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The Buzz: A week's worth of Buzz

The Buzz: A week's worth of Buzz

November 3rd, 2013 2:54 pm by Staff Reports

Did you miss something this week? We've got a Buzz-filled collection of the week's stories.

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Workers try to preserve heyday look of depot

Workers try to preserve heyday look of depot

November 2nd, 2013 9:38 pm by Nathan Baker

At the 104-year-old Carolina, Clinchfield and Ohio Railroad Depot, the more things change, the more they stay the same.

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Cherokee artifacts can be found in area, but shouldn’t be taken

Cherokee artifacts can be found in area, but shouldn’t be taken

November 2nd, 2013 9:32 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

While you may not think that picking up and pocketing items such as a rock or piece of pottery while walking the shoreline at one of the local lakes is not a big deal, think again.

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Jonesborough family races past lawn mower accident

Jonesborough family races past lawn mower accident

November 2nd, 2013 9:28 pm by Tony Casey

Six-year-old Jeremiah Gray, of Jonesborough, was just hitting his stride, developing an early interest in participating in 5K races in the area. He’d recently set a personal-best time of around 32 minutes, which was good for first in his age group, and wa

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Ten Commandments among eight approved 'historical documents' for use in school system

Ten Commandments among eight approved 'historical documents' for use in school system

November 2nd, 2013 9:16 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Ten Commandments tops a list of eight “historically significant documents related to the American and Tennessee Jurisprudence” that now are part of a portable display to be used to educate Washington County students.

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Man pleads guilty by reason of insanity to rape, arson charges

Man pleads guilty by reason of insanity to rape, arson charges

November 1st, 2013 9:51 pm by Brad Hicks

A Unicoi County man arrested more than five years ago and charged with attempting to assault a woman jogging in the town of Unicoi has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to charges related to this case and others.

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Woman loses control of car on Timberlake Road curve, hits car head-on

Woman loses control of car on Timberlake Road curve, hits car head-on

November 1st, 2013 9:47 pm by Ron Campbell

Washington County deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash Friday morning on Timberlake Road.

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NET Trans director to lead UETHDA

NET Trans director to lead UETHDA

November 1st, 2013 9:40 pm by Gary B. Gray

NET Trans director Tim Jaynes has accepted a job as the Upper East Tennessee Human Development Agency’s new executive director.

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McKinney Center dedication planned for Friday

McKinney Center dedication planned for Friday

November 1st, 2013 9:29 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The town of Jonesborough will dedicate its new McKinney Cultural Arts Center at Booker T. Washington School at an open house reception with the McKinney family at 1 p.m. Friday.

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Update: Gunman kills TSA agent at LAX, injures 2 others

Update: Gunman kills TSA agent at LAX, injures 2 others

November 1st, 2013 3:00 pm by Associated Press

A man carrying a bag with a hand-written note that said he "wanted to kill TSA" opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle at a security checkpoint at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, killing a TSA officer and wounding at least three others, auth

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