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  1. Missing comma means certain records are off-limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | SFGate

    The Tennessean reports that Attorney General Herbert Slatery issued an Aug. 25 opinion that says a city council cannot request the results of a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation report because of a law that says such records should be released "only in compliance with a subpoena or an order of a court of record." He says the lack of a comma after the word "subpoena," means that either a subpoena or an order must come from a court.

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  2. Missing comma means certain records are off-limitsRead the original story

    14 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Tennessean reports that Attorney General Herbert Slatery issued an Aug. 25 opinion that says a city council cannot request the results of a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation report because of a law that says such records should be released "only in compliance with a subpoena or an order of a court of record." He says the lack of a comma after the word "subpoena," means that either a subpoena or an order must come from a court.

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  3. Two judges opposing same-sex marriage react with 'doozy' of an...Read the original story

    27 min ago | ABA Journal

    ... defense fund after receiving inquiries from the Oregon Commission on Judicial Fitness and Disability. A judge in Tennessee, meanwhile, refused to grant a divorce to a heterosexual couple and cited the Supreme Court's gay-marriage decision as one ...

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  4. Judge could make ruling this week on school funding lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A Davidson County judge says she plans to rule this week on whether to grant class-action certification on a lawsuit filed by several school boards alleging Tennessee's education funding shortchanges them and students. Awarding the lawsuit class-action status would allow other local school systems to benefit, with the exception of Shelby County.

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  5. Bowling Green's fast-paced offense to test No. 25 TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    In this Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015 photo, Tennessee wide receiver Jauan Jennings returns a punt during practice in Knoxville, Tenn. Tennessee freshman receiver Jauan Jennings is a former quarterback who just switched to his new position this summer.

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  6. No. 25 Vols again face QB returning from injury in openerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    In this Nov. 29, 2014, file photo, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones watches his players warm up before an NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt in Nashville, Tenn. For the second straight year, Tennessee is beginning its season by facing a veteran quarterback coming back from injury.

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  7. Date set for CPD chief interviewsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... of the Cleveland Police Department, Timothy Christol of the Red Bank Police Department and Jamie Brooks of the Tennessee Highway Patrol. They have all had long law enforcement careers, have passed an extensive background check and are Peace Officers ...

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  8. Tennessee Judge Refuses Divorce Because Of Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Crooks and Liars

    Oh, FFS. Now that Kim Davis has become the Great Martyr of the Holy Billionaires, we've got a Tennessee judge stepping up to hammer people who want divorces , because...same sex marriage? Will these wingers ever just grow up? A local judge contends the U.S. Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage has derailed Tennessee's ability to determine what constitutes divorce - leaving one Signal Mountain couple married against their will.

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  9. Interviews Of 3 Cleveland Police Chief Finalists Sept. 9 Will Be WednesdayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Finalists are Jessie Brooks, a captain with the Tennessee Highway Patrol; Tim Christol, chief of the Red Bank Police Department; and Mark Gibson, interim chief of the Cleveland Police Department.

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  10. SEC viewer's guide: Week 1Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... not exactly challenging themselves in Week 1. But it's a chance for young guys and new guys to get their feet wet. Tennessee is a favorite to challenge for the Eastern Division this fall, and should light up the scoreboard with QB Joshua Dobbs ...

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  11. JECDB talks about county workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... interns in every industry and that's still not going to give you the numbers to do what we have," Hixson said. "[Tennessee College of Applied Technology] is good. Tennessee Promise is good, but if you open any page in Wilson County, DE-STAC-CO is ...

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  12. Tennessee vs Bowling Green Preview: And Light The FiresRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Rocky Top Talk

    ... Wisconsin, who runs one of the slowest offenses in college football, this happened: So it's not a stretch to say Tennessee, who aspires to run one of the fastest offenses in college football, could throw up something with a 5 or 6 in front of it on ...

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  13. Judge refuses to divorce a straight couple because of same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gay Times

    ... a marriage." "With the US Supreme Court having defined what must be recognized as a marriage, it would appear that Tennessee's judiciary must now await the decision of the US Supreme Court as to what is not a marriage, or better stated, when a ...

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  14. UTC Chancellor Stresses Ties To The Community In Address To Rtoary MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... million of a total $16 million for this project. He is hoping for ground breaking to take place in 24 months. The Tennessee Promise will have a tremendous and positive effect on college students in the state, the speaker said. Enrollment this year ...

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  15. Waste-to-Energy Plant to Cut Carbon Footprint, Create New Revenue StreamRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Environmental Leader

    A waste-to-energy plant built by PHG Energy will reduce a Sevier Solid Waste facility's carbon footprint by more than 450 tons of CO2 emissions annually, according to EPA calculators. Sevier Solid Waste in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee engaged PHG Energy to build the biomass gasification plant capable of cleanly converting more than 30 tons of composted material daily into thermal energy while producing a valuable high-carbon biochar.

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  16. See where Alabama commits are playing this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Clay-Chalkville's T.J. Simmons looks for an opening after a catch during the Middle Tennessee Football Classic against Blackman at Middle Tennessee State University's Floyd Stadium in Murfreesboro, Tenn., on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015. There are no nationally televised games this weekend involving Alabama recruits and targets, but nearly every Alabama commit is in action.

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  17. Tennessee Department of Transportation stops Lane Closures on...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    The Tennessee Department of Transportation will halt all lane closure activity on interstates and state highways for the Labor Day holiday travel period. Construction crews will stop all lane closure activity beginning at noon on Friday, September 4th through 6:00am on Tuesday, September 8th.

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  18. Human Services worker accused of requesting sex for benefitsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WTVC

    A former Department of Human Services worker is accused of trying to coerce women into having sex with him in exchange for food assistance benefits. According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, agents began investigating Alfred Awonuga in March after receiving information from Human Services.

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  19. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... rule this week on whether to grant class-action certification on a lawsuit filed by several school boards alleging Tennessee's education funding shortchanges them and students. The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports (http://bit.ly/1KM7hMv) ...

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  20. Are expectations too high for Auburn in 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Auburn quarterback Jeremy Johnson leads the Tigers onto the field before the Tennessee game Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn. When it first appears on the horizon, your imagination runs wild.

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