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Ann B. Davis, Alice on 'Brady Bunch,' dies at 88

Ann B. Davis, Alice on 'Brady Bunch,' dies at 88

June 1st, 2014 8:22 pm by Associated Press

Emmy-winning actress Ann B. Davis, who became the country's favorite and most famous housekeeper as the devoted Alice Nelson of "The Brady Bunch," died Sunday at a San Antonio hospital. She was 88.

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Innovation Academy open house scheduled for June 9

Innovation Academy open house scheduled for June 9

June 1st, 2014 8:12 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County plans to showcase the transplanted STEM school within Holston Middle School next week.

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Community Education
Volunteer High School graduate named JROTC Cadet of Region

Volunteer High School graduate named JROTC Cadet of Region

June 1st, 2014 7:56 pm by Jeff Bobo

Volunteer High School Class of 2014 graduate Rachael Barkley was recently named JROTC Cadet of the Region and will be attending East Tennessee State University on a scholarship.

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Ned Jilton

HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Battlefield Walks and the Cost of War

June 1st, 2014 6:26 pm by Ned Jilton

After two days of walking battlefields here in Nashville my legs are stiff and my feet are sore but I learned much.

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Johnson makes it two in a row with win at Dover

Johnson makes it two in a row with win at Dover

June 1st, 2014 6:01 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

DOVER, Del. — Jimmie Johnson dominated again at Dover International Speedway, extending his track victory record to nine.

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U.S. defends captive swap with Taliban; critics stir

U.S. defends captive swap with Taliban; critics stir

June 1st, 2014 5:43 pm by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

Five years a captive from the Afghanistan war, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is back in American hands, freed for five Guantanamo terrorism detainees in a swap stirring sharp debate in Washington.

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States move to blunt Obama carbon plan

States move to blunt Obama carbon plan

June 1st, 2014 5:30 pm by DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

As President Barack Obama prepares to announce tougher new air quality standards, lawmakers in several states already are trying to blunt the impact on aging coal-fired power plants.

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Twice as nice: Scott County Art Bazaar returns for its second year

Twice as nice: Scott County Art Bazaar returns for its second year

June 1st, 2014 5:00 pm by Jessica Fischer

This year's event will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, June 7 at Grogan Park in Gate City, Va. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted for Hope House of Scott County.

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Senate to take up new VA bill after scandal

Senate to take up new VA bill after scandal

June 1st, 2014 4:40 pm by DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press

Details of a refashioned bill to address the problems plaguing the federally run veterans' health care system were released Sunday by its sponsor, the chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee.

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Regional & National Health
Haslam to unveil plan to address Tennessee's pill problem

Haslam to unveil plan to address Tennessee's pill problem

June 1st, 2014 2:59 pm by Tom Wilemon, The Tennessean

Gov. Bill Haslam will announce Tuesday a seven-point plan to quash Tennessee's pill-popping problem, but addiction experts worry addicts will turn to heroin as prescription narcotics become harder to get.

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