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King University students get hands-on lesson in global citizenship

King University students get hands-on lesson in global citizenship

July 5th, 2013 4:39 pm by Staff Report

For most students, spring break is always a time for adventure. For many King students, this is a time to give back, a time of stewardship. During spring break 2013, 34 students took part in mission trips to Brooklyn, N.Y., Camden, N.J., Bunnell, Fla., an

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Arborist certification course set for Abingdon

Arborist certification course set for Abingdon

July 5th, 2013 1:52 pm by Staff Report

The Arborist Certification Course will be held July 16-18 in Abingdon in cooperation with Trees Virginia. It has been designed to assist tree care professionals and other professionals who wish to become certified arborists.

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Military veterans posthumously honored with awards

Military veterans posthumously honored with awards

July 5th, 2013 9:50 am by Staff Report

Two U.S. military veterans from Kingsport were posthumously awarded military service awards by the Johnson City Chapter 754 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.

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Block parties kick off Fun Fest

Block parties kick off Fun Fest

July 5th, 2013 8:52 am by Staff Report

The official start of Fun Fest is still a week away, but you can start getting into the festive spirit with block parties this weekend and next week.

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DKA Fourth of July Celebration

July 5th, 2013 12:22 am by J. H. Osborne

The weather forecast was gloomy, but the mood of the crowd attending the DKA's salute to the Fourth was anything but.

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Independence Day celebrations

July 4th, 2013 12:22 pm by David Grace

In spite of the threat of rain, parade goers turned out for the Independence Day celebrations.

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Fresh from the Farm:  Jim LaFollette would like to encourage more young people to farm

Fresh from the Farm: Jim LaFollette would like to encourage more young people to farm

July 4th, 2013 10:00 am by Katherine Scoggins

Jim LaFollette is not your “average” farmer. He did grow up on a farm in Stanley Valley with a father who was a full-time farmer. He spent 20 years at Eastman Chemical Company as a fireman before his retirement in 2005.

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Saturday’s Mount Carmel Block Party to be focused on community fun

Saturday’s Mount Carmel Block Party to be focused on community fun

July 4th, 2013 6:00 am by Jeff Bobo

MOUNT CARMEL — Organizers of this year’s annual Mount Carmel Block Party are trying something new, doing away with the antique car and tractor show in favor of a “new” car show.

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Wise localities line up full slate of events for Independence Day

July 3rd, 2013 9:03 pm by STEPHEN IGO

NORTON — Fireworks of one sort or another will fill the skies around Wise County after dark on Thursday. The city of Norton has at least announced a rain date for Friday just in case Mother Nature doesn’t prove cooperative Thursday.

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Bishop and GrayHarr refuse to be defined by traditional genres

Bishop and GrayHarr refuse to be defined by traditional genres

July 3rd, 2013 4:14 pm by Amanda Marsh

When Dwight Bishop and Cyndee GrayHarr merged their musical talents, the duo made an important decision.

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