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Board hearing today on biology textbook targeted over definition of creationism

April 7th, 2010 12:00 am by Lola Alapo

Area school systems said it's rare for a textbook to come under scrutiny, but when it does they have procedures in place to address it.Many systems, including Union County Schools, have policies that call for the creation of a review committee to handle t

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Police looking for second suspect in downtown Johnson City assault involving machete, shovel

April 6th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

Police have arrested one man and are looking for a second person accused of assaulting two people with a machete and a shovel in a wooded area atop a hill in downtown Johnson City this morning.Two assault victims were found near the Interstate 26 and East

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Woodpile falls on, kills Unicoi Co. teen as she was sunbathing

April 6th, 2010 12:00 am by Brad Hicks

Jordan Alexis Dwomick, a 14-year-old Unicoi County High School student, died Saturday while sunbathing in her backyard. According to Unicoi County Coroner Ed Herndon, several 2" by 10" boards stacked behind Dwomick fell over on top of her.Herndon said Dwo

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Sevierville worker breaks leg after 40-foot drop from zip line

April 6th, 2010 12:00 am by Don Jacobs

An employee of a Sevierville zip line company underwent surgery on a broken leg sustained when he fell from one of the overhead lines, into a tree and to the ground. "He's a very lucky young man," said Mark Miller, general manager of Wahoo Ziplines, 605 S

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John Sevier Center death treated as 'suspicious'

April 5th, 2010 12:00 am by Becky Campbell, Johnson City Press

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