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Buttermilk Road kennel owner cited for animal cruelty

Buttermilk Road kennel owner cited for animal cruelty

December 8th, 2014 11:43 am by Becky Campbell

Barbara Christian was charged in similar case in 2012, charges apparently expunged

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Local authorities frustrated by legal shield protecting 'pill mills'

Local authorities frustrated by legal shield protecting 'pill mills'

December 8th, 2014 10:59 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The prescription pill problem is grim, especially in Sullivan County.

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Playing catchup: Tri-Cities Crossing retail project joins forces with Kingsport economic planners

Playing catchup: Tri-Cities Crossing retail project joins forces with Kingsport economic planners

December 8th, 2014 10:50 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

The development at the juncture of I-26 and I-81 lags behind major retail projects in Bristol, Tenn., and Bristol, Va.

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SW Virginia man who left 14-month-old with fractured skull sentenced to 12 years

SW Virginia man who left 14-month-old with fractured skull sentenced to 12 years

December 8th, 2014 10:06 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The child's mother also was sentenced for felony child abuse.

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Red panda dies unexpectedly at Knoxville Zoo

Red panda dies unexpectedly at Knoxville Zoo

December 8th, 2014 9:58 am by Associated Press

Zoo officials told WBIR-TV that they suspect a heart arrhythmia, but a necropsy will be performed to confirm the cause of death.

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High court rejects BP appeal of Gulf spill settlement

High court rejects BP appeal of Gulf spill settlement

December 8th, 2014 9:48 am by Associated Press

The Supreme Court is leaving in place BP's multibillion-dollar settlement with lawyers for businesses and residents over the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Johnson City man choked girlfriend and her sister, police say

Johnson City man choked girlfriend and her sister, police say

December 8th, 2014 9:32 am by Staff Report

Bobby A. Herron was charged with two counts of aggravated domestic assault.

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Meet Your Neighbor: ETSU graduate works toward success with friends, films

Meet Your Neighbor: ETSU graduate works toward success with friends, films

December 7th, 2014 9:59 pm by Jessica Fuller

A great story can begin anywhere. For Mike Fink, it started five years ago with four friends and a handycam.

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Let your no-talent self get freaky at ETSU Sex Week fundraiser

Let your no-talent self get freaky at ETSU Sex Week fundraiser

December 7th, 2014 9:44 pm by Nathan Baker

Organizers hope an upcoming fundraising event will thrust proposed sexual education programming back into the spotlight and give rise to a new wave of giving.

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Washington Co. Animal Shelter moves closer to no-kill status with extra space expected in new facility

Washington Co. Animal Shelter moves closer to no-kill status with extra space expected in new facility

December 7th, 2014 9:29 pm by Tony Casey

Though the current staff of the Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter is technically in complete animal control, Director Debbie Dobbs isn't looking at it in terms of who's in charge of what, but how everyone can work together.

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