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Scott Co. Animal Shelter awarded emergency grant after fire

Scott Co. Animal Shelter awarded emergency grant after fire

December 30th, 2014 2:41 pm by Staff Report

The Humane Society of the United States was alerted to the situation by the Scott County Humane Society, which partners with the county to arrange support and raise funds for the animals' care and a new shelter building.

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Sullivan Co. blotter oddities: Shrouded woman prompts check with Homeland Security, nude sunbathing ignites brawl

Sullivan Co. blotter oddities: Shrouded woman prompts check with Homeland Security, nude sunbathing ignites brawl

December 30th, 2014 1:30 pm by Rain Smith

Take a look back at some of 2014's most bizarre, disturbing and audacious police calls in Sullivan County, derived from central dispatch records and incident reports.

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Opinion
City, county must make big decisions about education

City, county must make big decisions about education

December 30th, 2014 12:50 pm by Editorial Board

The initial public reception of draft recommendations from the facilities studies of Sullivan County and Kingsport schools has been a bit tepid at best, although naysayers seem to be in the majority, judging by online and Facebook posts.

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Kingsport animal complaint spirals to armed assault

Kingsport animal complaint spirals to armed assault

December 30th, 2014 11:45 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man has been arrested after allegedly bursting into his grandmother's apartment while wielding a handgun, threatening that he "had a bullet" for whoever called animal control about his dog.

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Top news stories for 2014

Top news stories for 2014

December 30th, 2014 9:00 am by Staff reports

Take a look back at the most popular and top viewed stories from 2014 on Timesnews.net.

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Hawkins BOE honors students

Hawkins BOE honors students

December 30th, 2014 8:18 am by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Board of Education honored several students at its regular monthly meeting earlier this month including a group of artists whose work was put on display for every school system in Tennessee.

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After guilty plea to tax evasion, congressman says he'll resign

After guilty plea to tax evasion, congressman says he'll resign

December 30th, 2014 8:03 am by LARRY NEUMEISTER and STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

The new Congress is scheduled to open Jan. 6, and Republican Rep. Michael Grimm's presence would have been a distraction for Republicans who will control both the House and the Senate.

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Low gas prices to stay put in new year

Low gas prices to stay put in new year

December 30th, 2014 7:51 am by Tony Casey, NET News Service

The Volunteer state saw 88 consecutive days of decline in its average gas prices, better than 86 straight in Florida and 87 in Georgia.

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2 men open fire on Los Angeles police patrol car

2 men open fire on Los Angeles police patrol car

December 30th, 2014 7:41 am by TAMI ABDOLLAH, Associated Press

The shooting occurred amid heightened tensions over attacks on police elsewhere in the country after grand juries declined to indict white officers in the killings of unarmed black men.

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Good grief! Pioneers' unbeaten streak stopped at 14 by Patriots

Good grief! Pioneers' unbeaten streak stopped at 14 by Patriots

December 30th, 2014 12:57 am by George Thwaites

Board-hogging Jefferson County absorbed a 34-point performance from David Crockett's Patrick Good in a 70-62 quarterfinals victory in Monday's Arby's Classic quarterfinals.

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