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Bristol's annual America Recycles Day set for Nov. 16

October 31st, 2013 12:28 pm by Lori Worley, Community Contributor

The Keep Bristol Beautiful annual America Recycles Day will take place Saturday, Nov. 16.

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Local teachers named McGlothlin Awards semifinalists

October 31st, 2013 11:53 am by Staff Report

Blue Ridge PBS announced Thursday that 18 outstanding teachers from across the Blue Ridge region remain in the running for the prestigious 2014 McGlothlin Awards for Teaching Excellence.

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Haunts & Happenings: Halloween fun abounds

Haunts & Happenings: Halloween fun abounds

October 31st, 2013 9:30 am by Carmen Musick

Halloween is here and there are plenty of costume contests, movie nights and trunk-or-treats scheduled throughout the region. It's also the last week to enjoy some fall favorites, including corn mazes and haunted attractions.

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Origins of Halloween: Scholars say holiday has Christian, Celtic roots

Origins of Halloween: Scholars say holiday has Christian, Celtic roots

October 31st, 2013 8:36 am by Rick Wagner

Halloween’s contested origins run deep in early Christianity and/or pre-Christian Gaelic traditions. And true to its name, it has everything to do with the dearly — or not so dearly — departed.

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Hardtack and Hard Times; Battle of Big Creek 150th Anniversary Reenactment this Weekend.

October 31st, 2013 2:24 am by Ned Jilton

In addition to event details read what the officers commanding the actual battle in 1863 had to say.

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Photo Gallery: 2013 Kiwanis Bowl

October 30th, 2013 12:46 pm by Bill Sade, Community Contributor

The Boys and Girls Club has provided opportunities for young boys and girls to play football for many years. The gallery features team photos and action shots from the season-ending Kiwanis Bowl games.

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Second Harvest launches 'Project Thanksgiving' food drive

Second Harvest launches 'Project Thanksgiving' food drive

October 30th, 2013 11:45 am by Nick Shepherd

According to Second Harvest Food Bank, there are 101,253 people in Northeast Tennessee living in poverty and as many as one out of four children are food insecure.

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Toy Run to benefit Christmas for the Children

Toy Run to benefit Christmas for the Children

October 29th, 2013 11:03 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — After hitting an attendance slump last year, organizers of Rogersville’s 12th annual Toy Run to benefit “Christmas for the Children” are hoping perfect fall weather in the forecast for Saturday helps revive numbers.

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Rogersville Trunk-Or-Treat offers kids a safe Halloween experience

Rogersville Trunk-Or-Treat offers kids a safe Halloween experience

October 29th, 2013 10:51 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Someone once said that downtown Rogersville is haunted, and if that’s the case the local ghosts will have plenty of spooky company Thursday evening during the sixth annual “Trunk-Or-Treat” Halloween party.

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Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office holding Trunk-or-Treat

Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office holding Trunk-or-Treat

October 29th, 2013 10:26 pm by Staff report

All children must be accompanied by an adult, and parents are asked to remember to bring a bag for their children to collect candy.

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