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Woman rescued from Laurel Fork falls

Woman rescued from Laurel Fork falls

April 16th, 2014 7:30 pm by Staff Reports

An approximately 60-year-old woman was rescued by the Carter County Rescue Squad's Tactical Rescue Team Wednesday afternoon.

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Updated: Convicted felon charged with attempted murder after standoff with deputies in Limestone

Updated: Convicted felon charged with attempted murder after standoff with deputies in Limestone

April 16th, 2014 4:32 pm by Staff Report

The victim told deputies her boyfriend had assaulted her and had a shotgun. She said he made threats to kill her, himself and anyone that tried to come into the home.

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Wood stove starts fire in Jonesborough home

Wood stove starts fire in Jonesborough home

April 16th, 2014 3:59 pm by Tony Casey

Seventy-eight-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell, of 115 Frank Hilbert Road in Jonesborough, said she threw a stick into her wood stove after a chilly morning Wednesday before going to take a nap.

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TDOT closes I-26 again for construction

TDOT closes I-26 again for construction

April 16th, 2014 2:17 pm by Staff Report

According to the Tennessee Department of Transportation's website, Interstate 26 at the Gray exit will be shutdown by rolling roadblocks between 1 and 3 p.m. to allow workers to blast for the in progress upgrades to the on and off ramps.

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SW Virginia student taken into custody for alleged Facebook threats

SW Virginia student taken into custody for alleged Facebook threats

April 16th, 2014 12:57 pm by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

A Wise County high school student was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon and could face criminal charges for allegedly making unspecified threats on social media.

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Future uncertain: Virginia Intermont merger talks with Fla. school end without deal

Future uncertain: Virginia Intermont merger talks with Fla. school end without deal

April 16th, 2014 10:23 am by Nathan Baker

VI is facing sanctions and a loss of accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges based on VI's bleak financial outlook.

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Dogwood or Red Bud Winter?

April 16th, 2014 10:07 am by Tony Duncan

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Update: 3 rescued from burning Gatlinburg condo

Update: 3 rescued from burning Gatlinburg condo

April 16th, 2014 9:47 am by Associated Press

A Gatlinburg Fire Department spokesperson told WBIR-TV that crews were able to safely get the people off the second floor of the Summit of Gatlinburg.

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Update: U-Haul picks old Lowes/Fun Expedition site

Update: U-Haul picks old Lowes/Fun Expedition site

April 16th, 2014 8:43 am by Gary B. Gray

On April 1, a provision in Johnson City's agreement to purchase the downtown U-Haul property went into effect, reducing the city's financial commitment on two distinct offers by $10,000 each month until the company vacates the premises.

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6 women charged with filing 800 false tax returns

6 women charged with filing 800 false tax returns

April 16th, 2014 8:04 am by Associated Press

The U.S. attorney's office in Memphis said Tuesday that the women were indicted on a total of 41 counts of conspiracy to steal government funds, stealing government funds through the filing of false income tax returns and aggravated identity theft.

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