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PHOTO GALLERY: Action at the Battle of Blountville.

September 7th, 2013 5:28 pm by Ned Jilton

The event continues Sunday as the camps open to the public at 9 am with an old-time worship service at 10 am by Chaplain Alan Farley followed by a second day of battle at 2 pm. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Frank Brogden, former Kingsport alderman and longtime "Santa" on the Santa Train, has died

Frank Brogden, former Kingsport alderman and longtime "Santa" on the Santa Train, has died

September 7th, 2013 10:32 am by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Frank Brogden, a corporate and community leader who served Kingsport in a variety of roles for more than 50 years, has passed away.

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Country Cabin in Norton set  to host 45th Dock Boggs Fest

Country Cabin in Norton set to host 45th Dock Boggs Fest

September 6th, 2013 10:26 pm by Staff report

NORTON — Headlining and performing two shows will be the Whitetop Mountain Band. Also performing will be the Empty Bottle String Band composed of members who met at East Tennessee State University’s Bluegrass, Old Time and Country Music Studies program.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Civil War Heritage Day at Battle of Blountville.

September 6th, 2013 3:09 pm by Staff Report

The Battle of Blountville Civil War Re-Enactment is this weekend on the Old Hawley Farm in Blountville. "Civil War Heritage Day" was held for local school children Friday. Re-enactments and skirmishes will be held Saturday and Sunday

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Going Places: Beartree Recreation Area offers a peaceful lakeside retreat

Going Places: Beartree Recreation Area offers a peaceful lakeside retreat

September 6th, 2013 9:56 am by Debra McCown

Beartree Recreation Area is a quiet alternative to larger area lakes devoted to RVs and motorboats, watersports and marinas – a place to disconnect from technology and reconnect with nature.

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North Greene High School reunion set

North Greene High School reunion set

September 6th, 2013 7:03 am by Staff Report

The North Greene High's class of 1977 will be celebrating their 36th reunion on Saturday, September 21st at the farm of Yvonne Poe Cooter.

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Vince Staten: Back in the day, college team jersey number was ... just a number premium content

September 5th, 2013 9:28 pm by VINCE STATEN

A football game is a gathering of strangers, all squeezed together for a common goal: to watch their team win.

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Editorial: Business owner’s faith does not trump customer’s rights

Editorial: Business owner’s faith does not trump customer’s rights

September 5th, 2013 5:27 pm by Staff Report

A family-owned Christian bakery in Oregon has closed because of a boycott and campaign of harassment after the business refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple.

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Walk at Warriors’ Path to raise awareness, funds for apraxia of speech

Walk at Warriors’ Path to raise awareness, funds for apraxia of speech

September 5th, 2013 7:58 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Lynn Whitaker knew something was wrong soon after son Max was born on July 2, 2010. Max said “Momma” and “Dada” when he was 9 or 10 months old, but he only said the words once.

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SW Va. cancer survivor nabs tabs for charity

SW Va. cancer survivor nabs tabs for charity premium content

September 4th, 2013 9:37 pm by Stephen Igo

COEBURN — It took Matt Skeens close to two years, but he collected enough aluminum can tabs to fill one 10-gallon container and half of another one. And no, it’s not just an eccentric hobby.

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