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Which worm will weather the woolly waces ... er, races?

Which worm will weather the woolly waces ... er, races?

October 12th, 2014 4:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

Folklore holds that the prevalence of color among a woolly worm's 13 sections — dark or light — can predict the severity of weather for the 13 weeks of winter: the darker a segment, the colder and snowier the corresponding week of winter.

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Sullivan County inmate dies

Sullivan County inmate dies

October 12th, 2014 3:14 pm by Staff Report

According to a Sullivan County Sheriff's Office press release, at approximately 3:45 Saturday afternoon corrections officers were alerted that the man had stopped breathing.

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One confirmed enterovirus D68 case in East Tennessee; none in Southwest Virginia

One confirmed enterovirus D68 case in East Tennessee; none in Southwest Virginia

October 12th, 2014 2:00 pm by J. H. Osborne and Stephen Igo, Times-News Staff writers

Enteroviruses are very common, Cantrell said, and according to the CDC, an estimated 10 million to 15 million enterovirus infections occur in the U.S. each year, with most infections occurring during the summer and fall months.

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One dead, 22 injured when Maine hayride flips

One dead, 22 injured when Maine hayride flips

October 12th, 2014 1:00 pm by PATRICK WHITTLE, Associated Press

A Halloween-themed hayride crashed down a hill in the Maine woods and slammed into a tree, fatally injuring a teenage girl and leaving more than 20 other people hurt, police said Sunday.

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Health worker second in U.S. to test positive for Ebola

Health worker second in U.S. to test positive for Ebola

October 12th, 2014 12:27 pm by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

A Texas health care worker has tested positive for Ebola even though she wore full protective gear while caring for a hospitalized patient who later died from the virus, health officials said Sunday.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

October 12th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Dog park eyed, an abortion amendment, local icon dies and more important stories you may have missed.

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Driver killed in Bluff City crash

Driver killed in Bluff City crash

October 11th, 2014 11:08 pm by Rain Smith

The fatal crash occurred Saturday morning in front of Tri-Cities Flea Market on Highway 11-E.

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Study shows growth in Tennessee tourism

Study shows growth in Tennessee tourism

October 11th, 2014 10:00 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee needs to continue supporting taxpayer advertising and marketing campaigns to continue the momentum in the state's growing tourism industry, Gov. Bill Haslam and other officials said

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Cherokee student video about 'Teens and Trucks' is tops in state

Cherokee student video about 'Teens and Trucks' is tops in state - VIDEO

October 11th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A group of Cherokee High School students are now wiser, and wealthier, after creating video about driving safely around tractor-trailers that won a University of Tennessee statewide competition.

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'I'll do anything you need me to do' Wetlands learning center inspires Eagle Scout project

'I'll do anything you need me to do' Wetlands learning center inspires Eagle Scout project

October 11th, 2014 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

"When I was thinking about starting to plan for my Eagle Scout project, I knew I wanted to do something in this area," Mullins said. "She said what she really needed was a shed and a specimen table. She said she didn't think she could get the grant money

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