YOUR BLOOD IS NEEDED, SHORTAGE ON THE HORIZON

Tuesday, July 22, 2014The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give.Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately 8 percent over the last 11 weeks, resulting in about 80,000 fewer donations than expected. The number…

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TN MAN SAYS HE ‘WOULD BLOW UP’ PRESIDENT OBAMA, ROMNEY AND OTHERS – IN JAIL

Tuesday, July 22, 2014Authorities have arrested a Tennessee man who allegedly threatened to kill President Barack Obama, former presidential candidate Mitt Romney and other national and state officials. In an expletive-laden message left July 11 at the Tennessee Office of Homeland Security, Jimmie Randall Johnson Jr. named a long list of leaders and said he…

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??MAN WALKS OUT OF COURT ROOM AFTER BEING CONVICTED OF ATTEMPTED MURDER – GONE!

Tuesday, July 22, 2014The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who walked away from court in Downtown Knoxville Tuesday afternoon. The sheriff says a jury found Svante Hinton guilty of attempted second-degree murder. When the jury returned to the courtroom to read a verdict on other charges in the case, Hinton didn’t…

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STATE PUTS DAYCARE VIOLATIONS ON LINE FOR ALL TO SEE

Tuesday, July 22, 2014How safe is your child’s day care? It’s a question that’s hugely important to any parent who entrusts a child to the care of professional caregivers. Until now, however, the state did not provide parents easy access to information about what inspectors found inside the state’s child care centers. Starting this month,…

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