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WLKY Louisville
Authorities identify woman's remains found in Hart CountyDNA in the national missing and identified persons system, the remains were ide
Authorities identify woman's remains found in Hart County
WLKY Louisville / Posted 43 minutes ago
DNA in the national missing and identified persons system, the remains were identified as Stephanie Cawthon of Nashville, Tennessee. Family members have also identified jewelry that was found on Cawthon's body. Investigators have not said how... Read more
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NBC News
Trump and Other Conservatives Embrace 'Blue Lives Matter' Movementagainst our law enforcement officials," noting shootings of officers in Georgia
Trump and Other Conservatives Embrace 'Blue Lives Matter' Movement
NBC News / Posted 51 minutes ago
against our law enforcement officials," noting shootings of officers in Georgia, Missouri, Wisconsin, Kansas, Michigan and Tennessee. However, the phrase "law and order" seemed to Black Lives Matter activists a "dog whistle" reference to the... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
TPA recognizes House speaker for open government effortsHarwell, R-Nashville, center, announces she is creating a task force to propose
TPA recognizes House speaker for open government efforts
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 56 minutes ago
Harwell, R-Nashville, center, announces she is creating a task force to propose ways to improve access to health care in Tennessee, Tuesday, April 12, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. Harwell said she began conversations with health policy experts at... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Lessons linger from the Great Floodto many parts of our region. The deluge breached nearly every area dam, washing
Lessons linger from the Great Flood
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted an hour ago
to many parts of our region. The deluge breached nearly every area dam, washing away bridges, roads and buildings from the Tennessee border to Hickory. With memories still fresh from the nightmare of '16, WNC faced a repeat performance as... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
State warns to beware of summer job scamsThe Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance's Division of Consumer Affai
State warns to beware of summer job scams
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance's Division of Consumer Affairs is warning students and youths to use caution when applying for summer jobs online. "Scammers often use the lure of employment and enticing earnings to try to rip off... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas jobless rate steady at 3.8%unemployment rate has dropped 1.5 percentage points in the past year, the secon
Arkansas jobless rate steady at 3.8%
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
unemployment rate has dropped 1.5 percentage points in the past year, the second biggest decline in the country, behind Tennessee, where the unemployment rate fell by 1.6 percentage points, the bureau said. "With the unemployment rate where it... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Lessons linger from the Great Floodto many parts of our region. The deluge breached nearly every area dam, washing
Lessons linger from the Great Flood
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
to many parts of our region. The deluge breached nearly every area dam, washing away bridges, roads and buildings from the Tennessee border to Hickory. With memories still fresh from the nightmare of '16, WNC faced a repeat performance as... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
Health Dept. stresses need for school immunizationsNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- In just a few days, thousands of students from across Tenne
Health Dept. stresses need for school immunizations
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- In just a few days, thousands of students from across Tennessee will take their seats in classrooms to begin a new academic year filled with wonderful experiences and learning opportunities. As these youngsters start opening books... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
Ross UMC partners with Dyersburg Fire Dept. for fire-prevention eventdistributes and installs free smoke alarms every day, which are provided from g
Ross UMC partners with Dyersburg Fire Dept. for fire-prevention event
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
distributes and installs free smoke alarms every day, which are provided from grant funds received through the state of Tennessee Fire Marshal's Office. Members of the department are also available to come make visits to the homes of any... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Recruiting Notebook July 23rdcurrently sit third on his list but did not reveal one and two. He also has Sou
Recruiting Notebook July 23rd
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
currently sit third on his list but did not reveal one and two. He also has Southern Cal, Miami, Oklahoma, Penn State and Tennessee on his short list. Also confirmed Friday night as headed to USC Saturday were DE Brad Johnson of Pendleton, who is... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
18-wheeler catches fire on I-20swamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the are
18-wheeler catches fire on I-20
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 hours ago
swamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the area causing slippery roads. Murphy commits to Tennessee Before handling business on the field for Hattiesburg High this fall, in what will be his final high school... Read more
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Daily Mail
Story behind death Trump used to highlight dangers of open borders- he needed. He crossed the border from Honduras illegally in 2013 when he was
Story behind death Trump used to highlight dangers of open borders
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
- he needed. He crossed the border from Honduras illegally in 2013 when he was 16. He was stopped in Arizona, held in Tennessee, but ultimately relocated to Nebrasja. Horrifying pictures reveal how badly damaged Miss Root's car was during the... Read more
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HITC Sport
Kendra Harrison sets 100m hurdles world record at Anniversary Gamesto Laura Muir, a veterinary science student from the University of Glasgow, and
Kendra Harrison sets 100m hurdles world record at Anniversary Games
HITC Sport / Posted 5 hours ago
to Laura Muir, a veterinary science student from the University of Glasgow, and Kendra Harrison, a god-fearing hurdler from Tennessee. The 23-year-old Harrison produced the performance of the evening, obliterating a world-class field and the... Read more
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The Irish Times
The six-toed cats and me: writing in Ernest Hemingway’s Key West studioweeks. He used the time well, writing most of A Farewell to Arms (aspiring auth
The six-toed cats and me: writing in Ernest Hemingway’s Key West studio
The Irish Times / Posted 5 hours ago
weeks. He used the time well, writing most of A Farewell to Arms (aspiring authors look away now) in just over two weeks. Tennessee Williams arrived in 1941 – I like to swim on the beach where he swam every morning – and the list of writers who... Read more
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The Columbian
At slain officer’s funeral, calls for respect, unity“He had already been shot when we got there.” The many mourners Friday include
At slain officer’s funeral, calls for respect, unity
The Columbian / Posted 5 hours ago
“He had already been shot when we got there.” The many mourners Friday included Sheriff’s Capt. Tom Cox from Knox County, Tennessee. He said he attended all five funerals for the officers killed by a sniper in Dallas this month, and planned to... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
JPD searches for man who robbed Northside Dr. AutoZoneswamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the are
JPD searches for man who robbed Northside Dr. AutoZone
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 hours ago
swamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the area causing slippery roads. Murphy commits to Tennessee Before handling business on the field for Hattiesburg High this fall, in what will be his final high school... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Golf: Corinth’s Goodwin advances to U.S. Junior finalquarterfinals and John Pak of Scotch Plains, New Jersey, in 20 holes in the sem
Golf: Corinth’s Goodwin advances to U.S. Junior final
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
quarterfinals and John Pak of Scotch Plains, New Jersey, in 20 holes in the semifinals at The Honors Course in Ooltewah, Tennessee. Texas champions since 1999 are Hunter Mahan (1999), Matthew Rosenfeld (2000), Cory Whitsett (2007), Jordan Spieth... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Steven Tyler goes a little countryalbum, why don't I just write something here and see what I get?'" Tyler said b
Steven Tyler goes a little country
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 hours ago
album, why don't I just write something here and see what I get?'" Tyler said by phone from his new home in Nashville, Tennessee. "It was something I've always wanted to do." What he got is "We're All Somebody From Somewhere," a 15-song,... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Alzheimer’s Association plans disc golf tourneychecking and found out that there really hadn't been many disc golf tournaments
Alzheimer’s Association plans disc golf tourney
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 hours ago
checking and found out that there really hadn't been many disc golf tournaments to benefit Alzheimer's anywhere," he said. "Tennessee had one and so did Michigan, but as far as I know they've never been done in Iowa." He said the sport is very... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee preseason preview: QuarterbacksSTAR POWER If there's been a preseason watch list for an award given to quarte
Tennessee preseason preview: Quarterbacks
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
STAR POWER If there's been a preseason watch list for an award given to quarterbacks, Tennessee's Josh Dobbs was on it. While more than half the SEC will spend August answering questions at quarterback, the Vols roll into the season with a proven,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Volkswagen has fix ready for diesel emissions cheatthat they'd be reimbursed by VW for sales losses due to the scandal, and that n
Volkswagen has fix ready for diesel emissions cheat
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
that they'd be reimbursed by VW for sales losses due to the scandal, and that new vehicles are coming. A small SUV built in Tennessee is due early next year, and later in the year VW plans an all-wheel-drive wagon to compete with the hot-selling... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Aerosmith frontman releases countrified solo album That’s Steven Tyler?album, why don’t I just write something here and see what I get?”’ Tyler said b
Aerosmith frontman releases countrified solo album That’s Steven Tyler?
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 hours ago
album, why don’t I just write something here and see what I get?”’ Tyler said by phone from his new home in Nashville, Tennessee. “It was something I’ve always wanted to do.” What he got is “We’re All Somebody From Somewhere,” a 15-song,... Read more
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ajc.com
Travel: Go Tennessee: Family(Lucky Ladd Farms) Located south of Nashville, halfway between Franklin and Mu
Travel: Go Tennessee: Family
ajc.com / Posted 6 hours ago
(Lucky Ladd Farms) Located south of Nashville, halfway between Franklin and Murfreesboro, amid the rolling hills of Middle Tennessee, Lucky Ladd Farms offers kids a chance to get in touch with their inner farmer. Lucky Ladd enjoys bragging rights... Read more
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ajc.com
Travl: Go Tennessee: historyscenic Nolichucky River in Limestone, the 105-acre historic park stands as a mo
Travl: Go Tennessee: history
ajc.com / Posted 6 hours ago
scenic Nolichucky River in Limestone, the 105-acre historic park stands as a monument to the birthplace of folk hero and Tennessee son Davy Crockett. Visitors will find plenty to do at the park. The nearby Cherokee National Forest is home to a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Burger King fire brought under controlswamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the are
Burger King fire brought under control
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 hours ago
swamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the area causing slippery roads. Murphy commits to Tennessee Before handling business on the field for Hattiesburg High this fall, in what will be his final high school... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
JPD search for man who robbed Northside Dr. AutoZoneswamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the are
JPD search for man who robbed Northside Dr. AutoZone
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 hours ago
swamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the area causing slippery roads. Murphy commits to Tennessee Before handling business on the field for Hattiesburg High this fall, in what will be his final high school... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Danny's Downtown reopens after agreeing to pay judgmentswamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the are
Danny's Downtown reopens after agreeing to pay judgment
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 hours ago
swamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the area causing slippery roads. Murphy commits to Tennessee Before handling business on the field for Hattiesburg High this fall, in what will be his final high school... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Baton Rouge police officer remembered as hero at funeralhad already been shot when we got there." The many mourners on Friday included
Baton Rouge police officer remembered as hero at funeral
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
had already been shot when we got there." The many mourners on Friday included Sheriff's Captain Tom Cox from Knox County, Tennessee. He said he attended all five funerals for the officers killed by a sniper in Dallas this month, and planned to... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Top ways to conserve on your energy bill this summersays the decrease in consumption is largely thanks to cheaper fuel costs and an
Top ways to conserve on your energy bill this summer
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 7 hours ago
says the decrease in consumption is largely thanks to cheaper fuel costs and an overall decline in customer usage. The Tennessee Valley Authority also works with local power companies to provide residents a means to evaluate heir homes' energy... Read more
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WKTV Utica
Local kid qualifies for the AMA Motocross Nationals in TennesseeFRANKFORT, N.Y. --15-year-old Nick Debernardis qualifies for the AMA National M
Local kid qualifies for the AMA Motocross Nationals in Tennessee
WKTV Utica / Posted 7 hours ago
FRANKFORT, N.Y. --15-year-old Nick Debernardis qualifies for the AMA National Motocross Championship in Tennessee. He has been racing bikes since he was young, but started competing in local tournaments the last couple of years. Debernardis competed... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Goodwin-Lee could become a Junior Am classicsemifinal match. The fifth day of the 69th U.S. Junior Amateur Championship was
Goodwin-Lee could become a Junior Am classic
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
semifinal match. The fifth day of the 69th U.S. Junior Amateur Championship was held at the Honors Course in Ooltewah, Tennessee, Friday July 22, 2016. With his spot in today's U.S. Junior Amateur championship round secure, Noah Goodwin was... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Times Free Press series will preview the Vols position by positionoffseason are nearly done. Perhaps nowhere are players and fans welcoming the
Times Free Press series will preview the Vols position by position
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
offseason are nearly done. Perhaps nowhere are players and fans welcoming the start of a new season more than at Tennessee. The Volunteers have come a long way under fourth-year coach Butch Jones, and this could be the season when the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Rep. Mike Carter faces first challenger third time aroundRep. Mike Carter, R-Ooltewah, will face his first-ever opponent during his thir
Rep. Mike Carter faces first challenger third time around
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
Rep. Mike Carter, R-Ooltewah, will face his first-ever opponent during his third election bid for the Tennessee House District 29 seat. Carter and Ethan White will compete in the Republican primary. The winner takes all, since no Democrat candidate... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Faith Briefs: Faith based music and events in the Chattanooga areaupcoming mission trip, 877-5742. - English as a Second Language Workshop Train
Faith Briefs: Faith based music and events in the Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
upcoming mission trip, 877-5742. - English as a Second Language Workshop Training, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, Aug. 13 & 20, Tennessee Baptist Children's Home, 6632 Lee Highway, $15 non-refundable registration fee unless already certified and taking... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
$1.5 million deal leads to new hall for veterans organization and more parking space at BoathouseA Chattanooga VFW Hall got a new lease on life, and customers at the Boathouse
$1.5 million deal leads to new hall for veterans organization and more parking space at Boathouse
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
A Chattanooga VFW Hall got a new lease on life, and customers at the Boathouse Rotisserie and Raw Bar alongside the Tennessee River will have an easier time parking under a real estate deal due to wrap up soon. One week from today, VFW Post 4848... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UTC scrambles to attract students lured away by Tennessee PromiseThe University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has launched several programs in an
UTC scrambles to attract students lured away by Tennessee Promise
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has launched several programs in an attempt to reverse a drop in enrollment tied to Gov. Bill Haslam's Tennessee Promise scholarship. Tennessee Promise offers two-year college scholarships to students who... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tri-state farmers struggle as drought deepensshows extreme drought in northwest Georgia, northeast Alabama and about half of
Tri-state farmers struggle as drought deepens
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
shows extreme drought in northwest Georgia, northeast Alabama and about half of Hamilton, Marion and Franklin counties in Tennessee. Georgia is driest, with the entire northern half of the state in extreme or severe drought. A new area of extreme... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
At slain officer's funeral, calls for respect and unity"He had already been shot when we got there." The many mourners Friday include
At slain officer's funeral, calls for respect and unity
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
"He had already been shot when we got there." The many mourners Friday included Sheriff's Capt. Tom Cox from Knox County, Tennessee. He said he attended all five funerals for the officers killed by a sniper in Dallas this month and planned to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Plane that crashed in Joliet may have broken up in the air, NTSB sayshome Friday. Malinowski said a person who works for the plane's owner told inv
Plane that crashed in Joliet may have broken up in the air, NTSB says
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
home Friday. Malinowski said a person who works for the plane's owner told investigators the pilot planned to travel to Tennessee and then to Oshkosh, Wis. The annual air show in Oshkosh starts this weekend. Gunderson Funeral Home in Monona,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Local mother describes watching daughter run during Boston Marathon bombingsswamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the are
Local mother describes watching daughter run during Boston Marathon bombings
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 hours ago
swamped with several wrecks on Friday when a thunderstorm swept through the area causing slippery roads. Murphy commits to Tennessee Before handling business on the field for Hattiesburg High this fall, in what will be his final high school... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wide 9 defense returns for Eagles, but who's going to bring the pressure?bring that technique back: defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. Schwartz's hist
Wide 9 defense returns for Eagles, but who's going to bring the pressure?
The Morning Call / Posted 7 hours ago
bring that technique back: defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. Schwartz's history of building excellent defensive units in Tennessee, Detroit and Buffalo have most fans and players stoked. But his chances of building a winner here will depend... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Pastor's car stolen, used in other robberieslocate stripped truck of NY teen missing in Franklin Police said the truck was
Pastor's car stolen, used in other robberies
WSMV Nashville / Posted 8 hours ago
locate stripped truck of NY teen missing in Franklin Police said the truck was found in the garage of a Middle Tennessee home. (Source: Franklin Police Department) Franklin police said the investigation into a missing New York teen has... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Lightning strikes school, scaffolding collapses in stormlocate stripped truck of NY teen missing in Franklin Police said the truck was
Lightning strikes school, scaffolding collapses in storm
WSMV Nashville / Posted 8 hours ago
locate stripped truck of NY teen missing in Franklin Police said the truck was found in the garage of a Middle Tennessee home. (Source: Franklin Police Department) Franklin police said the investigation into a missing New York teen has... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee Highway Patrol named best state police agency in U.S.Tennessee State Highway Patrol Trooper Wade Clepper enters an ID and works up a
Tennessee Highway Patrol named best state police agency in U.S.
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
Tennessee State Highway Patrol Trooper Wade Clepper enters an ID and works up a report after making a surprise safety inspection at the Monteagle weigh station on I-24 East on October 1, 2015. Staff Photo by Dan Henry / The Chattanooga Times Free... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Church to sponsor movie on lawn Saturday nightWilliams, of Decatur, Ga.; and Bishop James H. Everett, of Irvington, N.J. ■ C
Church to sponsor movie on lawn Saturday night
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
Williams, of Decatur, Ga.; and Bishop James H. Everett, of Irvington, N.J. ■ Community First will sponsor its 10th annual Tennessee Town Basketball Tournament beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at the King’s Court, S.W. Munson and Lincoln. The... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Dr. Barrett G. Haik, key figure in Hamilton Eye Institute, dies at 64Wed, 3 Jan 07 (ddeye6) Photo by Dave Darnell. Dr. Barrett G. Haik, of the Hamil
Dr. Barrett G. Haik, key figure in Hamilton Eye Institute, dies at 64
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 hours ago
Wed, 3 Jan 07 (ddeye6) Photo by Dave Darnell. Dr. Barrett G. Haik, of the Hamilton Eye Institute at the University of Tennessee, explains what the institute is all about. Dr. Barrett G. Haik, who worked to find treatments for cancers of the eye,... Read more
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The Times Leader
At slain officer's funeral, calls for respect and unity"He had already been shot when we got there." The many mourners Friday include
At slain officer's funeral, calls for respect and unity
The Times Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
"He had already been shot when we got there." The many mourners Friday included Sheriff's Capt. Tom Cox from Knox County, Tennessee. He said he attended all five funerals for the officers killed by a sniper in Dallas this month, and planned to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
At slain officer's funeral, calls for respect and unity"He had already been shot when we got there." The many mourners Friday include
At slain officer's funeral, calls for respect and unity
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 hours ago
"He had already been shot when we got there." The many mourners Friday included Sheriff's Capt. Tom Cox from Knox County, Tennessee. He said he attended all five funerals for the officers killed by a sniper in Dallas this month, and planned to... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
East TN Dems: Kaine a ‘safe’ but sound VP choicehear him and understand his views and what he's done, they'll get behind him,"
East TN Dems: Kaine a ‘safe’ but sound VP choice
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
hear him and understand his views and what he's done, they'll get behind him," McKenzie said. Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released a statement immediately following news of Clinton's pick, praising Kaine's experience at... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Pittsfield Suns come back, win in extra inningsrendered a quality pitching performance by Ryan Simpler to the first act of thi
Pittsfield Suns come back, win in extra innings
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 hours ago
rendered a quality pitching performance by Ryan Simpler to the first act of this game. The right-handed pitcher from East Tennessee was officially a relief pitcher as Brandon Shilekis made the original start. Simpler was greeted rudely as Liam... Read more
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