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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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Sandi Patty comes to Fun Fest July 17

Sandi Patty comes to Fun Fest July 17

May 22nd, 2013 8:42 am by Staff Report

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

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Now a-Pear-ing: Versatile fruit shows up in savory, sweet dishes

Now a-Pear-ing: Versatile fruit shows up in savory, sweet dishes

May 22nd, 2013 8:33 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The United States is the second-largest pear-producing country in the world, with Washington, Oregon and California producing 97 percent of the pears in the U.S.

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Vince Staten: Some might not like choice of state bird, but it was democratic premium content

May 21st, 2013 9:51 pm by Staff Report

If you paid any attention at all in Tennessee history class in eighth grade, then you know that the Tennessee state bird is the mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos), so designated by the General Assembly in 1933.

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‘Counting Cars’ crew member visits Greeneville

‘Counting Cars’ crew member visits Greeneville

May 20th, 2013 11:59 pm by Staff Report

Scott Jones, former employee with Kykers Extreme Automotive and now a crew member of the History Channel’s “Counting Cars” will visit his former workplace from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, May 24.

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Boating course offered at Northeast State

Boating course offered at Northeast State

May 20th, 2013 6:27 pm by Staff Report

Do you know everything you need to know to go boating this summer? No? There’s a class for that. America’s Boating Course with TWRA exam, a four-session class, is set for May 28, May 30, June 4 and June 6 at the Northeast State library (Room L-106).

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Women's Fund of East Tennessee awards first grants

Women's Fund of East Tennessee awards first grants

May 20th, 2013 2:01 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

The Women's Fund of East Tennessee has already raised a $2 million dollar endowment in support of their mission “to transform the lives of low income women and girls of East Tennessee.”

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Warriors' Path State Park gearing up for Summer in the Park

Warriors' Path State Park gearing up for Summer in the Park

May 20th, 2013 1:33 pm by Katina Rose

Summer in the Park programs are held daily from June through mid-August. In addition, the park offers over 950 acres of natural beauty, water sports and fun family activities.

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