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Daniel Boone Junior ROTC wins North Carolina competition

Daniel Boone Junior ROTC wins North Carolina competition

November 4th, 2013 3:46 pm by Staff Reports

The Daniel Boone High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC unit was the overall winner of the third annual Drill and Rifle Competition in Statesville, N.C., on Saturday, the school said in a news release.

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Crime
Woman charged with attempted neglect after child found in vehicle during DUI arrest

Woman charged with attempted neglect after child found in vehicle during DUI arrest

November 4th, 2013 3:44 pm by John Thompson

Carter County Sheriff's Deputy Sarah McWhirter said she was on patrol on Wilbur Dam Road at 2:15 a.m., when she noticed a GMC Sonoma moving erratically.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

J.C. envy could lead to more ‘McMansions’ in Kingsport

November 4th, 2013 11:35 am by Robert Houk

Deciding how local government should best use its precious tax dollars always makes for a good debate.

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News Regional & National Off the Wall News
That's alright Mama: Beagle named Elvis to help zoo detect polar bear pregnancies

That's alright Mama: Beagle named Elvis to help zoo detect polar bear pregnancies

November 4th, 2013 11:32 am by Associated Press

The 2-year-old has been specially trained for a year by a Kansas handler who has taught dogs to sniff out everything from explosives to bed bugs.

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Crime
Building materials, tools stolen in Carter Co. burglary

Building materials, tools stolen in Carter Co. burglary

November 4th, 2013 10:46 am by John Thompson

Roof shingles, copper wire and pipe, a wood stove, a table saw and a chainsaw were among the missing items.

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Stopping the chaos: Men say probation alternative is working for them

Stopping the chaos: Men say probation alternative is working for them

November 4th, 2013 10:36 am by Becky Campbell

“With our past, there’s no in between. There’s zero or 200 miles an hour. This may be the time you hit a brick wall and it may be the end" — Chris Casey.

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Community Voices
Share blessings of a bountiful harvest

Share blessings of a bountiful harvest

November 4th, 2013 10:00 am by Bonnie Simmerman

Harvest time is a beautiful time of the year. The colors of fall and the nip in the air are invigorating.

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NE Tennessee woman seeks service dog for autistic and deaf son

NE Tennessee woman seeks service dog for autistic and deaf son

November 4th, 2013 9:59 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Standing on the front porch of his home in Rogersville, Jakob Nicastro is wide-eyed. The wind has picked up, and he is pointing it out to his mother, Misha.

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Opinion
Bullying is a problem in public schools

Bullying is a problem in public schools

November 4th, 2013 9:35 am by Staff Report

Despite the best efforts of educators to curtail it, bullying remains a problem in public schools

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Regional & National Opinion
Do you agree with JCPB donation to ETSU project?

Do you agree with JCPB donation to ETSU project?

November 4th, 2013 9:03 am by Staff Report

In 2006, the Johnson City Power Board voted to make a $500,000 commitment to East Tennessee State University to help establish a new pharmacy school at the university

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