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Man receives animal cruelty charge after animal control says dogs found in garbage can

Man receives animal cruelty charge after animal control says dogs found in garbage can

March 7th, 2014 9:29 pm by Staff Reports

An incarcerated man received a charge of animal cruelty after animal control personnel said they found six dogs in a trash can outside of his house.

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Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

March 7th, 2014 8:10 pm by Staff Reports

Police said a traffic stop resulted in a city man being arrested on drug charges.

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Second arrest made in connection with Austin Springs Road apartment shooting

Second arrest made in connection with Austin Springs Road apartment shooting

March 7th, 2014 7:55 pm by Max Hrenda

Police say that a Jonesborough man told them he was present during a reported incident of armed robbery that had previously resulted in the arrest of a Johnson City teen.

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Sports Sports Columns ETSU Sports Kelly Hodge
Bucs set stage for impressive SoCon return

Bucs set stage for impressive SoCon return

March 7th, 2014 6:37 pm by Kelly Hodge

East Tennessee State's Bucs definitely put some fun back in the game this season, for their coach and their fans. They won 18 games after an 0-4 start, and maybe can add to the total if school officials decide to play in a postseason tournament, the CIT o

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UPDATE: Police say breezeway shooting suspect found with gunshot wounds

UPDATE: Police say breezeway shooting suspect found with gunshot wounds

March 7th, 2014 5:10 pm by Staff Reports

Johnson City police said that a man suspected of shooting a Knoxville man in a downtown breezeway was discovered with bullet wounds of his own.

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Pet of the week 3-7-14

Pet of the week 3-7-14

March 7th, 2014 4:43 pm by Ron Campbell

Jonah is an older adult DSH. He is very calm and sweet.

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FULL STORY: Stratton found guilty of murder

FULL STORY: Stratton found guilty of murder

March 7th, 2014 1:50 pm by Becky Campbell

There were no outbursts of emotion Friday afternoon when a jury foreman announced Justin Allen Stratton, aka Puff, was guilty of first-degree murder, but he shook his head in disbelief and looked away.

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Sisters, teacher seek funds to buy headstone for Hawkins child killed with grape soda

Sisters, teacher seek funds to buy headstone for Hawkins child killed with grape soda

March 7th, 2014 11:26 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Five-year-old Alexa Linboom's horrific 2012 death made national headlines. Now her family and friends are trying to get a proper headstone on her grave.

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US employers add 175K jobs despite harsh weather, rate ticks up to 6.7 percent

US employers add 175K jobs despite harsh weather, rate ticks up to 6.7 percent

March 7th, 2014 11:22 am by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February despite a blast of harsh winter weather, renewing hopes that the economy could accelerate this year.

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Local News Elizabethton
Group looks to extend sewer service through Milligan

Group looks to extend sewer service through Milligan

March 7th, 2014 10:54 am by John Thompson

Citizens of Elizabethton who live on the Milligan Highway were not forgotten when the Elizabethton Regional Planning Commission approved the city's 2014-2019 capital improvement plan budget.

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