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2nd phase of common core training for Tennessee teachers starts July 9

2nd phase of common core training for Tennessee teachers starts July 9

July 5th, 2013 7:49 am by Associated Press

State education officials are kicking off the second phase of training teachers on how to implement a new set of common core benchmarks for math and reading.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

July 5th, 2013 7:44 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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Vacationing Tennessee woman dies in balcony fall

Vacationing Tennessee woman dies in balcony fall

July 5th, 2013 7:29 am by Associated Press

A 22-year-old Tennessee woman died when she fell from a 10th floor balcony of a Panama City Beach condominium.

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Drug Task Force seeking to recoup more than $2,000 missing funds

Drug Task Force seeking to recoup more than $2,000 missing funds

July 4th, 2013 9:39 pm by Becky Campbell

The 1st Judicial District Drug Task Force will attempt to recoup more than $2,000 in missing funds from its insurance company, but participating agencies might end up paying it.

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Watauga Lake Boat Parade

July 4th, 2013 8:01 pm by Lee Talbert

Watauga Lake Boat Parade

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Elizabethton July 4th Parade

July 4th, 2013 7:57 pm by Lee Talbert

Elizabethton July 4th Parade

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Chance of heavy rain decreases, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms likely

Chance of heavy rain decreases, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms likely

July 4th, 2013 3:36 pm by Staff Reports

Chances of rain during Fourth of July festivities have decreased, but possibilities of scattered showers are still likely throughout the day and night, according to the National Weather Service in Morristown.

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Johnson City Power Board working to restore power lost in morning outages, around 100 customers still without power

Johnson City Power Board working to restore power lost in morning outages, around 100 customers still without power

July 4th, 2013 3:29 pm by Staff Reports

Around 1,500 Johnson City Power Board customers lost power Thursday morning and the cause of the outage is unknown, according to a JCPB representative.

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Minister’s visit to help connect Johnson City, Liberian churches

Minister’s visit to help connect Johnson City, Liberian churches

July 4th, 2013 2:21 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

In celebration of the accomplishments of two former slaves, both of whom were founding fathers of Baptist congregations, a local church has plans to follow in the footsteps of one of the founders while creating permanent connections to a church in Liberia

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Statue of Liberty officially reopens for Independence Day

Statue of Liberty officially reopens for Independence Day

July 4th, 2013 10:19 am by COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press

The Statue of Liberty finally reopened on the Fourth of July months after Superstorm Sandy swamped its little island in New York Harbor as Americans across the country marked the holiday with fireworks and barbecues.

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