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Lot 1 may be key to ETSU, Public Building Authority negotiations

Lot 1 may be key to ETSU, Public Building Authority negotiations

January 22nd, 2014 9:24 pm by Nathan Baker

Negotiations between East Tennessee State University and Johnson City for the land where the college hopes to build a performing and fine arts center are apparently hinging on parking access and floodwater plans, but the members of the Public Building Aut

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Craft distillery clears first hurdle in Jonesborough

Craft distillery clears first hurdle in Jonesborough

January 22nd, 2014 9:21 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A new craft distillery specializing in the production of corn mash liquor has cleared the first hurdle on the track to opening for business in downtown Jonesborough.

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Hero, 8, saves six relatives in trailer fire but dies trying to reach more

Hero, 8, saves six relatives in trailer fire but dies trying to reach more

January 22nd, 2014 4:45 pm by By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Tyler J. Doohan, of East Rochester, N.Y., didn't have school Monday because of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

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Update: Authorities say Elizabethton infant had been exposed to meth, but trauma was cause of death; parents charged

Update: Authorities say Elizabethton infant had been exposed to meth, but trauma was cause of death; parents charged

January 22nd, 2014 3:48 pm by John Thompson

Jeffery McLaughlin and Stephanie Bowman were arrested Friday following an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of the child on Nov. 20, 2012.

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Your Turn: Is ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell guilty of corruption or just bad judgment?

Your Turn: Is ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell guilty of corruption or just bad judgment?

January 22nd, 2014 2:45 pm by staff and wire reports

"We are broke and have an unconscionable amount in credit card debt already and this Inaugural is killing us" — McDonnell's wife, Maureen.

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Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy Gary Daugherty, Sgt. Lee Cross honored two years after near-death injury on duty

Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy Gary Daugherty, Sgt. Lee Cross honored two years after near-death injury on duty

January 22nd, 2014 12:31 pm by Becky Campbell

Washington County Deputy Gary Daugherty awarded Purple Heart from sheriff's office, Sgt. Lee Cross given Commendation Medal

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ETSU confirms meningitis diagnosis; employee released from hospital

ETSU confirms meningitis diagnosis; employee released from hospital

January 22nd, 2014 12:04 pm by Staff Report

ETSU had announced the possible case last week, saying the man did not prepare or serve any food on campus or come into direct contact with students.

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Authorities release name of woman killed in weekend house fire

Authorities release name of woman killed in weekend house fire

January 22nd, 2014 11:45 am by Staff Report

Serena Morrow, 22, died in the residential fire that broke out around 4 a.m. Saturday at 2528 Old State Route 34.

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Man to get at least 10 years in prison after teen-sex plea

Man to get at least 10 years in prison after teen-sex plea

January 22nd, 2014 10:30 am by Brad Hicks

Rickie Lee Hoyle agreed to plead guilty to charges related to his attempt to solicit sex from a teenager.

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Common Core challenge could cause classroom conflict

Common Core challenge could cause classroom conflict

January 22nd, 2014 10:26 am by Nathan Baker

Republican state lawmakers announced a pair of bills Tuesday aimed at delaying the implementation of the Common Core State Standards and the companion test, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, by up to four years, leaving

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