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Daybook for April 7, 2007

Staff Report • Apr 7, 2007 at 12:33 PM

Kingsport Public Library and Senior Citizens Center will be closed for Easter weekend.

Dobyns-Bennett High School Junior Statesmen of America will hold a pancake breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. at the school's Instrumental Music Building. Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey and U.S. Rep. David Davis will speak at 8:30 a.m. Also in attendance will be state Rep. Jon Lundberg, Kingsport Mayor Dennis Phillips, and former congressional candidate Dr. Phil Roe. Tickets are $10.

Washington County Soil Conservation District Youth Board will hold its annual Tree Day sale beginning at 9 a.m. at the district office, 1105 E. Jackson Blvd., Jonesborough.

Bloomingdale Ruritan Club will hold its Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. at Sullivan North High School, John B. Dennis Highway, Kingsport. Four age groups through 12 years old. Prizes awarded.

Family Easter Egg Hunt, presented by 98.5 WTFM, Food City and The Junction, will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Memorial Park, Fort Henry Drive, across from J. Fred Johnson Stadium.

Kingsport Parks and Recreation, New Vision Youth, Riverview Resident Association and Riverview Boys and Girls Club will hold an Easter Egg Hunt at 11 a.m. at V.O. Dobbins Park, Kingsport. Prizes awarded. Call 246-6623.

Humane Society of Greater Sullivan County will hold an adopt-athon for abandoned bull mastiff puppies from 1 to 4 p.m. at PetSmart, Eastman Road, Kingsport.


Tennessee Highway Patrol will conduct driver's license roadside safety checkpoints on State Route 347 at Walkers Fork Church and on State Route 93 at 3MM in Sullivan County through April 14.

Peters Hollow Egg Fight, a tradition begun in 1823, will begin at 1 p.m. at a site off Peters Hollow Loop, which is off Highway 91 in Carter County. Call 547-3852.

Wellmont Health System's Marsh Regional Blood Center will hold public blood drives from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Wise Correctional Unit and from 1 to 4 p.m. at Alpha Coal, both in Wise. Donors must be 17 or older, weigh 110 pounds or more, and be in good health. Call 224-5888.

Kingsport Historic Zoning Commission will meet at 1:30 p.m. in the Bob Clear Conference Room, 201 W. Market St. Call Ken Weems at 229-9368.

Washington County Commission water task force committee will meet at 5 p.m. in the conference room at the Washington County Office Building, Jonesborough.

Sullivan County Commission animal shelter committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Sullivan County Courthouse, Blountville.

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