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Tennessee Promise has 35,000 applications

Tennessee Promise has 35,000 applications

October 11th, 2014 1:30 pm by Associated Press

More than 35,000 high school students have applied for the Tennessee Promise program, which offers free tuition at the state's two-year community colleges and colleges of applied technology

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Police arrest Bluff City man at BMA meeting

Police arrest Bluff City man at BMA meeting

October 11th, 2014 12:16 pm by Nick Shepherd

An arrest made toward the end of the Bluff City Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting Thursday resulted in the early exits of an alderman and city manager and left the mayor searching for answers from police.

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Couples rush to wed as NC gay marriage ban dumped

Couples rush to wed as NC gay marriage ban dumped

October 11th, 2014 9:26 am by MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press; MITCH WEISS, Associated Press

Cogburn's ruling followed Monday's announcement by the U.S. Supreme Court that it would not hear any appeal of a July ruling by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond striking down Virginia's ban. That court has jurisdiction over North Carolina.

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Police shooting protests expand across St. Louis

Police shooting protests expand across St. Louis

October 11th, 2014 9:23 am by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

The demonstrations moved to Ferguson Friday night as protesters stood inches from officers in riot gear before demonstrators disbursed. Many then went to the site of a police shooting in St. Louis, where another demonstration is planned Saturday.

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Heart of Gold: Mother who lost son meets Kingsport man who received his heart

Heart of Gold: Mother who lost son meets Kingsport man who received his heart

October 11th, 2014 8:00 am by Nick Shepherd

She gives him a few kisses and then places her hand over his chest. An infectious smile washing over her face."Oh my Lord," she said. "I made that heart." Beating inside Doug's chest is the heart of her son, Morgan. Today is his birthday.

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Orioles give up 3 HRs, lose 8-6 to Royals in 10

Orioles give up 3 HRs, lose 8-6 to Royals in 10

October 11th, 2014 1:35 am by Associated Press

Nelson Cruz and the Baltimore Orioles are supposed to be the big homer hitters in the AL Championship Series. Didn't work out that way in Game 1.

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Tribe lays siege to Stone Castle

Tribe lays siege to Stone Castle

October 11th, 2014 1:14 am by George Thwaites

Tough defense and a solid kicking game put Dobyns-Bennett offense in position for a 35-13 Big 7 Conference win over Tennessee High Friday night.

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High school football scores

High school football scores

October 11th, 2014 12:03 am by Staff reports

Among Friday's games, Dobyns-Bennett defeated Tennessee High, Sullivan South shut out East, Crockett beat Volunteer, Elizabethton knocked off North and Union edged Lee.

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Photo Gallery: Volunteer vs David Crockett in Football

October 10th, 2014 10:43 pm by Ned Jilton

Homecoming night at Volunteer as the Falcons take on the Pioneers. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Judge strikes down NC gay marriage ban

Judge strikes down NC gay marriage ban

October 10th, 2014 10:39 pm by Associated Press

U.S. District Court Judge Max O. Cogburn, Jr., in Asheville issued a ruling shortly after 5 p.m. declaring the ban approved by state voters in 2012 unconstitutional.

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