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  1. Oil and gas company Tengasco to move HQ from Tennessee to ColoradoRead the original story

    9 min ago | Business Journal

    Tengasco Inc., an oil and gas company currently based in Knoxville, Tenn., said Wednesday it will move its principal offices to the Denver area following last year's sale of Tennessee assets, saying it wants to be headquartered to an "industry center" near its Kansas oil operations.

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  2. Jones seeks solutions for Tennessee's depth issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Miami Herald

    In this April 12, 2014, file photo, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones walks during the annual Orange and White NCAA college spring football game in Knoxville, Tenn.

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  3. Tenn. woman hid loaded revolver in vagina, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNews

    A Tennessee woman arrested for driving with a suspended license had a stolen, loaded gun hidden in her vagina, police say.

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  4. TDEC Announces Lifting Of Little Pigeon River Water Contact AdvisoryRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Commissioner Bob Martineau announces the lifting of a water contact advisory of the Little Pigeon River, downstream of Sevierville in Sevier County.

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  5. First Tennessee Park: The Birthplace of Baseball in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

    Metro won't be making any money from the deal. Mayor Karl Dean's spokeswoman, Bonna Johnson, tells Pith that was part of the deal "just like at LP Field and Bridgestone, and it was in the agreements approved by the Council."

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  6. 2 years in jail for misusing money for homeless vetsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Air Force Times

    A Nashville, Tenn., woman who stole more than $364,000 earmarked to help homeless veterans will spend two years in jail for the crimes.

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  7. TDOT commissioner: Tennessee facing new taxing method or deteriorating roadsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Tennessee must revise the way it funds transportation, possibly with a usage fee, or face massive deterioration of its infrastructure, Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer said Wednesday.

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  8. I-640 East ramp to I-75 North closing Friday nightRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    The ramp from I-640 eastbound to Interstate 75 North will be closed at 10 p.m. Friday as crews begin a second phase of bridge repairs.

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  9. Tenn. woman receives two-year sentence for stealing $364K meant for homeless veteransRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Washington Times

    A Tennessee woman was sentenced to two years in jail on Tuesday for stealing over $364,000 in funds that were supposed to assist homeless veterans.

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  10. Komen Knoxville grants 9 local programsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Blount Memorial Foundation for "Supporting Survival: Partnering for Prevention, Intervention, Needs & Knowledge ," which provides screening and diagnostic mammograms and patient financial assistance; --Celebrate Life Cancer Support Group, for "Celebrate Life Enriching and Renewing ," which provides patient financial assistance, education and ... (more)

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  11. Tennessee ranked 6th for courtroom interpretersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee's courtroom interpreter program has been ranked sixth in the nation by Cardozo School of Law's National Center for Access to Justice.

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  12. Kooky Koch Cuts: Tennessee Doesn't Need More Tax CutsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Metropulse.com

    It's heartening to see how cooler heads in the state Legislature managed to thwart a concerted effort by right-wing interlopers to ram through a tax cut at the very time when Gov. Bill Haslam has felt compelled to drop his proposed pay raise for teachers because of a state revenue shortfall.

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  13. Donnie TyndallRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Watersblogged

    Source: utdailybeacon.com --- Wednesday, April 23, 2014Tennessee officially announced it has hired Southern Mississippi's Donnie Tyndall as the next men's basketball head coach.

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  14. Tenn. passes bill requiring some local governments to make full pension contributionsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    The Tennessee Legislature has sent a bill to Gov. Bill Haslam's desk that will require some local governments in the state to increase the contributions to their pension funds.

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  15. CMT casting team coming to Louisiana, Florida and TennesseeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

    CMT Casting is coming to Louisiana, Florida and Tennessee this spring, seeking outgoing and entertaining characters for a variety of CMT shows.

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  16. Habersham's 'Most Wanted' captured in TennesseeRead the original story

    Yesterday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Two Habersham County officers are expected to arrive in Tennessee today to pick up a wanted Habersham County man.

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  17. Cuonzo Martin adds two former Tennessee assistants to Cal staffRead the original story

    Monday | The Campbell Reporter

    Cal has made no official announcement on the hirings, but both were in the Cal basketball office on Monday, and the profiles of both have been dropped from Tennessee's athletic website.

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  18. Boston Runners Receive Heroes Welcome SaturdayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Cleveland and Bradley County's 26 member Run Now Relay to Boston Team and Support Crews will be given a "heroes welcome home" Saturday morning as the athletes return home from an eight day relay that took them 1,075 miles to the Boston Marathon.

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  19. Tennessee's Jekyll and Hyde Moment: Should Pregnant Women Who Use Drugs Be Treated as Criminals?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | ScienceBlogs

    Should pregnant women who use drugs be charged as criminals or given help? From a public health perspective the choice is clear: provide treatment to help women quit drugs before their use harms their child.

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  20. East Tennessee was against secession in Civil WarRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Tomahawk Online

    Spanish-born philosopher George Santayana once said, 'Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.'

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