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Deadline nears for museum's spring train excursion

April 24th, 2013 8:04 am by staff report

The George L. Carter Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society (NRHS) and East Tennessee State University's George L. Carter Railroad Museum will sponsor a scenic spring train excursion and visit to the Knoxville Zoo on Saturday, May 18. Tickets

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Birth of a volunteer: Daughter's premature arrival leads mom to work with March of Dimes

April 22nd, 2013 10:07 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Presley, who turned 8 on Friday, came into this world on April 19, 2005. She was two months early, weighed only 2 pounds, 7 ounces, and doctors prepared her parents for the worst. Today, the second-grader is small for her age, around 43 pounds, but otherw

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Gardening workshop focuses on attracting birds, butterflies and beneficial insects

April 22nd, 2013 9:34 am by staff report

Grassy Creek Wildlife Foundation will hold a beginner's gardening workshop, "Attract Birds, Butterflies & Beneficial Insects to Your Garden," from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 27, at the Farmstead Museum, Bays Mountain Park.

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'Top Brass' recital features region's best brass musicians

April 22nd, 2013 8:17 am by staff report

East Tennessee State University's Faculty Brass will present "Top Brass," a free public recital at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 23, at First Presbyterian Church, 105 S. Boone St.

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'Vanishing Appalachia': Exhibit documents disappearing mountain culture

April 22nd, 2013 8:16 am by staff report

"Vanishing Appalachia," a traveling exhibit from the East Tennessee Historical Society, will open at East Tennessee State University's Reece Museum Tuesday, April 23 and continue until Sunday, June 30.

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Tim Tebow's mom will speak at Sullivan County Baccalaureate

April 22nd, 2013 8:14 am by Carmen Musick

The 2013 Sullivan County Baccalaureate service will be held at 6:30 p.m., April 26, at Higher Ground Baptist Church. The event is open to the public. No tickets are required.

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Milligan jazz concert features guest saxophonist Ziad Rabie

April 19th, 2013 8:59 am by staff report

The Milligan College Jazz Ensemble will present a spring concert at 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 22, in Milligan's Mary B. Martin Auditorium in Seeger Memorial Chapel. The concert is free and open to the public and will celebrate April as Jazz Appreciation Mo

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Second Harvest Annual Golf Classic April 29

April 19th, 2013 8:56 am by staff report

Registration is open for The Second Harvest Annual Golf Classic at Blackthorn Club.

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Tickets for Mayor's Prayer Breakfast go on sale Monday

April 19th, 2013 8:54 am by staff report

Breakfast tickets for the annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast go on sale Monday, April 22. The free event will be held Thursday, May 2, at the Kingsport Civic Auditorium in conjunction with the nation's 62nd annual Day of Prayer celebrated through the United

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Church of God general overseer to minister at North Kingsport Church of God

April 19th, 2013 8:50 am by staff report

The Rev. Mark Williams, general overseer of the Church of God, will minister Sunday at North Kingsport Church of God, 2409 North John B. Dennis Highway, during the 11 a.m. worship service.

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