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Santa Train rolls into Kingsport Saturday

Santa Train rolls into Kingsport Saturday

November 18th, 2013 10:02 am by J. H. Osborne

Each year, thousands of people — including families for whom a visit to the train is a multi-generational tradition — turn out at stops along the way, regardless of the weather.

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Merger creates new Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church in Bluff City

Merger creates new Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church in Bluff City

November 18th, 2013 9:55 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Not too long ago, Holy Resurrection Antiochian Orthodox Church in Johnson City had a priest, but no church building to call its own. In Bluff City, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church had a church building, but no priest.

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Photo Gallery: 2013 Scouting for Food

November 18th, 2013 9:54 am by Sunday Scrapbook

The Sequoyah Council of Boy Scouts of America just wrapped up its 26th annual Scouting for Food drive. In the past 25 years, Boy Scouts in the Sequoyah Council have collected 5 million cans of food.

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Work continues on outdoor classroom and community park in Lee County

Work continues on outdoor classroom and community park in Lee County

November 18th, 2013 8:48 am by Carol Doss, Community Contributor

The outdoor classroom and community park site is under construction adjacent to Straight Creek near St. Charles in the Stone Creek community of Lee County.

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Sullivan County commissioners  set to discuss new highway for Bristol

Sullivan County commissioners set to discuss new highway for Bristol

November 18th, 2013 12:06 am by J. H. Osborne

The road would provide a better, more direct route from Interstate 81 to Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Jingle bell java:  Proceeds from Riggs Oil markets’ coffee sales will go to children’s Christmas fund

Jingle bell java: Proceeds from Riggs Oil markets’ coffee sales will go to children’s Christmas fund

November 17th, 2013 6:52 pm by Wes Bunch

Last year, Riggs Oil’s Santa Fund raised just over $30,000 to provide gifts for children in approximately 450 families in Southwest Virginia.

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Central students create hats with hair to fight 'cancer kid' stigma

Central students create hats with hair to fight 'cancer kid' stigma

November 17th, 2013 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

Sullivan Central High School graphic communications students have been making hats with hair for St. Jude patients, while the school’s cosmetology department provides the cuts and styles.

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Editorial: Readers enable Rescue Fund to help our neighbors in need

Editorial: Readers enable Rescue Fund to help our neighbors in need

November 17th, 2013 8:00 am by Staff Report

For 40 years, readers of this newspaper have made a difference in many thousands of lives through the Times-News Rescue Fund. Their donations allow families to receive food vouchers that might not fill the refrigerator, but do help those who are in need.

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Rescue Fund: Health problems pile up as mother of three tries to provide Christmas

Rescue Fund: Health problems pile up as mother of three tries to provide Christmas

November 17th, 2013 12:38 am by Nick Shepherd

Raising three kids can be tough on anybody. Now imagine raising three kids while you have multiple sclerosis and lupus and have been diagnosed with cancer. Doctors have given her, at most, three years to live.

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D-B band finishes 3rd in Class 3A, falls short of finals at BOA Grand Nationals

D-B band finishes 3rd in Class 3A, falls short of finals at BOA Grand Nationals

November 16th, 2013 6:10 pm by Staff Report

Unfortunately, the stellar performance wasn't enough to propel the Tribe into the elite field of 12 finalists slated to compete for the national title.

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