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Workout-Sitter

Workout-Sitter

October 21st, 2014 10:19 am by Gary B. Gray

Eleven-month-old Gracie Huff adds another 22 pounds to dad's pushups.

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Judge nixes paragraph related to Summitt in UT athletics discrimination lawsuit

Judge nixes paragraph related to Summitt in UT athletics discrimination lawsuit

October 21st, 2014 9:18 am by Dan Fleser, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The amended complaint, filed in June, included a paragraph stating that as part of the athletic department consolidation UT athletic director Dave Hart forced Summitt "into an involuntary early retirement."

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Carter County Commission fails to agree on minutes

Carter County Commission fails to agree on minutes

October 21st, 2014 8:43 am by John Thompson

It is a very rare event to see the minutes of a previous meeting voted down by an organization, but that is what happened Monday in the meeting of the Carter County Commission.

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Unicoi board hammers down building codes

Unicoi board hammers down building codes

October 21st, 2014 8:39 am by Brad Hicks

The town of Unicoi's building codes are now in place.

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Olympian Oscar Pistorius starts serving 5-year prison term for girlfriend's shooting death

Olympian Oscar Pistorius starts serving 5-year prison term for girlfriend's shooting death

October 21st, 2014 8:30 am by CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and GERALD IMRAY, Associated Press

Pistorius, who had cried and wretched during his trial, was unemotional as he stood to hear his sentence.

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Independent Congressional candidate's family tree has roots in founding of U.S.

Independent Congressional candidate's family tree has roots in founding of U.S.

October 20th, 2014 10:08 pm by Gary B. Gray

Robert Franklin said his great-great-grandfather was Samuel Franklin, brother of founding father and American statesman Benjamin Franklin.

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Veteran hoping to find one who provided him cover

Veteran hoping to find one who provided him cover

October 20th, 2014 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

A Greene County man is hoping to stitch together the pieces of a mystery to help him connect with an anonymous seamstress who warmed his heart in a time of need.

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Business owner hopes Erwin can stomach food carts

Business owner hopes Erwin can stomach food carts

October 20th, 2014 9:52 pm by Brad Hicks

Lewis Carsten admits business was initially a little sporadic at the eatery he and his wife, Pat, opened in Erwin a little more than four months ago

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Update: Elizabethton schools leader Alexander announces retirement date

Update: Elizabethton schools leader Alexander announces retirement date

October 20th, 2014 7:34 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the latest meeting of the Elizabethton city school board lasted less than 20 minutes, its system superintendent made sure it proved to be memorable.

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Third rape reported on ETSU campus

Third rape reported on ETSU campus

October 20th, 2014 5:18 pm by Staff Report

A rape reported by a female East Tennessee State University student marks the third such incident reported this semester, prompting officials to establish a new notification system to help curb the rash of crimes.

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