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Community Sunday Stories
King students brighten holidays with Help-Portrait event

King students brighten holidays with Help-Portrait event

January 5th, 2014 3:15 pm by Staff Report

The Help-Portrait events were originally founded in 2009 by celebrity photography Jeremy Cowart as a way for a community of photographers to come together across the world to use their photography skills to give back to their local communities.

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Community Local News
7-year-old doing well following heart, double lung transplant

7-year-old doing well following heart, double lung transplant

January 4th, 2014 10:36 pm by Sue Guinn Legg, NET News Service

Two weeks out from his triple organ transplant, 7-year-old Weston Keeton of Blountville spent Christmas Day intubated and miserable.

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Community Local News Business & Technology
Four area organizations among Virginia  groups receiving tourism grants

Four area organizations among Virginia groups receiving tourism grants

January 4th, 2014 7:43 pm by Wes Bunch

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s office announced more than $750,000 in funding as part of the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s (VTC) Marketing Leverage Grant program.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Dec. 29

January 4th, 2014 3:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers.

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Community Health
Lose Big 2014 contest set to weigh in

Lose Big 2014 contest set to weigh in

January 3rd, 2014 10:57 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

A year ago, Stella Robinette was borderline diabetic and knew that losing weight was a necessity. Though the 2013 Greater Kingsport Lose Big contest, she lost 47 pounds and learned how to make lasting positive lifestyle changes.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Showcase: Breakfast with Santa

January 3rd, 2014 10:44 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase was submitted by Debra McCown. It features photos from 'Breakfast with Santa' at Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway.

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Community Sunday Stories
Folks You Should Know: 'Mama Marsha' retires from the Kingsport Senior Center

Folks You Should Know: 'Mama Marsha' retires from the Kingsport Senior Center

January 3rd, 2014 10:29 am by Katherine Scoggins

A Kingsport native and Lynn View graduate, Marsha Mullins has held a variety of jobs over a 16-year period: from driver to receptionist to records clerk to 'mind reader.'

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Community Sunday Stories TriCityMom
H.O.P.E. encourages youth to give back to the community

H.O.P.E. encourages youth to give back to the community

January 2nd, 2014 1:14 pm by Collin Brooks

H.O.P.E, Help Our Potential Evolve, is a non-profit community organization whose purpose is to educate the youth and cause an evolution of enrichment.

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Community Sunday Stories TriCityMom
New Vision Youth are making a difference in the community

New Vision Youth are making a difference in the community

January 2nd, 2014 11:26 am by Katherine Scoggins

New Vision Youth of Kingsport is not just a local non-profit organization, it is also a volunteer program that trains young people in community service, helps to build character, and teaches successful life skills.

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Community Blogs
Brian McKnight column: Robertson makes me wonder if ignorance is really freedom of speech

Brian McKnight column: Robertson makes me wonder if ignorance is really freedom of speech

January 2nd, 2014 7:15 am by BRIAN MCKNIGHT

Phil Robertson, the patriarch of the “Duck Dynasty” clan, was interviewed by GQ magazine and said a few things that people shouldn’t say when being interviewed by national magazines.

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