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Vandy beats No. 8 Lady Vols  for just ninth time in 70 tries

Vandy beats No. 8 Lady Vols for just ninth time in 70 tries

January 12th, 2014 8:53 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

Jasmine Lister scored 22 points and Christina Foggie added 21 for Vanderbilt, which upset No. 8 Tennessee 74-63 for a very rare win over its instate rival. How rare? The Commodores now have nine victories in the 70 games they count against the Lady Vols.

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Hawkins County Board of Education recognizes Church Hill officials

Hawkins County Board of Education recognizes Church Hill officials - VIDEO

January 12th, 2014 8:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Church Hill officials were honored by the Hawkins County Board of Education on Thursday evening for what BOE member Chris Christian described as a lot of “little things” it does for local schools.

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Slam dunk: Alumni game to draw big names in Tribe hoops history back to Dome

Slam dunk: Alumni game to draw big names in Tribe hoops history back to Dome

January 12th, 2014 7:35 pm by Dave Ongie

A chance meeting between a coach and one of his former players at a gas station in Cookeville will culminate in quite the homecoming on Saturday, Jan. 18 inside the Buck Van Huss Dome.

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Washington County deputy on long road to recovery

Washington County deputy on long road to recovery

January 12th, 2014 5:36 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Cody Chambers and his dad used to talk about everything. Now, they say it all with their eyes and a raised finger or two.

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Tennessee program to benefit community college transfers

Tennessee program to benefit community college transfers

January 12th, 2014 5:19 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — State higher education officials are hoping to boost college graduation rates in Tennessee by helping students who transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions get the associate degrees they may still lack.

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Kaepernick lifts 49ers over Panthers, back into NFC championship game

Kaepernick lifts 49ers over Panthers, back into NFC championship game

January 12th, 2014 4:23 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Colin Kaepernick threw one touchdown pass and ran for another score, and the San Francisco 49ers defeated the Carolina Panthers 23-10 on Sunday to advance to the NFC championship game for the third straight season.

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Hawkins BOE to pay TSBA $8,500 for director of schools search

Hawkins BOE to pay TSBA $8,500 for director of schools search

January 12th, 2014 3:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

By a vote of 6-1 the BOE agreed to take advantage of a Tennessee School Board Association service to help find a replacement for director Charlotte Britton who retires at the end of June.

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Fan-e Shaker: Mother creates pom-pom skirt for ultimate fans

Fan-e Shaker: Mother creates pom-pom skirt for ultimate fans

January 12th, 2014 3:21 pm by CARLY HARRINGTON, Knoxville News Sentinel

Lisa Wiles was six weeks into her maternity leave when she saw Smokey, UT's mascot, wearing pom-pom pants. The image sparked an idea that developed into a patented design for Fan-e Shaker, an adjustable pom-pom skirt.

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Iran, 6 world powers agree to nuclear deal terms

Iran, 6 world powers agree to nuclear deal terms

January 12th, 2014 2:46 pm by NASSER KARIMI, Associated Press

Iran and six world powers — Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States — have agreed on how to implement a nuclear deal struck in November, with its terms starting from Jan. 20, officials announced Sunday.

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Sabbaticals may help military retain women

Sabbaticals may help military retain women

January 12th, 2014 2:25 pm by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

Military leaders are experimenting with programs that will give valued officers and enlisted troops the incentive to stay. "It's about creating the personnel policies that enable someone to say it's Navy and family, instead of Navy or family."

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