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Like it or not: Celebrities don’t owe any of us anything

Like it or not: Celebrities don’t owe any of us anything

October 16th, 2013 9:11 am by KERSEY REYNOLDS, INK COLUMNIST

I’m fairly certain it’s impossible for anyone to have escaped the subject, so I’ll use the example of Miley Cyrus to reintroduce a repressed truth: Neither she nor any other celebrity owes us a thing.

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Kree Harrison returns for second run aboard Santa Train

Kree Harrison returns for second run aboard Santa Train

October 15th, 2013 9:39 pm by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — The 23-year-old Texas native has performed country music since she was 3 years old, including four appearances on Rosie O’Donnell’s show “Most Talented Kids,” and found comfort in music to cope with the loss of her parents at a young age.

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Vince Staten: It may be the biggest game, but it won’t be the first premium content

October 15th, 2013 9:04 pm by VINCE STATEN

If the game between Tennessee and Virginia Tech goes off as planned at Bristol Motor Speedway, it won’t be the first big-time football game in the infield of a speedway. It won’t even be the first time for a football game in the infield at Bristol.

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Howl-o-ween to benefit dog park, animal shelters

Howl-o-ween to benefit dog park, animal shelters

October 15th, 2013 8:44 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — If you’re looking to scare up a good time this weekend, why not head to Howl-o-ween at the Kingsport Dog Park Saturday. The event will be free to the public and will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The park is located at 801 Granby Road.

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Bristol resident wins BMS pace car at Sharky 500

Bristol resident wins BMS pace car at Sharky 500

October 15th, 2013 5:42 pm by contributed by Bristol Motor Speedway

Cathy Creger's rubber shark outpaced all the competition Saturday in the sixth Bristol Motor Speedway Sharky 500, earning the Bristol resident the 2013 BMS Ford Mustang pace car valued at more than $38,000.

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Scrapbook Flashback: Readers invited to share old Halloween pictures

Scrapbook Flashback: Readers invited to share old Halloween pictures

October 15th, 2013 3:31 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Halloween is just a few weeks away. To celebrate, Sunday Stories is accepting photos for another Scrapbook Flashback.

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Little City Roller Girls present 'Night of the Rolling Dead'

October 15th, 2013 3:27 pm by Little City Roller Girls, community contributor

The event will feature costume contests, prize giveaways and "Zombiefication."

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Folks You Should Know:  Cobus Van Der Merwe shares recipe for a healthy life

Folks You Should Know: Cobus Van Der Merwe shares recipe for a healthy life

October 15th, 2013 2:55 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Soon-to-be 86-year-old Cobus Van Der Merwe - known as “Oupa” to his seven grandchildren - modestly reflects on his life's crowning achievements with the knowing smile of a man who's truly lived.

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At 34 weeks pregnant, she was diagnosed with breast cancer

At 34 weeks pregnant, she was diagnosed with breast cancer

October 15th, 2013 9:15 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Tonya Fields used to love October — the change of seasons, the cooler weather, her son’s birthday. Now, October, with its pink ribbons and pink shirts, is simply a reminder of the worst thing to ever happen to her.

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Kingsport Parks & Rec tips off week of activities with 3-on-3 hoops tourney

Kingsport Parks & Rec tips off week of activities with 3-on-3 hoops tourney

October 14th, 2013 6:20 pm by Tommy Wolterman, community contributor

Fifteen participants came out to compete in the Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament held at the V.O. Dobbins Sr. Complex on Monday, the first day of the Fall Break Activities scheduled at the complex for city students who are out of school this week.

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