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Group pushes for giving pets as gifts

Group pushes for giving pets as gifts

December 22nd, 2013 9:04 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

For years, animal activist groups have not supported the idea of giving a pet as a present, but one group is changing its tune.

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Erwin skateboarders looking forward to park of their own

Erwin skateboarders looking forward to park of their own

December 22nd, 2013 8:59 pm by Brad Hicks

Early last week, a group of teens took advantage of the recent milder weather to take in a little skateboarding before the winter season made its official arrival.

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Rain closes Speedway in Lights Sunday night

Rain closes Speedway in Lights Sunday night

December 22nd, 2013 5:57 pm by Staff Reports

Due to heavy rains in the region, Bristol Motor Speedway has closed the Speedway in Lights attraction Sunday night.

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Castillo stepping down from WCEDC position

Castillo stepping down from WCEDC position

December 22nd, 2013 3:11 pm by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Economic Development Council has lost its fourth higher-level employee this year now that Shannon Castillo, the organization’s Director of Redevelopment, left her position with the council Thursday.

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The Buzz: A week of local news worth talking about

The Buzz: A week of local news worth talking about

December 22nd, 2013 3:03 pm by Staff Reports

In case you missed these posts, here are ten items worth reading today on JohnsonCityPress.com:

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Program makes kids’ day special

Program makes kids’ day special

December 22nd, 2013 2:13 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Regardless of whether they were munching on pizza, playing around in the gym or creating their own works of art, one group of kids was full of smiles and laughter Saturday afternoon as they participated in the Special Day for Special Kids event at the Mem

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Christmas in Jonesborough

December 22nd, 2013 8:30 am by Dave Boyd

Christmas in Jonesborough Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press

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Woman’s tragedy now effort to help others

Woman’s tragedy now effort to help others

December 21st, 2013 9:25 pm by Becky Campbell

When Angela Wills went on her first date with the man she eventually married, she noticed how his large hands enveloped her small ones. Little did she know those same hands would one day destroy her world and take her baby girl’s life.

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Grief can make holiday difficult with added pressure

Grief can make holiday difficult with added pressure

December 21st, 2013 9:21 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

It’s the holidays, the season of good cheer, glad tidings, merriment, home, family, tradition, peace, hope, joy and love. Good grief, that’s a lot of pressure.

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Stations return to DISH remains up in air

Stations return to DISH remains up in air

December 21st, 2013 9:14 pm by Nathan Baker

A blackout of two local broadcast stations on DISH network entered its third week today as the satellite television provider and the media company wrangle over a deal for the rights to air the feeds.

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