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New events, merchandise unveiled for 35th Fun Fest

New events, merchandise unveiled for 35th Fun Fest

June 17th, 2015 5:30 pm by Holly Nelms

Several new Fun Fest events were revealed at the 2015 Fun Fest Committee press conference on Wednesday, including athletic, outdoor and musical attractions.

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Share-A-Like Recipes: Week of June 17

Share-A-Like Recipes: Week of June 17

June 17th, 2015 3:30 pm by Staff Report

This week we have sweet & sour sauce and baked beans! Send your favorite summer recipes to food@timesnews.net.

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Officials: Bear's visit to D-B no need for alarm

Officials: Bear's visit to D-B no need for alarm

June 17th, 2015 3:14 pm by Rain Smith

Reports of bear sightings continue to circulate across East Tennessee, including a visitor to Kingsport's Dobyns-Bennett High School on Tuesday evening that startled multiple people.

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A Life Well Lived: Dave Mason had a genuine love for people

A Life Well Lived: Dave Mason had a genuine love for people

June 17th, 2015 1:45 pm by Tanja Moody

David began his 32-year education career teaching and being an assistant coach in Rich Valley, Va. When a head coach position became available in Gate City, he applied and got it. He spent 29 years as a teacher and coach in Gate City.

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Rhododendron Festival marks yearly blooming of colorful flowers

Rhododendron Festival marks yearly blooming of colorful flowers

June 17th, 2015 12:56 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ROAN MOUNTAIN - This week marks the peak blooming time for the Catawba rhododendron at the 6,000-foot elevation level of the Cloudland Gardens. While called a gardens, the rhododendron grow wild and cover hundreds of acres.

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Keep up fight against obesity by hooking up with Healthy Kingsport

Keep up fight against obesity by hooking up with Healthy Kingsport

June 17th, 2015 11:18 am by Editorial Board

Kingsport is a pilot community in the state's Healthier Tennessee Communities initiative, which is part of a nationwide effort, the "Healthiest Nation in One Generation."

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Father, son charged in bloody Kingsport brawl

Father, son charged in bloody Kingsport brawl

June 17th, 2015 10:55 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man and his son have been arrested for an alleged alcohol-fueled fight with each other, leaving them both "covered in blood" after the younger combatant's neck was sliced open, while the senior's eyes were pushed "back in his head."

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All fired up: Kingsport firemen share spicy, sweet station fare

All fired up: Kingsport firemen share spicy, sweet station fare

June 17th, 2015 9:30 am by Sharon Harris, community columnist

Growing up in a southern household, I never really saw a lot of men in the kitchen. However, I observed early on that when a bunch of men rolled out a grill and you started to smell charcoal, something pretty exciting was about to happen.

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HSN to move Va. operations to Piney Flats

HSN to move Va. operations to Piney Flats

June 17th, 2015 8:26 am by Associated Press

The facility in Roanoke County employs 350 people. HSN says in a statement that the facility can't accommodate its distribution network's expanding needs and its plans for automation. The facility's operations will be transferred to Piney Flats.

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