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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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Community Blogs
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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Community TriCityMom
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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Bristol resident wins BMS pace car at Sharky 500

Bristol resident wins BMS pace car at Sharky 500

October 15th, 2013 5:42 pm by contributed by Bristol Motor Speedway

Cathy Creger's rubber shark outpaced all the competition Saturday in the sixth Bristol Motor Speedway Sharky 500, earning the Bristol resident the 2013 BMS Ford Mustang pace car valued at more than $38,000.

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Community Sunday Stories TriCityMom
Scrapbook Flashback: Readers invited to share old Halloween pictures

Scrapbook Flashback: Readers invited to share old Halloween pictures

October 15th, 2013 3:31 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Halloween is just a few weeks away. To celebrate, Sunday Stories is accepting photos for another Scrapbook Flashback.

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Community

Little City Roller Girls present 'Night of the Rolling Dead'

October 15th, 2013 3:27 pm by Little City Roller Girls, community contributor

The event will feature costume contests, prize giveaways and "Zombiefication."

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Community Sunday Stories
Folks You Should Know:  Cobus Van Der Merwe shares recipe for a healthy life

Folks You Should Know: Cobus Van Der Merwe shares recipe for a healthy life

October 15th, 2013 2:55 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Soon-to-be 86-year-old Cobus Van Der Merwe - known as “Oupa” to his seven grandchildren - modestly reflects on his life's crowning achievements with the knowing smile of a man who's truly lived.

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