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Driving home: The journey of two women living in their car

Driving home: The journey of two women living in their car

July 15th, 2013 7:47 pm by Nick Shepherd

Sitting in the parking lot of the Salvation Army, Chanda Arrington is in her car with the door open keeping an eye on her two dogs. “I wish I could get off the damn streets,” she says. “I hate being on the streets.”

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Over 135 kids participate in Optimist Club Fun Fest fishing derby

Over 135 kids participate in Optimist Club Fun Fest fishing derby

July 15th, 2013 6:13 pm by Staff Report

The Optimist Club of Colonial Heights held its annual fishing derby at Warriors Path State Park last Saturday.

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Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park brings history and nature together

Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park brings history and nature together

July 15th, 2013 2:24 pm by Katina Rose

Beauty, nature and history all come together at Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park, located in Limestone, just a short drive from anywhere in the Tri-Cities.

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Competitors test their skills at Fun Fest disc golf tournament

Competitors test their skills at Fun Fest disc golf tournament

July 15th, 2013 1:16 pm by Staff Report

Eighty-one competitors turned out Saturday to test their skills in the 2013 Fun Fest Rotary Frisbee Disc Golf Tournament at Borden Park. Here's a look at the winners.

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Aundrea Wilcox appointed to TNCPE Board of Examiners

Aundrea Wilcox appointed to TNCPE Board of Examiners

July 15th, 2013 10:34 am by Kingsport Office of Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship

Aundrea Y. Wilcox, executive director, Office of Small Business for the Kingsport Area Chamber of Commerce, has been appointed to the 2013 Board of Examiners.

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United Way of Greater Kingsport and Target ready for "Stuff the Bus"

July 15th, 2013 10:33 am by Johanna Morales, community contributor

United Way of Greater Kingsport and Target invite you to join in their first Stuff the Bus event

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‘Makers’ create own Fun

‘Makers’ create own Fun

July 14th, 2013 11:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

KINGSPORT — Give the average person a beach chair, a tarp, a leaf blower and a piece of plywood and they’ll probably see a pile of junk. Give a “maker” like Tom Heck of Asheville, N.C., those same ingredients and he sees the making of a hovercraft.

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Nine vying to be next Kingsport Idol

Nine vying to be next Kingsport Idol

July 14th, 2013 4:54 pm by Marci Gore

Kingsport Idol is back for another year. And this time, the local talent show had a record number of entrants registering for a chance to sing in front of hundreds and win cash prizes and studio recording time.

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Daughter’s death leads to mom’s advocacy for biosafety

Daughter’s death leads to mom’s advocacy for biosafety

July 14th, 2013 4:47 pm by Marci Gore

Caryl Griffin says sometimes it’s hard to understand why bad things happen to good people. In 1997, Caryl experienced a parent’s worst nightmare when her daughter Elizabeth “Beth” Griffin died at the age of 22.

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Shadrack Kosgei becomes first three-time winner of Crazy 8s 8K Run

Shadrack Kosgei becomes first three-time winner of Crazy 8s 8K Run

July 13th, 2013 11:32 pm by Pat Kenney

Joan Tangwar, also from Kenya, captured the women’s race.

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