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Kingsport veterinarian's vehicular homicide charge dropped

Kingsport veterinarian's vehicular homicide charge dropped

August 27th, 2014 9:31 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

On Saturday, June 28, James "Andy" Straley and Ailsie Straley, 75, were involved in a wreck in Sandy Springs, Ga., near the Atlanta area.

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Assistant fire chief job not a hot draw

Assistant fire chief job not a hot draw

August 27th, 2014 9:27 pm by Becky Campbell

The Johnson City Fire Department is back to square one in the selection process for an assistant fire chief, but the top administrator believes it won't take long to fill the slot.

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2014-2015 fiscal year budget set for consideration in Unicoi County

2014-2015 fiscal year budget set for consideration in Unicoi County

August 27th, 2014 9:21 pm by Brad Hicks

An estimated 2014-15 fiscal year budget for Unicoi County is ready for consideration.

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Children seriously injured in 4-vehicle Kingsport crash

Children seriously injured in 4-vehicle Kingsport crash

August 27th, 2014 9:09 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

It occurred shortly before 2 p.m. at the entrance to the Kingsport Pavilion.

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Public health officials say no cases of meningitis at ETSU

Public health officials say no cases of meningitis at ETSU

August 27th, 2014 9:09 pm by Tony Casey

Following a quick response to possibly two cases of bacterial meningitis on East Tennessee State University's campus, public health officials are saying no cases have yet been confirmed.

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Fitzgerald challenging Wolfe for mayor

Fitzgerald challenging Wolfe for mayor

August 27th, 2014 9:05 pm by Tony Casey

Jerome Fitzgerald is priding himself as an old professional who runs a clean, positive campaign heading toward an election day showdown with Jonesborough's current Mayor Kelly Wolfe.

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PBA enters negotiations for Lot 8 sale

PBA enters negotiations for Lot 8 sale

August 27th, 2014 9:01 pm by Nathan Baker

The Knoxville developer who brought a Wal-Mart Supercenter to Johnson City's Market Street has plans for another, smaller retail location on Millennium Park's always negotiated but never contracted Lot 8.

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'I should be dead' - Boy seriously injured by falling bricks in California quake

'I should be dead' - Boy seriously injured by falling bricks in California quake

August 27th, 2014 8:56 pm by Associated Press

Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him.

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Fatal shooting by 9-year-old girl with Uzi stirs debate over guns

Fatal shooting by 9-year-old girl with Uzi stirs debate over guns

August 27th, 2014 8:47 pm by JACQUES BILLEAUD and GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press

Gerry Hills, founder of Arizonans for Gun Safety, a group seeking to reduce gun violence, said that it was reckless to let the girl handle such a powerful weapon and that tighter regulations regarding children and guns are needed.

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Report says more guards might have prevented Tennessee teen inmate suicides

Report says more guards might have prevented Tennessee teen inmate suicides

August 27th, 2014 4:02 pm by Associated Press

16-year-old Brandon Greene of Mountain City hanged himself July 13

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