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"It's busy," says Kroger shopper Lane Cronan. "There's a lot of people here."
"We actually got out of work a couple hours early because we were told it's going to be a really bad ice storm tonight, so I'm going to try to head home right now and get in before it starts getting bad," says Kroger shopper Erin Hughes.
"I came out of my back porch and took a slip and slide style fall down the stairs," says Kroger shopper Justin. "Luckily, it was just slick enough that I think it didn't hurt me too bad."
NES also says many elderly, sick or disabled people depend on electricity, and urge families to check on neighbors in need if there is an outage in your area. We'll have more essential winter weather coverage later on TENNESSEE MORNINGS.
Tuesday, January 15 2013, 11:27 PM CST
Haslam's chief deputy Claude Ramsey to retire
June 19, 2013 16:41 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Gov. Bill Haslam says chief deputy Claude Ramsey is retiring at the end of August to spend more time with his family in Chattanooga.
The Republican governor said in a news release on Wednesday that the 70-year-old Ramsey has been integral to his administration on key initiatives that include civil service reform, economic development efforts, workforce development training and improved operation of state government.
Ramsey was elected to the General Assembly in 1972 where he served four years in the House. He was Hamilton County's mayor for 16 years.
His last day on the job is August 31.
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DETROIT (AP) -- Porsche is the top performer in an annual survey of new vehicle quality.
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