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Pensions become a heated issue in 2010 politics

October 1st, 2010 7:56 am by staff report

The movement to rein in public employee retirement benefits has spread to the fall campaign, with candidates for governor, treasurer and state legislatures split over the best way to manage spiraling costs that threaten the financial condition of public p

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Carter Co. woman says $140,000 was gift; Judge delays approving restitution plan

September 30th, 2010 4:23 am by Becky Campbell

A Criminal Court judge who has once pulled the plug on a Carter County woman's embezzlement plea said Wednesday he still has a hard time with her restitution agreement because she testified she didn't steal anything.Barbara "Bobbi" Sue Elliott, 63, of Eli

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15-year sentence given to man in vehicular homicide

September 30th, 2010 4:20 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON A city man who crashed into and killed an Ohio motorcyclist on U.S. Highway 321 near Fish Springs two years ago has received a 15-year prison sentence after pleading guilty in Carter County Criminal Court on Tuesday.James Allen Griffey, 35,

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Wynonna and Naomi Judd to precede their 'final tour' together with a ride on this year's Santa Train

September 29th, 2010 2:27 pm by staff report

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- Country music performers Wynonna and Naomi Judd, who have both ridden the Santa Train individually, will revisit their Appalachian roots when they both join CSX, Food City, the Kingsport Area Chamber of Commerce and Kids Wish Network as

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