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Getting stream back into channel big job

Posted: 08/21/2012 - Flash flooding on Aug. 5 followed heavy rain that swelled Dry Creek out of its banks and flooded homes and farms. Officials said four inches of rain fell in a short time.

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Commission puts wheel tax hike on ballot

Posted: 08/21/2012 - The commission approved the referendum Monday night and voters will decide whether to increase the current $75 tax on vehicle registration by $25.

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Police shoot, kill man with gun, arrest another

Posted: 08/21/2012 - Chattanooga Police Chief Bobby Dodd said a neighbor saw two men kick in the door of a home and called police. Neighbors said there they heard several gunshots.

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Public meeting in Erwin on new NFS license

Posted: 08/21/2012 - NFS President Joseph G. Henry said government regulators conducted a rigorous review of the plant's safety and environmental practices and concluded the facility can operate safely for another 25 years

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La Vergne woman takes plea dead in child's death

Posted: 08/21/2012 - Police foundJennifer Pomeroy put the toddler on the floor of her sedan as she drove a teenager to school and then came back home with four other small children in the car.

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UTC stretched thin in classes, housing

Posted: 08/20/2012 - Associate Vice-Chancellor Chuck Cantrell said the university is having some growing pains. Cantrell said that's especially true in lab courses like biology, chemistry and physics.

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Wacker still hiring for new polysilicon plant

Posted: 08/20/2012 - Wacker is building a $1.8 billion integrated polysilicon production plant that will have an annual capacity of 18,000 metric tons when it begins production in late 2013.

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Search continues for missing fisherman at Memphis

Posted: 08/20/2012 - The man who found the boat with no one on board marked the spot and towed the boat to a marina. It was there that authorities found Crenshaw's sport utility vehicle and boat trailer.

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Students participate in water quality research

Posted: 08/20/2012 - Students at Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin are studying the water quality of area streams and creeks as part of a nationwide grant program funded by the National Science Foundation.

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Judge Blackwood denies motion to recuse himself

Updated: 08/20/2012 - Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood denied a defense motion to recuse himself from the retrials of the defendants previously convicted of the killings of Channon Christian and Christopher Newsom

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School canceled due to sinkhole

Updated: 08/19/2012 - Officials have canceled classes at an East Tennessee elementary school after a large sinkhole was found nearby.

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Memphis high school forfeits season opener over hazing

Posted: 08/17/2012 - The forfeit was announced in a letter from Memphis City Schools superintendent Kriner Cash. The letter announced disciplinary action against several players, head coach Devin Rutherford and members of his staff.

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Police chief quits, mayor says media's fault

Posted: 08/17/2012 - The department has had 10 chiefs in 11 years and the mayor recently disbanded the reserve unit after a dash camera caught an officer using racial slurs.

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CIA director visits Army post and unit he once led

Posted: 08/17/2012 - CIA Director David Petraeus returned to Fort Campbell to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the famed 101st Airborne Division, a unit he once led in combat in Iraq.

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Attorney pleads guilty to stealing from clients

Posted: 08/17/2012 - Federal authorities say David Johnson stole from client trust funds and used the money to make loans or to invest in personal business interests. In some cases.

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