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Wednesday: Mostly sunny, breezy and a little cooler with a high in the mid 60s. Wind from the North 10-15 mph.
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Christmas at the Courthouse Schedule
Monday, Dec. 2
Central HS Choir –Martha Boutwell, Director
Battle Academy Chorus—Elizabeth Brackin, Director
Emcee: Jed Mescon - WRCB TV
Assessor of Property Bill Bennett
Trustee Bill Hullander
Tuesday, Dec. 3
East Ridge MS Chorus- Letha Jolley, Director
Wolftever Creek ES School Chorus -Julie Hughes, Director
Emcee: David Carroll -WRCB TV
Honoree: School Superintendent Rick Smith
Wednesday, Dec. 4
Signal Mtn. HS Chorus — Jan Johnson, Director
Lookout Valley ES Chorus—Dr. Kimberly Cargile, Director
Emcee: LaTrice Currie -WRCB TV
Register of Deeds Pam Hurst
County Clerk Bill Knowles
Thursday, Dec. 5
East Hamilton HS Choir –Lucynda Holmes, Director
East Side ES Chorus, Melinda Chaney, Director
Emcee: Beth Neuhoff—WTVC TV
Chancery Court Judge Frank Brown III
Chancery Court Judge Jeffrey Atherton
Clerk and Master S. Lee Akers
Circuit Court Judge Marie Williams,
Circuit Court Judge W. Neil Thomas III,
Circuit Court Judge Jackie Bolton,
Circuit Court Judge Jeffrey Hollingsworth
Court Clerk Paula Thompson
Friday, Dec. 6
North Hamilton ES Chorus -Clifta Hixson, Director
Westview ES 5th Grade Chorus—Holly Akins, Director
Emcee: Amy Katcher -WDEF TV
Honoree: Sheriff Jim Hammond
Monday, Dec. 9
Signal Mtn. MS Chorus —Jan Johnson, Director
Alpine Crest ES Chorus - Judy Brittingham, Director
Emcee: David Karnes -WRCB TV
Juvenile Court Judge Robert D. Philyaw
Juvenile Court Clerk Gary D. Behler
Tuesday, Dec. 10
East Ridge ES Pioneer Choral Club - Marilyn Medley, Director
Tyner Academy Chorus-Roxanna Edwards, Director
Emcee: Carly Flynn Morgan -WDSI TV
City Court Judge Sherry Paty
City Court Judge Russell Bean
City Court Clerk Ron Swafford
Sessions Court Judge Christine Mahn Sell
Sessions Court Judge David E. Bales
Sessions Court Judge Clarence Shattuck
Sessions Court Judge Lila Statom
Sessions Court Judge Gary W. Starnes
Wednesday, Dec. 11
East Lake Academy Chamber Choir –Aisha Allen, Director
Soddy ES Singers—Ellen Leamon, Director
Emcee: LaTricia Thomas -WTVC TV
Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman
Criminal Court Judge Rebecca Stern
Criminal Court Judge Don W. Poole
Criminal Court Clerk Gwen Tidwell
Thursday, Dec. 12
Hillcrest ES Singers —Mary Rethorn, Director
Red Bank ES Chorus—Sloane Stafford, Director
Emcee: Dreanne Newton-WDEF TV
District Attorney General Bill Cox
Public Defender Ardena Garth
Friday, Dec. 13
Harrison ES Choir - Sheree Brundage, Director
Orange Grove Center Singers—Monty Parks, Director
Emcee: Cindy Sexton-WRCB TV
County Mayor, Jim Coppinger
District 1 County Commissioner Fred Skillern - Chairman
District 2 County Commissioner James A. Fields - Pro Tempore
District 3 County Commissioner Marty Haynes
District 4 County Commissioner Warren Mackey
District 5 County Commissioner Greg Beck
District 6 County Commissioner Joseph P. Graham
District 7 County Commissioner Larry Henry
District 8 County Commissioner Tim Boyd
District 9 County Commissioner Chester Bankston
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Last Update on October 21, 2014 07:06 GMT
"BUFFY" ACTOR BUSTED
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- An actor who starred in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" says he's sorry for misbehaving at an event in Idaho this past Friday. And Nicholas Brendon says he's off to rehab because of what went down. Brendon was arrested at a Comic-Con event in Boise. Fans were invited to have photos taken with him or get autographs -- for a fee. But police were called after the hotel complained about a disturbance -- and when police came, they say Brendon acted up more. He blames the whole thing on him mixing booze and prescribed pain meds. He calls his actions "embarrassing and unacceptable" -- and he plans to resolve his "medical ailments" and his "emotional demons." He said the physical was a knee cyst but didn't elaborate on the emotional demons.
AP Entertainment Editor Oscar Wells Gabriel reports an actor who was in "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" has some odd nighttime behavior of his own to explain.
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UNDATED (AP) -- Don't know if Lord (LORD) is into baseball. But apparently baseball is into her -- or at least fans of the two teams in the World Series are wrapped up her music. The New Zealand pop star's biggest hit is "Royals" -- and, of course, the Kansas City Royals playing the San Francisco Giants in the series. Two radio stations in San Francisco say they wouldn't play "Royals" while the baseball championship is going on. In response, a station in Kansas City, Missouri said it would play the song every hour most of today. Game One of the series is tonight.
Sound of Lorde performing "Royals."
DR. NANCY SNYDERMAN-EBOLA FALLOUT
NEW YORK (AP) -- Dr. Nancy Snyderman may not have caught Ebola. But she is sure catching flak for the way she handled her quarantine after returning to the U.S. from Liberia, where her cameraman contracted the disease. More than a-thousand people have posted notes on her Facebook page, saying she should retire -- or that NBC should fire her as medical correspondent. The reason: Snyderman and members of her crew ducked out from their voluntary quarantine to grab some takeout from a New Jersey restaurant. After she was spotted in public, New Jersey health officials made the quarantine mandatory. NBC hasn't commented on her situation. But many Facebook posters have -- saying they feel Synderman's credibility as a medical pro is shot.
AP Entertainment editor Oscar Wells Gabriel reports reaction to Dr. Nancy Snyderman's breaking an Ebola-related quarantine has drawn flak online.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jimmy Fallon says his daughter inspired him to write a book. The "Tonight Show" host has teamed up with Feiwel and Friends for a picture book titled "Your Baby's First Word Will Be Dada." The book is due out in June. By the way, Fallon's daughter Winnie Rose has spoken her first word. It was "Mama."
MONICA LEWINSKY-INTERNET BULLYING
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Internet was a relative newbie when Monica Lewinsky first was burned into the national consciousness. And she says she considers herself the first person whose character was nearly killed by what was written about her online. Now, the former White House intern whose trysts with Bill Clinton nearly ended his presidency says she was "patient zero" when it came to cyberbullying. Lewinsky is now 41 -- and says there needs to be a cultural revolution to end what she calls the "compassion deficit" that feeds online hostility.
CARMEL, Calif. (AP) -- Part of old-school actress Joan Fontaine's estate is going to the dogs. Not to mention the cats, horses and other animals in need of help. The Monterey County Herald of California reports proceeds from the estate sale will go to the local SPCA. We aren't talking chicken scratch here. The executor of Fontaine's estate says her home in Carmel, California could be worth up to $3 million. Fontaine died last December at age 96.
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