POLICE MEMORIAL WEEK SERVICE TODAY AT NOON, COURTHOUSE LAWN

Thursday, May 15, 2014In observance of Police Memorial Week, there will be a Memorial Service for fallen officers today in Crossville at the Gazebo on the Courthouse Lawn at 12 noon.  At this time (9am) the service will still take place at the Gazebo as the weather is expected to improve as the day goes…

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PIKEVILLE COUNCIL SAYS “PULL YOUR PANTS UP” OR PAY THE PRICE

Thursday, May 15, 2014The City Council of Pikeville unanimously approved an ordinance that would make individuals who wear their pants “more than three inches below the top of the hips (crest of the ilium)” guilty of public indecency. The ordinance must be read multiple times before it can officially be declared a law. Offenders would…

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NATION: “Bouncy house” blows away, carrying three children inside

Tuesday, May 13, 2014Glens Falls NY:  Two young boys were injured after an inflatable bounce house was swept away, apparently by a gust of wind, Monday afternoon. Three children were on the play structure when the wind lifted the inflatable toy 50 feet into the air. The three kids — ages 5, 6, and 10…

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NEIGHBORS CRACKING DOWN ON DOG POO WITH DNA TECHNOLOGY

Tuesday, May 13, 2014It’s called Poo Prints. You stick a Q-tip in your dog’s mouth, capturing DNA. You then mail it to the lab, and you’re done. When a neighbor finds Fido leaving a little gift, they send a sample in. The lab matches the DNA in the sample to your pet, and you would…

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