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Animal control officer claims 'chicken' road incident was harassment for lawsuit

Animal control officer claims 'chicken' road incident was harassment for lawsuit

October 30th, 2014 9:51 am by Jeff Bobo

Eddie McNally believes a vehicle that drove head-on toward him Wednesday afternoon, only to swerve at the last second to avoid a collision, was an attempt to harass and coerce him over a lawsuit filed this past summer.

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Truck crash 'rains' debris on Russell home

Truck crash 'rains' debris on Russell home

October 30th, 2014 8:30 am by Stephen Igo

An adult male inside the home was not injured as the debris fell onto his house. The truck's driver, Timothy C. Hoss, 50, of Bristol, Va., was flown to Bristol Regional Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries.

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America's favorite Halloween treats: Chocolate and candy corn (not together).

America's favorite Halloween treats: Chocolate and candy corn (not together).

October 30th, 2014 6:45 am by J. H. Osborne

Today is National Candy Corn Day, but the tri-colored treat still ranks as American's second favorite Halloween candy, coming well behind chocolate.

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After today, you're too late  to  vote early

After today, you're too late to vote early

October 30th, 2014 12:05 am by J. H. Osborne

Early voting is available today from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., to registered voters in Sullivan County at any one of three locations: the Sullivan County Election Office in Blountville; the Kingsport Civic Auditorium; and the National Guard Armory in Bristol.

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Wise towns ready to scare up some fun

Wise towns ready to scare up some fun

October 29th, 2014 11:52 pm by Stephen Igo

Across the county, the trick-or-treat time generally goes from pre-dusk, post-dinner after school hours to no later than 9 p.m. Municipalities across Wise County have various trick-or-treat schedules and some offer special Halloween events as well.

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Police tout alternatives to traditional trick-or-treating

Police tout alternatives to traditional trick-or-treating

October 29th, 2014 11:00 pm by Marci Gore

Though local law enforcement officials do not condemn neighborhood-based trick-or-treating, they do advise that there are much safer — and more responsible — ways to enjoy Halloween.

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Trio sentenced in Hawkins child abuse/neglect cases

Trio sentenced in Hawkins child abuse/neglect cases

October 29th, 2014 10:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three Hawkins County parents accused of child abuse/neglect were sentenced to jail time recently, including a woman who was arrested in July for beating her unruly child.

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Area pastors urge support of Amendment 1

Area pastors urge support of Amendment 1

October 29th, 2014 9:44 pm by GARY B. GRAY, NET News Service

If approved, the amendment to the Tennessee Constitution would add a new section to Article 1, inserting constitutional language empowering the legislature to enact, amend or repeal state statutes regarding abortion.

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Rain, snow likely in area for Halloween night

Rain, snow likely in area for Halloween night

October 29th, 2014 9:26 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

Meteorologist David Hotz with the National Weather Service in Morristown said an unusual storm system is heading this way and is expected to take hold of the area Friday night when many will be out trick-or-treating or at other Halloween events.

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Lee County supervisor accused of driving under  the influence of drugs

Lee County supervisor accused of driving under the influence of drugs

October 29th, 2014 8:57 pm by Nick Shepherd

Jason Grey Crabtree, 39, 5914 Sugar Run Road, Jonesville, was arrested and charged with refusal of blood or breathalyzer test and DUID.

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