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Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy dies at 93

Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy dies at 93

September 8th, 2014 7:35 pm by BERNARD McGHEE, Associated Press

Chick-fil-A founder and billionaire S. Truett Cathy rose from poverty, building a privately held restaurant chain that famously closes every Sunday but drew unwanted attention for the Cathy family's opposition to gay marriage.

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Appeals court reinstates Campfield defamation lawsuit

Appeals court reinstates Campfield defamation lawsuit

September 8th, 2014 7:16 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The state Court of Appeals on Monday reinstated a defamation lawsuit against Republican state Sen. Stacey Campfield for publishing false information on his blog about a Democratic candidate for the state House in 2008.

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Niswonger staff provides information on viral strain in children

Niswonger staff provides information on viral strain in children

September 8th, 2014 7:00 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

After hundreds of children across the nation fell victim to an uncommon virus, local health care officials passed on information about the ailment — including treatment plans — to the public.

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3 escape from Johnson City jail; two found in Middle Tennessee

3 escape from Johnson City jail; two found in Middle Tennessee

September 8th, 2014 5:00 pm by NET News Service

Three female inmates escaped from the Johnson City Jail's custody on Sunday night while attending a religious service at a city school, and two of them were captured early this morning in Warren County, Johnson City police said.

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Vols' Pearson out, Wolf questionable for Sooners

Vols' Pearson out, Wolf questionable for Sooners

September 8th, 2014 3:17 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Vols football coach Butch Jones said Monday that wide receiver Von Pearson won't play this week because of a high ankle sprain. Jones also said tight end Ethan Wolf has a bruised knee that leaves him questionable for the Oklahoma game.

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Kingsport woman allegedly stabs husband during argument

Kingsport woman allegedly stabs husband during argument

September 8th, 2014 3:15 pm by Nick Shepherd

Teresa H. Christian reportedly told officers she caught her husband speaking to another woman on the phone, which began an argument.

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Ravens release Ray Rice after new video surfaces

Ravens release Ray Rice after new video surfaces

September 8th, 2014 2:47 pm by The Baltimore Sun (MCT)

The video appears to show that after each hit the other in a Revel casino elevator, Rice threw a punch with his left fist, knocking Palmer off her feet and into a railing.

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Cleared for takeoff: Region's aviation jobs initiative being used to entice aerospace employers to Tennessee

Cleared for takeoff: Region's aviation jobs initiative being used to entice aerospace employers to Tennessee

September 8th, 2014 2:02 pm by Hank Hayes

Bell is expected to provide training instructors to help Northeast State develop aviationrelated course content and create craftsmen with mechanical and electrical skills.

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Ailshie: 'We have to move forward somehow' KCS moving to expand technology as standard fixture of K-12 education

Ailshie: 'We have to move forward somehow' KCS moving to expand technology as standard fixture of K-12 education

September 8th, 2014 1:59 pm by Rick Wagner

The system already has bought 1,184 laptops for students and 464 iPads for teachers in the past two years. The board had asked for $750,000 from the city for laptops but ended up with $300,000 for 2014-15.

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Volunteer High School cadet named to JROTC All-Star Leadership Team

Volunteer High School cadet named to JROTC All-Star Leadership Team

September 8th, 2014 12:30 pm by Carmen Musick

Cadets from more than 10 schools around the region were selected for recognition by the instructors. Cadets were recognized in a Joint Service JROTC Ceremony during the Johnson City Cardinals game on Aug. 28.

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