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Appalachian region the focus of 2013 ‘A Civil War Evening’

Appalachian region the focus of 2013 ‘A Civil War Evening’

July 7th, 2013 6:08 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

Stephen Dean, creator of “The Heartland Series” will be the guest speaker during “A Civil War Evening.” This year’s event is set for 6:30 to 9 p.m., July 15 at the Kingsport Renaissance Center auditorium.

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Fun Fest events focus on Kingsport’s past

Fun Fest events focus on Kingsport’s past

July 7th, 2013 5:41 pm by Staff Report

Two new Fun Fest events are scheduled this year to educate participants about Kingsport’s past. A scavenger hunt and a self-guided historical tour, “Take a Walk Through Time,” can both be done at your leisure throughout the nine-day festival.

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Autumn Brown crowned Miss Kingsport

Autumn Brown crowned Miss Kingsport

July 6th, 2013 11:41 pm by Rebekah Wilson

With tears in her eyes, the overwhelmed 18-year-old Autumn Leigh Brown was crowned Miss Kingsport 2014.

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‘Peanuts’ gang explores natural world in exhibit

‘Peanuts’ gang explores natural world in exhibit

July 6th, 2013 6:05 pm by Staff Report

Charlie Brown is in trouble with the Environmental Protection Agency, Lucy knows the Earth has 48 suns, and Snoopy and Linus are planting French fries in the garden.

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Tragedy and Triumph: First Miss Kingsport remains a ‘positive role model’

Tragedy and Triumph: First Miss Kingsport remains a ‘positive role model’

July 6th, 2013 5:40 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Sixty years after the pageant, people still recognize her as the first Miss Kingsport. The rest of her life unfolded in tragedy and triumph — in a 60-year love story that led her to Belgium and Africa and carried her through the loss of her twin sons.

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New Fun Fest event tests participants’ resourcefulness

New Fun Fest event tests participants’ resourcefulness

July 6th, 2013 5:38 pm by Rebekah Wilson

For the first time, as a part of Fun Fest, regional artists will combine their resourcefulness and creativity in the inaugural ReArt contest at the Holston Habitat ReStore.

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Rogersville groups awarded Tennessee Arts Commission grants

Rogersville groups awarded Tennessee Arts Commission grants

July 5th, 2013 9:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE —The Rogersville Heritage Association was awarded a grant for 2013 in the amount of $5,720. The Arts, Culture, Enrichment Council of Hawkins County was also awarded a $3,100 grant.

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Newland takes reins at Lincoln Elementary; Clevinger becoming IA teacher

Newland takes reins at Lincoln Elementary; Clevinger becoming IA teacher

July 5th, 2013 5:34 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Lincoln Elementary School has a new principal. and a local STEM school a new English teacher. Shelia Newland has been named to the Lincoln position, according to a release from Kingsport City Schools spokesman Andy True.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of June 30

July 5th, 2013 5:03 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Our weekly Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Many of the photos also appeared in the print edition of the Sunday Stories section of the Sunday newspaper on June 30.

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King University students get hands-on lesson in global citizenship

King University students get hands-on lesson in global citizenship

July 5th, 2013 4:39 pm by Staff Report

For most students, spring break is always a time for adventure. For many King students, this is a time to give back, a time of stewardship. During spring break 2013, 34 students took part in mission trips to Brooklyn, N.Y., Camden, N.J., Bunnell, Fla., an

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