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Pickup crashes into rear of parked flatbed on 11-W near Rogersville

Pickup crashes into rear of parked flatbed on 11-W near Rogersville

January 29th, 2015 3:33 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A witness said the driver, who was the lone occupant of the pickup, appeared to be critically injured.

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Study: Chances of driver dying in car crash plummets

Study: Chances of driver dying in car crash plummets

January 29th, 2015 2:09 pm by JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

Improved vehicle designs and safety technology have a lot to do with the reduced risk, but a weak economy that led to reductions in driving may also have played a role, the institute said.

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Fugitive treasure hunter says in court he is very sick

Fugitive treasure hunter says in court he is very sick

January 29th, 2015 1:48 pm by MATT SEDENSKY, Associated Press

A treasure hunter who vanished two years ago while he was in a dispute over one of the greatest deep-sea hauls in American history was in court Thursday, appearing ready to defend himself and saying he was in an "extreme medical situation."

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Groups at work for love of Earth, animals and party dresses

January 29th, 2015 1:20 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Washington County schools protecting the environment. Hunka, Hunka Furry Love for East Tennessee Spay & Neuter. $25 prom gowns.

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Boy Scouts settle California suit over sex abuse in secret deal

Boy Scouts settle California suit over sex abuse in secret deal

January 29th, 2015 1:17 pm by GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press

It's a decision that will keep years' worth of "perversion" files detailing sex abuse allegations secret from the public.

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UPDATE: No explosives found at Sullivan North

UPDATE: No explosives found at Sullivan North

January 29th, 2015 1:00 pm by Staff Report

UPDATE: No explosives found at Sullivan North

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UPDATE: Threat, suspicious package force Sullivan North to close

UPDATE: Threat, suspicious package force Sullivan North to close

January 29th, 2015 11:59 am by NET News Service

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office reports that a note had been found inside the facility, claiming explosives were present.

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Two NE Tennessee school bus drivers fired for incidents on same route

Two NE Tennessee school bus drivers fired for incidents on same route

January 29th, 2015 10:13 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

On Jan. 13, a bus driver reportedly completed her route and parked her bus at her residence without realizing there was a sleeping child still on board.

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Grant to train growers for restaurants, markets

Grant to train growers for restaurants, markets

January 29th, 2015 9:05 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Grow Appalachia has awarded Build It Up East Tennessee, creators of Johnson City's edible parks, a $23,000 grant to recruit and train small-scale gardeners to supply area farmers' markets and restaurants.

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