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Church urged to be patient in bid for Bloomingdale youth home

Church urged to be patient in bid for Bloomingdale youth home

August 21st, 2013 3:05 pm by Nick Shepherd

Members of Freedom Fellowship Church were encouraged to let the political process play itself out before doing any kind of renovation at the former Cedar Grove Elementary School, which they aim to convert into housing for at-risk teens and children.

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Community Sunday Stories NASCAR/Racing
Bristol Raceway Ministries is 'on the mission field' at BMS

Bristol Raceway Ministries is 'on the mission field' at BMS

August 21st, 2013 9:19 am by Debra McCown

If you’ve been to a NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway, you’ve probably seen them.

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Bad ink? Tattoo cover-ups solve impulsive choices, low-quality work

Bad ink? Tattoo cover-ups solve impulsive choices, low-quality work

August 21st, 2013 8:10 am by Rebekah Wilson

Robert Jarrett, a licensed tattoo artist for 15 years and current owner of 2 Ton Gallery, said he has three or four people come in every day with bad tattoos to see what their options are for getting them covered.

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Sports Community Sports Live
'Big Blue Bash' at Legion Field Thursday

'Big Blue Bash' at Legion Field Thursday

August 20th, 2013 5:12 pm by George Thwaites

A celebration of the upcoming football season will be held in Gate City on Thursday.

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Community
Dykes Trucking Receives Tennessee 2013 SBA Entrepreneurial Success Award

Dykes Trucking Receives Tennessee 2013 SBA Entrepreneurial Success Award

August 20th, 2013 12:03 pm by Dana Glenn, community contributor

Kim Dykes, president and owner of Dykes Trucking, was presented with the 2013 SBA Entrepreneurial Success Award, at her business last week. Dykes was greeted and personally recognized by Walter Perry, district director of the SBA

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Scrapbook Showcase: The Beauty of the Sky

August 20th, 2013 9:36 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features "The Beauty of the Sky," a collection of photos submitted by Emmale Kathryn Salyer.

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Officials mark completion of Crooked Road Tech Center expansion

Officials mark completion of Crooked Road Tech Center expansion premium content

August 19th, 2013 11:41 pm by Wes Bunch

DUFFIELD — State and federal lawmakers joined Scott County officials in Duffield last Friday to declare the multi-million dollar expansion of the Crooked Road Technology Center open for business.

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Roger Davis: Go ahead, ask Google and take all the fun and mystery  out of life

Roger Davis: Go ahead, ask Google and take all the fun and mystery out of life premium content

August 19th, 2013 11:33 pm by Roger Davis

While we were having burgers with Marvin and Doris Ladd the other night, the conversation turned to music. When asked about my favorite artists, I brought up the incomparable awesomeness of Motorhead and its bass-playing frontman, Lemmy.

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Appalachian Fair swings into action

Appalachian Fair swings into action

August 19th, 2013 9:24 pm by Jennifer Sprouse, NET News Service

There were plenty of things to keep the growing crowd at the 87th Appalachian Fair in Gray occupied Monday afternoon.

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Rocky Mount Museum building on momentum

Rocky Mount Museum building on momentum

August 18th, 2013 5:30 pm by Staff Report

The Rocky Mount Historical Association is gearing up for its annual business meting at 7 p.m., Aug. 22 in the Rocky Mount Museum Auditorium in Piney Flats, and members are encouraging the public to join them.

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