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Vince Staten: Readers update 84-year-old errors from initial 1929 cyclone reports premium content

May 30th, 2013 11:01 pm by Staff Report

The newspaper is the first draft of history. And as my colleague Rick Wagner notes, sometimes the only draft. In Sunday’s column about the Rye Cove Cyclone of 1929, I used that first draft as my source material.

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Longtime Kingsport educator Barbara Goodlett dies

Longtime Kingsport educator Barbara Goodlett dies

May 30th, 2013 6:19 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Veteran educator, former city school board member and author Barbara Goodlett died Thursday. Goodlett was an English teacher and later vice principal at Dobyns-Bennett. After retirement from the school system, she served on the BOE.

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Photos of pet can help fight cancer

Photos of pet can help fight cancer

May 30th, 2013 3:11 pm by Staff Report

Cute pictures of pets can not only populate their owners’ Facebook pages but, in an upcoming event, also play an important philanthropic role in the region’s health.

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Rogersville girl wins pageant

Rogersville girl wins pageant

May 30th, 2013 9:54 am by Tomorrow Miller, community contributor

Rogersville girl wins Sunburst pageant

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Bicycling enjoyable and good for all ages

Bicycling enjoyable and good for all ages

May 30th, 2013 6:00 am by Rebekah Wilson

Whether you ride to feel the breeze or to feel the burn, bicycling is an activity that all ages can appreciate and enjoy.

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State summit in Kingsport seeks to reduce cancer burden

State summit in Kingsport seeks to reduce cancer burden

May 29th, 2013 11:59 pm by Staff Report

Chef Eric B. Levine, the 2011 “Chopped” champion and a five-time cancer survivor, will deliver the keynote address at the Tennessee Cancer Coalition’s (TC2) annual summit June 6-7 in Kingsport.

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Auto Expo features hybrids, electric cars

Auto Expo features hybrids, electric cars

May 29th, 2013 2:49 pm by Staff Report

The Green Drive Auto Expo will be held Thursday, May 30, at the Kingsport Farmers Market. Hybrids, electric cars, and high fuel-efficient cars from nine Kingsport auto dealers will be on display.

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Creation Kingdom offers a fun adventure without the long drive

Creation Kingdom offers a fun adventure without the long drive

May 29th, 2013 2:04 pm by Katina Rose

Creation Kingdom Zoo, located in the Snowflake community of Scott County, Va., offers visitors a chance to interact with staff members who routinely walk around to answer questions and offer information.

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Former NICU patient’s care inspires blanket donations

Former NICU patient’s care inspires blanket donations

May 29th, 2013 1:49 pm by Staff Report

The NICU is also a beneficiary of Wellmont Health System’s Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals funds. The CMN radiothon will be held May 30-31 and June 2.

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Local nonprofit aims to provide beds for 500 children in Moore, Okla.

Local nonprofit aims to provide beds for 500 children in Moore, Okla.

May 29th, 2013 8:19 am by Nick Shepherd

Beds4Kids is working with families that have been directly impacted by the tornado and a few churches near Moore. Founder Lauren Glass is also trying to get in contact with the Department of Human Services in Oklahoma.

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