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Friends In Need brings services under one roof

Friends In Need brings services under one roof

January 6th, 2014 9:16 am by Collin Brooks

For 20 years, Friends In Need has provided the working uninsured of Hawkins, Sullivan and Scott (Va.) counties with the vital medical and dental care that would otherwise be unavailable. And that's not going to change, no matter what might in government.

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Community
Air National Guardsmen and the Stanley Cup

Air National Guardsmen and the Stanley Cup

January 6th, 2014 8:38 am by Colin Lawson, community contributor

Members of the Mississippi Air National Guard, including a man from Kingsport, struck lucky on a recent trip to Europe as they bumped into the world-famous Stanley Cup.

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Community
Hoagland to hold book signing Saturday

Hoagland to hold book signing Saturday

January 6th, 2014 8:09 am by Linda Hoagland, community contributor

Author Linda Hudson Hoagland will be signing books from her Lindsay Harris Murder Mystery Series and her Ellen Series along with her newly released volume of poetry at the Piccadilly in Kingsport on Jan. 11 from noon until 7 p.m.

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Community Local News
Ministry shopping for used trailer for Rogersville family that was almost homeless

Ministry shopping for used trailer for Rogersville family that was almost homeless

January 5th, 2014 9:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Rogersville family of seven that was on the verge of being homeless last month is now staying in temporary housing, with a permanent solution on the horizon.

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Community Local News
With record low temperatures in the forecast, Hawkins County EMA prepares for worst

With record low temperatures in the forecast, Hawkins County EMA prepares for worst

January 5th, 2014 9:19 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — With record low temperatures and high winds in the forecast for Monday and Tuesday, the director of the Hawkins County Emergency Management Agency is hoping for the best, but preparing for the worst.

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Community Sunday Stories
King students brighten holidays with Help-Portrait event

King students brighten holidays with Help-Portrait event

January 5th, 2014 3:15 pm by Staff Report

The Help-Portrait events were originally founded in 2009 by celebrity photography Jeremy Cowart as a way for a community of photographers to come together across the world to use their photography skills to give back to their local communities.

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Community Local News
7-year-old doing well following heart, double lung transplant

7-year-old doing well following heart, double lung transplant

January 4th, 2014 10:36 pm by Sue Guinn Legg, NET News Service

Two weeks out from his triple organ transplant, 7-year-old Weston Keeton of Blountville spent Christmas Day intubated and miserable.

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Community Local News Business & Technology
Four area organizations among Virginia  groups receiving tourism grants

Four area organizations among Virginia groups receiving tourism grants

January 4th, 2014 7:43 pm by Wes Bunch

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s office announced more than $750,000 in funding as part of the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s (VTC) Marketing Leverage Grant program.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Dec. 29

January 4th, 2014 3:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers.

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Community Health
Lose Big 2014 contest set to weigh in

Lose Big 2014 contest set to weigh in

January 3rd, 2014 10:57 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

A year ago, Stella Robinette was borderline diabetic and knew that losing weight was a necessity. Though the 2013 Greater Kingsport Lose Big contest, she lost 47 pounds and learned how to make lasting positive lifestyle changes.

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