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6 Mother's Day gifts for modern moms

6 Mother's Day gifts for modern moms

May 3rd, 2013 4:30 pm by Alonna Friedman

When you think of Mother’s Day, do images of carnations, Hallmark cards and Sunday brunches come to mind? It’s one of the most celebrated holidays of the year, but when it comes to gift giving, people often fall back on the old standbys.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House: Finding My Way Back - The Beginning

Eric Myers' Man of the House: Finding My Way Back - The Beginning

May 3rd, 2013 4:06 pm by Eric Myers

Read any self help book or listen to any motivational speaker and you will hear the same advice: problem solving begins with problem identification. It's a simple and straightforward idea really, you can't fix what you don't know is broken, and it was...

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Oh, where to begin? Here is help to navigate school 504 plans and IEPs

Oh, where to begin? Here is help to navigate school 504 plans and IEPs

May 3rd, 2013 4:01 pm by Kris Hey-Orlando Sentinel

We recently had state testing week, and my son is in third grade. This means it was his first major standardized test, but he was calm and prepared each morning. He was even getting up early and getting ready without any prodding from me. He’s growing

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Traci Arbios: The e-reader, my latest love

Traci Arbios: The e-reader, my latest love

May 3rd, 2013 3:26 pm by Traci Arbios

Do you ever look back in time and think, “Wow, I said that stupid thing?” While I’m not a huge fan of that feeling, I think admitting that I was horrendously, boorishly wrong about something makes me — at the very least — an aware person (if not also...

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Community Local Entertainment

10th Annual Kid Power seeks exhibitors

May 3rd, 2013 9:06 am by Staff Report

The 10th Annual Kid Power is seeking exhibitors to the region’s biggest free community event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, May 11.

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Community

Society seeks sponsors for 2013 Hope Gala

May 3rd, 2013 8:55 am by Staff Report

The American Cancer Society of Northeast Tennessee has issued a call for sponsors for its upcoming 2013 Hope Gala to be held Aug. 10 in Bristol.

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Community
Learn skills to respond to an emergency in the wild

Learn skills to respond to an emergency in the wild

May 3rd, 2013 8:55 am by Staff Report

f you enjoy the outdoors or regularly lead treks into the outdoors, you know that emergencies can happen in the most remote locations. The Doe River Gorge’s Wilderness and Remote First Aid Course will give you the skills you need to respond to an emergenc

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Community
George L. Carter focus of next Survivors’ Club meeting

George L. Carter focus of next Survivors’ Club meeting

May 3rd, 2013 8:30 am by Staff Report

Ned Irwin, a noted historian of this region, will present “The Last Empire Builder,” the story of George L. Carter and his amazing development of industry, during the next Kingsport Survivors’ Club meeting.

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Community Education

Grant writing tips for your organization

May 3rd, 2013 8:24 am by Staff Report

“Grant Funding: Making Grant Writing Work for Your Organization” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 16-17 at the East Tennessee State University Innovation Laboratory.

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Community Sunday Stories Outdoors
Going Places: The Channels provide a unique hiking destination

Going Places: The Channels provide a unique hiking destination

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Debra McCown

A remarkable sandstone formation long known to the locals on the Washington-Russell county line in Virginia, the Channels has recently become more accessible to visitors with the opening of the Brumley Mountain Trail.

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