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DA says elderly Sullivan County neglect victim died

DA says elderly Sullivan County neglect victim died

April 4th, 2014 5:09 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A reportedly malnourished and dehydrated elderly woman who was hospitalized three weeks ago - and suspected of being neglected by her granddaughter - has since passed away.

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Junked vehicle's tank ignites, causing Hampton garage fire

April 4th, 2014 4:34 pm by John Thompson

A man working on an old junked vehicle accidentally set fire to a detached garage on Thursday evening, according to the Carter County Sheriff's Department.

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State-mandated property value notices sent out

State-mandated property value notices sent out

April 4th, 2014 4:27 pm by Staff Reports

Washington County property owners will receive an "Assessment Change Notice" in the mail over the next few days, per state law.

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Pet of the week

Pet of the week

April 4th, 2014 4:13 pm by Ron Campbell

Sheldon is an adult neutered Pit Bull mix.

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Why would anyone smart risk a head injury or death?

Why would anyone smart risk a head injury or death?

April 4th, 2014 3:41 pm by BARRY L. SIMMONS

You ask, should wearing a helmet while riding a motorcycle be optional for adults in Tennessee? As a motorcyclist with 40-plus years of riding experience, the answer is: "Absolutely no."

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Protect your pets, yourself from rabies

Protect your pets, yourself from rabies

April 4th, 2014 3:37 pm by Johnson City Press

There is little you can do about a rabid raccoon prowling your neighborhood, but you can protect pets from contracting the disease after meeting up with an infected animal by having them vaccinated for rabies.

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3rd arrest for ex-Mount Carmel vice mayor: Now living in Piney Flats, man accused of crimes against woman, 5 kids

3rd arrest for ex-Mount Carmel vice mayor: Now living in Piney Flats, man accused of crimes against woman, 5 kids

April 4th, 2014 11:19 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

This time, the incident was an allegedly lewd and dangerous incident on Stone Drive in Kingsport.

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Archeologists find prehistoric pieces at Nashville ballpark site

Archeologists find prehistoric pieces at Nashville ballpark site

April 4th, 2014 11:09 am by Associated Press

Archeologists digging at the construction site for Nashville's new minor league baseball stadium have unearthed prehistoric deposits that could go back as far as 1150 AD.

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Strong storms, winds likely today, NWS says

Strong storms, winds likely today, NWS says

April 4th, 2014 9:39 am by Tony Casey

As has been the case with recent months, the National Weather Service in Morristown is issuing a warning about severe weather that is set to head this way.

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Johnson City crack investigation results in charges against 2 Kingsport teens

Johnson City crack investigation results in charges against 2 Kingsport teens

April 4th, 2014 9:29 am by Staff Report

Kairi Thompson and Eric Smith were arrested after a Johnson City Police Department investigation into crack distribution.

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