Tennessee Newswire (Page 9)

Tennessee Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Entire Staff in Tenn. County Clerk's Office Resigns Rather than Issue Gay Marriage LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Right Wing News

    This is one way to preserve your integrity, certainly. The entire staff at a Tennessee country clerk's office has now resigned over being forced to issue "marriage" licenses to gay couples.

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  2. govols247: Kelly 'happy' to join VolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1IBFNZ1 to spend most of the past month at his home in Michigan while the rest of Tennessee's 2015 signing class already was on campus participating in summer workouts. The three-star athlete from Oak Park High School finally arrived at Tennessee earlier this week, a few weeks later than he had hoped to join the Vols, and he said he's excited to be in Knoxville and looking forward to officially enrolling Monday when he attends his first classes.

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  3. Churches sought for prayer weekend for studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... legislative session in April. First Priority requested the law. "We are asking local churches all across Middle Tennessee to adopt a school to serve as the point person for prayer on that school campus," said Trey Reynolds, Wilson County director of ...

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  4. Jack Neely: Was The South Ever Confederate Anyway? The Civil War...Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | Instapundit.com

    ... as half the people who lived in the South in 1861 were fond of the Confederacy. Sam Houston, who grew up in East Tennessee and spent his entire life in the South-except when he was in D.C., representing Southern states in Congress-despised the ...

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  5. New tune for piano-playing senator: revised education policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | RSM News

    In this May 22, file photo, Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., plays piano in his office on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Tennessee Republican has been playing music, and politics, his whole life, blending the two last month as he practiced an upcoming performance on a borrowed piano in his Senate office.

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  6. Longtime Knoxville Central football coach Joel Helton passes away at 66Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | Examiner.com

    ... in Class AAA) and Cassen Jackson Garrison (2004 Class 4A Mr. Football Back of the year). Helton went on to play at Tennessee in both baseball and football before spending 17 years in Major League Baseball playing his entire career for the Colorado ...

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  7. Missionary family makes home in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... turn the leadership over to the Brazilians." Life in Brazil has become normal to the Fowlers as they only visit Tennessee once every 18 months. They have raised and home schooled their children, Jonah, 7, and Sarah, 2, in Brazil, where they have ...

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  8. Morgan County woman charged with attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Jackson Sun

    Morgan County woman charged with attempted murder TBI arrests woman accused of shooting her husband Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Morgan County woman accused of shooting her husband on Friday. At the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell Johnson, TBI Special Agents began investigating the incident, which occurred shortly after 5 p.m. at the family's home on Morgan County Highway in Sunbright.

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  9. Tenn. students seeking scholarships facing close deadlineRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Only one in four students participating in a college scholarship program have completed the volunteer work needed to remain eligible. If students in the Tennessee Promise program don't complete and submit their hours by Aug. 1, they will no longer be eligible for the scholarship program.

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  10. Tenn. county clerk staff resigns over gay marriage rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | New York Daily News

    Days after the Supreme Court gave gay men and women the right to marry members of the same-sex, teh entire staff of the Decatur County, Tenn., clerk's office submitted their resignation citing religious beliefs. The entire staff of a county clerk's office in Tennessee has resigned rather than dish out marriage licenses to gay couples.

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  11. Entire County Clerk OfficeResigns Over Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | Lucianne.com

    No same-sex marriage licenses are being issued in Decatur County, Tennessee, because the entire county clerk's office has resigned following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide. Decatur County Clerk Gwen Pope explained her decision to quit her elected post.

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  12. People Helping People founder named a Hometown HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Polk County News

    Every hero has a story and Polk County is full of local heroes. One such hero is Gail Wilcoxon, founder of People Helping People located on Mull Road in Benton, Tennessee.

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  13. Project to put face with each of Vietnam's fallenRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in Benton County because he was living there with the Job Corps when he was drafted. That brought her quest to Tennessee; she's now trying to find photos of soldiers from this state. (A list of area names for whom Names Never Forgotten still needs ...

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  14. Margaret Smith StroopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Murfreesboro Post

    Margaret Smith Stroop, age 87 of Murfreesboro, died Thursday July 2, 2015. A native of Charlotte, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Harry D. and Marguerite Charlotte Elder Smith.

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  15. 'For the glory of God': Entire staff in Tenn. county...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Raw Story

    The entire staff at a Tennessee county clerk's office submitted their resignations this week rather than issue same-sex marriage licenses, reports WBIR . Decatur County Clerk Gwen Pope - along with employees Sharon Bell and Mickey Butler - said their last day on the job will on July 14, and that they are leaving because the Supreme Court's decision to allow same-sex marriages clashes with their religious beliefs.

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  16. Fireworks Edition - Revealed: a clandestine gay wedding in the...Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | Politico

    ... the heart of the South, ... clearing the way for the settlement of part or all of seven Southern states: Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina and Florida. Although he ... used all his power to hold the Union together, ...

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  17. US Men Cruise Over Guatemala 4-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Southern Soccer Scene

    After a sloppy first half, the U.S. men had a 1-0 halftime lead over Guatemala courtesy of an own goal. The game played at LP Field in Nashville, attracted a crowd of over 44,000, a record for a soccer game in the state of Tennessee.

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  18. One person transported after shooting in North KnoxvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Rural Metro confirms one person transported by ambulance from Atlantic Ave. to University of Tennessee Medical Center.

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  19. Piano-playing senator hopes latest tune is new education policy giving states more school sayRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    ... "The Memphis Blues." He's been blending music and politics his whole life. And this coming week, the three-term Tennessee Republican hopes Democrats and the GOP harmonize as the Senate becomes Alexander's stage. The son of a school teacher and ...

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  20. Happy 4th of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | EParis Extra

    ... But not only that; let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia! Let freedom ring from Lookout Mountain of Tennessee! Let freedom ring from every hill and every molehill of Mississippi. From every mountainside, let freedom ring ." - Martin Luther ...

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