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Haslam no fan of guns-in-parks bill
Gov. Bill Haslam says he's still no fan of a fast-moving effort by fellow Republicans in the Legislature to strip local governments of their ability to ban guns from local parks.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Feds officially confirm German home-schooling family will be allowed to stay in US
The Department of Homeland Security officially confirmed Wednesday that a German home-schooling family that had faced deportation following the Supreme Court's refusal to hear their appeal will be allowed to stay in the U.S. An agency spokesman told Fox News that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement chose to exercise "prosecutorial discretion" ... (more)
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Former attorney Chris Clem appointed to Hamilton County Election Commission
Former Hamilton County Election Commission attorney Chris Clem was appointed today by State Election Commissioner Judy Blackburn of Morristown to fill the seat being vacated by Tommy Crangle.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Stutzman cites family in home-school case
In demanding asylum Monday for a German home-schooling family, U.S. Rep. Marlin Stutzman said he and his wife have been home schooling their own two sons.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
East Tennessee psychic Bobby Drinnon, who once predicted economic...
"It is with a sense of profound sadness that we share with you the loss of our beloved Bobby, who passed from our earthly embrace March 3," a statement from his family reads.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Anti-gun group takes to park to keep guns out
Leaders of the Tennessee chapter of Moms Demand Action, a national gun-control advocacy group, took to a Nashville park on Friday to make the case that it's no place for guns.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Man charged with arson in Molotov cocktail fire at Hamblen County home
A Bean Station man was arrested for setting his ex-wife's house on fire with a Molotov cocktail on Valentine's Day.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Animals rescued during Operation Mending Hearts ready for future
Animal Rescue Corps announces the placement of the animals rescued from a property in Morristown, Tenn.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Elton John, Kanye West among Bonnaroo headliners
A Morristown mother is voicing her support for medical marijuana. State lawmakers are considering a bill that would make pot legal in Tennessee with a prescription.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Morristown mom supports medical marijuana bill
To help treat her Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, 36-year-old Jennifer Atkinson first tried medical marijuana about two years ago while living in Michigan.
Cleveland Daily Banner
SPCA believes four abused pets from Cleveland
A case of animal cruelty involving more than 60 dogs, two cats and several fish at an animal rescue group in Morristown has sparked local discussions of how local animals are rescued and sent to other cities.
Ollie's store opening draws hundreds
Hundreds lined the sidewalk outside of Ollie's Bargain Outlet in Gallatin waiting to get into the store, which opened today.
2014's first tornado warning comes on tornado safety day
The year's first batch of severe weather just so happened to move through East Tennessee during severe weather awareness week.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
WBKO-TV Bowling Green
Bowling Green Veterinary Technician Helps With Major Animal Rescue Effort in Tennessee
Several agencies including Animal Rescue Corps based in Washington, D.C., aided in the rescue of 73 dogs and two cats living in deplorable conditions in a home in Morristown, Tenn.
Rescued animals recovering
Volunteers with Animal Rescue Corp and New Leash on Life helped rescue 75 animals from a residence in Hamblen County Friday.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
75 animals rescued from cramped, dirty shelter75 animals rescued from ...
A total of 73 dogs and 2 cats were rescued from a feces-filled home in Morristown, Tennessee.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
More than 60 animals rescued in cruelty case brought to Lebanon
About 20 Animal Rescue Corps and New Leash on Life volunteers brought more than 60 dogs and two cats to Lebanon on Saturday after Hamblen County authorities found them living in deplorable conditions Friday.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
One arrested, one sought after 61 dogs found in deplorable conditions at Hamblen home
Hamblen County authorities and a 20-person team from Lebanon, Tenn., worked into the evening Saturday checking 61 dogs found living in horrible conditions at a South Hamblen County home Friday, officials said.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Local restaurants cash in on Valentine's Day
Friday was a busy night for restaurants all around East Tennessee. The combination of Valentine's Day on a Friday night provided a big boost The combination of Valentine's Day on a Friday night is providing a big boost for business.
Knoxville News Sentinel
East Tennessee sees a half a foot of snow, but enjoy it today
Jonathan Hurst, right, of Executive Lawn Care, and his crew shovel snow from the sidewalk in front of the Fifth Third Bank on Kingston Pike before sunrise today.