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Possible job cuts worry ETSU employees, students

Possible job cuts worry ETSU employees, students

October 10th, 2013 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

Although East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland assured the college’s custodians last week that their jobs are safe for now, they and other employees continue to be wary of possible looming budget cuts and are looking at options to protect

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Design phase OK’d for new ETSU performing arts center

Design phase OK’d for new ETSU performing arts center

October 10th, 2013 9:39 pm by Brad Hicks

The next step in making what East Tennessee State University President Dr. Brian Noland called a dream for many in the area a reality has been taken.

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Injuries reported in two-vehicle crash in Jonesborough

Injuries reported in two-vehicle crash in Jonesborough

October 10th, 2013 6:40 pm by Staff Reports

Rescue workers are extricating the drivers involved in a two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in the 1100 block of Boones Creek Road in Jonesborough.

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US judge tells man he's still legally dead

US judge tells man he's still legally dead

October 10th, 2013 4:08 pm by Associated Press

A man who disappeared decades ago is finding out there's no easy way to come back from the dead.

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State rests in first Facebook Murders trial; one murder count dismissed

State rests in first Facebook Murders trial; one murder count dismissed

October 10th, 2013 3:45 pm by John Thompson

Judge John Kerry Blackwood said the state had not made the case for the felony murder charge against Marvin Potter, one of four people accused in the 2012 Johnson County slayings.

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Vanderbilt fraternity suspended over email making light of rape

Vanderbilt fraternity suspended over email making light of rape

October 10th, 2013 2:24 pm by Staff Report

Vanderbilt University and the national office of the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity have suspended local chapter operations after a member sent out an offensive recruiting email.

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Large-scale townhouse development coming to Boones Creek

Large-scale townhouse development coming to Boones Creek

October 10th, 2013 2:24 pm by Nathan Baker

As early as this spring, residents could be moving into the first townhouses in a massive development recently started off the Boones Creek exit on Interstate-26.

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House, cars destroyed in Limestone fire

House, cars destroyed in Limestone fire

October 10th, 2013 2:12 pm by Becky Campbell

It happened around 4:30 a.m. at 1333 Barkley Road.

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AP: Boehner to ask House GOP for short-term debt ceiling increase if Obama agrees to talk about lifting shutdown

AP: Boehner to ask House GOP for short-term debt ceiling increase if Obama agrees to talk about lifting shutdown

October 10th, 2013 9:43 am by Associated Press

Boehner said the measure would advance if President Barack Obama agrees to negotiate over reopening the government and to "start to deal with America's pressing problems."

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‘I did it’ phone call to accused's wife part of testimony in Facebook murder trial

‘I did it’ phone call to accused's wife part of testimony in Facebook murder trial

October 10th, 2013 7:05 am by John Thompson

On the third day of the double first-degree murder trial of Marvin Enoch “Buddy” Potter Jr., the jurors heard a taped telephone conversation Potter made to his wife, Barbara, after he had been interrogated for 3 1/2 hours in which he told her “I did it.”

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