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GOP Senate candidate says it's 'a bad idea' to outlaw cockfighting

GOP Senate candidate says it's 'a bad idea' to outlaw cockfighting

April 25th, 2014 12:26 pm by Associated Press

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Bevin made the comments during a rally on March 29 in Corbin, Ky.

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Tennessee boy's pain patch death investigated as homicide

Tennessee boy's pain patch death investigated as homicide

April 25th, 2014 12:22 pm by Associated Press

Police are investigating the death of a Chattanooga toddler as a homicide after an autopsy report found that a pain patch caused his death.

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VW lawyer: Automaker has deals in place outside Tennessee

VW lawyer: Automaker has deals in place outside Tennessee

April 25th, 2014 11:41 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Tennessee's $300-million incentive offer to expand the plant has been complicated by Republican politicians' opposition to the United Auto Workers campaign to unionize workers there.

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Johnson City man with long criminal record accused of stealing TV

Johnson City man with long criminal record accused of stealing TV

April 25th, 2014 9:41 am by Staff Report

Jason Lee Avery was arrested late Thursday night on West Market Street after an incident on North Barton Street.

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JCPB says $4K needed to make donation list public

JCPB says $4K needed to make donation list public

April 24th, 2014 10:02 pm by Gary B. Gray

A group of Johnson City Power Board customers are not pleased a request for a list of organizations receiving donations from the utility since 2010 will cost them $4,000.

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Local vendors welcome some e-cigarette regulation

Local vendors welcome some e-cigarette regulation

April 24th, 2014 9:54 pm by Tony Casey

It might be strange to imagine local small businesses welcoming regulation from the federal government, but that's exactly the case with two e-cigarette stores, at least to a certain extent.

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Activities, whether outdoors, otherwise, abound this weekend

Activities, whether outdoors, otherwise, abound this weekend

April 24th, 2014 9:50 pm by Tony Casey

If sunshine on your shoulders makes you want to get out of the house this weekend to do something, many groups are holding functions that benefit and clean up the region.

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UPDATE: JCPD says more than $1.5M in unpaid fines

UPDATE: JCPD says more than $1.5M in unpaid fines

April 24th, 2014 4:34 pm by Max Hrenda

Before resigning more than 13,000 unpaid traffic citations to collection agencies, police offered members of the public a chance to ensure their accounts are settled.

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Jonesborough grown: Online option helps sustain, promote local farmers

Jonesborough grown: Online option helps sustain, promote local farmers

April 24th, 2014 1:51 pm by Max Hrenda

Although it's still early in the year for some of the area's farmer's markets, thanks to the efforts of a local nonprofit, some of the area's residents haven't had to wait to get their hands on fresh, locally grown foods.

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Both dead: 7-year-old child calls 911 after finding parents shot

Both dead: 7-year-old child calls 911 after finding parents shot

April 24th, 2014 1:28 pm by Associated Press

Memphis police say a child called 911 after waking up to find her parents had been shot.

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