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Three Eastman employees volunteer to be "Tennessee Promise" mentors

Three Eastman employees volunteer to be "Tennessee Promise" mentors

October 19th, 2014 4:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Mentors have become a key piece supporting Haslam's "Drive to 55" initiative to move the percentage of Tennesseans with a college degree or certificate from 32 percent today to 55 percent by 2025.

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Eagles' Sparks catches Bear with 323rd win

Eagles' Sparks catches Bear with 323rd win

October 19th, 2014 3:41 pm by Associated Press

Carson-Newman football coach Ken Sparks earned his 323rd victory Saturday to tie Paul "Bear" Bryant for sixth place on the NCAA's career victories list with the Eagles' 55-35 win over Tusculum.

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Report: Nashville songwriter Craft dies at 76

Report: Nashville songwriter Craft dies at 76

October 19th, 2014 3:40 pm by Associated Press

Nashville songwriter and Hall of Famer Paul Craft, who wrote such songs as ''Dropkick Me, Jesus (Through the Goalposts of Life)" and "It's Me Again, Margaret," has died in Tennessee at the age of 76, The Tennessean reported.

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CDC to revise Ebola protocol, services ready team

CDC to revise Ebola protocol, services ready team

October 19th, 2014 3:18 pm by Associated Press

Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," and the Pentagon plans to form a team to assist medical staff in the United States, if needed.

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Northeast State in Johnson City slated to open in spring 2015

Northeast State in Johnson City slated to open in spring 2015

October 19th, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The Johnson City teaching site, according to the website, will provide "improved access to Northeast State's programs and services to the citizens of Johnson City and Washington County."

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What's Happening: Week of Oct. 19

What's Happening: Week of Oct. 19

October 19th, 2014 11:00 am by Carmen Musick

What's Happening is INK's weekly upcoming events list. To list an event, email the basic details (who, what, when, where and a contact number) to ink@timesnews.net.

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Holston View Hometown Festival all about food, fun and fellowship

Holston View Hometown Festival all about food, fun and fellowship

October 19th, 2014 10:00 am by Marci Gore

Festivities kick off at 11 a.m., Saturday with a walk-a-thon. In the spirit of the Halloween season, Huffman says the first 100 walkers dressed in zombie attire get a Bojangles coupon for a free Bo-Berry Biscuit.

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Deer crossing: Breeding season ups driver danger

Deer crossing: Breeding season ups driver danger

October 19th, 2014 8:00 am by Staff Report

Breeding season for whitetail deer is in full swing during the autumn months, and motorists in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia are advised to be particularly watchful to avoid collisions with the animals.

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Mississippi's defense too much for Tennessee; Rebels win 34-3

Mississippi's defense too much for Tennessee; Rebels win 34-3

October 18th, 2014 11:07 pm by DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer

OXFORD, Miss. — Bo Wallace threw two touchdown passes and No. 3 Mississippi had another dominating defensive performance in a 34-3 victory over Tennessee on Saturday night.

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City school system to adopt energy conservation program

City school system to adopt energy conservation program

October 18th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The Texas-based Cenergistic company guarantees KCS a 10-year savings of $3,516,899, with the cost to be more than offset by the projected savings. If not, the company would pay KCS the difference.

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