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Bullying just as insidious in schools as guns and knives

April 26th, 2010 12:00 am by Ben Benton

Knives and guns in schools make dramatic headlines, but experts warn there is a more insidious threat to students in school hallways -- bullying. Every day, an estimated one in four children is bullied, which affects students' sense of security more than

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Tenn. owner surrenders 221 dogs to Humane Society

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

White County authorities and animal rights activists rescued 221 dogs from a Sparta, Tenn., puppy mill on Friday. The dogs were living in a small home in their own feces without proper socialization and medical care, according to a Humane Society of th

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Tenn. woman says dating service took her money, never delivered

April 26th, 2010 12:00 am by Jim Balloch

The nationwide dating service calls itself "It's Just Lunch." But Julie Johnston says it's just baloney.Johnston, 55, of Kingston says the dating service charged a $700 fee to her credit card without her consent, refuses to cancel a contract she says she

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Ramsey lone GOP candidate not to release schedule

April 24th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Where's gubernatorial candidate Ron Ramsey? You'll have to turn to Twitter to find out.Ramsey, a Blountville auctioneer and speaker of the state Senate, is the only Republican candidate who doesn't issue a detailed weekly campaign

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