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Dietitian, ETSU professor gives tips on battling holiday bulge

Dietitian, ETSU professor gives tips on battling holiday bulge

December 13th, 2014 11:34 pm by Jessica Fuller

Are extra pounds on your Christmas list this year?

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Updated with video: 1,337 new East Tennessee State University graduates launch dreams

Updated with video: 1,337 new East Tennessee State University graduates launch dreams - VIDEO

December 13th, 2014 11:28 pm by Jessica Fuller

More than 1,000 East Tennessee State University students began a new chapter in their lives Saturday with a roll of paper in their hand.For some, it was a long time coming.

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Campbell County man on state's most wanted list captured in S.C.

Campbell County man on state's most wanted list captured in S.C.

December 13th, 2014 11:14 pm by News Sentinel Staff

A former Campbell County middle school teacher placed on the state's top 10 most wanted list after a robbery last week has been captured in South Carolina, authorities said.

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CIA lied about torture, Senate report suggests

CIA lied about torture, Senate report suggests

December 13th, 2014 11:09 pm by KEN DILANIAN, AP Intelligence Writer

When CIA interrogators were torturing accused Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed at a secret prison in Poland in March 2003, a top CIA analyst asked them to show him a photograph of an alleged terrorist named Majid Khan.

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Obama signs second stopgap spending bill

Obama signs second stopgap spending bill

December 13th, 2014 11:03 pm by DAVID ESPO and DONNA CASSATA, Associated Press

The Senate unexpectedly cleared the way Saturday night for swift passage of a $1.1 trillion government-wide spending bill that highlighted fissures inside both political parties in an era of divided government.

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Jonesborough streets light up for annual Christmas parade

December 13th, 2014 10:53 pm by Jessica Fuller

Jonesborough held its annual Christmas parade Saturday night, dazzling the crowd with lighted floats, live music and free candy.

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After 50 years at Milligan, retired alumna returns to give graduation speech

After 50 years at Milligan, retired alumna returns to give graduation speech

December 12th, 2014 10:16 pm by Jessica Fuller

Seeger Chapel filled with cheering family and friends Friday night as 113 students strode across the stage to receive their degrees.

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London's Lofts offers public peek at renovated residences

London's Lofts offers public peek at renovated residences

December 12th, 2014 10:02 pm by Max Hrenda

After spending most of the year working to restore one of downtown Johnson City's landmark buildings, a local developer decided to show the public what all that work had created.

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Plot to swap lots may provide perks for both city, church

Plot to swap lots may provide perks for both city, church

December 12th, 2014 9:51 pm by Gary B. Gray

Public Works Department Director Phil Pindzola said Friday he is talking with church officials about exchanging a newly created, city-owned lot adjacent to the church off West Main Street for a church-owned lot at Wilson Avenue and South Boone next to Mid

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Despite lone commissionee, ETSU military chair says ROTC program going strong

Despite lone commissionee, ETSU military chair says ROTC program going strong

December 12th, 2014 9:34 pm by Tony Casey

With the graduation of second lieutenant Karter Doyal on Friday morning in the Ball Hall auditorium, Lt. Col. Glen Howie, the Military Science Department chairman, says the state of ETSU's ROTC program is in the strongest position it's been in 25 years.

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