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International Storytelling Center board discloses new director’s yearly pay

International Storytelling Center board discloses new director’s yearly pay

September 13th, 2013 8:39 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The salary was negotiated with ISC Executive Director Kiran Singh Sirah, who began work in August following a six-month search for a replacement for ISC founder Jimmy Neil Smith, who retired on Dec. 31.

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Tennessee offers veterans designated driver's license

Tennessee offers veterans designated driver's license

September 13th, 2013 7:55 am by Associated Press

Honorably discharged veterans may now obtain specially designated driver's licenses in Tennessee.

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10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

September 13th, 2013 7:39 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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Federal Court in Tennessee: Bristol dispatchers sue over ‘comp time'

Federal Court in Tennessee: Bristol dispatchers sue over ‘comp time'

September 13th, 2013 7:15 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

The claims against the city have been made in a recently filed federal lawsuit.

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Update: 2 people injured in apartment building fire in Elizabethton

Update: 2 people injured in apartment building fire in Elizabethton

September 12th, 2013 10:00 pm by John Thompson

An elderly woman was burned in the blaze, and a second victim may have broken a leg escaping from the 2nd floor.

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Hit and run injures one on Elizabethton Highway

Hit and run injures one on Elizabethton Highway

September 12th, 2013 9:52 pm by Staff Reports

A person was reportedly struck by a vehicle on Elizabethton Highway near Happy Valley Memorial Park Thursday night and suffered injuries.

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Former Johnson City Commissioner Phil Carriger may seek Hill’s 7th House District seat

Former Johnson City Commissioner Phil Carriger may seek Hill’s 7th House District seat

September 12th, 2013 9:44 pm by Gary B. Gray

Former Johnson City Commissioner Phil Carriger said Thursday he is seriously considering taking on incumbent state Rep. Matthew Hill, R-Jonesborough, for the 7th House District seat, beginning with an entrance into the May Republican primary.

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Ladies and gentlemen, Voyager has left the solar system

Ladies and gentlemen, Voyager has left the solar system

September 12th, 2013 2:36 pm by Associated Press

NASA says the probe launched in 1977 has become the first spacecraft (manmade anyway) to reach the vast, cold emptiness between the stars.

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Updated: 4 found shot to death in vehicle at East Tennessee resort community

Updated: 4 found shot to death in vehicle at East Tennessee resort community

September 12th, 2013 11:39 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says four people have been found shot to death in a car in Cumberland County.

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Unicoi County officials resume budget process

Unicoi County officials resume budget process

September 12th, 2013 10:08 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — Unicoi County’s budget development process is set to begin anew after the County Commission voted down the proposed 2013-14 fiscal year budget on Tuesday.

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