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Booming senior population swells ranks of hungry

Booming senior population swells ranks of hungry

March 15th, 2014 7:48 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — Senior hunger and living needs were highlighted at a Friday legislative breakfast hosted by Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee.

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Trip to Greeneville museum puts youth in touch with area's role in history

Trip to Greeneville museum puts youth in touch with area's role in history

March 15th, 2014 7:43 pm by Calvin Sneed

Every two years, Johnnie Mae Swagerty brings a busload of the New Vision Youth to the Nathanael Greene Museum in Greeneville to educate them on African-American history they might not know about.

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Open hearts, open home make Kingsport couple Tenn. Foster Parents of the Year

Open hearts, open home make Kingsport couple Tenn. Foster Parents of the Year

March 15th, 2014 2:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Out of thousands of foster families around Tennessee, a Kingsport couple took home the award for 2013 Foster Parents of the Year.

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Community
Diabetes Alert sticker program informs police  officers of motorists' potential medical problems

Diabetes Alert sticker program informs police officers of motorists' potential medical problems

March 15th, 2014 12:46 am by Staff report

Representatives of Bristol Motor Speedway, Wellmont Health System, Lilly Diabetes and the American Diabetes Association joined NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Ryan Reed Friday to tout the value of the Diabetes Alert sticker.

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Community Local News
VALUES program needs backpacks, blankets for foster children

VALUES program needs backpacks, blankets for foster children

March 15th, 2014 12:38 am by Staff report

The VALUES Backpack Program was created so foster children could be a part of helping others. The children are familiar with what it's like to be taken out of a home, with many carrying their belongings in trash bags.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of March 9

March 14th, 2014 6:32 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Many of these photos also appeared in our Focus on Bristol edition of Sunday Stories on March 9.

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Community Business & Technology
KOSBE Presents Mobile App Marketing Training Opportunity: Going Mobile in a Mobile World!

KOSBE Presents Mobile App Marketing Training Opportunity: Going Mobile in a Mobile World!

March 14th, 2014 11:31 am by Dana Glenn

Appville 101 will host a free workshop, Going Mobile in a Mobile World!, on Tuesday, March 18, from 9 to 11 a.m., at your Kingpsort Chamber of Commerce. Pre-registration is required.

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Community Videos TriCityMom Furry Friends
SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend!

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! - VIDEO

March 14th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter, Blountville, TN.

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Community Health
Spring forward with these veggies

Spring forward with these veggies

March 13th, 2014 12:00 pm by Marci Gore

With spring right around the corner, now is the perfect time to enjoy fresh vegetables. Try these recipes for using early spring veggies.

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Community Videos TriCityMom Furry Friends
KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend!

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! - VIDEO

March 13th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's (3.13.14) adoptable furry friends at the Kingsport Animal Shelter.

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