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Senior Connect offers wealth of information for senior adults and their caregivers

Senior Connect offers wealth of information for senior adults and their caregivers

January 16th, 2014 2:00 pm by Katina Rose

The website offers a comprehensive list of providers and covers a variety of topics, such as medical care, quality of life activities, volunteer opportunities, church groups and even travel groups.

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Top Fuel champ bringing teen driving course to BMS

Top Fuel champ bringing teen driving course to BMS

January 16th, 2014 11:36 am by Nick Shepherd

The loss of his sons in a motor vehicle crash led Doug Herbert to establish the program: “I don’t wish any parent to go through what I went through.”

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Postal Service shreds misdirected Imagination Library books

Postal Service shreds misdirected Imagination Library books

January 15th, 2014 11:03 pm by Nick Shepherd

For years, the Postal Service would allow volunteers with Imagination Library to reclaim the books. That started to change about a year ago. The USPS said setting the books aside was a service it was not being paid for and therefore had to stop.

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Government offices to close for M.L.K. Day, Lee-Jackson Day

Government offices to close for M.L.K. Day, Lee-Jackson Day

January 15th, 2014 10:45 pm by Staff report

Several government offices in Tennessee will be closed Monday in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday, with many Virginia offices also closing Friday for Lee-Jackson Day.

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Community Health
Buyer beware: Weight-loss products that sound too good to be true probably are

Buyer beware: Weight-loss products that sound too good to be true probably are

January 15th, 2014 6:00 am by Marci Gore

According to industry statistics, about one third of all adults are overweight, spending more than $150 billion in medical care associated with obesity-related illnesses.

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Storage & organizing ideas using vintage finds

Storage & organizing ideas using vintage finds

January 14th, 2014 11:56 am by Melissa Baskette

One resolution that is likely near the top of many lists is “GET ORGANIZED.” If you love vintage décor, before you head out to buy new organizing systems or products, why not consider incorporating vintage finds to corral that clutter?

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Editorial: Sullivan should consider redistricting to reduce number of commissioners

Editorial: Sullivan should consider redistricting to reduce number of commissioners

January 14th, 2014 9:04 am by Staff Report

With a 4.6 percent raise last fall, Sullivan County commissioners are now the highest paid county commissioners in the region. And before they chop one dime from local services that benefit taxpayers, they might consider why we need so many of them.

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‘{One}’ fundraiser making third appearance for children’s hospital

‘{One}’ fundraiser making third appearance for children’s hospital

January 14th, 2014 8:46 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Since she’s in charge of raising money for a children’s hospital, Cookie McKinney thought it reasonable that children should be included in a fundraiser. So she turned to some friends on Broadway who have huge hearts for children.

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Parks & Rec Youth Winter Tennis Session to start Feb. 18

Parks & Rec Youth Winter Tennis Session to start Feb. 18

January 13th, 2014 2:12 pm by tommy wolterman, community contributor

The Kingsport Parks and Recreation Department's Youth Winter Tennis Session will be held Feb. 18 through March 6 the the Kingsport V.O. Dobbins Sr.

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New year brings new opportunities to get involved at Kingsport Theatre Guild

New year brings new opportunities to get involved at Kingsport Theatre Guild

January 13th, 2014 10:30 am by Katherine Scoggins

Kingsport Theatre Guild, a community theater which has been a part of the community for over 60 years, needs your help! Volunteers of all ages and levels of expertise are needed throughout the year to weave the magic that is live theater.

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