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STEM support still strong  among Sullivan County officials

STEM support still strong among Sullivan County officials

December 7th, 2013 7:16 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee will remain open next year despite Kingsport’s pullout from the STEM program, Sullivan County officials continue to say in comments and in writing.

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Rescue Fund stricken couple’s only chance to provide Christmas for son

Rescue Fund stricken couple’s only chance to provide Christmas for son

December 7th, 2013 7:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — A Hawkins County couple and their 8-year-old son each have serious medical conditions, and with bills constantly piling up there wouldn’t be much of a Christmas for them this year without the Times-News Rescue Fund.

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Kingsport officials consider  revised  high-end housing  plan

Kingsport officials consider revised high-end housing plan

December 7th, 2013 6:58 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport Planning Department has created a draft set of rules and guidelines for the city’s new Professional Housing Stimulus Program, with some changes and additions from the initial idea.

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2013 Tennessee Report Card illuminates Sullivan County schools’ successes, shortfalls

2013 Tennessee Report Card illuminates Sullivan County schools’ successes, shortfalls

December 7th, 2013 6:47 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County Assistant Director of Teaching and Learning David Timbs sees promise in the system’s 2013 Tennessee Report Card results, especially in ACT scores and math scores.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth with Santa at Region's Bank on Church Circle.

December 7th, 2013 6:42 pm by Staff Report

Santa visited Region's Bank for downtown Kingsport's Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration.

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Ballot for Sullivan County primaries filling up

Ballot for Sullivan County primaries filling up

December 7th, 2013 6:41 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The list of candidates and would-be nominees for Sullivan County elected offices on the ballot next year has grown over the past couple of weeks.

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Georgia Tech blows past ETSU 87-57

Georgia Tech blows past ETSU 87-57

December 7th, 2013 6:40 pm by MATT WINKELJOHN, Associated Press

Marcus Georges-Hunt scored 14 of his 18 points in the first half Saturday, when Georgia Tech used a big run late in the period to blow open the game on the way to a 87-57 win over East Tennessee State.

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Rotary Club delivers new shoes, socks to hundreds of Scott County children

Rotary Club delivers new shoes, socks to hundreds of Scott County children

December 7th, 2013 6:29 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Rotary Club members fanned out to Scott County’s 14 school campuses Thursday and Friday to deliver hundreds of pairs of shoes and socks to less fortunate children in time for Christmas.

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