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PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins County Humane Society sends up lanterns in memory of lost pets

PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins County Humane Society sends up lanterns in memory of lost pets

November 9th, 2013 7:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins County Humane Society raised $700 Saturday night during what was described as an emotional lantern raising ceremony in remembrance of lost pets.

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Baker assumes new  position as head of city Community Services

Baker assumes new position as head of city Community Services

November 8th, 2013 9:37 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Morris Baker, Kingsport’s director of grants and higher education initiatives, has been promoted to Community Services director and will now oversee the Kingsport Public Library, Bays Mountain, Cultural Arts and the Senior Center.

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"Hardtack and Hard Times": Civil War Historian Ed Bearss in Kingsport Monday.

November 7th, 2013 4:31 pm by Ned Jilton

You may remember him from the Ken Burn’s Civil War series on PBS. This Monday night you have the chance to hear Ed Bearss in person.

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More than a Hobby: The 5 Most Common Addictions in Sports

More than a Hobby: The 5 Most Common Addictions in Sports

November 7th, 2013 10:10 am by Craig Daniel, community contributor

Most people view exercise as a daily chore. Its a grind that we have to go through in order to stay fit and healthy.

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Local volunteers ready to rescue pets

Local volunteers ready to rescue pets

November 7th, 2013 8:17 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The Sullivan County Disaster Animal Response Team has approximately 30 trained volunteers ready to respond to a natural or manmade disaster, including disease outbreaks.

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The Graduation Bucket List: Do something that scares you

The Graduation Bucket List: Do something that scares you

November 7th, 2013 7:16 am by Scottie Garber, INK columnist

At first glance, this may seem like a bad idea. Obviously you try to avoid things you’re afraid of at all costs, but in my opinion there are certain benefits that go along with facing your fears.

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East Tennessee History Museum to host lecture on Scots-Irish

East Tennessee History Museum to host lecture on Scots-Irish

November 6th, 2013 11:08 pm by Staff report

KNOXVILLE — Ron Jones will discuss the history of the Scots-Irish during a free brown bag lecture in Knoxville on Wednesday, Nov. 14.

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Friends in Need plans fundraiser at MeadowView

Friends in Need plans fundraiser at MeadowView

November 6th, 2013 10:20 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — The organization was founded as a way to provide medical and dental care to the working uninsured. Patients pay for the service on a sliding scale based on income. The minimum that will be charged is $0, the maximum $80.

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Colton Dixon an uplifting ‘Messenger’

Colton Dixon an uplifting ‘Messenger’

November 6th, 2013 9:08 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The Murfreesboro native came to national attention with his seventh-place finish during season 11 of “American Idol” and is getting ready to join TobyMac’s Hits Deep tour, coming to Freedom Hall this week.

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Anabel McConnell, now 100, was first female doctor in Scott County

Anabel McConnell, now 100, was first female doctor in Scott County

November 6th, 2013 8:56 am by Marci Gore

Anabel Shawkey McConnell grew up the daughter of a doctor and was raised by parents who instilled in her the belief that a woman could do — and should do — anything she wanted to do.

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