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Elk Mills waste station out, Carter Budget Committee tables $20,000 landfill request

Elk Mills waste station out, Carter Budget Committee tables $20,000 landfill request

August 12th, 2014 10:36 am by John Thompson

Last week, the Landfill Committee voted to seek the funding to complete a new facility on county-owned land at the intersection of Tenn. Highway 67 and U.S. Highway 321.

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Erwin's budget set to pass with no tax hike

Erwin's budget set to pass with no tax hike

August 12th, 2014 10:03 am by Brad Hicks

With the passage of the town of Erwin's 2013-14 fiscal year budget, town officials passed the town's first property tax increase since 2001, but tax rate hikes will not prove to be a trend if the second reading of the town's proposed 2014-15 fiscal year b

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4-year-old boy drowns at birthday party in Middle Tennessee

4-year-old boy drowns at birthday party in Middle Tennessee

August 12th, 2014 7:33 am by The Daily News Journal

Evan Sayvone died at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital, according to the release from the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office.

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Tragic turn for twins', mother's tale

Tragic turn for twins', mother's tale

August 11th, 2014 11:07 pm by Max Hrenda

Almost four months into her pregnancy, April Helton learned that the twin boys she was carrying were suffering from a rare condition that threatened both of their lives.

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22 people, 25 vehicles, 32 slashed tires

22 people, 25 vehicles, 32 slashed tires

August 11th, 2014 11:02 pm by Becky Campbell

When Tammy Roberts returned home early Sunday morning from picking up her daughter at a friend's house, she was startled to see a knife lying on the sidewalk leading to her Beechwood subdivision home.

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New faces say new approach needed at Wash. Co. Commission

New faces say new approach needed at Wash. Co. Commission

August 11th, 2014 10:53 pm by Gary B. Gray

On Sept. 22, a majority of Washington County Commissioners pulling their seats up to the table will be doing so for the first time.

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Big baby: Newborn giraffe adjusts to life at Bright's Zoo

Big baby: Newborn giraffe adjusts to life at Bright's Zoo

August 11th, 2014 10:47 pm by Max Hrenda

Although zookeepers have lingering concerns over his diet, overall, they said the baby giraffe that was delivered less than a week ago is doing well.

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Witnesses: Teen had hands raised when he was killed by cops

Witnesses: Teen had hands raised when he was killed by cops

August 11th, 2014 7:17 pm by JIM SUHR and DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

The FBI opened an investigation Monday into the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who police said was shot multiple times Saturday after being confronted by an officer in Ferguson, a suburb of 21,000 that's nearly 70 percent black.

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Robin Williams found dead in apparent suicide

Robin Williams found dead in apparent suicide

August 11th, 2014 7:11 pm by Associated Press

He was 63.

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Who's the fairest of them all?

Who's the fairest of them all?

August 11th, 2014 4:30 pm by Staff Report

The Fairest of the Fair will be selected by a panel of judges. But just for fun, see if you can predict the winner and tell us why you think she'll win.

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