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Unicoi Commission votes to meet on vacant school board position Jan. 5

Unicoi Commission votes to meet on vacant school board position Jan. 5

December 18th, 2014 10:39 pm by Brad Hicks

Two days after a petition signed by the majority of the Unicoi County Commission requesting a special-called meeting of the commission to discuss the vacancy on the Unicoi County Board of Education was submitted to the county mayor's office, it was made o

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Photo Gallery : A Carter County Christmas

December 18th, 2014 7:45 pm by John Thompson

Angle Tree gifts and Christmas Box food went out to 523 families and 600 children in need Wednesday in Elizabethton.

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Photo Gallery: A Christmas visit to the children's hospital

December 18th, 2014 6:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

"You can't change anyone's life but you can take their mind off of things for a few minutes." - Firefigher Adam Momberger.

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Accused Boston Marathon bomber Tsarnaev appears in court for 1st time since 2013

Accused Boston Marathon bomber Tsarnaev appears in court for 1st time since 2013

December 18th, 2014 5:14 pm by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev returned to court Thursday for the first time since he was arraigned in July 2013, and he received a shout of encouragement from the mother-in-law of a man who was shot and killed while being questioned by

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3 injured, 1 charged in Limestone Cove crash

3 injured, 1 charged in Limestone Cove crash

December 18th, 2014 5:07 pm by Brad Hicks

According to the preliminary report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the collision occurred around 5:15 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Tenn. Highway 107 and Tenn. Highway 173.

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Update: TBI resumes involvement in 24th Judicial District

Update: TBI resumes involvement in 24th Judicial District

December 18th, 2014 4:14 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation resumed investigations Thursday in the five-county judicial district where the high-profile death of a 20-year-old nursing student is being prosecuted, a day after saying it was suspending activities there.

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Downtown Johnson City restaurateurs to push back against food trucks on public land

Downtown Johnson City restaurateurs to push back against food trucks on public land

December 18th, 2014 3:42 pm by Tony Casey

Leave it alone. That's Main Street Pizza Company owner Jamie Dove's solution to the debate over a food truck ordinance in Johnson City.

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Did you know Tennessee bans atheists from holding public office?

Did you know Tennessee bans atheists from holding public office?

December 18th, 2014 2:27 pm by Associated Press

The Supreme Court struck down such restrictions in 1961.

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Update: Woman with gun at Gray School allegedly said she could 'take care of it' if intruder showed up

Update: Woman with gun at Gray School allegedly said she could 'take care of it' if intruder showed up

December 18th, 2014 1:50 pm by Staff Report

A Gray woman was arrested on a weapons charge, deputies said, after she showed a gun to a school receptionist and asked if it was legal to bring it there.

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Woman found shot in wrecked car in East Tennessee; police seek clues about shooting

Woman found shot in wrecked car in East Tennessee; police seek clues about shooting

December 18th, 2014 1:36 pm by Staff Report

Authorities are working to determine how a woman found in a wrecked car early Thursday morning in Sevierville was shot.

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