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Washington Co. highway superintendent takes issue with Commission attempt to control paving projects

Washington Co. highway superintendent takes issue with Commission attempt to control paving projects

October 29th, 2013 7:45 am by Gary B. Gray

What appeared to be an innocuous resolution in support of Highway Department Superintendent Johnny Deakins instead received a chilly reception and was sent back to committee to iron out wrinkles.

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6-week Obamacare delay: 1 of 10 things to know today from across the nation & around the world

6-week Obamacare delay: 1 of 10 things to know today from across the nation & around the world

October 29th, 2013 7:40 am by Associated Press

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

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Pair of Tennessee College of Applied Technology teachers arrested

Pair of Tennessee College of Applied Technology teachers arrested

October 28th, 2013 9:01 pm by John Thompson

Two teachers of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology — Elizabethton were arrested Monday as a part of the ongoing investigation of some faculty and staff members by the Carter County Sheriff’s Department.

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Your Turn: Is the Tea Party over?

Your Turn: Is the Tea Party over?

October 28th, 2013 3:52 pm by Staff and wire reports

A slice of corporate America thinks tea partyers have overstayed their welcome in Washington and should be shown the door in next year's congressional elections.

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Penn State: 26 people get $59.7M over child sex abuse claims from Sandusky incidents

Penn State: 26 people get $59.7M over child sex abuse claims from Sandusky incidents

October 28th, 2013 2:37 pm by Associated Press

Penn State said Monday it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

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Update: Family friend discovered bodies in Elizabethton double shooting

Update: Family friend discovered bodies in Elizabethton double shooting

October 28th, 2013 2:02 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Police Department is continuing the investigate the death of a man and woman at 1508 Garden Road on Sunday.

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Off the Wall News: Texan survives being hit by lightning ... twice

Off the Wall News: Texan survives being hit by lightning ... twice

October 28th, 2013 1:24 pm by Associated Press

An off-road racing enthusiast has survived being struck by lightning twice during the same storm in North Texas.

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Putin: No discrimination against gays at Olympics in Russia despite anti-gay law

Putin: No discrimination against gays at Olympics in Russia despite anti-gay law

October 28th, 2013 1:20 pm by Associated Press

President Vladimir Putin promised Monday that gay athletes and guests at the Winter Olympics in Sochi will feel at ease, seeking to assuage fears fueled by a recent Russian law banning gay "propaganda."

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Potential Model Mills developer requests zoning variance

Potential Model Mills developer requests zoning variance

October 28th, 2013 11:44 am by Nathan Baker

The Johnson City Chamber of Commerce revealed more about the plans of the potential developer for the Model Mills Walnut Street property Monday

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Despite electric car manufacturing in state, Tennessee officials steer clear of zero-emissions plan

Despite electric car manufacturing in state, Tennessee officials steer clear of zero-emissions plan

October 28th, 2013 11:14 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Nissan makes the Leaf and its lithium-ion batteries at its sprawling plant in Smyrna, a Nashville suburb.

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