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Lunceford: Lack of transition made for 'hectic' first week

Lunceford: Lack of transition made for 'hectic' first week

September 6th, 2014 10:47 pm by John Thompson

It was a busy first week for newly elected Sheriff Dexter Lunceford. He said it was made more difficult because there was no transition between his administration and that of former sheriff Chris Mathes.

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Dragon the line: Annual charity race hits goal for children's hospital

Dragon the line: Annual charity race hits goal for children's hospital

September 6th, 2014 10:36 pm by Max Hrenda

To raise money for some new medical technology, Mountain States Health Alliance looked to one of the world's oldest sports.

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25th Tree Streets Yard Sale provides blocks of bargains

25th Tree Streets Yard Sale provides blocks of bargains - VIDEO

September 6th, 2014 10:30 pm by Tony Casey

They say nothing in life is free, but some people in Johnson City's Tree Streets might disagree.

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Churches urge high court to act on gay marriage

Churches urge high court to act on gay marriage

September 6th, 2014 10:02 pm by Associated Press

The Mormon church and four religious organizations are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene and settle once and for all the question of whether states can outlaw gay marriage.

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Obama defends decision to delay immigration action

Obama defends decision to delay immigration action

September 6th, 2014 9:59 pm by JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press

President Barack Obama said Saturday that the surge of immigrant children entering the U.S. illegally changed the politics surrounding the issue of immigration and led him to put off a pledge to use executive action that could shield millions of people fr

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Online ad leads to discovery of starved, abused horse

Online ad leads to discovery of starved, abused horse

September 5th, 2014 11:14 pm by Max Hrenda

What began as an online transaction for a horse-training service became what one animal care provider called an "appalling" case of cruelty and neglect.

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State of the art: Gallery hosts discussion on signs v. murals downtown

State of the art: Gallery hosts discussion on signs v. murals downtown

September 5th, 2014 11:08 pm by Max Hrenda

After he was told by a City Commission that they saw a sign, Dick Nelson hoped a little conversation might open up some eyes.

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NFS not A-OK, says NRC

NFS not A-OK, says NRC

September 5th, 2014 10:57 pm by Brad Hicks

A special inspection of Nuclear Fuel Services found one Severity Level IV violation, the Nuclear Regulatory Agency announced late last week.

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At-risk veterans get leg up at Stand Down

At-risk veterans get leg up at Stand Down

September 5th, 2014 10:49 pm by Becky Campbell

When Army veteran Amanda Oakes left the military after 10 years of service, she had nowhere to go except her childhood hometown in Mountain City, but through the help from a local organization, she has her own permanent housing.

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Man arrested in 4 deaths; missing autistic boy, 4, found safe

Man arrested in 4 deaths; missing autistic boy, 4, found safe

September 5th, 2014 4:50 pm by TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press

Adam Matos, 28, had checked into the Floridan Palace Hotel using his own name, and police said they tricked him out of his room on the historic building's 18th floor and away from the child.

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