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Knox County church youth volunteer arrested on child rape charges

July 1st, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Knoxville News Sentinel is reporting that a youth volunteer at New Beverly Baptist Church has been arrested for allegedly raping a child.Randall Thomas Hollifield, 45, of Powell has been charged with two counts of rape of a child and sexual exploitati

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Another round of Tea Parties planned for holiday weekend

June 30th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Independence Day Tea Parties are planned in Johnson City, Greeneville and across the nation this week.A notice for the Johnson City event bills it as a July 4th Rally from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Johnson City Kiwanis Park, 801 W. Market St.

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City officials ponder outside investigation of policy that required job applicants to give up user names, passwords for social networks

June 30th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

A report on Montana'sNewsStaton.com says the Bozeman City Commission is considering hiring a third party investigator to investigate a former background check policy that required city job applicants to provide their usernames and passwords on social netw

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Obama promises progress to gay community

June 30th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Hill is reporting that President Obama told members of the gay community on Monday that he remains committed to their most important issues. Obama reiterated his pledge to overturn both the Defense of Marriage Act and the military's Don't-Ask-Don't-Te

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Greeneville man gets 8 years in accidental death of wife

June 29th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a report in the Greeneville Sun, Darryl Colyer, 29, has been sentenced to eight years in prison in the accidental death of his wife.Andrea "Annie" Ricker, 25, was killed on Feb. 15, 2008, when she was struck by the tractor-trailer Coyler wa

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Morristown mayor calls for increased civility

June 29th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Morristown Citizen Tribune is reporting that Mayor Samie Barile doesn't care for the confrontational incivility that has become a routine inside and outside the Morristown City Council Chambers.Last week she said she would do everything in her power

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