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Love's loses bid for I-81 truck stop at Exit 24

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

The Bristol Herald Courier is reporting that the Washington Co. Va., Board of Supervisors has voted 4-3 to reject a Love's truck stop proposed for Exit 24.The controversial project would have placed a truck stop about 1,000 feet from Meadowview Elementa

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Commander expects 278th will assist in drawdown of forces in Iraq

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

According to the Knoxville News Sentinel. the soldiers of the 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment expect they'll spend their next tour in Iraq closing out the drawdown of U.S. forces and making some of the final patrols there."We could be one of the last brig

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County breaks up scrap metal theft ring, fires 3 workers

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

The Knoxville News Sentinel is reporting that county Solid Waste officials have fired three employees for being paid for the theft of scrap metal dumped at county convenience centers. The action follows a 10-month investigation.Tom Salter, Solid Waste di

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Tennessee man's panty raid goes awry

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

According to the Daily Post Athenian, a McMinn County deputy knew something didn't look right with a man he saw walking along Highway 11 early Sunday morning.Deputy Todd Levi's report says Jason L. Johnson, 31, County Road 158, Riceville, was attempting

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Wife gets 18 months in sex-game death of husband

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

The Knoxville News Sentinel and Daily Herald of Columbia is reporting that a Columbia woman will spend 18 months in jail in connection with the death of her husband during a sex game.Rebecca Bargy, 26, was sentenced Monday in the 2008 death of her 29-yea

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Greeneville residents wonder about bright objects in NE Tenn. night sky

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

The Greeneville Sun is reporting that more residents of southern Greene County have called paper about sightings of strange objects in the night sky earlier this week.And, an East Tennessee State University astronomy professor said, after reviewing a phot

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