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Wide range of occupations explored at Innovation Academy career fair premium content

May 23rd, 2013 11:37 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — From robotics and welding to funeral directing or working as a sheriff’s deputy or at an animal hospital, students at Innovation Academy’s inaugural career fair got a dose of adult livelihoods.

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Vince Staten: ‘Hitching the knot’ turned out well for Bob and Doris Miller premium content

May 23rd, 2013 11:29 pm by VINCE STATEN

RAF Mosquitos were bombing the German capital of Berlin. In the Pacific Theater, the Japanese were caught in a trap on the Alaskan island of Attu in the Battle of Massacre Bay. And Bob Miller was trying to get married.

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Celebrate Urban Birds with guided walk

Celebrate Urban Birds with guided walk

May 23rd, 2013 8:33 am by Staff Report

If you think downtown Kingsport is ready to take flight, then you’re right — in more ways than one. At 11 a.m., Friday, May 24, Kingsport will participate in the Celebrate Urban Birds event.

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Kingsport Antique & Rod Club  presenting events this weekend

Kingsport Antique & Rod Club presenting events this weekend premium content

May 22nd, 2013 10:29 pm by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport Antique & Rod Club will hold two of its major annual events this weekend: the “Super Cruise” on Friday, which serves as a fundraiser for The Ronald McDonald House, and the “Wilderness Trail Run” on Saturday.

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Sandi Patty to headline Fun Fest concert on July 17

Sandi Patty to headline Fun Fest concert on July 17

May 22nd, 2013 9:45 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT — Fun Fest 2013 will welcome Sandi Patty, the female vocalist who has won the most awards in contemporary Christian music history, to the lineup of events for this summer’s festival.

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American Cancer Society seeking participants for Cancer Prevention Study-3

May 22nd, 2013 7:49 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — The American Cancer Society (ACS) marked its 100th birthday Wednesday by encouraging Northeast Tennesseans and Southwest Virginians to participate in a research study.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Showcase: Family Fun Night

May 22nd, 2013 2:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Jeffrey Dingus. A collection of his photos appeared in the print edition of Sunday Stories on May 19.

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Folks You Should Know:  Dr. William Kennedy

Folks You Should Know: Dr. William Kennedy

May 22nd, 2013 1:58 pm by Amanda Marsh

Most people know him as the 'father of preservation' in Jonesborough. That's because Dr. William Kennedy has spent more than 30 years pondering the progress of town's historic district.

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Kingsport pharmacist pleads guilty in misbranded drug case

Kingsport pharmacist pleads guilty in misbranded drug case

May 22nd, 2013 11:58 am by Wes Bunch

TOPEKA, KAN. — A Kingsport pharmacist pleaded guilty in a Kansas federal court Wednesday to substituting a cheaper drug imported from China for the iron sucrose that the Federal Drug Administration has approved for kidney dialysis patients.

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Plumb good time: Abingdon’s 31st annual Plumb Alley Day set for Saturday

Plumb good time: Abingdon’s 31st annual Plumb Alley Day set for Saturday

May 22nd, 2013 9:39 am by Rebekah Wilson

Abingdon’s 31st annual Plumb Alley Day will begin Saturday, May 25 with the hum and heart of the Appalachian Highlanders Pipes and Drums in a march down the Alley.

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