Tennessee Newswire (Page 7)

Tennessee Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tennessee. (Page 7)

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  1. Kentucky clerk sued for not issuing gay-marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Republic

    ... the high court's order, maintaining that the right to "religious freedom" protects them from having to comply. In Tennessee on Thursday, the Decatur County clerk and two employees in the clerk's office resigned due to their opposition to same-sex ...

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  2. Home In Dallas Bay Destroyed By Fire After Lightning StrikeRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... are estimated at $350,000. The homeowner was insured and will be staying with family. Special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman whose body was found in a creek in Monroe County ...

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  3. TBI asking for help identifying Monroe County bodyRead the original story

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... ong the body was there before it was discovered. Investigators with the Monroe County Sheriff's Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are asking anyone with information as to the woman's identity to call the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.

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  4. East TN has long history of tragedies on train tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Thursday's fiery derailment and evacuation in Blount County is another chapter in a long history of trains going off the tracks in East Tennessee. East TN has long history of tragedies on train tracks Thursday's fiery derailment and evacuation in Blount County is another chapter in a long history of trains going off the tracks in East Tennessee.

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  5. TBI Seeking Public's Help In Identifying Body Found In Monroe County CreekRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman whose body was found in a creek in Monroe County At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI special agents, in a joint investigation with the Monroe County Sheriff's Department, responded to a report of a woman's ... (more)

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  6. Smoke subsides after hazardous rail spill in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... Authorities say at least one train car carrying a flammable and toxic gas has derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting an evacuation within a 1-mile radius. A local official said smoke quit rising Thursday afternoon from the site ...

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  7. Escaped inmate surrenders in west TennesseeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... Kirk, 35, called on a stolen cell phone from near Denmark in Madison County, just west of Jackson, in west Tennessee. He was spotted walking alone and captured on U.S. 70 West/Brownsville Highway. Lt. Nathan Neese of the Lawrence County sheriff's ...

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  8. Over 5,000 evacuated after US train derails, catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    More than 5,000 people were evacuated from their homes after a train carrying toxic chemicals derailed in Tennessee overnight and spectacularly caught fire, firefighters and officials said Thursday. The train derailed just before midnight Wednesday near Maryville, close to the city of Knoxville, carrying acrylonitrile, a highly flammable and toxic substance that poses respiratory risks, firefighter Kermit Easterling said.

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  9. Confused Protesters Waving Confederate Flag At Obama In Tennessee Actually Love ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crooks and Liars

    A group of protesters in Tennessee waved Confederate flags at President Barack Obama on Wednesday while praising his health care reform law. Rick Martin told The Tennessean that he drove two hours to the president's health care rally in Madison to stand up for his heritage.

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  10. Abigi Id-Deen joins Tennessee track staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Mason over the last decade and has seen the results of his hard work pay out there over the years. He brings to Tennessee not only great knowledge and experience, but also passion and excitement as we continue to move this program forward within the ...

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  11. How would Macon-Bibb EMA handle a train derailment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 13WMAZ.com

    So are Central Georgia public safety officials ready for a train disaster like the one in Tennessee? 13WMAZ's Kristen Swilley visited Bibb County's emergency management office to find out. If a train went off track in similar fashion in Macon-Bibb, EMA Director Don Druitt said his department would be ready to jump into action.

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  12. Train derailment, fire prompts evacuation in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    A car on a CSX train carrying a flammable and toxic substance derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting the evacuation of thousands of people within a 2-mile radius. Blount County Fire Department Lt.

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  13. Days before referendum, Greek voters perplexed and undecidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSWO

    ... Authorities say at least one train car carrying a flammable and toxic gas has derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting an evacuation within a 1-mile radius. A local official said smoke quit rising Thursday afternoon from the site ...

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  14. During Nashville visit, Obama says he seeks end to fighting over ACARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... hall-style meeting at a Nashville elementary school. "And so my hope is that on a bipartisan basis, in places like Tennessee but all across the country, we can now focus on ... what have we learned, what's working, what's not working." Last week, ...

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  15. Underwood wins All-American Soap Box DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... Mental Health locations in Lebanon and Mt Juliet. Miller also said the Cookeville race is one of only a handful in Tennessee and hopes that more Wilson County agencies and businesses involved with children and Wilson County youth become involved in ...

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  16. Main Street Media of Tennessee buys The Murfreesboro PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Murfreesboro Post

    Gallatin-based Main Street Media of Tennessee, a publisher of weekly newspapers, magazines and websites, has acquired The Murfreesboro Post and murfreesboropost.com, Main Street Media of Tennessee owner Dave Gould announced Wednesday. The Murfreesboro Post, which began publishing in 2006, covers local news in Murfreesboro and Rutherford County.

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  17. How Obama reversed course on federal college ratingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A local official said smoke quit rising Thursday afternoon from the site where a CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people. WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama dearly wanted to get the government in the business of rating colleges and universities based on value and affordability, promising a new system by 2015.

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  18. Making courtrooms safe for judge and juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCYB

    ... date, safe, and functional," said Dingus. The Virginia guidelines are only "best practices." Neither Virginia nor Tennessee have standards by how a courtroom must be set up.

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  19. Thousands evacuated over toxic fumes from derailed train car in Tenn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSFO AM 560

    A derailed train car burst into flames early Thursday, releasing toxic fumes and forcing the evacuation of up to 5,000 people in Tennessee, authorities said. According to Josh West, a spokesman for Blount Memorial Hospital, 49 people sought treatment, of which 25 were admitted to the hospital.

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  20. A Zoo With a View Toward ConservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily News

    ... it's deemed necessary for species survival. That happened in the 1970s with red wolves, which are native to East Tennessee and had been reduced to near extinction. Around 40 were brought in for genetic testing, and only 14 were found to be pure. ...

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