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1 killed in small plane crash near Chattanooga

1 killed in small plane crash near Chattanooga

September 3rd, 2014 10:50 pm by Associated Press

A single-engine plane that reportedly took off from Knoxville crashed in a field east of Chattanooga on Wednesday, killing the pilot, police said.

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Sullivan BOE OKs revamped tobacco-free school policy

Sullivan BOE OKs revamped tobacco-free school policy

September 3rd, 2014 10:30 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County's school board has approved a revamped tobacco-free school policy on the second of three readings.

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Separate Mount Carmel traffic stops result in handgun charges

Separate Mount Carmel traffic stops result in handgun charges

September 3rd, 2014 9:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two unrelated traffic stops earlier this week in Mount Carmel both resulted in arrests for illegal possession of a handgun, among other charges.

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Photo Gallery: Gate City vs. Sullivan Central volleyball

September 3rd, 2014 8:54 pm by Ned Jilton

The Lady Cougars travel across the state line Wednesday to take on the Lady Blue Devils of Gate City. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Yennie receives high marks in yearly evaluation (includes complete evaluation)

Yennie receives high marks in yearly evaluation (includes complete evaluation)

September 3rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Each of the seven Board of Education members prior to the August election ranked Yennie on a scale of developing 1, proficient 2, accomplsihed 3, exceptional 4 and distinguished 5.

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Woman allegedly assaults deputy after wreck with tractor

Woman allegedly assaults deputy after wreck with tractor

September 3rd, 2014 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

"I explained to Claytor that she had failed to yield the right of way to the tractor," Deputy Mitch Hunley said. "Before I could say anything else she became belligerent, throwing her arms in my face, yelling and cussing."

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Pregnant woman struck with van during confrontation

Pregnant woman struck with van during confrontation

September 3rd, 2014 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The victim allegedly told Jones he was not leaving. Jones reportedly yelled at the victim and the victim slapped the hood of his vehicle. Jones then allegedly accelerated toward her and knocked her to the ground.

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Titans' Teacher of the Week award goes to Mount Carmel Elementary's Short

Titans' Teacher of the Week award goes to Mount Carmel Elementary's Short

September 3rd, 2014 4:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

Amanda Short has received nothing but positive reviews from parents of her students, both past and present, and as a result, she has been named Teacher of the Week for Week 1 one of the Tennessee Titans' 2014 NFL season.

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N.C. half -brothers freed after 3 decades in prison

N.C. half -brothers freed after 3 decades in prison

September 3rd, 2014 4:07 pm by MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

Henry McCollum, 50, hugged his weeping parents at the gates of Central Prison in Raleigh, a day after a judge ordered his release, citing the new evidence in the 1983 slaying of Sabrina Buie. His half brother, 46-year-old Leon Brown, was later freed

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Group identifies 3rd US aid worker with Ebola

Group identifies 3rd US aid worker with Ebola

September 3rd, 2014 4:06 pm by MITCH WEISS, Associated Press

The third U.S. aid worker sickened with Ebola is a Boston-area doctor who decided to return to Liberia after the two others fell ill with the deadly virus, the president of his missionary group said Wednesday.

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