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$32K raised for renovation of cafeteria at Weber City Elementary

$32K raised for renovation of cafeteria at Weber City Elementary

September 24th, 2014 10:30 pm by Marci Gore

In February, Dr. Kellie Johnson, principal of Weber City Elementary School, began spreading the word to the Weber City community about the need to renovate the school's antiquated cafeteria.

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UPDATE: Runaway vehicle ran over Hawkins child after she was ejected

UPDATE: Runaway vehicle ran over Hawkins child after she was ejected

September 24th, 2014 9:18 pm by Jeff Bobo

According to a THP report, the mother was pushing a disabled vehicle on a slight downhill grade when it got away from her with the unrestrained child inside.

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Suspect captured in case of missing UVa. student

Suspect captured in case of missing UVa. student

September 24th, 2014 9:04 pm by MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, Associated Press

A man charged in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student was captured in Texas on Wednesday, a day after police announced they had probable cause to arrest him.

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12-Mile Yard Sale a junk treasure hunt through rural Hawkins County

12-Mile Yard Sale a junk treasure hunt through rural Hawkins County

September 24th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

"If you need it, you'll probably find it here. You might see something you didn't even know you needed, but you can't leave without it. That's what folks love about it. It's a 12-mile treasure hunt." — Event co-founder Lee Hoellman

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Anti-addiction groups call for new FDA chief

Anti-addiction groups call for new FDA chief

September 24th, 2014 7:00 pm by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer

Anti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration's top official to step down, saying the agency's policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse.

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Norris to get first major league start on Thursday

Norris to get first major league start on Thursday

September 24th, 2014 6:58 pm by Staff Report

Former Science Hill standout Daniel Norris will take the mound for the Toronto Blue Jays when they play the Seattle Mariners.

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BMA tables proposed fireworks ban in Mount Carmel for further study

BMA tables proposed fireworks ban in Mount Carmel for further study

September 24th, 2014 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Mayor Larry Frost noted that the police department received numerous fireworks complaints this past Fourth of July, and he personally received several complaints.

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See You at the Pole brings area students together in prayer

See You at the Pole brings area students together in prayer

September 24th, 2014 5:40 pm by Carmen Musick

Wednesday marked the 24th anniversary for See You at the Pole, a student-initiated and student-led movement that started in the Ft. Worth suburb of Burleson, Texas, in 1990.

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Obama calls for dismantling IS 'network of death'

Obama calls for dismantling IS 'network of death'

September 24th, 2014 4:30 pm by JULIE PACE and JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

Speaking to the annual gathering of the United Nations General Assembly, Obama said the U.S. would be a "respectful and constructive partner" in confronting the militants through force.

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Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash

Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash

September 24th, 2014 3:04 pm by JENNA FRYER and CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press

A grand jury has decided against charging NASCAR star Tony Stewart in the August death of another driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.

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