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Dobyns-Bennett students earn college credits

Dobyns-Bennett students earn college credits

January 23rd, 2014 2:50 pm by Andy True, community contributor

Students graduating from Dobyns-Bennett High School in 2013 earned over 3,300 college credits prior to graduation, according to a recently released report on credit attainment.

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1950s nostalgia festival set to return to Hawkins for first time since 2010

1950s nostalgia festival set to return to Hawkins for first time since 2010

January 22nd, 2014 10:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — After a three-year hiatus, Memory Lane owners Otis and Kathy Eldridge are ready to start making some new memories by reviving their annual Memorial Day weekend car show and 1950s festival.

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AARP official advises Kingsport Tomorrow on retaining volunteers

AARP official advises Kingsport Tomorrow on retaining volunteers

January 22nd, 2014 9:43 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Nonprofit organizations need to be mindful of the reasons people volunteer and should work to create a culture that better stimulates their motivations. Megan Hookey brought this message to Kingsport Tomorrow during its annual meeting.

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D-B’s Sparkle Squad brings students and community together

D-B’s Sparkle Squad brings students and community together

January 22nd, 2014 4:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

Building friendships while breaking down barriers. This is the idea behind one of the newest and most innovative programs to hit local schools.

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Va. homeowners may be eligible for Firewise Communities program

Va. homeowners may be eligible for Firewise Communities program

January 21st, 2014 10:48 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE — Wildfire season is fast approaching, and the Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF) is hoping to reduce the potential for homes that could be threatened by getting property owners to participate in a federally funded program.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Western Wonders

January 21st, 2014 2:53 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Kevin Ewers. They were taken during a fall trip to Arizona.

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Photo gallery: Snakes on Tour

January 21st, 2014 2:17 pm by David Grace

The Knoxville Zoomobile stopped at Kingsport's Lincoln Elementary School on Tuesday.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Jan. 19

January 21st, 2014 10:00 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. This week's gallery features a rook tournament, an orientation flight and a community coat giveaway.

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Rogersville holds 11th annual Martin Luther King Day Unity Service

Rogersville holds 11th annual Martin Luther King Day Unity Service - VIDEO

January 20th, 2014 9:31 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Rev. Irvin Greene posed the same question repeatedly Monday afternoon as he addressed a congregation during Rogersville’s 11th annual Martin Luther King Day Unity Service.

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‘There is still work to be done:’ Kingsport honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

‘There is still work to be done:’ Kingsport honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. - VIDEO

January 20th, 2014 7:57 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — An annual parade in downtown Kingsport commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day drew a diverse crowd of more than 150 people.

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