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New traffic signal coming to Memorial Boulevard

New traffic signal coming to Memorial Boulevard

September 30th, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

A new traffic signal is coming to the intersection of Memorial Boulevard, Island Road and the Indian Springs Shopping Center. But probably not for at least a year.

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Jonesville men facing meth charges

Jonesville men facing meth charges

September 30th, 2014 7:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Two men were arrested in Jonesville for the alleged manufacture of methamphetamine after a month long investigation by the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

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Man who urinated on elderly neighbor sentenced to probation, restraining order

Man who urinated on elderly neighbor sentenced to probation, restraining order

September 30th, 2014 4:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

"He just stuck his private parts out and peed in public in front of — there was a lot of children. When he did it I happened to be standing there. He peed all over me."

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California becomes first state to ban plastic bags

California becomes first state to ban plastic bags

September 30th, 2014 4:24 pm by FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press

A national coalition of plastic bag manufacturers immediately said it would seek a voter referendum to repeal the law, which is scheduled to take effect in July 2015.

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Haslam working to stop shredding of books

Haslam working to stop shredding of books

September 30th, 2014 4:23 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam said Tuesday that he's continuing to negotiate with the U.S. Postal Service to prevent it from shredding Imagination Library books delivered to incorrect addresses.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Troop 48 Tornado Cleanup

September 30th, 2014 2:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Members of Boy Scout Troop 48, along with adult leaders and family members, took part in a tornado cleanup on Cox Hollow Road in Rock Springs.

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Olympian Phelps arrested on DUI charge

Olympian Phelps arrested on DUI charge

September 30th, 2014 1:50 pm by JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press

Police arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over.

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Offer to 'rock' cop's world nets bribery charge

Offer to 'rock' cop's world nets bribery charge

September 30th, 2014 1:31 pm by Rain Smith

A woman was arrested for trespassing and public intoxication at a Memorial Boulevard apartment, then pleaded for the officer to visit a motel instead of jail.

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Juvenile won't be tried as adult in fatal shooting of half-brother in Wise County

Juvenile won't be tried as adult in fatal shooting of half-brother in Wise County

September 30th, 2014 11:29 am by Stephen Igo

The first of Monday morning's "back-to-back" 911 calls from the residence claimed someone — apparently the 24-year-old shooting victim — was trying to set the inside of the home on fire. The second call reported shots fired.

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Vintage Junkie: Altering a Vintage Suitcase

Vintage Junkie: Altering a Vintage Suitcase

September 30th, 2014 10:28 am by Melissa Baskette

One of the hottest vintage items currently is vintage suitcases. They can be repurposed or altered into one-of-a-kind functional pieces of art.

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