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With Christmas approaching, Rescue Fund  at 75% of goal

With Christmas approaching, Rescue Fund at 75% of goal

December 22nd, 2013 12:21 am by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — Over the past several weeks, the Times-News has shared the stories of some of the more than 2,000 families receiving food vouchers from the Rescue Fund this year. Many of them trace hardship to medical problems and/or recent unemployment.

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Jefferson students collecting  money to help build well in Africa

Jefferson students collecting money to help build well in Africa

December 21st, 2013 11:50 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Students at Jefferson Elementary School in Kingsport want to change the world. Every 19 seconds, a child dies from lack of clean drinking water or from developing diseases associated with drinking dirty water.

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SW Va. woman's baking creativity wins trip to Duncan Hines’ test kitchen

SW Va. woman's baking creativity wins trip to Duncan Hines’ test kitchen

December 21st, 2013 12:25 pm by Marci Gore

Genell was treated to a trip to Parsippany, N.J. after one of her recipe creations was selected as a winner of the Duncan Hines 2013 Spring Bake Recipe

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Editorial: It’s time to end irrational, costly war on marijuana

Editorial: It’s time to end irrational, costly war on marijuana

December 20th, 2013 5:55 pm by Kingsport Times-News

Is it logical to continue to expend society’s legal resources to prosecute and incarcerate those who choose to consume a drug which is no more a threat to safety or a detriment to any of us than is alcohol?

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Dec. 15

December 20th, 2013 3:25 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Our weekly Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Some of the photos appeared in print edition of Sunday Stories on Dec. 15.

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Photos: Mary Hughes Students Give Back to the Community

December 20th, 2013 1:20 pm by David Grace

Instead of exchanging gifts to one another the students chose to give back to their community. Starting before Thanksgiving students collected dog and cat food, cat litter, treats, toys, leashes, and cleaning supplies.

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Photo gallery: Angel Tree program provides gifts for over 4,000 children

December 20th, 2013 8:34 am by David Grace

The Salvation Army of Kingsport distributed gifts to the families of about 4,000 children

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Blountville Christmas Parade set for Saturday

Blountville Christmas Parade set for Saturday

December 19th, 2013 11:34 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Originally scheduled for last week, the event — which draws a variety of floats, bands and other assorted entries from the community — was postponed due to inclement weather.

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Airport Authority recognizes Powley for aviation education efforts

Airport Authority recognizes Powley for aviation education efforts

December 19th, 2013 11:29 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — Airport Authority commissioners held a special recognition Thursday for retired Air Force Lt. Col. Bill Powley and his recent induction into the Tennessee Aviation Hall of Fame.

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