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Jailed JC man charged with animal cruelty after 6 dogs allegedly found in garbage can

Jailed JC man charged with animal cruelty after 6 dogs allegedly found in garbage can

March 8th, 2014 12:44 pm by NET News Service

An incarcerated man received a charge of animal cruelty after animal control personnel said they found six dogs in a trash can outside of his house.

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News
Russia reinforces military presence in Crimea

Russia reinforces military presence in Crimea

March 8th, 2014 12:36 pm by DALTON BENNETT and YURAS KARMANAU, Associated Press

Dozens of military trucks transporting heavily armed soldiers rumbled over Crimea's rutted roads Saturday as Russia reinforced its armed presence on the disputed peninsula in the Black Sea.

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Regional & National
Three get court dates in Alcoa mushroom growing case

Three get court dates in Alcoa mushroom growing case

March 8th, 2014 12:22 pm by Associated Press

Court dates have been set for three Tennessee people charged with growing hallucinogenic mushrooms in a drug-free zone.

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Community Local News
Friends in Need finds itself in need of some friends

Friends in Need finds itself in need of some friends

March 7th, 2014 11:14 pm by Matthew Lane

Bruce Sites, the executive director of FIN, came before the Kingsport Board of Mayor and Aldermen this week, giving a brief history of the organization's recent challenges and requesting financial assistance from the city for the coming year.

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Crime Local News
Wise Police Department warns of debit, credit card fraud

Wise Police Department warns of debit, credit card fraud

March 7th, 2014 10:36 pm by Stephen Igo

The illicit transactions are appearing as a $1 charge to numerous gas stations (Shell, Exxon, Racetrac, Hess) in the areas of Hialeah, Oakland Park and Miami, Fla.

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Sports Vols Sports
Harrison, Simmons, Graves rally Lady Vols over LSU in SEC quarterfinals

Harrison, Simmons, Graves rally Lady Vols over LSU in SEC quarterfinals

March 7th, 2014 10:27 pm by GEORGE HENRY, Associated Press

Isabelle Harrison scored 21 points, Meighan Simmons and Bashaara Graves each added 14 and No. 6 Tennessee used an overpowering late run to beat LSU 77-65 in the quarterfinals of the SEC women's basketball tournament Friday night.

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Sports Sports Live
Lady Warriors shock Bulldogs, reach state title game

Lady Warriors shock Bulldogs, reach state title game

March 7th, 2014 10:17 pm by Pat Kenney

"Not a person in the state gave us a chance against Brunswick tonight except those 14 girls on our team and our coaches," said Wise Central girls coach Robin Dotson, whose Lady Warriors proved the rest of the state wrong with Friday's upset of Brunswick.

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Local News Education
Questions remain on city/county school study

Questions remain on city/county school study

March 7th, 2014 9:31 pm by Rick Wagner

City school leaders have unanimously approved moving forward with a joint comprehensive facilities study with Sullivan County. However, questions about how the cost will be split and by whom remain to be answered.

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News
China-bound Malaysian jet vanishes with 239 aboard

China-bound Malaysian jet vanishes with 239 aboard

March 7th, 2014 8:31 pm by Associated Press

Search and rescue crews across Southeast Asia scrambled on Saturday to find a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that disappeared over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam, leaving the fates of the 239 people aboard in doubt.

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News Crime Regional & National
Kids rescued from surf: 'Mom tried to kill us'

Kids rescued from surf: 'Mom tried to kill us'

March 7th, 2014 7:49 pm by Associated Press

After she drove her minivan into the crashing waves of the Atlantic Ocean, authorities say a pregnant South Carolina woman tried to call off bystanders hustling to rescue her three screaming children from the water that was rushing in through the windows.

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