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Avoca fire dept. assistant chief battling brain cancer

A volunteer fire department is rallying around its assistant fire chief who is battling cancer.

Mike Morrell, known to friends as Moe, has been a volunteer at the Avoca Fire Department for more than 30 years.

This unusual white squirrel saw his shadow while visiting a bird feeder Saturday and predicted more snow next week!

Weather photos: February 2016

Photos sent in by our staff and viewers in February 2016. Click here to submit your own.

Barbershop quartet will sing for your sweetheart for Valentine's Day

A barbershop quartet from the Appalachian Express Chorus will sing to your sweetie for a $40 donation.

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Local food bank receives helpful donation

Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee got a little help to support feeding the hungry in our region.

Clerks to court after sting operation caught them selling alcohol to drunk officer

Six clerks from different Johnson County stores that sell alcohol appeared in court on Monday for selling alcohol to an intoxicated undercover police officer.

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On and off snow and rain showers today, all snow by tonight

Mix of rain and snow showers today (snow could be heavy in spots). Scattered snow showers through Wednesday.

  Click here for the latest StormTrack 5 Forecast

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Kasich, Sanders win in Dixville Notch

Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders got an early boost Tuesday as they won the vote in Dixville Notch, the New Hampshire hamlet that is home to the first vote in the first-in-the-nation primary.

Sanders shut out Hillary Clinton, 4-0,...

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Trump calls out Bush family over eminent domain

After being attacked by Jeb Bush for his use of eminent domain in past real estate dealings, Donald Trump on Monday called the Bush family hypocrites, citing former President George W. Bush's wielding of the law to help acquire land for a new basebal...

The Backstretch Blog Top 16 in ’16: No. 13 Carl Edwards

There are 13 days until the 2016 Daytona 500 and so I continue my annual countdown of the drivers I think will make the 2016 Chase for the Championship.

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This unusual white squirrel saw his shadow while visiting a bird feeder Saturday and predicted more snow next week!

Weather photos: February 2016

Photos sent in by our staff and viewers in February 2016. Click here to submit your own.

Spread the Glove campaign helping create comfort in the cold

Cold weather hitting our area had Bristol, Tennessee city officials hitting the streets, helping people brace for the cold.

Answering your questions about winter weather

We received two special questions about winter weather, and decided to take the time to answer them for you.

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