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Tenn. Hospitality Association fires CEO for e-mail comparing Michelle Obama to a chimp

March 9th, 2010 12:00 am by Wire and regional reports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The political fallout is continuing for a man who, as CEO of the Tennessee Hospitality Association, sent out an e-mail comparing first lady Michelle Obama to a chimpanzee.On Monday, the association's board voted unanimously to ter

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Carter County officers nab burglary suspect after his car gets stuck

March 8th, 2010 12:00 am by John Thompson, Johnson City Press

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Elderly man killed in Morristown crash

March 8th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a report by the Morristown Citizen Tribune a 90-year-old man was killed Saturday in a T-bone crash on Andrew Johnson Highway at North Liberty Hill Road in Morristown.Spencer G. Brooks, of Morristown, was pronouned dead after being taken to

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Tennessee state parks generate more than a billion dollars

March 8th, 2010 12:00 am by Morgan Simmons

Tennessee's state park system is a billion-dollar industry that is especially beneficial to rural economies where jobs are needed most.Those are among the findings of a recent study that analyzes the economic benefits of Tennessee's 53 state parks. Conduc

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Police say man posing as federal agent charged with robbery

March 8th, 2010 12:00 am by Hayes Hickman

Police say a Bradley County man traded his fake police uniform for a real jailhouse jumpsuit after demanding access to three West Knoxville pharmacies while claiming to be a federal agent Saturday.Quinn Hixson, 29, was arrested by the Knoxville Police Dep

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Tennessee Hospitality Association CEO's e-mail compares Michelle Obama to chimp

March 6th, 2010 12:00 am by Nate Rau and Nicole Young, The Tennessean

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