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Horses, goats, rabbit found starved, dead in Greene County

April 27th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Greeneville Sun sheriff's deputies are investigating the discovery of the remains of three dead horses, four dead goats and a dead rabbit on property in northern Greene County.Emily Johnson, a member of Humane Voters of Greene County and

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Tenn. college tuition may increase by double digits

April 27th, 2010 12:00 am by Chris Echegaray and Heidi Hall

Students at some of Tennessee's universities and community colleges could see double-digit tuition increases this fall, plus cost-saving measures that will increase class sizes and take familiar faces out of classrooms and offices. After a third year o

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State notified of 210 layoffs in Greene Co., 222 at Knoxville Bosch plant

April 27th, 2010 12:00 am by Ed Marcum

Michigan-based Robert Bosch LLC will start laying off 222 workers at its PBR Knoxville automotive brake operation next month, the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development said Monday.Labor and Workforce Development also has received notice

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Mountain City woman's shooting death investigated

April 27th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

MOUNTAIN CITY The Johnson County Sheriff's Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating the shooting death of Sandra Lee Moffett, 57."It has not been ruled a homicide at this time," Sheriff Mike Reece said Monday. "We got a call

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Five children living in filth removed from Jonesborough location, two adults arrested

April 26th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

"Despicable" living conditions recently led authorities to remove five children from a Jonesborough address and arrest two former Pennsylvania residents on child abuse and neglect charges, Sheriff Ed Graybeal said today in a news release.Robert H. Simmons

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Damage in East Tenn counties caused by tornado

April 26th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

A tornado was confirmed in Blount County and damage was reported across Loudon and Monroe counties as well Sunday in the wake of a major thunderstorm system that moved through the area overnight.Despite extensive structural damage and downed trees across

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