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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Beat the Winter Blues at Sycamore Shoals.

February 10th, 2014 4:29 pm by Ned Jilton

If you are looking for a way to shake off the winter doldrums check out Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area this week-end, Feb 15-16.

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Kennedy School distributes books from First Book Greater Kingsport grant

February 10th, 2014 3:30 pm by David Grace

First Book Greater Kingsport is part of First Book’s national network of volunteers who provide new books to children in need in communities through the region.

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Community Sunday Stories
Harvest of Hope community garden will soon spring back to life

Harvest of Hope community garden will soon spring back to life

February 10th, 2014 9:25 am by Katherine Scoggins

Now is time to get involved and reserve your own garden spot for the upcoming season. Applications and waivers are available from the United Way of Greater Kingsport office or by calling 423-378-3409.

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Community Scrapbook: Tiger Night at the Times-News

February 10th, 2014 6:00 am by Sunday Scrapbook

The Scouts toured the building, played games, met with staff, had their photos taken in a Happy Snaps booth and enjoyed a snack during their visit.

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MECC’s 38th annual John Fox Jr. Literary Festival scheduled for  March 19

MECC’s 38th annual John Fox Jr. Literary Festival scheduled for March 19

February 9th, 2014 11:37 pm by Staff Report

The Mountain Empire Community College Foundation announced Friday the 38th annual John Fox Jr. Literary Festival, featuring guest authors Darnell Arnoult and Rita Quillen, will begin at 10 a.m. on March 19.

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Emory & Henry collaborative expands on community service

Emory & Henry collaborative expands on community service

February 9th, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

An agreement signed Jan. 15 between Emory & Henry and the Rensselaerville Institute of New York has the potential to help reshape American higher education for the public good, and help bring clean water to rural areas.

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Lazarus the cat gives Kennedy students lesson in accepting differences

Lazarus the cat gives Kennedy students lesson in accepting differences

February 8th, 2014 8:10 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Some pre-kindergarten students learned Thursday about appreciating the differences among humans, a lesson delivered by a famously different feline.

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Several area events planned to mark Black History Month

Several area events planned to mark Black History Month

February 8th, 2014 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

Negro History Week was launched in 1926 by Carter G. Woodson, an early scholar of African-American history. Now, nearly 90 years later, it has become a monthlong event, celebrated each February to recognize the accomplishments and culture of African-Ameri

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Longtime Hawkins leader Virgil Mallett dead at 80

Longtime Hawkins leader Virgil Mallett dead at 80

February 7th, 2014 8:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — Virgil Mallett had served on the Hawkins County Commission since 1998, and even through the most difficult periods of his battle with cancer, very rarely did he miss a commission or committee meeting.

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Community Health
Frontier Health adds Spanish links on website Get Help pages

Frontier Health adds Spanish links on website Get Help pages

February 7th, 2014 3:25 pm by Staff Report

Frontier Health just added Spanish translation Get Help (Consiga Ayuda) pages for the behavioral health care organization’s website.

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