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Teller honed skills on Sweet Tea Trail

Teller honed skills on Sweet Tea Trail

June 11th, 2014 9:55 am by Entertainment staff

Tim Lowry, a South Carolina-based storyteller who specializes in American history, personal narrative, folk tales and literary classics, is bringing his one-man act to Jonesborough for a weeklong residency at the International Storytelling Center.

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Fight rages over definition of Tennessee whiskey

Fight rages over definition of Tennessee whiskey

June 11th, 2014 9:50 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A battle between two worldwide liquor companies — owners of rival brands Jack Daniel's and smaller rival George Dickel — is being waged over who has the right to label their drink as following authentic Tennessee style.

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2 men charged in case of missing Tennessee student

2 men charged in case of missing Tennessee student

June 11th, 2014 9:48 am by Associated Press

Police have charged two more men in connection with the 2011 disappearance and slaying of a Tennessee nursing student.

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Photo essay: What does fatherhood mean to you?

Photo essay: What does fatherhood mean to you?

June 11th, 2014 9:43 am by BETH J. HARPAZ, Associated Press

Fatherhood in America has changed over the past few decades. Dads today are more involved in every aspect of child care, from diaper-changing to helping with homework.

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Utilities work to restore power

Utilities work to restore power

June 11th, 2014 8:23 am by Stephen Igo

Tuesday evening storms topple trees, power lines across region.

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Congress moving to ensure speedier care for vets

Congress moving to ensure speedier care for vets

June 11th, 2014 1:24 am by MATTHEW DALY and ALAN FRAM, Associated Press

United in response to a national uproar, Congress is suddenly moving quickly to address military veterans' long waits for care at VA hospitals.

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Leonard, Spurs roll over Heat in Game 3

Leonard, Spurs roll over Heat in Game 3

June 11th, 2014 1:00 am by BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer

Kawhi Leonard scored a career-high 29 points, and the Spurs made a NBA Finals-record 75.8 percent of their shots in the first half in a 111-92 victory over the Heat on Tuesday night that gave them a 2-1 lead in the series.

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Wise School Board discusses tobacco use at football games, closed session policies

Wise School Board discusses tobacco use at football games, closed session policies

June 10th, 2014 10:54 pm by Stephen Igo

The days of lighting up at Wise County high school football games may be a thing of the past if deliberations of the county school board result in adoption of a tobacco free policy toward that end.

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GOP lawmakers laud Realtors' legislative role

GOP lawmakers laud Realtors' legislative role

June 10th, 2014 10:51 pm by Hank Hayes

Northeast Tennessee Republican lawmakers acknowledged the political clout of Realtors Tuesday during the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors annual legislative luncheon.

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Tea party candidate stuns GOP leader Eric Cantor in congressional primary

Tea party candidate stuns GOP leader Eric Cantor in congressional primary

June 10th, 2014 10:29 pm by David Lightman, McClatchy Washington Bureau (MCT)

In one of the most stunning upsets of a congressional leader in years, House Majority Leader Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., was defeated Tuesday in a barely watched Republican primary by a little-known challenger.

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