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Blood supply in summer slump, urgent call for donations

Blood supply in summer slump, urgent call for donations

August 19th, 2014 8:43 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The American Red Cross has put out a call for blood donations of all blood types to maintain the local, state and national blood supply through the Labor Day holiday.

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Questions arise as exiting Carter Co. sheriff hands out pay raises

Questions arise as exiting Carter Co. sheriff hands out pay raises

August 19th, 2014 8:34 am by John Thompson

Some officials in county government called the pay raises into question because they were never approved by the county Budget Committee.

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Whether solo or with Mountain States, panel urges Wellmont to stay local

Whether solo or with Mountain States, panel urges Wellmont to stay local

August 18th, 2014 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

Four panelists appeared before a packed auditorium Monday evening at Kingsport's Center for Higher Education to implore a local health system to retain its local control, either by maintaining a physical presence in the region or by merging with its compe

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Officials nix health concerns in light of spike in raccoon slayings

Officials nix health concerns in light of spike in raccoon slayings

August 18th, 2014 9:46 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the yearly total of raccoons that have been killed by law enforcement has doubled in the last three weeks - and despite a reported case of rabies in Washington County earlier this month - officials say the animals did not present risks to public

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As fair begins, 15-year veteran vendor hoping things stay frosty

As fair begins, 15-year veteran vendor hoping things stay frosty

August 18th, 2014 9:35 pm by Max Hrenda

For some people, the start of the Appalachian Fair may herald the return of a favorite ride or carnival game. For others, however, the fair's return may also mean the return of a favorite frozen treat.

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Man convicted of murder claims trial unfair, attorney incompetent

Man convicted of murder claims trial unfair, attorney incompetent

August 18th, 2014 9:25 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man serving a 23-year prison sentence for murder, and who already lost one appeal of his case, now says his trial attorney failed him.

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Local Youth Receives State 4-H's Highest Honor

Local Youth Receives State 4-H's Highest Honor

August 18th, 2014 5:50 pm by Staff Report

The Tennessee 4-H Vol State Award recognizes outstanding project achievement, leadership and service.

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Women's groups gather donations for veterans

Women's groups gather donations for veterans

August 18th, 2014 5:35 pm by Staff Report

DAR State of Franklin Chapter, Knotty Ladies and Tuesday Knitting Group come together for Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home

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Dawn of Hope Classic

Dawn of Hope Classic

August 18th, 2014 5:20 pm by Staff Report

Benefit tournament raises more than $32,000 for Dawn of Hope's developmental, vocational and residential programs

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CenturyLink drive supports food banks across the US

CenturyLink drive supports food banks across the US

August 18th, 2014 5:00 pm by Staff Report

More than 193,000 pounds of food collected for Second Harvest of Northeast Tennessee

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