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Volcano erupts in central Japan; injuries reported

September 27th, 2014 5:55 am by Associated Press

Mount Ontake spewed large white plumes high into the sky early Saturday, sending people fleeing and covering surrounding areas in ash.

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Grand jury: Ramsey, Harwell should face charges

Grand jury: Ramsey, Harwell should face charges

September 27th, 2014 1:20 am by Associated Press

Davidson County District Attorney General Glenn Funk is reviewing the grand jury report and will make the final decision on whether to file charges, spokeswoman Dorinda Carter said.

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Mount Carmel to seek grant to fund sidewalk system around local school

Mount Carmel to seek grant to fund sidewalk system around local school

September 26th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Not many children walk to school these days, especially in Mount Carmel with its curving roads and hilly topography. Local leaders said Tuesday, however, that a new sidewalk system might change that.

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Musick awards honor Hiltons couple's lifelong learning commitment

Musick awards honor Hiltons couple's lifelong learning commitment

September 26th, 2014 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

The Mary and H.L. Musick Lifelong Learning Award has been funded by the Musick family since 2012 in honor of their now deceased parents. Candidates can be nominated by family, community members, teachers, friends or themselves.

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Sullivan Steering Committee has first meeting

Sullivan Steering Committee has first meeting

September 26th, 2014 7:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The 38-member group, at its first meeting Thursday night, identified those among common goals that soon will be massaged into a proposal or goal for the facilities study's recommendations.

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Free concert tonight kicks off Big Stone Celtic celebration

Free concert tonight kicks off Big Stone Celtic celebration

September 26th, 2014 6:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Musical performances will be at The Farmers Market, June Tolliver Theater, Coal Museum, John Fox Jr. House, and Tales of the Lonesome Pine Used Books. Highland Games will be at Bullitt Park. Activities for kids will be at the library and Miner's Park.

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Republicans rallying behind religious liberty

Republicans rallying behind religious liberty

September 26th, 2014 5:00 pm by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press

The intraparty debate over social issues has broad implications for the GOP's struggle to improve its brand ahead of the November elections and the 2016 presidential contest.

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Police: Woman beheaded at Oklahoma workplace

Police: Woman beheaded at Oklahoma workplace

September 26th, 2014 3:17 pm by Associated Press

A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police said Friday.

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Suspect in high speed chase allegedly had 32.5 pills and a syringe

Suspect in high speed chase allegedly had 32.5 pills and a syringe

September 26th, 2014 1:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

Lunsford said Woods had slurred speech and trouble keeping his eyes open, and was having trouble understanding the questions he was being asked.

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Rx drug drops set for Saturday

Rx drug drops set for Saturday

September 26th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Local police agencies are encouraging the public to hand over their unneeded prescription drugs — no questions asked — to help protect themselves, their communities and the environment.

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