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United WE READ Summer Book Club helps prevent the 'summer slide'

United WE READ Summer Book Club helps prevent the 'summer slide'

July 1st, 2014 3:18 pm by Kandy Childress, community contributor

Over 614 kindergarten, first-, second- and third-graders read their way into the United Way of Greater Kingsport's Second Annual United WE READ Summer Book Club Celebration.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of June 22

June 30th, 2014 7:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Some of the photos also appeared in the June 22 edition of Sunday Stories.

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Community Scrapbook: YMCA HYPE Camp

June 30th, 2014 4:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Recently, campers in the YMCA's HYPE Camp volunteered at the Harvest of Hope (HOH) Community Garden in Kingsport.

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Unsung Heroes: Gate City Civitan works to make a difference in the community

Unsung Heroes: Gate City Civitan works to make a difference in the community

June 30th, 2014 2:30 pm by Whitney H. Parker

The club is guided by the Civitan motto: Builders of Good Citizenship. And this is exactly what they do.

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AmeriCorps helps local man find his path

AmeriCorps helps local man find his path

June 29th, 2014 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Cameron Perkins studied at East Tennessee State University and was approaching his third year, but still had not declared a major. He said he needed to take some time off because it was pointless to keep going if he didn't know what to do.

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Oasis of Kingsport opens doors to local women

Oasis of Kingsport opens doors to local women

June 29th, 2014 4:05 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

The Oasis of Kingsport, which just opened at 1009 East Sullivan Street in Downtown Kingsport on June 16, is a gathering place for all women and children (including boys 10 and under), offering services to promote self-sufficiency and empowerment.

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Community Scrapbook: Young photographers showcase their love of Southwest Virginia

June 29th, 2014 3:45 pm by Debra McCown, Community Contributor

It's certainly a time of year when a lot of photos are taken. Not to be overlooked is this set of photos that reflects another perspective: how our young people see the world through the lens of a camera.

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HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH - Kingsport Twilight Alive 6.27.14

June 27th, 2014 5:00 pm by Staff Report

Check out photos of people having fun pretending to be Rock Stars, at the Times-News Happy Snaps Photo Booth, for the 2014 Twilight Alive Concert Series in Downtown Kingsport, TN, on 6.27.14.

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TCF 5th-grade team wins Tennessee AAU title

TCF 5th-grade team wins Tennessee AAU title

June 27th, 2014 3:05 pm by Staff Report

The Tennessee Chosen Few Elite AAU fifth- and sixth-grade boys basketball teams recently competed in the Tennessee Division 2 AAU championships in Nashville. The fifth-grade team won its division and the sixth-grade team place fourth in its age class.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 6.27.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 6.27.14 - VIDEO

June 27th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies who need a good home at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Simon, Granny, Abbie, Angel, Micah, and Artie.

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