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Court rules Big Stone Gap native's trial to be held in prison

February 22nd, 2011 5:08 am by Staff Report

The Nation is reporting that Additional session judge Lahore ordered a jail trial for Raymond Davis.District Public Prosecutor submitted an application in the session court which stated that due to security concerns, it is not possible for Raymond Davis t

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Hamblen band director resigns post

February 22nd, 2011 4:44 am by News Sentinel staff report

A Hamblen County high school band director arrested this month on charges of illegal possession of prescription narcotics has resigned, school officials said Monday.Dustin Lynn Turley, 26, had been suspended without pay pending the outcome of a Hamblen Co

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Police say father injured in stabbing during dispute with son, mother fell down stairs

February 21st, 2011 12:32 pm by NET Staff Report

Police have taken a person in for questioning after a stabbing reported early this morning in southwest Johnson City, and investigator said the incident was the result of a family dispute.Bloody rags were lying on a sidewalk this morning following the inc

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No increased brain cancer risk from cell-phone use

February 21st, 2011 4:10 am by Staff Report

Medical News Today is reporting that radio frequency exposure from cell phone use does not appear to increase the risk of developing brain cancers by any significant amount, a study by University of Manchester scientists suggests.The researchers used publ

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Conservative group targets Rusty Crowe for vote to curb Tenn. Education Association

February 21st, 2011 4:03 am by Richard Locker

NASHVILLE -- Conservative groups are helping push the Republican legislative efforts to outlaw collective bargaining by Tennessee teachers and other bills to curb the influence of the Tennessee Education Association.Although their numbers were dwarfed by

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Nearly 50 percent of children that drink receive alcohol from parents, relatives

February 19th, 2011 3:03 pm by staff report

A new study by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) indicates that 5.9 percent of adolescents aged 12 to 14 drank alcohol in the past month and that the vast majority of them (93.4 percent) received their alcohol for free

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