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HEAL Appalachia working to make a difference

February 10th, 2010 12:00 am by Teresa Hicks, Johnson City Press

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Some ditch social networks to reclaim time, privacy - is it a fluke or trend?

February 10th, 2010 12:00 am by Marco R. della Cava

According to USA Today, Facebook says it has 400 million active users worldwide. Make that 399,999,999. Laura LeNoir is done."I feel better, I feel lighter, I got my privacy back," says LeNoir, 42, an office manager at an educational software company in

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House action on traffic camera limits delayed

February 10th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

NASHVILLE - The sponsor of a bill putting new restrictions on operation of traffic surveillance cameras says he will delay a push for passage until April 1, hoping that a comprehensive set of rules on operating the devices can be drafted by then and adopt

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Tennessee's 'lost decade' of jobs over; future looking bright

February 10th, 2010 12:00 am by Dave Flessner

Tennessee jobs slowly are returning after a lost decade in the Volunteer State, according to a new economic forecast this week.After Tennessee shed nearly 20,000 jobs from 1999 through 2009, the state's top economic forecaster predicts it will add nearly

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Man who carried gun in TN park sues, says ranger's treatment harsh

February 10th, 2010 12:00 am by Clay Carey

A Middle Tennessee man has sued a Nashville park ranger, alleging the officer was unfairly harsh when he saw the man carrying a large handgun in a park. Leonard Embody says he was within his rights to carry an AK-47 handgun at Radnor Lake Park on Dec.

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Husband sought in Pigeon Forge honeymoon slaying captured on I-75

February 10th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

RICEVILLE, Tenn. - A man wanted in the stabbing death of his wife while they were honeymooning in Pigeon Forge was arrested this afternoon while driving southbound on Interstate 75.Brian L. Umphrey, 34, was taken into custody without incident about midaft

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Public service in works to honor Elizabethton police dog killed in incident with boys

February 10th, 2010 12:00 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON While the investigation into the violent death of Yoris, a police dog with the Elizabethton Police Department, is continuing, plans are beginning to be made for a public ceremony to honor the dog."We don't have a place or a time yet," Major

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