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Trooper forgives trucker who nearly killed him

Trooper forgives trucker who nearly killed him

August 19th, 2013 9:29 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News Sentinel

A Florida trucker who faced a prison term Monday for a fiery interstate crash that nearly claimed the life of a Tennessee Highway Patrol sergeant instead found absolution.

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Appalachian Fair swings into action

Appalachian Fair swings into action

August 19th, 2013 9:24 pm by Jennifer Sprouse, NET News Service

There were plenty of things to keep the growing crowd at the 87th Appalachian Fair in Gray occupied Monday afternoon.

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Fans camp out to get Dobyns-Bennett season tickets

Fans camp out to get Dobyns-Bennett season tickets

August 19th, 2013 8:35 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Instead of camping out for Black Friday retail deals the day after Thanksgiving, some Dobyns-Bennett High School football fans camped out for season tickets on Maroon and Gray — the third Monday of August.

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Car crashes down hill in Weber City

August 19th, 2013 7:39 pm by Ned Jilton

One person was transported to an area hospital after the 3:50 p.m. accident Monday afternoon in Weber City.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Elizabethton vs. Dobyns-Bennett soccer

August 19th, 2013 7:35 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from the Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, girls soccer match between Elizabethton and Dobyns-Bennett at Indian Highland Park in Kingsport

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Obama urges regulators to enact Wall Street rules

Obama urges regulators to enact Wall Street rules

August 19th, 2013 7:20 pm by JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Three years after President Barack Obama signed a sweeping overhaul of lending and high-finance rules, execution of the law is behind schedule with scores of regulations yet to be written.

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Haslam backs delaying implementation of new rules on licensing teachers

Haslam backs delaying implementation of new rules on licensing teachers

August 19th, 2013 6:38 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

NASHVILLE — Gov. Bill Haslam said Monday that he supports a vote by the Tennessee Board of Education to delay the implementation of new rules on licensing teachers until 2015, calling the decision “a very wise one.”

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Corker criticized for working with Democrats

Corker criticized for working with Democrats

August 19th, 2013 6:32 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — U.S. Sen. Bob Corker insists his willingness to work with Democrats doesn’t make him a moderate, but ardent conservatives think otherwise.

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NCAA reverses course, allows former Marine to play immediately for MTSU

NCAA reverses course, allows former Marine to play immediately for MTSU

August 19th, 2013 6:10 pm by Associated Press

The NCAA ruled Monday that a Middle Tennessee football player who spent five years in the Marines will be allowed to compete this fall and that he will have four years of eligibility remaining.

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Update: Stewart out for rest of season

Update: Stewart out for rest of season

August 19th, 2013 3:08 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Three-time Cup champion Tony Stewart will miss the rest of the season because of broken bones in his right leg. He will be replaced in the Stewart-Haas No. 14 car by Austin Dillon and Mark Martin.

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