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  1. Drop in temperatures, snow, sleet forecast in TennesseeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WTVC

    National Weather Service forecasters are issuing storm warnings ahead of an expected drop in temperatures accompanied by snow and ice in Tennessee. In West Tennessee, meteorologists have issued a winter storm warning beginning at noon Wednesday.

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  2. Group to hold closed-door security briefing at Tenn. CapitolRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WTVC

    A private group called the Tennessee Task Force on National and Homeland Security is holding a closed-door briefing for lawmakers at the Capitol on Wednesday. Spokesman Jeff Hartline says the group is "all about safety, security and sniffing out threats."

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  3. NCAA women's tournament could be missing some familiar namesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Vanderbilt's Paris Kea keeps control of the ball as Tennessee's Andraya Carter applies pressure in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Knoxville, Tenn. Vanderbilt's coach Melanie Balcomb gives instruction against Tennessee in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Knoxville, Tenn.

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  4. Ruby May HaralsonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    Ruby was born in Ashland City, a small community near Nashville Tennessee. Ruby lived in Nashville most of her young life, and in 1964, she, her husband James "Moe" Haralson, and children moved to Indianapolis, Indiana.

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  5. SeptemberRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  6. Tennessee National Guard looks at Winter Storm Damage ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    Late on Presidents Day 2015, 19 members of the Tennessee Army National Guard's 194th Engineer Brigade, equipped with High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles , were called out to perform health and wellness checks on motorists in response to rapidly deteriorating road conditions on two major interstates. That was two weeks ago, and today, Tennessee Army and Air Guard personnel are still at work aiding state and local responders in efforts to recover from a severe winter storm that swept across the state in two waves.

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  7. Tennessee task force to examine 'too much' student testing by local districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    State Education Commissioner Candice McQueen announced on Monday the creation of a state task force on student testing and assessment to study and identify "best practices" in school-level tests and how those assessments align with required state tests. "We have heard some concerns that there is 'too much testing' taking place," McQueen said in a news release.

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  8. TN mislabels 3,500 drivers' licensesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    Some 3,500 Tennesseans who got new driver's licenses Feb. 17-19 at state driver service centers or online accidentally received licenses with "Not for Federal Identification" printed on them, the state said Monday. The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security said the snafu was "a printing error," and that it will mail "a new permanent card, without the misprint," to those people, by the end of the day Tuesday.

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  9. Fugitive nurse, accused animal hoarder surrenders to authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... for nonmedical reasons. After the raids, Peterson's medical license was suspended under an emergency order by the Tennessee Board of Nursing. The order of suspension listed 17 reasons why Peterson presents an "extreme and untenable danger to his ...

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  10. 3-year-old Tennessee boy shoots little brother in the headRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Coffee County Sheriff's Department said the little boy shot his sibling with a .25-caliber automatic pistol in a home Tuesday afternoon in the community of Hillsboro, which is about 70 miles southeast of Nashville.

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  11. To State Senator Mike BellRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    State Senator Mike Bell represents four and a half fairly rural counties in Tennessee, but I doubt he spoke for their interests when he voted against Insure Tennessee . Bradley County, which he shares with Senator Gardenhire, at 67% urban population, is his least rural bastion.

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  12. 3-year-old boy shoots little brother in the headRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... 710 KNUS events, movie screening passes, giveaways and more! NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Police say a 3-year-old Tennessee boy shot his 18-month-old brother in the head. The Coffee County Sheriff's Department said the little boy shot his sibling with a ...

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  13. PHOTOS: Central Punches Card For TSSAA's Big DanceRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Club that attorneys, litigants and members of the public would be able to go online to ... (click for more) Tennessee needs health care reform. Expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, or "Obamacare," was not the best solution for ...

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  14. Court: Convicted Barley's killer should beaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... aggravated kidnapping charges that were part of his 2011 Knox County Criminal Court trial. Writing for the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals, Judge D. Kelly Thomas wrote that Criminal Court Judge Mary Beth Leibowitz failed to properly instruct ...

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  15. Cleveland Police Chief, Employee Involved in Allegations of Marital InfidelityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTVC

    ... technician Jeff Griggs confronted his wife Cindy in a vehicle with another man Saturday afternoon in Calhoun, Tennessee, the other man was his boss, Cleveland police chief Dennis Maddux. Cindy Griggs told investigators she was reporting previous ...

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  16. Haywood boys cooler under pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    ... since Saturday, and the stands were full 90 minutes early to see which recent powerhouse would represent West Tennessee in Murfreesboro next week: Haywood, unbeaten against Tennessee teams all year? Or South Side, the defending champion and neighbor ...

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  17. Chattanooga Police Looking For Missing Man, Paul Parr, 64Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... EMS was notified that a vehicle had left the roadway and landed in the creek by the greenway. ... (click for more) Tennessee needs health care reform. Expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, or "Obamacare," was not the best solution for ...

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  18. Red Bank Citizens Urged To Attend Meeting On Flood Risk MapsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... EMS was notified that a vehicle had left the roadway and landed in the creek by the greenway. ... (click for more) Tennessee needs health care reform. Expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, or "Obamacare," was not the best solution for ...

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  19. Man Flips Pickup In Cleveland Greenway Creek; Suffers Only Minor InjuriesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... EMS was notified that a vehicle had left the roadway and landed in the creek by the greenway. ... (click for more) Tennessee needs health care reform. Expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, or "Obamacare," was not the best solution for ...

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  20. Council Delays Financial Votes, Approves Beale Street AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... likely spend several hours during the March 17 council day in committee reviewing the PFM recommendations to come. Tennessee Comptroller Justin Wilson is also expected to be at City Hall that day as well to talk with council members before the vote ...

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