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South Knoxville residents escape apartment fire

Posted: 10/25/2011 - Eight families are displaced after a fire rips through a South Knoxville apartment complex. Everyone is okay, thanks to the fire department and quick action from a couple of young neighbors.

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Todd postpones fundraiser after DUI, gun arrest

Posted: 10/25/2011 - State Rep. Curry Todd is postponing a fundraiser originally scheduled to take place one week after his first court appearance on drunken driving and gun charges.

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Georgia sheriff: deputy was shot at least 9 times

Posted: 10/25/2011 - The deputy, James Paugh, was killed early Sunday. Sheriff Ronnie Strength said Tuesday that 26-year-old Spc. Christopher Michael Hodges was hit by one of three shots fired by Paugh before killing himself.

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Ruling keeps Shelby County suburbs out of lawsuit

Updated: 10/25/2011 - The dual majority has been an obstacle in past consolidation efforts. Voters outside Memphis have never approved a merger of Memphis and Shelby County governments.

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Commission delays discussion of indicted sheriff

Posted: 10/25/2011 - At a commission meeting Monday night in Erwin, County Attorney Doug Shults said the county is required to investigate after Harris was indicted Oct. 14 on official misconduct charges

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Agents follow inmate's directions to marijuana

Updated: 10/25/2011 - The confiscated writings of a jail inmate in Clarksville led drug agents to a crop of marijuana plants after an officer realized the inmate had provided detailed directions to several marijuana growing operations.

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Fleischmann's campaign pays aide's legal bill

Updated: 10/25/2011 - Finance records show the campaign of U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann spent campaign contributions on the legal bills of the congressman's chief of staff.

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Hotel cancels contract for anti-Sharia conference

Updated: 10/25/2011 - Hotel owner senior vice president Steve Eckley said the company wasn't aware of the contents of the program until recently and feared protests and disruption of business

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Fort Campbell dedicates new training center

Posted: 10/25/2011 - Fort Campbell is opening a new training support center that will provide soldiers with virtual simulators and other realistic training equipment.

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Carbon monoxide poisoning confirmed in 5 deaths

Posted: 10/24/2011 - Police say an autopsy has confirmed that acute carbon monoxide poisoning was the cause of death for five people who were found dead in a trailer while camping at a biker event in Clarksville.

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Rash of thefts at ATMs in Nashville, Chattanooga

Posted: 10/24/2011 - Federal investigators say there has been a rash of cases of bank account information being stolen at ATMs in Nashville and Chattanooga and some thieves have been arrested.

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Funeral services set for slain Georgia deputy

Updated: 10/24/2011 - Richmond County sheriff's Capt. Scott Peebles said investigators believe 26-year-old Spc. Christopher Michael Hodges had been deployed to Iraq, but they were awaiting more details from the U.S. military.

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Four killed in Memphis car wreck

Posted: 10/23/2011 - The Tennessee Highway Patrol says four people have been killed in a wreck when a car went off the road and the driver overcorrected.

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Sheriff: Fort Gordon soldier kills deputy, self

Posted: 10/23/2011 - Authorities say a Tennessee National Guardsman training at a Georgia military post shot and killed a sheriff's deputy, then committed suicide alongside a road.

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