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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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Scott hazardous waste pickup Saturday

Scott hazardous waste pickup Saturday

September 4th, 2013 9:32 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY —Scott County Public Works Director Bill Dingus said the annual event has proven successful in previous years because it provides county residents with a central location to safely dispose of a variety of potentially hazardous items.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Exploring Rocky Fork

September 4th, 2013 10:15 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos by Kevin Ewers. The photos were taken in the Rocky Fork area of Unicoi County.

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PIT stop program offered at V.O. Dobbins

PIT stop program offered at V.O. Dobbins

September 4th, 2013 8:58 am by David Grace

The program provides toddlers with a an island of mats to play on while adults can walk around the basketball court and socialize with other parents.

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Gov. Haslam stands behind teacher licensure change, but acknowledges teacher angst and possible reversal by lawmakers

Gov. Haslam stands behind teacher licensure change, but acknowledges teacher angst and possible reversal by lawmakers

September 4th, 2013 12:31 am by Rick Wagner

Because of licensure concerns, the governor said it is good the state Board of Education’s recent 6-3 vote included a provision to delay implementation of the change.

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