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Woman charged after baby, car seat thrown

Posted: 05/25/2009 - Police have charged a Memphis woman who they say used a child car seat with a 2-month-old infant inside to strike a Wal-Mart store employee.

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Stray bullet kills girl in bedroom

Posted: 04/26/2009 - Nashville police say gunfire from a passing car killed a 16-year-old girl inside the bedroom of her home.

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Mother Nature racks up big bill

Posted: 04/26/2009 - Local government and public utilities are facing a combined $8.1 million in emergency expenditures from the April 10 tornadoes at a time when revenues are down and home and business owners are also facing hefty cleanup bills.

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1,200 Tenn. handgun permits canceled since 2005

Posted: 04/25/2009 - Hundreds of Tennesseans that have had their state-issued handgun carry permits revoked or suspended over the last four years may lose the right to find out why.

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Marchers call for justice in police shooting

Posted: 04/06/2009 - Hundreds of marchers walked peacefully through the streets protesting the death of Roy Glenn Junior, saying they want to make sure justice is served.

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Memphis close to completing trail

Updated: 03/23/2009 - MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Shelby County has reached an agreement to purchase just more than seven miles of an abandoned CSX rail line that will clear the way for contruction of a paved trail.

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Web page offers help to strapped churches

Posted: 03/20/2009 - Tennessee Southern Baptists are starting a new Web page aimed at offering spiritual and practical advice to individuals, churches and other groups suffering from the economic downturn.

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NRC to send inspectors to Nuclear Fuel Services

Posted: 03/20/2009 - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is investigating problems with protected enclosures for handling uranium solution at the Nuclear Fuel Services Inc. processing plant in Erwin.

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Man loses court round in dispute over UT tickets

Posted: 03/19/2009 - A Nashville judge says she has no jurisdiction to hear a case by a lawyer who challenged the University of Tennessee over prime box seats at Neyland Stadium.

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Man loses court round in dispute over UT tickets

Posted: 03/19/2009 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A Nashville judge says she has no jurisdiction to hear a case by a lawyer who challenged the University of Tennessee over prime box seats at Neyland Stadium.

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Former Memphis officers sentenced to prison

Posted: 03/19/2009 - MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Two former Memphis police officers were sentenced in a 2007 federal corruption case in which officers stole drugs from dealers and then resold them.

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Really late greeting arrives in Johnson City

Posted: 03/18/2009 - A Valentine sent to a Johnson City woman has arrived -- 11 years after it was sent and seven years after the death of the intended recipient.

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Monteagle sewage leaks into creek

Posted: 03/18/2009 - A state conservation official says additional chlorination is being used to treat sewage at Monteagle's treatment plant after 700,000 gallons of sewage leaked into a creek.

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Hydroelectricity option at TVA dam

Posted: 03/18/2009 - The Greene County Commission has voted to explore the possibility of generating hydroelectric power with a 75-foot water wheel at Nolichucky Dam.

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Wife: moonshiner took own life for fear of prison

Posted: 03/18/2009 - The wife of famed Appalachian moonshiner Marvin "Popcorn" Sutton says he took his own life at his Tennessee home because he couldn't stand the thought of going to prison.

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Monteagle sewage leaks into creek

Posted: 03/18/2009 - MONTEAGLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A state conservation official says additional chlorination is being used to treat sewage at Monteagle's treatment plant after 700,000 gallons of sewage leaked into a creek.

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Hydroelectricity option at TVA dam

Posted: 03/18/2009 - GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Greene County Commission has voted to explore the possibility of generating hydroelectric power with a 75-foot water wheel at Nolichucky Dam.

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Attorney: Death row inmate is delusional

Posted: 03/17/2009 - A Tennessee death row inmate who has been ruled competent enough to decide the course of his case continues his post-conviction appeals in the deaths of two workers at a fast food restaurant.

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