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Lady Vols rein in streaking Aggies 76-55

Lady Vols rein in streaking Aggies 76-55

January 26th, 2014 7:51 pm by Associated Press

Meighan Simmons scored 26 points and the No. 11 Tennessee women raced past No. 17 Texas A&M 76-55 on Sunday, handing the Aggies their first Southeastern Conference loss of the season.

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Call of the wild? Blowing nose brings big buck running

Call of the wild? Blowing nose brings big buck running

January 26th, 2014 7:43 pm by Associated Press

Mississippi deer hunter Ron Manning figured sneezing had blown his chance at a deer, but blowing his nose brought a big buck running and ready to fight.

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Source says Cherokee High girls basketball coaches suspended after texting students

Source says Cherokee High girls basketball coaches suspended after texting students

January 26th, 2014 6:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Cherokee High School girls basketball team, which was suffering through a 1-25 season, was dealt another blow last week when the head coach and assistant coach were suspended for the rest of the season.

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Brush fire forces evacuation of cabins in Pigeon Forge

Brush fire forces evacuation of cabins in Pigeon Forge

January 26th, 2014 6:05 pm by Associated Press

PIGEON FORGE — Authorities say a brush fire on the outskirts of Pigeon Forge has forced the evacuation of at least 20 cabins.

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Proposed marina safety law named for boys electrocuted near boat dock

Proposed marina safety law named for boys electrocuted near boat dock

January 26th, 2014 4:35 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two Tennessee lawmakers are hoping a proposed law intended to elminate electrocution accidents at boat marinas will prevent future tragedies like the death of two Hamblen County boys in 2012.

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Dangerous ‘Red P’ meth labs found at Rogersville motel

Dangerous ‘Red P’ meth labs found at Rogersville motel

January 26th, 2014 3:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police allegedly seized components for a highly dangerous “red phosphorus” meth lab at a Rogersville motel room last week, as well as two active labs in the motel parking lot.

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Timeline calls for new Hawkins school director in place April 14

Timeline calls for new Hawkins school director in place April 14

January 26th, 2014 2:16 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Tennessee School Board Association will advertise the job opening, screen the initial applicants and provide the BOE with a list of up to six finalists.

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Update: Family says brain-dead Texas woman off life support

Update: Family says brain-dead Texas woman off life support

January 26th, 2014 1:14 pm by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

The family of a brain-dead, pregnant Texas woman said Sunday afternoon that she has been removed from life support following a judge's ruling that a Fort Worth hospital was misapplying state law in the case.

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Police: Gunman in mall shooting was 19-year-old from Maryland

Police: Gunman in mall shooting was 19-year-old from Maryland

January 26th, 2014 1:09 pm by BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press

The gunman who shot and killed two people at a Maryland mall was a 19-year-old from suburban Washington, police said Sunday. It took hours to identify him because he was carrying ammunition and a backpack containing homemade explosives.

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U.S. officials to investigate cruise ship illness

U.S. officials to investigate cruise ship illness

January 26th, 2014 12:59 pm by Associated Press

U.S. health officials will board a cruise ship docked in the U.S. Virgin Islands to investigate an illness outbreak that has stricken at least 300 people with gastrointestinal symptoms.

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