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Dayton, Tennessee is located in Rhea County. Zip codes in Dayton, TN include 37321. The median home price in Dayton is $149,000 which is roughly $72/per square foot. More Dayton information.

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Monday Jul 28 | Townhall

The King of Bryan College

In my columns, I often write about the swift moral decline within our nation's secular universities.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Fort Oglethorpe Arrest Report For July 18-24

Aaron Marshall Spindlow, 21, of 355 Walnut Grove Road, Apt. 11, Dayton, TN was arrested July 17 on a probation violation.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

BASF Receives Governor's Award of Excellence For Workplace Safety And Health In Chattanooga

Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips announced that BASF was chosen to receive the Governor's Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety and Health.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Philly.com

Echos of the 'Monkey Trial ' continue to reverberate

On July 21, 1925, the famous Scopes Monkey trial over teaching evolution in public schools concluded.

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Chattanoogan.com

Pair Arrested After Man Robbed On Tunnel Boulevard

Two people are facing aggravated robbery charges after a man said he was robbed while standing outside prior to giving some money to his girlfriend at a Tunnel Boulevard residence.

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TheDailyBeast.com

The Scopes Monkey Trial 2.0

Eighty-nine years after a Dayton jury found John Scopes guilty of teaching evolution, the people of this town are still acting out the creationist debate, all in order to put on a show.

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HeraldNet

Court is in session; the Hon. Judge Not presiding

Hon. Judge Not Court-ordered slushie to the face: "Glee," the Fox TV series about high school students in a glee club, has been ordered by a British Court to change its name in the United Kingdom because it breaches a trademark for The Glee Club, a chain of comedy clubs .

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Tennessee Biology Teacher Found Guilty of Teaching Evolution

The Scopes Trial , formally known as The State of Tennessee v. John Thomas Scopes and commonly referred to as the Scopes Monkey Trial , was a famous American legal case in 1925 in which a high school teacher, John Scopes, was accused of violating Tennessee's Butler Act , which made it unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school.

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Sunherald.com

News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT

Centenarian jazz musician Lionel Ferbos died Saturday at his home in New Orleans, just days after celebrating his 103rd birthday on July 17 with friends and family in the French Quarter.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Cumberland County Playhouse Adds Three Performances to Front Page News, Now Through 7/27

Cumberland County Playhouse and its producing partner The SCOPES FESTIVAL, in Dayton, TN, have added three more performances of FRONT PAGE NEWS, the newly adapted, historically accurate play with music, opening Friday July 18 in the historic "monkey trial" courtroom in Dayton's Rhea County Courthouse.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

WAFF-TV Huntsville

College may hire replacement for 2 professors

Two professors have withdrawn an effort to stop Bryan College from hiring replacements for them as they sue the school to get their jobs back.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

WTVC

Chemical Spill at Fujifilm in Dayton

A small chemical spill in Dayton, Tenn. locks down a plant and closes one road. Firefighters in Dayton tell NewsChannel 9 a chemical spill or leak at the Fujifilm Firefighters tell us no one is hurt or evacuated at the plant and that company staff is working to find the leak and determine what chemical is causing the issue.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

WTVC

Chemical Spill at Fujifilm in Dayton

A small chemical spill in Dayton, Tenn. locks down a plant and closes one road. Firefighters in Dayton tell NewsChannel 9 a chemical spill or leak at the Fujifilm Firefighters tell us no one is hurt or evacuated at the plant and that company staff is working to find the leak and determine what chemical is causing the issue.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WTVC

Bass Fest

Bass fishermen are in Dayton, Tennessee this morning and they are bringing a lot of action and an economic boost to the region.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

William Jennings Bryan (left) and Clarence Darrow at the trial

The American Civil Liberties Union funded the Scopes Trial in Dayton, Tennessee in order to test the Butler Act, a law passed in Tennessee that made it illegal to teach evolution in public schools.

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UPI

Almanac for Thursday, July 10, 2014

Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Protestant theologian John Calvin in 1509; British judge William Blackstone in 1723; painter James Whistler in 1834; German brewer Adolphus Busch in 1839; inventor Nikola Tesla in 1856; French novelist Marcel Proust in 1871; educator Mary McLeod Bethune in 1875; TV news ... (more)

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Publishers' Weekly

Proverbs 31 Womanhood Reexamined by Trying to Live It

Rachel Held Evans grew up in Dayton, Tenn., the heart of the Bible Belt and site in 1925 of the Scopes Trial, the famous prosecution of John Scopes for teaching evolution in a public school.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Scopes Trial Play And Festival Set For July 18-20

Crossville's Cumberland County Playhouse and Dayton's Scopes Trial Festival will present "Front Page News: Dayton and the World Famous Scopes Trial," a newly adapted play with music, in the historic Rhea County courtroom July 18-20.

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NOLA.com

A Garden in the Wilderness

More than a decade ago, former Chief Justice Roy Moore of the Alabama Supreme Court installed a massive granite monument inscribed with the Ten Commandments in the rotunda of the Alabama State Judicial Building.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Wilson County News

Keeping the Faith: A Garden in the Wilderness

Post a comment More than a decade ago, former Chief Justice Roy Moore of the Alabama Supreme Court installed a massive granite monument inscribed with the Ten Commandments in the rotunda of the Alabama State Judicial Building.

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