UPDATE: 150 DOGS, 40 CATS RECOVERED FROM PIKEVILLE HOME, OWNER CHARGED

Friday, August 16, 2019   UPDATE: Nearly 150 dogs were found in a Bledsoe County home on Poplar Road near Pikeville Wednesday have been recovered. More than 40 cats have also been recovered and were removed Thursday night, bringing the total number of rescued animals to nearly 200. The Bledsoe County Sheriff’s office requested assistance…

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CUSTOMERS ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING MC DONALD’S EMPLOYEE OVER MISTAKE

Friday, August 16, 2019NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities in Tennessee have arrested two people accused of assaulting McDonald’s workers over a mistake in their order. WKRN-TV reports Anntronette McGlowan and Quincy Owens were charged Friday in Nashville. A police report says McGlowan went through the drive-thru Tuesday and became upset when she didn’t get fries…

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WHICH CITY IN TENNESSEE WAS JUST NAMED ‘THE COOLEST CITY’?

Friday, August 16, 2019  Nashville seems to get all the love – and big crowds. Memphis has the blues and barbecue. But East Tennessee is finally getting some love of our own! The travel magazine ‘AFAR’ just named Knoxville ‘Tennessee’s Coolest City.’ “Ten years ago, we had buildings. We didn’t have much of anything in…

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NAACP SUING VIRGINIA SCHOOLS BECAUSE THEY’RE NAMED AFTER CONFEDERATE LEADERS

Friday, August 16, 2019   A local chapter of the NAACP is suing a Virginia county in an effort to change the names of schools named in honor of Confederate leaders. The Hanover County chapter of the NAACP said Friday that it was filing a federal lawsuit challenging the school names on constitutional grounds. The…

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