Kingsport Times News Thursday, July 31, 2014
Community Local News Regional & National
For the birds, keep feeders clean

For the birds, keep feeders clean

October 12th, 2013 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

If you’re not already feeding your backyard birds, Rack Cross, project manager for the Kingsport Birding Trail, says now is a good time to start.

Comments
Community Sunday Stories
'Leaps of Faith' led Scott native to unique jewelry business

'Leaps of Faith' led Scott native to unique jewelry business

October 12th, 2013 2:00 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Leaps of faith, that's what it took for Mendota, Va., resident Pam Powers to leave her position of many years as a doctor's office receptionist and turn a jewelry-making hobby into a business of 'blessings.'

Comments
Community Photos Education
Roosevelt’s  field day  puts accent  on  working together, anti-bullying

Roosevelt’s field day puts accent on working together, anti-bullying

October 11th, 2013 10:24 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The “coopetition” theme for field day, which physical education teacher Rebecca Good coined, kicked off Friday with an anti-bullying flash mob dance by the fifth grade. The students danced to a unity song written last year.

Comments
Community Local News
Va., Tenn. health commissioners announce ‘Keep Flu Out’ campaign

Va., Tenn. health commissioners announce ‘Keep Flu Out’ campaign

October 11th, 2013 7:53 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — Virginia Health Commissioner Cynthia Romero said, “The CDC (Centers for Disease Control) has informed us that at any one given time during the flu season, anywhere from 5 to 20 percent of our population can be infected with the flu."

Comments
Community Blogs Education
Music festival muddy but unforgettable experience

Music festival muddy but unforgettable experience

October 11th, 2013 1:30 pm by KATIE EDWARDS, INK columnist

For the first article of my senior school year, I had intended on scanning the local scene for bands around here that you should check out.

Comments
Community Photos Sunday Stories TriCityMom
Folks You Should Know: Walter Manis earns his name as Scott County's 'Punkin Man'

Folks You Should Know: Walter Manis earns his name as Scott County's 'Punkin Man'

October 11th, 2013 10:30 am by Katina Rose

During the months of August, September and October, Walter is surrounded by pumpkins and fall activities all day, seven days a week, but he wouldn’t think about spending his days any other way.

Comments
Entertainment Community Local Entertainment TriCityMom
Best Bets

Best Bets

October 11th, 2013 9:27 am by Entertainment Staff

A weekly look at activities and events taking place around the region.

Comments
Community Local News TriCityMom
Annual Wise County Famous Fall Fling set for Saturday, Sunday

Annual Wise County Famous Fall Fling set for Saturday, Sunday

October 10th, 2013 11:28 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE, Va. — It’s Flingin’ time in downtown Wise. The festival will feature scads of things to see and do, including the Kids Korner, a 5K race, Poker Bike Ride, pet contest, health booth, chili cook-off and much, much more.

Comments
Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Showcase: Scenic Southwest Virginia

October 10th, 2013 1:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos submitted by Fred Mattingly capturing the scenic beauty of Lee and Scott counties in Southwest Virginia.

Comments
News Community Videos Local News TriCityMom
KFD turns attention to kitchen for Fire Prevention Week

KFD turns attention to kitchen for Fire Prevention Week - VIDEO

October 10th, 2013 11:08 am by Nick Shepherd

Fire Prevention Week has officially started, and the Kingsport Fire Department has chosen to focus on the cause of most home fires — cooking.

Comments