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Editorial: Readers enable Rescue Fund to help our neighbors in need

Editorial: Readers enable Rescue Fund to help our neighbors in need

November 17th, 2013 8:00 am by Staff Report

For 40 years, readers of this newspaper have made a difference in many thousands of lives through the Times-News Rescue Fund. Their donations allow families to receive food vouchers that might not fill the refrigerator, but do help those who are in need.

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Rescue Fund: Health problems pile up as mother of three tries to provide Christmas

Rescue Fund: Health problems pile up as mother of three tries to provide Christmas

November 17th, 2013 12:38 am by Nick Shepherd

Raising three kids can be tough on anybody. Now imagine raising three kids while you have multiple sclerosis and lupus and have been diagnosed with cancer. Doctors have given her, at most, three years to live.

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Community Education
D-B band finishes 3rd in Class 3A, falls short of finals at BOA Grand Nationals

D-B band finishes 3rd in Class 3A, falls short of finals at BOA Grand Nationals

November 16th, 2013 6:10 pm by Staff Report

Unfortunately, the stellar performance wasn't enough to propel the Tribe into the elite field of 12 finalists slated to compete for the national title.

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40 year smoker, cancer patient wouldn't change a thing

40 year smoker, cancer patient wouldn't change a thing

November 16th, 2013 2:00 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

Matt Hilliard grew up the son of a smoker, sneaking cigarettes from his father from the time he was 12 or 13 years old. He smoked for 40 years and didn’t give up the habit until months after his stage IV lung cancer diagnosis.

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D-B band advances to semifinals at BOA Grand Nationals

D-B band advances to semifinals at BOA Grand Nationals

November 15th, 2013 10:04 pm by Staff report

More than 90 bands from 19 states started preliminary competition at the national event. On Saturday, Dobyns-Bennett will continue its quest for the grand national title in the semifinal round of competition.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Nov. 10

November 15th, 2013 3:07 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Our weekly Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Many of the photos in this week's gallery also appeared in Sunday Stories section of the newspaper on Nov. 10.

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Bluff City Middle School students collect items for church food pantry

Bluff City Middle School students collect items for church food pantry

November 15th, 2013 2:07 pm by Rachael Barnett, community contributor

“It's important to give to a food drive so people who don't have enough to eat will have enough. ” -- Eden Wimer, eighth grade

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Kingsport BOE's Lodal honored by TSBA, elected to board

Kingsport BOE's Lodal honored by TSBA, elected to board

November 15th, 2013 10:04 am by Marybeth McLain, community contributor

Kingsport City Schools announced Friday that Board of Education Vice-President Susan Lodal has been selected as the recipient of the Tennessee School Boards Association Ambassadors for Education Certified and Master Ambassador Awards.

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Area Scouts will be back out 'Scouting for Food' on Saturday

Area Scouts will be back out 'Scouting for Food' on Saturday

November 15th, 2013 9:21 am by Amanda Marsh

In 25 years, the Boy Scouts have collected 5 million cans of food. And there’s an added bonus – all of the food collected stays local. Each troop ensures that the goods it collects goes back into the same community that provided it.

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D-B competing for Bands of America Grand National Champion

D-B competing for Bands of America Grand National Champion

November 14th, 2013 3:53 pm by Rick Wagner

The Dobyns-Bennett High School marching band will be in Indiana Friday competing for the Grand National Champion title in the Bands of America.

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