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8:10am

Mon February 10, 2014
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Yellow Dot Saves Lives in Tennessee

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (TNS/WMOT)  --  If you are involved in a serious car accident, medical history can play a vital role in treatment in that first hour. A new program is designed to help Tennessee first responders get that information right away.

Shelley Courington with Tennessee AARP notes that the state has launched what's called the Yellow Dot program with a goal of improved treatment and higher survival rates.

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1:18pm

Fri February 7, 2014
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Murfreesboro Police Have New Evidence in 22 Year-Old Murder

A photo of the late Pam Miracle in a photo from the Murfreesboro Police cold case file.
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  MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (KINZER)  --  Murfreesboro Police are taking another look at a 22 year-old murder investigation.

While looking over old cold case files, the Murfreesboro Police Department discovered a video providing new leads in the death of a 21-year-old Murfreesboro woman. Pamela Miracle, a nursing assistant at The Boulevard Terrace, went missing on July 25, 1991.

The last person to see her alive was her boyfriend, Clarence Parker. He picked Miracle up after work and dropped her off at The Yellow Cab Company where she'd left her car. She was never seen again.

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3:36pm

Thu February 6, 2014
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Arrest in Murfreesboro Double Homicide

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  A Nashville man has been arrested in connection with last week’s shooting deaths of two Murfreesboro men in a Walmart parking lot.

Murfreesboro Police say 19 year-old Danarius Coleman of Double Tree Lane in Nashville was arrested Wednesday. He has been charged with two counts of First Degree Murder.

In a press statement, police say Coleman was taken into custody at his Nashville home without incident by the Metro SWAT team.

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6:01am

Thu February 6, 2014
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Federal Judge Orders Williamson Schools to Re-Enroll 19 Year-Old Student

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) — A federal court judge has ordered the Williamson County school system to re-enroll a 19-year-old student who was forced to leave school because of a medical condition.

The Tennessean is reporting that U.S. District Judge John Nixon said the student, who had been away for almost two years because of his health, can return to class and get his high school diploma.

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5:59am

Thu February 6, 2014
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State Senate School Voucher Bill Delayed

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Senate version of a bill to create a school voucher program in Tennessee has been delayed to allow sponsors of the measure and a competing version to try to work out differences.

The proposal sponsored by Republican Sen. Brian Kelsey of Germantown was to be discussed in the Senate Education Committee on Wednesday but was delayed for two weeks.

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