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Emory & Henry collaborative expands on community service

Emory & Henry collaborative expands on community service

February 9th, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

An agreement signed Jan. 15 between Emory & Henry and the Rensselaerville Institute of New York has the potential to help reshape American higher education for the public good, and help bring clean water to rural areas.

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Two Hawkins women charged with TennCare fraud

Two Hawkins women charged with TennCare fraud

February 9th, 2014 1:59 pm by Jeff Bobo

One of the women is charged with TennCare fraud for obtaining prescription drugs using a fraudulent prescription, and the other person is charged with TennCare fraud involving “doctor shopping.”

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Calif. company recalls 8.7M pounds of meat

Calif. company recalls 8.7M pounds of meat

February 9th, 2014 1:43 pm by Associated Press

A Northern California company is recalling more than 8.7 million pounds of beef products because it processed diseased and unhealthy animals without a full federal inspection, federal officials said.

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Two UT football players arrested on alcohol-related charges

Two UT football players arrested on alcohol-related charges

February 9th, 2014 1:10 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson and defensive lineman Danny O’Brien were arrested on alcohol-related charges and resisting arrest, authorities said Sunday.

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Upscale housing for Supermarket Row, "Tennessee Promise" unveiled, expert money-saving advice and more stories you may have missed

Upscale housing for Supermarket Row, "Tennessee Promise" unveiled, expert money-saving advice and more stories you may have missed

February 9th, 2014 9:00 am by Staff Report

A sampling of some of the interesting and important stories appearing this past week on TimesNews.net.

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Sports
Meet the Browns, the biggest U.S. curling family

Meet the Browns, the biggest U.S. curling family

February 9th, 2014 8:00 am by ?STEVE DOUGLAS, AP Sports Writer

Meet the Browns, unofficially the United States' First Family of Curling. There's Erika, skip of the women's team competing in the Sochi Olympics. Her brother, Craig, is also in Russia as an alternate for the men's team.

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Gunman kills nun, parishioner in Russian cathedral

Gunman kills nun, parishioner in Russian cathedral

February 9th, 2014 7:00 am by Associated Press

A man employed as a private security guard opened fire Sunday in a cathedral on Russia's Sakhalin Island in the Pacific, killing a nun and a parishioner and wounding six others, investigators said.

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Entertainment Regional & National
Border collie wins Westminster show agility trial

Border collie wins Westminster show agility trial

February 8th, 2014 11:04 pm by JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

NEW YORK — A border collie named Kelso navigated a maze of obstacles Saturday, besting about 225 other dogs to win the Westminster Kennel Club show’s first agility competition.

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Hundreds march for medical marijuana rights

Hundreds march for medical marijuana rights

February 8th, 2014 10:51 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

About 200 people showed up at the location of the Johnson City Farmer’s Market, 500 S. Roan St., with signs and clothing to give their support to medical marijuana rights.

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Vote on Sullivan County highway department chief expected next week

Vote on Sullivan County highway department chief expected next week

February 8th, 2014 9:18 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The Republican-controlled Sullivan County Commission is likely now to vote next week to appoint an interim head of the county’s highway department.

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