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2 Tenn. police captains, 2 others indicted

2 Tenn. police captains, 2 others indicted

July 24th, 2014 7:53 am by Associated Press

NEWPORT, Tenn. (AP) — A Cocke County grand jury has charged two Newport Police Department captains and two other people with selling stolen goods and prescription pills.

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Obama wants limits on US company mergers abroad

Obama wants limits on US company mergers abroad

July 24th, 2014 7:47 am by Associated Press

President Barack Obama is tapping into growing misgivings about tax-driven overseas mergers by U.S. corporations, issuing a new call to end the practice quickly and questioning the patriotism and citizenship of those companies.

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Carter County woman agrees to plead guilty to sex charges involving her, her three children

Carter County woman agrees to plead guilty to sex charges involving her, her three children

July 24th, 2014 7:00 am by Matthew Lane

A Carter County woman who took sexually explicit photographs of her three young daughters at their home in Hampton has agreed to plead guilty next week to federal sex charges.

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Mount Carmel increases paving budget by $142,735 to cover entire wish list

Mount Carmel increases paving budget by $142,735 to cover entire wish list

July 23rd, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Eleven Mount Carmel streets will be paved this year, but the cost will be $142,735 more than was allotted in the 2014-15 budget.

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Photo Gallery: K-Mets take on Astros, Game 3 of Series

July 23rd, 2014 9:43 pm by Ned Jilton

Back to Hunter Wright Stadium to see if the K-Mets can keep the win streak alive. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Phillips recommends pharmaceutical sales rep, electrical engineer for BOE vacancies

Phillips recommends pharmaceutical sales rep, electrical engineer for BOE vacancies

July 23rd, 2014 9:00 pm by Rick Wagner

"I think there are two great members we've proposed," Mayor Dennis Phillips said Wednesday. "I think they (school board members) are very comfortable with the ones we have proposed."

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27 convictions handed down so far in Lee County drug roundup

27 convictions handed down so far in Lee County drug roundup

July 23rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Wes Bunch

The Lee County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office said this week that it has secured convictions for nearly 80 percent of the people who were indicted earlier this year as part of a large-scale drug roundup.

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ETSU athletics unveils new look

ETSU athletics unveils new look

July 23rd, 2014 6:14 pm by Joe Avento, NET News Service

East Tennessee State University unveiled the new look for its athletic teams Wednesday, using the university's new "E" logo featuring the shape of Tennessee and a new version of the Buccaneer mascot.

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Judge grants diversion in school bus crash, no jail time for driver

Judge grants diversion in school bus crash, no jail time for driver

July 23rd, 2014 6:00 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Washington County Criminal Court Judge Robert Cupp granted judicial diversion to Brenda Gray in an hours-long hearing Wednesday after considering compelling testimony

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D-B, stadium switching to Pepsi

D-B, stadium switching to Pepsi

July 23rd, 2014 5:06 pm by Rick Wagner

After a decade of being a Coca-Cola operation, J. Fred Johnson Stadium and Dobyns-Bennett High School are switching to Pepsi-Cola for at least three years.

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