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New chancellor vows more efficient, cohesive Tenn. community college system

August 9th, 2010 4:24 am by Joan Garrett

The Tennessee Board of Regent's new chancellor, John Morgan, said one of his first orders of business will be to carve out a more efficient and cohesive community college system."We need to create (a community college system) as a higher education system

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GOP moderate prevails over conservatives yet again in Tenn.

August 9th, 2010 4:19 am by Andy Sher

NASHVILLE It's beginning to sound a little like an old Porter Wagoner tune: another day, another dollar and when daylight comes, Tennessee Republican conservatives lose yet another statewide GOP primary contest.So when Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam on Thur

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Washingington Co. deputies caught having sex in woods were not alone, third person cited

August 8th, 2010 4:34 am by Becky Campbell

New information detailed in federal court citations issued to two off-duty Washington County sheriff's deputies caught drinking and having sex in the woods indicates the two were not alone.A third person, a man identified as a student and "not employed as

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The red-hot debate over raising the retirement age

August 7th, 2010 2:16 pm by Staff Report

Of all the flash points in the debate over Social Security, few generate as much heat as raising the retirement age. According to a CNN Money report it's time to lay bare the arguments.Today, the normal or full retirement age is 66, up from 65 a decade ag

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Tennessee regents elect John Morgan as new chancellor

August 7th, 2010 8:37 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Board of Regents on Friday elected Dep. Gov. John Morgan as the next chancellor for the board system just as a request was made to expand the search for more candidates.The decision came a day after the chairman of the

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