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Washington Co. schools to see deep cuts

August 4th, 2010 5:08 am by Heather Richardson

The Washington County School System's budget took a large blow Tuesday evening as the Board of Education, in an effort to provide the County Commission with a balanced budget, voted to cut 12 positions, funding for new textbooks, funding for new buses and

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Two officers on paid leave while TBI investigates police shooting

August 3rd, 2010 5:05 am by Mealand Ragland-Hudgins

Two Rutherford County Sheriff's deputies are on paid administrative leave and three Murfreesboro police officers remain on duty after a weekend shooting. Sheriff's Cpl. Michael Moody, Sheriff's Cpl. Travis Robinson, Murfreesboro Police Sgt. Cary Gensem

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Man sent to jail for 151 months for having child pornography

August 3rd, 2010 4:08 am by Jamie Satterfield

When it came to this 28-year-old child pornography peddler, Merle Haggard said it best 'Momma Tried.''Talking to him about the Lord didn't help,' Becky Prater testified Monday on behalf of her son, Gabriel Todd Prater. 'So my husband and I prayed God wou

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Man files suit against Tenn. for right to carry a handgun without permit

August 2nd, 2010 1:04 pm by Juanita Cousins

A Williamson County man whose handgun carry permit was suspended has filed a lawsuit against the state to declare its law restricting the open carry of guns as void and unconstitutional. An attorney for Leonard Embody filed the lawsuit in Williamson Co

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Russell County man faces multiple charges after dispute leads to shooting

August 2nd, 2010 4:29 am by Staff Report

A Russell County man is custody after a domestic argument led to a shooting. Investigators tell us the incident happened in the Ivy Ridge section of Russell County, which is in the city of Cleveland, Virginia.The Russell County Sheriff's Department told

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Homeownership rate continues to slide

August 2nd, 2010 4:25 am by Staff Report

According to a USA Today report millions of houses on the verge of foreclosure threaten to send homeownership to its lowest level in 50 years, according to new industry estimates.Fresh projections say the rate could plummet to about 62% as early as 2012 a

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