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Anthony J. Coffey is accused of stabbing his girlfriend's brother in the stomach.

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Did George Zimmerman spin his 911 call?

Did George Zimmerman spin his 911 call?

November 19th, 2013 4:52 pm by ALLEN G. BREED, AP National Writer

In the age of Twitter and the 24-hour news cycle, experts say a call to central dispatch can quickly become public, and is often manipulated to spin a story or even lay the groundwork for a criminal defense.

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Treasurer accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from Carter Co. church

Treasurer accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from Carter Co. church

November 19th, 2013 4:41 pm by John Thompson

Sheriff Chris Mathes said an investigation began after church leaders came to the sheriff's department seeking help.

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Science Hill SRO keeps parents informed with drug talk

Science Hill SRO keeps parents informed with drug talk

November 19th, 2013 2:14 pm by Tony Casey

Pringles and Diet Pepsi cans with hidden compartments, song lyrics supportive of hard drug use and bracelets for marijuana legalization, were among the topics of discussion at a talk Monday night in Science Hill’s auditorium.

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