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City man faces more charges of animal cruelty in dead-dogs case

City man faces more charges of animal cruelty in dead-dogs case

April 5th, 2014 8:20 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man cited on one animal cruelty charge after a puppy was found alive, but buried under five dead dogs in a trash can, now faces more charges.

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Joy Prom offers special night for special community

Joy Prom offers special night for special community - VIDEO

April 4th, 2014 11:19 pm by Max Hrenda

Red carpets, flashbulbs, and horse-drawn carriage rides are just a few things that can be associated with a royal affair or Hollywood party. For a local church - and a special group of invitees - that was exactly the idea.

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City begins project aimed at pedestrian safety

City begins project aimed at pedestrian safety

April 4th, 2014 11:12 pm by Gary B. Gray

Both pedestrians and motorists should be aware that improvements downtown on a stretch of West State of Franklin Road, officially dubbed a "traffic-calming" project, will cause some temporary side-stepping and lane-changing over the next three months.

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Prosecutors criticized after case against alleged gold coin thief dropped

Prosecutors criticized after case against alleged gold coin thief dropped

April 4th, 2014 11:08 pm by Becky Campbell

A gold coin theft charge was dismissed against a Unicoi County woman Friday because the victim had died and prosecutors said there was little evidence to prove the case.

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Beer law may fall flat for city

Beer law may fall flat for city

April 4th, 2014 11:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

Legislation passed this week that adds local governments to the list of entities legally allowed to apply for and receive permits to sell beer.

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April 4th, 2014 6:18 pm by Tony Duncan

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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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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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