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Obama calls for tougher Internet regulation

Obama calls for tougher Internet regulation

November 10th, 2014 8:09 pm by ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Monday embraced a radical change in how the government treats Internet service.

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34-foot Fraser fir raised in Biltmore's Banquet Hall

34-foot Fraser fir raised in Biltmore's Banquet Hall

November 10th, 2014 8:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

The 250-room chateau is decked out in all its Christmas splendor through Jan. 11, and at the heart of it all is a tradition dating back to 1895.

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Radio upgrades in Hawkins to cost $40K more than anticipated

Radio upgrades in Hawkins to cost $40K more than anticipated

November 10th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A spotlight was shined on Hawkins County's emergency radio problems this past June after deputies pursuing an armed suspect were out of radio contact with Hawkins County Central Dispatch for 11 minutes.

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ETSU suspends Rugby Club in wake of rape allegation from party

ETSU suspends Rugby Club in wake of rape allegation from party

November 10th, 2014 5:57 pm by Sam Watson, NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — East Tennessee State University suspended its Rugby Club on Monday in the wake of a weekend rape that allegedly took place at a club party.

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Wellmont: Potential partners whittled to two

Wellmont: Potential partners whittled to two

November 10th, 2014 3:48 pm by Staff Report

Names of the remaining health systems the board is considering reportedly cannot be disclosed due to confidentiality agreements signed by both sides early in the process.

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Alleged shoplifter unwittingly accepts ride to jail from off-duty cop

Alleged shoplifter unwittingly accepts ride to jail from off-duty cop

November 10th, 2014 3:26 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The old adage "never accept rides from strangers" hold true, even if you're on the run from the law.

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Policy change saves honor roll lunch for Hawkins students

Policy change saves honor roll lunch for Hawkins students

November 10th, 2014 2:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

Honor roll students at Hawkins Elementary School won't lose their reward lunch at Hardee's every nine weeks thanks to a decision by the Board of Education giving Director of Schools Steve Starnes authority to bend the rules at his discretion.

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Honor Thy Mother: Carter Family Fold's annual gospel concert pays tribute to Janette Carter

Honor Thy Mother: Carter Family Fold's annual gospel concert pays tribute to Janette Carter

November 10th, 2014 2:03 pm by Marci Gore

Despite the fact that Janette Carter didn't finish high school, she founded one of the first rural arts organizations in the United States, established a museum and preserved the musical legacy of the Carter Family — the first family of country music.

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Honor Flight of Northeast Tennessee: Giving back to those who have sacrificed so much

Honor Flight of Northeast Tennessee: Giving back to those who have sacrificed so much

November 10th, 2014 2:00 pm by Collin Brooks

In October, Honor Flight of Northeast Tennessee took its fifth group of veterans to see the monuments that were erected in their honor.

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Rider steps down as Volunteer football coach

Rider steps down as Volunteer football coach

November 10th, 2014 1:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — On the heels of a 2-8 record and his seventh consecutive losing season, Volunteer High School head football coach Scott Rider tendered his resignation from the team Monday morning.

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