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Unicoi Co. Animal Shelter's new task: Find 2 new countywide animal control officers

Unicoi Co. Animal Shelter's new task: Find 2 new countywide animal control officers

December 11th, 2013 11:06 am by Brad Hicks

One officer is to be on-duty or on-call at all times, and all calls will come through the animal shelter or directly to the officer on-call.

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Off the Wall News: No use crying over spilt milk ... lots of it

Off the Wall News: No use crying over spilt milk ... lots of it

December 11th, 2013 10:55 am by Norwalk Reflector

Tanker overturns spilling hundreds of gallons of milk and closing highway for 4 hours.

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Opinion
Gough hates Affordable Care Act and idiots, but can’t say why

Gough hates Affordable Care Act and idiots, but can’t say why

December 11th, 2013 8:48 am by IAN WATSON

Kenneth Gough’s column (“ ‘Useful idiots’ will be made to pay for Obamacare”) in Sunday’s paper was highly successful in expressing a negative opinion about the Affordable Care Act, but failed completely to explain the reason.

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Cutting Hall tax would hurt local taxpayers

Cutting Hall tax would hurt local taxpayers

December 11th, 2013 8:45 am by Johnson City Press

A recent change to Tennessee’s Hall Income Tax on investments is an excellent example of the law of unintended consequences.

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Off the Wall News: Mandela ceremony interpreter called a 'fake'

Off the Wall News: Mandela ceremony interpreter called a 'fake'

December 11th, 2013 8:24 am by AP

He was supposed to be providing sign language interpretation, but officials say the man standing on stage alongside several world leaders 'was moving his hands around but there was no meaning.'

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Obama's handshake with Raul Castro: 1 of 10 things to know today

Obama's handshake with Raul Castro: 1 of 10 things to know today

December 11th, 2013 8:03 am by Staff Report

Your daily glance at national and world news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Unaka tops UH for key league win

Unaka tops UH for key league win

December 10th, 2013 11:08 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Unaka took its first step toward defending its Watauga Valley Conference title with a 55-35 win over the Junior Bucs.

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Hampton gets another win over Elizabethton

December 10th, 2013 11:05 pm by Douglas Fritz

Hampton isn't one-dimensional, and the Bulldogs unleashed a beast of an attack on Elizabethton. The 'Dogs blew out to a 22-point third-quarter lead, and eventually settled for a 71-57 victory over the Cyclones on Tuesday night at Treadway Gymnasium.

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Local golfer wins 'dream trip' to Vegas

Local golfer wins 'dream trip' to Vegas

December 10th, 2013 11:02 pm by Joe Avento

Ben Treadway is living proof that people do win those contests on the Internet. Treadway, a former Milligan College golfer, overcame long odds and his own skepticism to claim the grand prize of the Mastercard Golf Sweepstakes.

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Man allegedly pulls knife on another man

Man allegedly pulls knife on another man

December 10th, 2013 9:47 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested on an aggravated assault charge after he allegedly threatened another man with a weapon in the parking lot of a gas station Tuesday.

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