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Best-selling author Rachel Held Evans to speak in Kingsport, Bristol

Best-selling author Rachel Held Evans to speak in Kingsport, Bristol

February 21st, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

Rachel Held Evans is an award-winning author and popular blogger with more than a quarter of a million visits to her blog each month.

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Winshape Camps to offer summer program for kids

Winshape Camps to offer summer program for kids

February 21st, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

On Sunday, WinShape Camps for the Communities begins Kick Off Week in Kingsport for its summer day camp program.

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Community Sunday Stories
Lions Volunteer Blind Industries opens new facility in Kingsport

Lions Volunteer Blind Industries opens new facility in Kingsport

February 21st, 2014 9:42 am by Amanda J. Vicars

Volunteer Blind Industries was founded by four members of the Johnson City Lions Club in 1951. The "men of vision" saw a need within the community and sought a means to employ blind and visually-impaired people.

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Scrapbook Gallery: What Love Looks Like (Week 3)

February 20th, 2014 5:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Sunday Stories is celebrating Valentine's Day throughout the month of February by showcasing reader photos that illustrate 'What Love Looks Like.'

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First Broad Street United Methodist Church replaces steeple

February 20th, 2014 1:16 pm by David Grace

The 12,000-pound steeple looks almost identical to its predecessor, and as a finishing touch the church plans to re-install the original cross on top of the spire.

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Community Health
Cancer death rates down 20%

Cancer death rates down 20%

February 20th, 2014 11:15 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The annual cancer statistics report from the American Cancer Society finds steady declines in cancer death rates for the past two decades add up to a 20 percent drop in the overall risk of dying from cancer over that time period.

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Volunteer of the year(s): Norton woman has helped others for decades

Volunteer of the year(s): Norton woman has helped others for decades

February 20th, 2014 9:22 am by Stephen Igo

Anyone who knows Barbara Caruso - and that includes practically everyone in Norton and Wise County - knows her outstanding and dedicated volunteer service spills into in many aspects of community spirited activism.

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Community Local News
Church Hill marks milestone for Lyons Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church

Church Hill marks milestone for Lyons Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church

February 19th, 2014 11:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

The public is invited to help the Lyons Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church in the New Canton community of Hawkins County celebrate its 145th anniversary next month.

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Community Sunday Stories
Unsung Heroes: Creative Thyme Garden Club helps to brighten the region's landscape

Unsung Heroes: Creative Thyme Garden Club helps to brighten the region's landscape

February 19th, 2014 3:52 pm by Katherine Scoggins

Since its inception in the early 90s, the garden club has participated in numerous projects, learned from guest speakers and hands-on projects, and undertaken special projects to beautify the Kingsport community.

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Community Local News
Man still hoping for answers 12 years after sister who lived in Hawkins disappeared

Man still hoping for answers 12 years after sister who lived in Hawkins disappeared

February 18th, 2014 11:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Gregory Rogers prays about his sister Nadine every day, but the emotions are always stronger in February because that's the month she went missing from her Church Hill home 12 years ago.

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