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Bredesen says state can't afford $200 million incentive to save Spring Hill GM plant

June 12th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Tennessean is reporting that Gov. Phil Bredesen says Tennessee doesn't have the $200 million or more that it will take to keep GM's Spring Hill plant in the running for reopening."This is for them all about front-end money," Bredesen said Thursday, a

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Bristol, Va., officer cleared in shooting during domestic dispute call

June 12th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a report by the Bristol Herald Courier, Officer Gary Wilcox will not face criminal charges in the May 16 shooting that left John Gramling, 50, in critical condition.The Bristol, Va. officer has been cleared to return to duty.Officer Wilcox s

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State suspends Bristol doctor's license, calls her 'substantial danger to public health'

June 11th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Bristol Herald Courier is reporting that the Board of Medicine has suspended the licnese of Deborah J. Weddington.Weddington used to practice at Med Express, a health care clinic at 1315 Eucild Ave. that is now shuttered.According to the report, the

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Woman faces reckless homicide charges in death of her second baby

June 11th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Knoxville News Sentinel, details of the death of Sara Mynatt's first child may be used in her trial on charges of reckless homicide. The 27-year-old woman is accused of rolling over on her 4-month-old son while sleeping with him. He die

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Cowboys happy with performance of Kingsport's Gerald Sensabaugh

June 10th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Dallas Morning News, Kingsport native Gerald Sensabaugh has been impressive in organized team activities with the Dallas Cowboys. Owner Jerry Jones calls the 25-year-old free agent safety a key acquisition, and says the coaches, "brag on

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Nashville drops bid to keep guns out of restaurants

June 10th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Tennessean is reporting that a city government proposal to ban guns in Nashville bars and restaurants that serve beer will be withdrawn because it would probably would be ruled illegal.A group of Nashville council members wanted to thwart a new stat

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Brother of man shot by Roane deputy seek answers

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

According to a report by the Knoxville News Sentinel the brother and a friend don't understand why a Roane County deputy shot and killed David Dickey in front of his home Saturday night. They also think there's more at play than the version police are re

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Jury deliberates 3 hours before convicting Hamblen deputy of coercing women to have sex

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

The Knoxville News Sentinel is reporting that a jury in U.S. District Court in Greeneville needed just three hours Monday to find former Hamblen County Deputy Dexter L. Morris Jr. guilty of violating the constitutional rights of female detainees. Jurors a

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