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Lee federal prison guard pleads guilty to taking bribes, conveying contraband

Lee federal prison guard pleads guilty to taking bribes, conveying contraband

February 27th, 2014 8:42 pm by Wes Bunch

Kimberlee Crabtree, 43, of Jonesville, entered her guilty plea after waiving her right to be indicted. She was charged with accepting a bribe as a public official. She faces a maximum sentence of 15 years in prison and a possible fine of up to $250,000.

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'Son of God' takes different tack than 'Passion'

'Son of God' takes different tack than 'Passion'

February 27th, 2014 8:02 pm by RYAN PEARSON, Associated Press

"Son of God," spun out of the hugely successful "The Bible" miniseries, plays up the political maneuvering that led to the crucifixion.

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Regional & National Business & Technology
How corporate America forced Arizona bill's veto

How corporate America forced Arizona bill's veto

February 27th, 2014 6:46 pm by Associated Press

Prominent companies from American Airlines to Verizon used threats of reduced business to help convince Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to veto legislation that would have allowed businesses to refuse service to gays based on the owner's religious beliefs.

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Bumpy ride ahead through pothole purgatory

Bumpy ride ahead through pothole purgatory

February 27th, 2014 6:22 pm by Associated Press

Hate potholes? Well, unless you and your elected officials are ready to cough up billions more for better roads and proper preventive maintenance, buckle up, cause it's going to be a bumpy ride.

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Time for Gate City boys VHSL 2A West Regional basketball game changed

Time for Gate City boys VHSL 2A West Regional basketball game changed

February 27th, 2014 4:18 pm by Pat Kenney

The Gate City boys VHSL 2A West Regional basketball game Friday against Martinsville at Floyd County High School has been moved to 6 p.m.

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Kilgore signs three year extension with 49ers

Kilgore signs three year extension with 49ers

February 27th, 2014 4:16 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

The 49ers have given backup guard/center Daniel Kilgore a three-year contract extension, according to multiple media outlets.

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Hawkins man allegedly attacks girlfriend for not paying his probation fees

Hawkins man allegedly attacks girlfriend for not paying his probation fees

February 27th, 2014 3:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

An unemployed Hawkins County man is facing charges after allegedly beating his girlfriend with a snow shovel and putting a knife to her throat, among other things, because she apparently failed to pay his probation fees.

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Occupant of vehicle shoots at 11-W motorists

Occupant of vehicle shoots at 11-W motorists

February 27th, 2014 3:49 pm by Nick Shepherd

Two women were allegedly shot at while traveling Highway 11-W in Sullivan County on Tuesday night, telling police the gun was fired by an unknown occupant of another car.

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Winter in the Park: Experience nature's beauty at Natural Tunnel State Park

Winter in the Park: Experience nature's beauty at Natural Tunnel State Park

February 27th, 2014 2:08 pm by Whitney H. Parker

Visiting a state park during the winter months can bring a completely new perspective and different ways to experience nature's beauty. Natural Tunnel State Park is no exception.

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Regional & National Outdoors
Bill to protect Tenn. outdoorsmen from drones

Bill to protect Tenn. outdoorsmen from drones

February 27th, 2014 1:29 pm by Associated Press

A proposal that would prohibit the use of drones to conduct video surveillance of outdoorsmen in Tennessee without their permission has passed the Senate.

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