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  1. Woman testifies she saw missing woman on videoRead the original story

    20 min ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    LEXINGTON, Tenn. - A woman has testified that she saw a missing Tennessee nursing student tied up and crying on a video.

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  2. TV celebrity hunter sues TWRA for $1.3 millionRead the original story

    52 min ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... reputation, humiliation and anxiety." The host of a TV hunting show has filed a $1.3 million lawsuit against the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency and some of its officials. William "Spook" Spann of Dickson claims the actions of the TWRA and some ...

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  3. Tennessee celebrates anniversary of the ADARead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Lebanon Democrat

    Saturday marked the 24th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the progress made since its passage is being recognized across Tennessee.

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  4. Three in Aug. 7 race for Gibson County sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jackson Sun

    ... Police Department, where he is now the lieutenant investigator for the department. Wright has been on the West Tennessee Drug Task Force since 2006. He is also the media officer for the department. "Well, I have intended to for several years to run ...

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  5. Minor-league notes: AJ Reed hits 2-run homer; Riddle extends hitting streakRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... University, was only a home run short of hitting for the cycle in Double-A Birmingham’s 7-3 win over Tennessee. Curley, 26, went 3-for-4 at the plate and had two RBI. Lexington Herald-Leader is pleased to provide this opportunity to share ...

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  6. Tennessee Virtual Academy keeps 626 new studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee Virtual Academy keeps 626 new students The Union County School Board voted Wednesday night to keep more than 600 students enrolled at Tennessee Virtual Academy.

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  7. Fight over Tennessee Supreme Court justices costly so farRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    NASHVILLE - Spending in the ongoing fight over the re-election of three Tennessee Supreme Court justices has now topped $575,000, according to an independent group.

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  8. Chattanooga Artist Wins Best In Show At Monteagle Mountain Market For Arts And CraftsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... vendor at a market," she said. She is finishing her last year as a painting and drawing major at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga. "I thoroughly enjoyed my experience at the Monteagle Mountain Market and couldn't have done this without the ...

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  9. Boys & Girls Clubs fundraiser - Cash for Kids' slated Aug. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... bring their piggy banks they received at the 2013 Cash for Kids event. Cash for Kids is made possible through the Tennessee Charitable Gaming Implementation Law. The law allows for a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization to operate an annual game of ...

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  10. Knox Schools' TCAP results 'flat' While Knox County Schools' TCAP...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    While Knox County Schools' TCAP scores showed some gains compared to its previous year scores there were declines, according to school district level data released Wednesday by the Tennessee Department of Education.

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  11. Help needed to publish book highlighting the history of Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WCYB

    ... of part of our area. The Genealogical Society is working on a book called "Early Settlers of Washington County, Tennessee: Pre 1768-1777." Chad Bailey with The Jonesborough Genealogical Society says, the only thing standing in their way is money. ...

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  12. Group encourages change in Tennessee's highest courtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WCYB

    A nonprofit based out of Nashville is trying to sway the hearts and minds of Tennessee voters before August 7th.

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  13. Gary Odom faces a dogfight against John Ray Clemmons to keep his House District 55 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Nashville Scene

    ... bested Republican businessman Doug Hirt by an 11-point margin. But Clemmons wants this win. After a stint as the Tennessee Democratic Party's political director, he became a longtime candidate-waiting-in-the-wings. Clemmons lost a bid in the special ...

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  14. Agents arrest Clarksville man with 2 pounds of 'spice'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... during a search warrant at his home on Friday, according to a news release. "Synthetic THC has been illegal in Tennessee for some time," said Sgt. Kyle Darnell, director of the 19th Judicial District Drug Task Force. "The penalties for synthetic and ...

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  15. Former LexCath golfer Mahle wins amateur tourney in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Former Lexington Catholic High School golfer Matthew Mahle shot a 1-under par 71 on Wednesday to overtake leader Nick Blakely in his hometown and win the Chattanooga Choo Choo Invitational Tournament.

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  16. Bengals' Lewis-Harris suspended 2 gamesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... to the active roster on Monday, Sept. 15. The Bengals signed Lewis-Harris as an undrafted college free agent from Tennessee-Chattanooga in 2012. He spent the majority of that season on the practice squad.

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  17. Tennessee football players build, dedicate home Tears welled up in...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    AVERY JENNINGS/NEWS SENTINEL Redshirt junior linebacker Curt Maggitt presents Yuvette Ballenger with the keys to Ballenger's new home on Wenwood Drive on Wednesday. The University of Tennessee football team volunteered with Knoxville Habitat for Humanity to help build the house during the summer.

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  18. TDOT faces major budget cuts if Congress doesn't meet Friday deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKRN

    ... extend funding to the Highway Trust Fund to keep the federal fund afloat at least through the end of the year. The Tennessee Department of Transportation and the road construction industry is anxiously waiting to see if Congress can agree on a way ...

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  19. Mark Story: The mountain Mark Stoops still has to climbRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... The number of SEC schools - Alabama (52), LSU (39), Texas A&M (39), Auburn (37), Georgia (36), Florida (32), Tennessee (31) and South Carolina (30) - that have signed or presently have commitments from at least 30 prospects rated four stars or ...

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  20. Can I Get A Volunteer?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... attention in Knoxville this Fall. It turns out that the song is set to be part of the craziness at University of Tennessee football games at Neyland Stadium this season - including a recently-produced video in which a number of bluegrass artists ...

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