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New food labels would highlight calories and sugar

New food labels would highlight calories and sugar

February 27th, 2014 8:48 am by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Those "Nutrition Facts" labels that are plastered on nearly every food package found in grocery stores are getting a new look.

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State animal abuser registry not a bad idea

State animal abuser registry not a bad idea

February 27th, 2014 8:47 am by Johnson City Press

Tennessee legislators have begun debate on a bill to post the names of convicted animal abusers on an online registry, similar to the state's existing registry of sexual offenders.

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Lady Cyclones beat top-ranked Grainger for region title

Lady Cyclones beat top-ranked Grainger for region title

February 26th, 2014 10:21 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton, slotted behind Grainger all season in the state poll, whipped the top-ranked Grizzlies 77-51 to win the Region 1-AA girls basketball championship at Hal Henard Gym on Wednesday night.

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Be kind to honor memory of Taylor Scout Smith

Be kind to honor memory of Taylor Scout Smith

February 26th, 2014 9:25 pm by Becky Campbell

The plans Taylor Scout Smith had for her 13th birthday next week are all spelled out on her Pinterest board, and her family would love to give her everything she wished for.

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The little restaurant that could: Tupelo Honey still thinks it can open soon

The little restaurant that could: Tupelo Honey still thinks it can open soon

February 26th, 2014 9:20 pm by Nathan Baker

Renovations are chugging along at Johnson City's historic CC&O Railroad Depot in preparation for the arrival of Asheville, N.C.'s Tupelo Honey Cafe, but the opening of the restaurant has again been delayed at the station.

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Update: 4-year-old boy dies from injuries after I-26 crash

Update: 4-year-old boy dies from injuries after I-26 crash

February 26th, 2014 9:20 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A 30-year-old Kingsport woman was killed in the crash near West Stone Drive.

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Public stepping up to adopt abandoned dogs

Public stepping up to adopt abandoned dogs

February 26th, 2014 9:15 pm by Tony Casey

With a wet kiss goodbye to Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter Director Debbie Dobbs, a temporarily unnamed mixed Shih Tzu was sent off for a last veterinarian check-up before leaving with her new owners.

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Developer pulls rezoning request for mill property

Developer pulls rezoning request for mill property

February 26th, 2014 9:08 pm by Gary B. Gray

North Carolina's Evolve Development has pulled from the City Commission's March 6 agenda its request for a third and final reading to rezone property off West Walnut Street for a $18.5 million apartment complex.

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Off the Wall News: Man wears 'Breaking Bad' T-shirt in mug shot after arrest on meth charge

Off the Wall News: Man wears 'Breaking Bad' T-shirt in mug shot after arrest on meth charge

February 26th, 2014 8:05 pm by Associated Press

Daniel Kowalski's mug shot shows him wearing a T-shirt for the fictional Los Pollos Hermanos chicken restaurant depicted in the AMC show about a methamphetamine manufacturer.

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Arizona governor vetoes bill that would have legalized discrimination against gays

Arizona governor vetoes bill that would have legalized discrimination against gays

February 26th, 2014 7:55 pm by Staff Report

Jan Brewer's decision defused a national furor over gay rights and religious freedom.

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