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Locker back, but Titans fall to 49ers

Locker back, but Titans fall to 49ers

October 20th, 2013 7:30 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

San Francisco's Colin Kaepernick threw for 199 yards and ran for 68 and a touchdown, helping the 49ers beat Tennessee 31-17 on Sunday despite the return of Titans QB Jake Locker.

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New Board of Education districts, pay raises, health insurance on Sullivan County Commission’s agenda

New Board of Education districts, pay raises, health insurance on Sullivan County Commission’s agenda

October 20th, 2013 7:25 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Issues up for consideration by the Sullivan County Commission on Monday include adjusting the boundaries of Board of Education districts and eliminating a self-created automatic pay raise structure for county commissioners.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: More than 5,000 turn out for Tri-Cities ‘Race for the Cure’ - VIDEO

October 20th, 2013 7:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

The fundraising goal this year for the Tri-Cities chapter of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure is $500,000 to benefit breast cancer prevention, research and treatment.

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Yard sale, silent auction to benefit hunter paralyzed in fall

Yard sale, silent auction to benefit hunter paralyzed in fall

October 20th, 2013 7:14 pm by Jeff Bobo

MOUNT CARMEL — Friends are banding together to help a Mount Carmel family of six whose lives have been drastically altered by a tragic hunting accident last week.

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Spare the rod, spoil the student? 19 states still allow paddling at school; Tennessee is among them

Spare the rod, spoil the student? 19 states still allow paddling at school; Tennessee is among them

October 20th, 2013 6:18 pm by Kevin Hardy, Chattanooga Times Free Press

It might be easy to assume that paddling in school went away years ago, even decades. Polls and anecdotal evidence show that fewer parents approve of corporal punishment today.

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Body of Roan Mountain fisherman found following search

Body of Roan Mountain fisherman found following search

October 20th, 2013 6:09 pm by NET News Service

According to a Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency news release, a Roan Mountain man’s body was found around 5:10 p.m. in Watauga Lake by an underwater remote operated vehicle.

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Carson-Newman’s proposed body farm dead for now

Carson-Newman’s proposed body farm dead for now

October 20th, 2013 5:41 pm by Associated Press

JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. — A proposed body farm at Carson-Newman University in eastern Tennessee is dead, at least for now.

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Foliage experts say nature’s leaf show great this year in Carolinas

Foliage experts say nature’s leaf show great this year in Carolinas

October 20th, 2013 5:40 pm by SUSANNE M. SCHAFER, Associated Press

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Fall foliage experts in North and South Carolina say the weather during the past several months has paved the way for great leaf viewing in the coming days.

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Reports: Millions of elderly have become victims, trapped between governments and families

Reports: Millions of elderly have become victims, trapped between governments and families

October 20th, 2013 5:13 pm by KRISTEN GELINEAU, Associated Press

SYDNEY — By the time the ambulance showed up to the house, the old woman’s screams were, as the paramedics would later tell it, already at a 10 out of 10.

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Administration hands Republicans new line of attack on Obamacare

Administration hands Republicans new line of attack on Obamacare

October 20th, 2013 5:01 pm by DONNA CASSATA, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — “Obamacare” escaped unharmed from the government shutdown Republicans hoped would stop it, but just as quickly they have opened a new line of attack — one handed to them by the administration itself.

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