Kingsport Times News Thursday, December 18, 2014
Community Health
Lose Big 2014 contest set to weigh in

Lose Big 2014 contest set to weigh in

January 3rd, 2014 10:57 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

A year ago, Stella Robinette was borderline diabetic and knew that losing weight was a necessity. Though the 2013 Greater Kingsport Lose Big contest, she lost 47 pounds and learned how to make lasting positive lifestyle changes.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Showcase: Breakfast with Santa

January 3rd, 2014 10:44 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase was submitted by Debra McCown. It features photos from 'Breakfast with Santa' at Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway.

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Community Sunday Stories
Folks You Should Know: 'Mama Marsha' retires from the Kingsport Senior Center

Folks You Should Know: 'Mama Marsha' retires from the Kingsport Senior Center

January 3rd, 2014 10:29 am by Katherine Scoggins

A Kingsport native and Lynn View graduate, Marsha Mullins has held a variety of jobs over a 16-year period: from driver to receptionist to records clerk to 'mind reader.'

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Community Sunday Stories TriCityMom
H.O.P.E. encourages youth to give back to the community

H.O.P.E. encourages youth to give back to the community

January 2nd, 2014 1:14 pm by Collin Brooks

H.O.P.E, Help Our Potential Evolve, is a non-profit community organization whose purpose is to educate the youth and cause an evolution of enrichment.

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Community Sunday Stories TriCityMom
New Vision Youth are making a difference in the community

New Vision Youth are making a difference in the community

January 2nd, 2014 11:26 am by Katherine Scoggins

New Vision Youth of Kingsport is not just a local non-profit organization, it is also a volunteer program that trains young people in community service, helps to build character, and teaches successful life skills.

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Community Blogs
Brian McKnight column: Robertson makes me wonder if ignorance is really freedom of speech

Brian McKnight column: Robertson makes me wonder if ignorance is really freedom of speech

January 2nd, 2014 7:15 am by BRIAN MCKNIGHT

Phil Robertson, the patriarch of the “Duck Dynasty” clan, was interviewed by GQ magazine and said a few things that people shouldn’t say when being interviewed by national magazines.

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Community
Cherokee junior honored for winning state 4-H land judging contest

Cherokee junior honored for winning state 4-H land judging contest - VIDEO

January 1st, 2014 8:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — During the Dec. 16 Hawkins County Commission meeting, Haley Webb and her mother, Jackie, were called before the full commission, where Commissioner Gary Hicks read a proclamation commending her accomplishments.

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Community Education Local Entertainment
Critical Darlings: Northeast State shows earn regional acclaim

Critical Darlings: Northeast State shows earn regional acclaim

January 1st, 2014 10:00 am by Entertainment Staff

Two Northeast State Theatre productions have earned a slew of nominations to the Region IV Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival.

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Community Health
Time to move! Getting fit as easy as putting one foot in front of the other

Time to move! Getting fit as easy as putting one foot in front of the other

January 1st, 2014 6:00 am by Leigh Ann Laube

From 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., every Tuesday and Thursday, moms (or dads) can bring their toddlers and infants to the V.O. Dobbins gym. Toddlers have access to a confined play area, while parents and infants can stroll.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Dec. 22

December 31st, 2013 4:36 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This gallery includes a combination of photos that appeared in the "Season of Giving" section of Sunday Stories on Dec. 22 and photos that we simply didn't have the space to run in print.

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