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  1. Coker Tire founder Harold Coker diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Tire Business

    ... two years later from Tennessee Tech with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry. He married Lillian Thomas of Athens, Tenn., on Sept. 6, 1953. An avid car enthusiast from a young age, Mr. Coker was one of the founding members of the Antique ...

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  2. Harold Coker, founder of Coker Tire, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Modern Tire Dealer

    ... in chemistry. He began his career in the tire industry with B.F. Goodrich and then started Coker Tire in 1958 in Athens, Tenn., and moved to Chattanooga in 1961. The company is now the largest supplier for collector car tires in the world. Although ...

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  3. Harold Coker Passes AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | WTVC

    ... District Seat in the US House of Representatives. Coker loved politics, and classic cars. He started Coker Tires in Athens, Tennessee. The company is now doing business worldwide and run by Harold's son, Corky. We extend our condolences to his wife ...

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  4. Amid a pension battle with the VA, 89-year-old WWII veteran fights to hang onto his Athens homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    ATHENS, Tenn. -- Dewey Sizemore's basement is lined with the canvasses of his past.

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  5. EDI Design Group Launches New Website for the Knoxville AreaRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | PR.com

    Athens, TN, November 15, 2014 -- -- EDI Design Group today announced the launch of www.edidesigngroup.com as an informational portal that features educational resources on subjects such as property value benefits from landscape design, hardscapes and outdoor kitchens, and many other helpful tips that can save you thousands of dollars in the Knoxville Area.

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  6. Human trafficking case leads to 1 arrest, more expectedRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... without a license at both Interstate Spa at 108 Ole Patton Lane in Rockwood and Rainbow Spa at 295 Decatur Pike in Athens. They didn't make any arrests, but agents shut down Rainbow Spa on an order from a judge. Charges are expected. Agents also ...

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  7. This Week In The ArtsRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Robillard Meet and Greet at Barnes & Noble Art of Recycling Exhibit Opening Reception at The Arts Center, Athens, TN Photographic Society of Chattanooga's "Members Choice" Exhibit Opening Reception at the Gallery at Blackwell This week in the Arts: ...

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  8. Baker's Dozen Inducted Into McCallie's Keo-KioRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Ky. Chris Kositzke of Deerfield, Wis. Ryan McRae of Huntsville, Ala. Paul Silverblatt of Chattanooga Chase Slowey of Athens, Tenn. Alex Trotter of Chattanooga Tanner Winters of Rossville, Ga. and Ryan Ward of Chattanooga Chattanooga will be ...

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  9. Tennessee Family's Persistence To Bring Home Congolese ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WTVC

    ... waiting over two years since we've known who our children are," said Jim Sokolowski. MaryAnn Sokolowski grew up in Athens, TN, but she and husband Jim now live in Nashville. They say they've always had it in their hearts to adopt, in addition to ...

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  10. Holiday Trunk Show begins Nov. 20 at Athens Art CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The Arts Center in Athens announces the Holiday Trunk Show, a three-day indoor exhibition and sale of fine art, crafts and handmade gifts from local and regional artisans. The Holiday Trunk Show begins Thursday, Nov. 20, with a Preview Party and ends on Saturday, Nov. 22. The event is sponsored by Athens Federal Community Bank.

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  11. Tennessee Family's Persistance To Bring Home Congolese ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | WTVC

    ... waiting over two years since we've known who our children are," said Jim Sokolowski. MaryAnn Sokolowski grew up in Athens, TN, but her and husband Jim now live in Nashville. They say they've always had it in their hearts to adopt, in addition to ...

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  12. Holiday Shop Around accompanies 'Small Works Showcase' - Nov. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    "Squat," right, a photo by Sheila Chesanow, and "Winter Train #17," below, a watercolor by Sally Fleming, are among the original works in the Community Artist League's "Small Works Showcase" at the E.G. Fisher Library, 1289 Ingleside Ave. in Athens, Tenn.

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  13. Joseph David Gregory Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Mexia Daily News

    ... Cemetery in Cotton Gin. Family visitation was held Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the chapel. He was born in Athens, Tenn. on Dec. 4, 1943, to Joe Gregory Sr. and Margaret Crittenden Gregory. The Gregorys moved around the country until ...

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  14. SEMA Show pre-show: TIA inducts Hall of FamersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Modern Tire Dealer

    ... in chemistry. He began his career in the tire industry with B.F. Goodrich and then started Coker Tire Co. in 1958 in Athens, Tenn., and moved to Chattanooga in 1961. The company is now the largest supplier for collector car tires in the world. ...

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  15. When may you protect your life from the Government?Read the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | AmmoLand

    ... not need to look that far back in history. In 1946 local veterans took up arms against a corrupt local government in Athens, Tennessee, when the sheriff would not allow an honest vote, shot a man who tried to legally vote, and refused to give up ...

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  16. Secret call to 911 leads to kidnapping chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    An East Tennessee man has been charged with kidnapping after police say his ex-girlfriend secretly called 911 after being snatched outside a bar in Athens. Secret call to 911 leads to kidnapping charge An East Tennessee man has been charged with kidnapping after police say his ex-girlfriend secretly called 911 after being snatched outside a bar in Athens.

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  17. United Grocery marks 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... Today United Grocery has 750 employees in five states, with the headquarters and distribution center located in Athens. To celebrate this 40th anniversary United Grocery has planned a treasure hunt and sidewalk event, and the first 40 customers get ...

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  18. James Ross Arrested for 13 CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WTVC

    Police in Athens, Tenn. believe they have cleared 13 burglaries and auto break-ins with the arrest of James Ross.

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  19. 17-year-old reported missing from AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | WKRN

    Anyone who sees or recognizes Taylor from the attached photograph is urged to contact Athens police at 423-745-3687 . The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in October by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.

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  20. Good Deed: Athens coach saluted as Teacher of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    American Paper & Twine Co., Titans Radio and Georgia-Pacific Communication Papers selected Coach Brian Kyle at McMinn County High School in Athens, Tenn., Teacher of the Week.

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