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Big Stone Gap author keeps youth spellbound at UVa-Wise

Big Stone Gap author keeps youth spellbound at UVa-Wise

June 24th, 2015 11:27 pm by Stephen Igo

Novelist and filmmaker Adriana Trigiani welcomed 46 area high-schoolers into her New York laundry room on Wednesday and there was plenty of room for more.

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Bridge Home gets a new home

Bridge Home gets a new home

June 24th, 2015 10:20 pm by Holly Nelms

The no kill animal shelter's new location near Tri-Cities Regional Airport and Northeast State Community College will hold ribbon cutting on Saturday, with its grand opening currently set for August.

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Open block parties add more to Fun Fest

Open block parties add more to Fun Fest

June 24th, 2015 10:18 pm by Holly Nelms

Block parties will kick off with First Bank & Trust's block party on Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The bank is located at 1108 E. Stone Drive. Five block parties will be held on Saturday.

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Faith In Action: Old Kingsport Presbyterian Celebrates 195th Anniversary

Faith In Action: Old Kingsport Presbyterian Celebrates 195th Anniversary

June 24th, 2015 8:30 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Old Kingsport Presbyterian Church has undergone some restoration and relocation over the last 150 years, but the original white Greek Revival-style structure remains much the same - as do the spiritual beliefs of the people who congregate within it.

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Former sheriff's apartment set ablaze during burglary

Former sheriff's apartment set ablaze during burglary

June 24th, 2015 7:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

Rogersville police believe an early morning fire last week in the apartment of former Hawkins County Sheriff Warren Rimer was intentionally set to destroy evidence of a burglary.

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Crazy 8s festivities set for Saturday, July 11

Crazy 8s festivities set for Saturday, July 11

June 24th, 2015 7:22 pm by Pat Kenney

This will mark the 25th anniversary of the race over the world famous figure-8 course, with candle-lit streets and an rousing finish inside J. Fred Johnson Stadium.

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Medication used to treat addiction now the most abused drug in Hawkins

Medication used to treat addiction now the most abused drug in Hawkins

June 24th, 2015 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Tuesday the HCSO Narcotics Unit arrested a Church Hill woman accused of selling her prescribed buprenorphine, also known as Subutex, which is used to treat opiate addiction.

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A special breed: Belgian Malinois not a good match for average pet owner

A special breed: Belgian Malinois not a good match for average pet owner

June 24th, 2015 5:30 pm by Marci Gore

KINGSPORT - Following the release of a movie that features a particular breed of dog, it's not uncommon for that breed to experience a surge in popularity. There is even a name for this phenomenon - 101 Dalmatians Syndrome.

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Bluff City's BMA votes more time for new budget

Bluff City's BMA votes more time for new budget

June 24th, 2015 4:45 pm by Nick Shepherd

The Bluff City Board of Mayor and Aldermen unanimously passed an ordinance on second reading, giving themselves more time to get a new budget in place. The extension was needed after three new aldermen were elected in May.

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Cyclist pulls off bizarre buggy theft

Cyclist pulls off bizarre buggy theft

June 24th, 2015 3:32 pm by Rain Smith

In an incident of theft at a grocery store, the suspect was last spotted pedaling a bicycle on John B. Dennis Highway, "pulling the cart with groceries in it."

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