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Knoxville police officer saves man from burning car

January 15th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Officer Jayson Waggoner, 30, was back on duty Wednesday despite being treated for a mild case of smoke inhalation, while the victim, 37-year-old Christopher Myers, remained in fair condition at the University of Tennessee Medical Center.

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Crane lowers 17,000-pound steeple from Greeneville church

January 15th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Rising 100 feet into the air at Greeneville Cumberland Presbyterian Church, the decades-old steeple was brought to rest on Church Street by a crane. Idell Construction is scheduled to add steel structure to the church's wooden steeple base in preparation

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Boos, hisses, shouts of "Judas" greet new Tennessee House speaker

January 14th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

As the vote took place, the House chamber at moments erupted into near bedlam, with spectators raining down boos, hisses and angry shouts, which was quieted at one point after Naifeh threatened to have unruly audience members removed.

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Unprecedented US survey tracks scope of stalking

January 13th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

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When daughter dies, Tennessee mother takes the stand to defend religious faith over medical treatment

January 13th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Knoxville News Sentinel, a mother accused of neglecting her dying daughter by turning to prayer instead of medicine took to the witness stand Monday clutching her defense in her hands.

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Beloved WXBQ disc jockey passes away

January 13th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Long time WXBQ disc jockey Bill Blake passed away Friday. Bill, also known as the wacky "Jim Nasium", co-hosted WXBQ'S Morning Air Show for 12 years.

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Developer files $1.3 million lawsuit against Abingdon, Washington County

January 9th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Developer Clifton-Stewart has filed a $1.3 million lawsuit that claims the town of Abingdon and Washington County, Va., breached their contract to buy his land for $2.37 million, reports the Bristol Herald Courier.

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Greene County man dies in camper fire

January 8th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

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