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Officials discuss pair of Highway 75 woes

Officials discuss pair of Highway 75 woes

April 29th, 2014 10:01 pm by Gary B. Gray

Progress has a starting point, and, on Tuesday, that mark literally was in the Gray Fossil Museum parking lot.

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Second man, Jason Wayne Autry, faces murder charge in Holly Bobo case

Second man, Jason Wayne Autry, faces murder charge in Holly Bobo case

April 29th, 2014 6:11 pm by Brian Wilson, The Tennessean

A second man has been arrested in the alleged kidnapping and death of Holly Bobo.

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At least 35 dead as South braces for more twisters

At least 35 dead as South braces for more twisters

April 29th, 2014 4:51 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ and JEFF AMY, Associated Press

As crews in Mississippi and Alabama turned from search-and-rescue efforts to cleanup, the South braced for a third round of potentially deadly weather on Tuesday. Tornadoes usually strike in the late afternoon and evening.

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Update: Commissioner bans Sterling from NBA for life

Update: Commissioner bans Sterling from NBA for life

April 29th, 2014 1:59 pm by Associated Press

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver also says he will try to force a sale of the Clippers and also fined Sterling $2.5 million.

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Glass company to invest $15.8M to begin new manufacturing operations in Kingsport, creating 237 new jobs

Glass company to invest $15.8M to begin new manufacturing operations in Kingsport, creating 237 new jobs

April 29th, 2014 1:50 pm by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

The announcement means new glass manufacturing will take place at AGC's old Blue Ridge facility off Lincoln Street.

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Tennessee tornado leaves 2 dead, 6 injured

Tennessee tornado leaves 2 dead, 6 injured

April 29th, 2014 1:10 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee Emergency Management Agency spokesman Jeremy Heidt said state officials are sending aid on Tuesday, including 20 National Guardsmen, to help local officials as they search for more possible victims.

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TBI: New development in Holly Bobo case

TBI: New development in Holly Bobo case

April 29th, 2014 12:48 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says there has been a new and significant development in the case of missing 20-year-old nursing student Holly Bobo.

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Update: Police say 2 victims critical in Georgia FedEx shootings

Update: Police say 2 victims critical in Georgia FedEx shootings

April 29th, 2014 11:40 am by KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press

A package handler with an assault rifle and bullets strapped across his chest "like Rambo" opened fire Tuesday morning at a FedEx station outside Atlanta.

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Trial avoided as Parker pleads guilty to attempted murder

Trial avoided as Parker pleads guilty to attempted murder

April 29th, 2014 11:26 am by Becky Campbell

Judge Robert Cupp accepted Eric Parker's best interest plea in Washington County Criminal Court.

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Tornadoes tear through South, add to US death toll

Tornadoes tear through South, add to US death toll

April 29th, 2014 8:27 am by ADRIAN SAINZ and JEFF AMY, Associated Press

As the storm hopscotched across a large swath of the U.S., the overall death toll was at least 28, with 11 killed Monday and 17 Sunday in a band stretching from Oklahoma to Alabama.

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