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SW Va. cancer survivor nabs tabs for charity

SW Va. cancer survivor nabs tabs for charity premium content

September 4th, 2013 9:37 pm by Stephen Igo

COEBURN — It took Matt Skeens close to two years, but he collected enough aluminum can tabs to fill one 10-gallon container and half of another one. And no, it’s not just an eccentric hobby.

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Scott hazardous waste pickup Saturday

Scott hazardous waste pickup Saturday

September 4th, 2013 9:32 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY —Scott County Public Works Director Bill Dingus said the annual event has proven successful in previous years because it provides county residents with a central location to safely dispose of a variety of potentially hazardous items.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Showcase: Exploring Rocky Fork

September 4th, 2013 10:15 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos by Kevin Ewers. The photos were taken in the Rocky Fork area of Unicoi County.

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Community TriCityMom
PIT stop program offered at V.O. Dobbins

PIT stop program offered at V.O. Dobbins

September 4th, 2013 8:58 am by David Grace

The program provides toddlers with a an island of mats to play on while adults can walk around the basketball court and socialize with other parents.

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Gov. Haslam stands behind teacher licensure change, but acknowledges teacher angst and possible reversal by lawmakers

Gov. Haslam stands behind teacher licensure change, but acknowledges teacher angst and possible reversal by lawmakers

September 4th, 2013 12:31 am by Rick Wagner

Because of licensure concerns, the governor said it is good the state Board of Education’s recent 6-3 vote included a provision to delay implementation of the change.

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Mishap involving ATV claims life of 4-year-old in Kingsport

Mishap involving ATV claims life of 4-year-old in Kingsport

September 3rd, 2013 9:06 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — A 4-year-old has died as the result of an accident involving an all-terrain vehicle. Police say that at approximately 4:05 p.m. Tuesday, a child was playing with and around an ATV in the yard of 513 Rogan Street.

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Community Sports Live
Dobyns-Bennett Spirit Shakers to host tailgate dinner this Friday

Dobyns-Bennett Spirit Shakers to host tailgate dinner this Friday

September 3rd, 2013 4:58 pm by Staff Report

Grilled hamburgers, hot dogs, potato chips, baked beans, drinks and desserts will be served.

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Sports Community Sunday Stories
Tailgating 101: The social side of football makes its annual return

Tailgating 101: The social side of football makes its annual return

September 3rd, 2013 11:12 am by Amanda J. Vicars

Sports enthusiasts assemble: It's time to whip out last year's favorite food and beverage recipes and fire up the grill.

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Community Education
Dobyns-Bennett Alumni Board Announces 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees

Dobyns-Bennett Alumni Board Announces 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees

September 3rd, 2013 10:02 am by Marybeth McLain, community contributor

The Dobyns-Bennett High School Alumni Association Board is proud to announce the Dobyns-Bennett Alumni Hall of Fame Class of 2013: Eddie Durham, Barbara Goodlett, Beryl Shipley, Vince Staten, Dickie Warren and Bruce Wilder.

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Community Education Sunday Stories
MECC offers hands-on institute to help counselors help students

MECC offers hands-on institute to help counselors help students

September 3rd, 2013 9:22 am by Staff Report

Guidance counselors are tasked with the difficult responsibility of helping youth discover and develop their interests into potential career paths.

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