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Board takes step toward optioning Dry Creek parcel

Board takes step toward optioning Dry Creek parcel

July 18th, 2014 9:28 pm by Brad Hicks

The Joint Economic Development Board of Unicoi County has, more or less, got what it wanted all along.

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Kingsport man pleads guilty to federal drug charges

Kingsport man pleads guilty to federal drug charges

July 18th, 2014 9:24 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A Lynn Garden man, arrested in April of last year by the Kingsport Police Department's SWAT team, has agreed to plead guilty to a federal drug charge.

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Parents: Ex-bus driver should not get diversion for crash that injured Crockett students

Parents: Ex-bus driver should not get diversion for crash that injured Crockett students

July 18th, 2014 5:18 pm by Becky Campbell

"It's not right. She had 39 lives on that bus and they could have died" - Parent Charles Bunton on BrendaK. Gray's plea deal.

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Growing Kids and Flowers

Growing Kids and Flowers

July 18th, 2014 4:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Crazy Glads. Send Us Your Garden Pics.

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US appeals court tosses Oklahoma gay marriage ban

US appeals court tosses Oklahoma gay marriage ban

July 18th, 2014 3:52 pm by SEAN MURPHY and NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press

A federal appeals court ruled Friday that Oklahoma must allow gay couples to wed, prompting a fast, angry response from leaders of a state that has vehemently fought policy changes brought on from outside its borders.

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Officials: Unlicensed mortician had remains of 50 people in private storage

Officials: Unlicensed mortician had remains of 50 people in private storage

July 18th, 2014 3:45 pm by DENISE LAVOIE, Associated Press

An unlicensed funeral director accused of stealing more than $12,000 from an elderly couple could face more charges after authorities found 12 bodies and the cremated remains of more than 40 others in two self-storage units he rented, authorities said Fri

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Greene County board resubmits pipeline plan for US Nitrogen on Nolichucky

Greene County board resubmits pipeline plan for US Nitrogen on Nolichucky

July 18th, 2014 2:52 pm by Associated Press

The pipeline would supply industries in Midway with raw water directly from the river and return wastewater to the river.

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Ukraine airline disaster: What we know, what we don't

Ukraine airline disaster: What we know, what we don't

July 18th, 2014 2:37 pm by Associated Press

One day after the crash of a Malaysian jetliner carrying 298 people in eastern Ukraine, here's what is known, and what has been claimed.

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Election forum: Williams says he opposes Carter school consolidation

Election forum: Williams says he opposes Carter school consolidation

July 18th, 2014 12:03 pm by John Thompson

"I am not for consolidation. How ridiculous" - Carter Co. mayoral candidate Kent Williams.

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Top AIDS researchers among dead from airliner shot down over Ukraine

Top AIDS researchers among dead from airliner shot down over Ukraine

July 18th, 2014 11:39 am by KRISTEN GELINEAU, Associated Press

The news sparked an outpouring of grief across the scientific community.

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