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‘Agents of change’ educate on prescription drug abuse

‘Agents of change’ educate on prescription drug abuse

December 18th, 2013 10:21 am by Jennifer Sprouse

You could hear a pin drop in the Indian Trail gym on Tuesday as students heard testimonies about prescription drug abuse.

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Lucky lotto tickets sold in Atlanta, San Jose

Lucky lotto tickets sold in Atlanta, San Jose

December 18th, 2013 9:54 am by AP

Two winners will share $636 million jackpot.

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Police: Job applicant stole from tip jar

Police: Job applicant stole from tip jar

December 18th, 2013 9:11 am by AP

Woman applied for job at a restaurant and took the tip jar to go.

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With customers’ help, Food City donates $64,000 to area agencies

With customers’ help, Food City donates $64,000 to area agencies

December 18th, 2013 8:48 am by Staff Report

All those times cashiers asked customers if they would like to donate to the Race Against Hunger paid off Tuesday.

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Blind man, guide dog safe after subway track fall

Blind man, guide dog safe after subway track fall

December 18th, 2013 8:36 am by AP

The black Lab bravely leapt onto the tracks at a Manhattan subway platform Tuesday after his blind owner lost consciousness and tumbled in front of an oncoming train.

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Council’s delay of funds transfer criticized by board

Council’s delay of funds transfer criticized by board

December 17th, 2013 9:42 pm by John Thompson

Elizabethton City School Board Chairwoman Rita Booher criticized the City Council on Tuesday night for postponing the transfer of $5 million to the school system so work can begin on the construction of a sports complex and music room at Elizabethton High

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Councils on board return of rail service

Councils on board return of rail service

December 17th, 2013 9:41 pm by Tony Casey

Bristol, Va., mayor Guy Odum said he hopes the result of Tuesday night’s rare joint meeting between the Bristol, Va., and Bristol, Tenn., city councils would be looked back upon as historic.

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Extended study may leave growth in limbo

Extended study may leave growth in limbo

December 17th, 2013 9:37 pm by Gary B. Gray

There are many pieces still not fitted into Tennessee’s municipal annexation puzzle, and a clear impression of how future growth will be regulated remains to be seen.

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Robber makes off with 2,500 oxycodone pills from Hampton pharmacy

Robber makes off with 2,500 oxycodone pills from Hampton pharmacy

December 17th, 2013 2:06 pm by John Thompson

Robber told employees if they called police he would come back and shoot them.

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Man allegedly accosts women in Kingsport parking lot

Man allegedly accosts women in Kingsport parking lot

December 17th, 2013 12:19 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A report of a masked man "hiding in the bushes" at a Kingsport nursing home has led to an arrest.

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