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Bill to replace Tennessee academic standards passes House

Bill to replace Tennessee academic standards passes House

April 20th, 2015 9:14 pm by Associated Press

A proposal that seeks to replace the state's current academic standards has unanimously passed the House.

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Tenn. House member seeks protection against Haslam vetoes

Tenn. House member seeks protection against Haslam vetoes

April 20th, 2015 9:11 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A state House member is seeking to delay votes on Gov. Bill Haslam's legislative proposals to insure against vetoes of embattled measures such as allowing people with handgun carry permits to be armed in city parks.

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Family spokesman: Alabama woman leaves to join ISIS in Syria

Family spokesman: Alabama woman leaves to join ISIS in Syria

April 20th, 2015 9:08 pm by MARTIN SWANT, Associated Press

A spokesman for a Muslim couple in Alabama says their 20-year-old daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join ISIS militants in Syria after being recruited on the Internet.

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Man's harassment of potential juror in Johnson City murder case included sexual threats, warrant says

Man's harassment of potential juror in Johnson City murder case included sexual threats, warrant says

April 20th, 2015 4:30 pm by Becky Campbell

Wayne A. Morris Jr. was arraigned Monday.

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Sink hole forces lane closure on I-26 west

Sink hole forces lane closure on I-26 west

April 20th, 2015 4:01 pm by Contributed to the Press

Traffic will be directed on the outside shoulder to allow the repair.

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Indian Trail Uptown Funk

Indian Trail Uptown Funk - VIDEO

April 20th, 2015 2:25 pm by Staff Report

Things are getting funky at Indian Trail Intermediate School as students get ready to take their annual state standardized tests.

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Downed tree knocks out power to hundreds

April 20th, 2015 11:30 am by Becky Campbell

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CPR required after pitch thumps 9-year-old Little Leaguer in the chest

CPR required after pitch thumps 9-year-old Little Leaguer in the chest

April 20th, 2015 10:42 am by Marci Gore, NET News Service

What started out as any other at bat turned into a nightmare for Gabe Johnson and his family.

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Winds push billboard onto buildings, vehicles

April 20th, 2015 8:40 am by Nathan Baker

A billboard owned by Lamar Advertising toppled onto a building and two vehicles Monday morning at Ponder Auto Repair on West Market Street in Johnson City after a witness said a sudden gust of wind arrived.

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Supreme Court case on same-sex marriage stirs local opinion

Supreme Court case on same-sex marriage stirs local opinion

April 19th, 2015 8:56 pm by Gary B. Gray

The U.S. Supreme Court is a week away from hearing arguments on whether all 50 states must allow gay and lesbian couples to marry.

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