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Injured Wash. Co. deputy returns home

Injured Wash. Co. deputy returns home

February 11th, 2014 9:02 pm by Becky Campbell

Jonesborough resident Brenda Chambers did something a few Sundays ago with her son that she’s sure he never thought would happen — they watched the Super Bowl together.

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Tennessee mother convicted of covering 4-year-old son's face with pillow at Chattanooga hospital given suspended sentence

Tennessee mother convicted of covering 4-year-old son's face with pillow at Chattanooga hospital given suspended sentence

February 11th, 2014 5:08 pm by Todd South, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Monica Dawn Hammers has not had contact with her son since being arrested on the charge, her attorney said.

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Eastman Credit Union donates $250K to ETSU fine arts center effort

Eastman Credit Union donates $250K to ETSU fine arts center effort

February 11th, 2014 2:52 pm by Nathan Baker

?Two university presidents, community leaders and financial board members were on hand Tuesday at the Market Corner branch of Eastman Credit Union on State of Franklin Road to announce a $250,000 donation from the regional banking institution to East Tenn

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Algerian plane crash toll: 1 survivor, 102 dead

Algerian plane crash toll: 1 survivor, 102 dead

February 11th, 2014 1:47 pm by AOMAR OUALI, Associated Press

The U.S.-built C-130 Hercules transport crashed about noon near the town of Ain Kercha, 50 kilometers (30 miles) southeast of Constantine, the main city in eastern Algeria.

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Gay teen achieves Eagle Scout milestone

Gay teen achieves Eagle Scout milestone

February 11th, 2014 1:27 pm by BRETT ZONGKER, Associated Press

Change is coming quickly to the Boy Scouts of America after years of turmoil and debate over its membership policy, with an openly gay 17-year-old in Maryland achieving the highest rank of Eagle Scout.

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Squealing pigs and making booze: Jonesborough ready for both

Squealing pigs and making booze: Jonesborough ready for both

February 11th, 2014 11:56 am by Staff Report

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen gave final approval to revisions to its livestock ordinance and an initial OK for a distillery in the historic Salt House.

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Elizabethton school officials conducting internal 'disciplinary' investigation into bus vandalism

Elizabethton school officials conducting internal 'disciplinary' investigation into bus vandalism

February 11th, 2014 11:36 am by John Thompson

“We are taking this very seriously" — Director of Schools Ed Alexander.

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Moonshine in Unicoi? Legally maybe

February 11th, 2014 11:03 am by Tony Casey

The operation would roughly consist of a 20-by-40-foot building, made of logs or something to resemble a classic still.

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Weather cancels flights at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

Weather cancels flights at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

February 11th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Flights from the Tri-Cities Regional Airport were cancelled this morning ahead of a winter storm expected to ravage the Southeast Tuesday.

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Feds investigating Tennessee explosion that killed 1

Feds investigating Tennessee explosion that killed 1

February 11th, 2014 9:35 am by Associated Press

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives spokesman Michael Knight says crews will begin processing the area of the blast Tuesday morning in an effort to determine its origin.

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