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Barracudas deliver successful meet at Kingsport Aquatic Center

Barracudas deliver successful meet at Kingsport Aquatic Center

October 27th, 2013 11:31 pm by Chris Coraggio, community contributor

This past weekend, the Barracuda Swim Club of Northeast Tennessee hosted the annual Pumpkin Patch Invitational Swim Meet at the Kingsport Aquatic Center, and the new facility was a great draw.

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MECC hosting survivor of holocaust for lecture series

MECC hosting survivor of holocaust for lecture series

October 27th, 2013 7:37 pm by Staff Report

BIG STONE GAP — Mountain Empire Community College will host Dr. Walter Ziffer, a survivor of the Holocaust, at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11 in the Goodloe Center as part of the college’s Living Legends lecture series.

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CHES top fundraisers rewarded with limo ride for lunch at Pizza Plus

October 27th, 2013 4:07 pm by Jeff Bobo

Church Hill Elementary School took its top fundraising students on a limo ride to Pizza Plus for lunch last week.

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Apple a day packs powerful punch -- with recipes

Apple a day packs powerful punch -- with recipes

October 27th, 2013 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

October is National Apple Month and, in recognition of this, the U.S. Apple Association offers the following recipes you may want to try this apple season.

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Pumpkin Patch Swim Meet under way at aquatic center

Pumpkin Patch Swim Meet under way at aquatic center

October 27th, 2013 5:00 am by Chris Coraggio, community contributor

The Pumpkin Patch Swim Meet, hosted by the Barracuda Swim Club, kicked off Saturday in the Holston Medical Group Competition Pool at the Kingsport Aquatic Center.

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United Way of Southwest Virginia sets $150,000 goal for Scott County campaign

United Way of Southwest Virginia sets $150,000 goal for Scott County campaign

October 26th, 2013 7:22 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — The United Way of Southwest Virginia kicked off its campaign this week to raise $150,000 for various nonprofit agencies that provide a multitude of services for those less fortunate living in Scott County.

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Daughter's blindness leads Kingsport woman to urge blindness awareness

Daughter's blindness leads Kingsport woman to urge blindness awareness

October 26th, 2013 2:00 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

It took Tiffany Brickey a few months to realize that her newborn daughter Leah Renee Grace wasn’t paying attention to the television, focusing on objects or reaching to pick up items.

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FEMA funds allotted to food, shelter programs in Wise County

FEMA funds allotted to food, shelter programs in Wise County

October 26th, 2013 11:13 am by Stephen Igo

BIG STONE GAP — Wise County will receive $15,564 from the Emergency Food and Shelter Program chaired by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the area.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth - Starlets at the TriCities Women's Expo 2013

October 26th, 2013 9:48 am by Staff Report

See the fun all the starlets are having at the Happy Snaps booth at the TriCities Women's Expo 2013 at Meadowview Convention Center presented by the Kingsport Times-News and Johnson City Press.

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Second Harvest Food Bank makes move to Kingsport

Second Harvest Food Bank makes move to Kingsport

October 25th, 2013 10:19 pm by Sue Guinn Legg, NET News Service

Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee has made the move to its new Kingsport location.

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