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Happy Snaps Photos - Home Craft Days 2013 at Mountain Empire Community College.

October 17th, 2013 1:02 pm by Staff Report

Southwest Virginia's rich cultural heritage was on full display Saturday at Mountain Empire Community College's 42nd annual Home Craft Days festival in Big Stone Gap, Va.

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Cap the Gap seeks Christmas gift sponsors for foster children

Cap the Gap seeks Christmas gift sponsors for foster children

October 17th, 2013 9:14 am by Debra McCown

The number of kids in foster care is growing, said Leslie May, spokeswoman for Cap the Gap, a local nonprofit that helps to cover expenses for foster kids so they’re able to have more normal lives.

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ETSU to host reception for Lady Bucs basketball alumni

ETSU to host reception for Lady Bucs basketball alumni

October 16th, 2013 4:49 pm by Pat Kenney

As part of the 2013 ETSU Homecoming Weekend, the women’s basketball program is inviting all former Lady Bucs players to an alumni reception on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Johnson City Country Club.

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Haunts & Happenings: October offers portal to fall fun

Haunts & Happenings: October offers portal to fall fun

October 16th, 2013 4:35 pm by Carmen Musick

From haunted attractions that dial up the fear factor to the frolicking fun of hay rides and seasonal shows, the area is rich with choices this month.

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Kiwanis Towers gets $1.3 million renovation

Kiwanis Towers gets $1.3 million renovation

October 16th, 2013 12:30 pm by Sharon Hayes

Upgrades to the 95-unit apartment building include a new roof, new windows, a new front door, hot water boilers, and new insulation and stucco around the exterior of the six-story building.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Tennessee Waterfalls

October 16th, 2013 11:09 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos featuring Tennessee waterfalls. It was submitted by Kevin Ewers.

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Like it or not: Celebrities don’t owe any of us anything

Like it or not: Celebrities don’t owe any of us anything

October 16th, 2013 9:11 am by KERSEY REYNOLDS, INK COLUMNIST

I’m fairly certain it’s impossible for anyone to have escaped the subject, so I’ll use the example of Miley Cyrus to reintroduce a repressed truth: Neither she nor any other celebrity owes us a thing.

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Kree Harrison returns for second run aboard Santa Train

Kree Harrison returns for second run aboard Santa Train

October 15th, 2013 9:39 pm by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — The 23-year-old Texas native has performed country music since she was 3 years old, including four appearances on Rosie O’Donnell’s show “Most Talented Kids,” and found comfort in music to cope with the loss of her parents at a young age.

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Vince Staten: It may be the biggest game, but it won’t be the first premium content

October 15th, 2013 9:04 pm by VINCE STATEN

If the game between Tennessee and Virginia Tech goes off as planned at Bristol Motor Speedway, it won’t be the first big-time football game in the infield of a speedway. It won’t even be the first time for a football game in the infield at Bristol.

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Howl-o-ween to benefit dog park, animal shelters

Howl-o-ween to benefit dog park, animal shelters

October 15th, 2013 8:44 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — If you’re looking to scare up a good time this weekend, why not head to Howl-o-ween at the Kingsport Dog Park Saturday. The event will be free to the public and will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The park is located at 801 Granby Road.

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