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Firefighters want funding from Bluff City

Firefighters want funding from Bluff City

July 12th, 2014 10:04 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

Firefighters with the Bluff City Volunteer Fire Department are not happy about being left out in the cold in Bluff City's latest budget, which allocated no money for the department.

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Activists stage protest outside governors meeting

Activists stage protest outside governors meeting

July 12th, 2014 5:56 pm by Associated Press

Activists have staged a protest outside the Nashville hotel where the National Governors Association is meeting.

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Tracy Morgan sues Wal-Mart for crash that killed 1

Tracy Morgan sues Wal-Mart for crash that killed 1

July 12th, 2014 1:17 pm by Associated Press

Former "Saturday Night Live" star Tracy Morgan has sued Wal-Mart over a highway crash involving one of its drivers that left him seriously injured and a fellow comedian dead.

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Meandering West Knoxville bear killed on I-40

Meandering West Knoxville bear killed on I-40

July 11th, 2014 8:41 pm by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News Sentinel

A bear's trek across Knoxville came to a deadly end Friday morning when it was struck by a vehicle on Interstate 40

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LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

July 11th, 2014 12:32 pm by The Associated Press

LeBron James is going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Greene community center burglarized

Greene community center burglarized

July 10th, 2014 12:30 am by AP

Safe damaged, computers and refrigerator stolen

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Petition forms in support of battered education official

Petition forms in support of battered education official

July 9th, 2014 1:20 pm by Joey Garrison, The Tennesseean

Kevin Huffman, Tennessee's much-debated education commissioner, is getting an assist from other Tennesseans, including many notable education reformers, who say they support his guidance.

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Unicoi Court Clerk proposes raises for employees

Unicoi Court Clerk proposes raises for employees

July 9th, 2014 10:01 am by Brad Hicks

Circuit Court Clerk Darren Shelton asked Unicoi County Commission to implement a step-raise system for his office's employees in the upcoming county budget.

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Tiny home, big show: Unicoi County family set for reality TV debut

Tiny home, big show: Unicoi County family set for reality TV debut

July 9th, 2014 9:34 am by Brad Hicks

The owners of Erwin's USA Raft will be featured on a reality television series this month highlighting their 331-square-foot cabin.

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Update: Power restored in Piney Flats

Update: Power restored in Piney Flats

July 9th, 2014 8:02 am by Staff Report

Power has been restored to the homes and businesses in Piney Flats affected by a vehicle crash that damaged utility lines Wednesday morning.

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