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Folks You Should Know: Bill Tillson creates functional artwork from fallen trees

Folks You Should Know: Bill Tillson creates functional artwork from fallen trees

July 11th, 2013 3:31 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

“It seems like almost every piece of wood has a story,” Kingsport wood turner Bill Tillson said. “The worse it looks on the outside... the more beautiful it is on the inside. [People] don't realize what beauty's buried down inside, kind of like us.”

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Grant aims to fight area's ranking as America's 10th most overweight

Grant aims to fight area's ranking as America's 10th most overweight

July 11th, 2013 8:39 am by Rebekah Wilson

According to America’s Health Rankings, the Bristol/Kingsport metropolitan area is ranked the 10th most overweight metropolitan region in the United States.

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Dave Clark: Kingsport BMA should assert itself and rein in city’s bureaucracy premium content

July 10th, 2013 9:15 pm by DAVE CLARK

The new BMA members not only face the tasks of promoting the rational growth and enhancement of the quality of life in Kingsport, but a somewhat daunting task of reining in what has become an overly assertive and expensive bureaucracy.

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State Building Commission likely to approve $18 million for ETSU football stadium

State Building Commission likely to approve $18 million for ETSU football stadium

July 10th, 2013 5:33 pm by Rex Barber, NET News Service

Ron Ramsey heads the commission and said Wednesday that the stadium has been put on “the fast track.”

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History Events in Kingsport this Saturday-Monday.

July 10th, 2013 5:25 pm by Ned Jilton

While checking out Fun Fest events stop by Netherland Inn this Saturday, July 13, for free tours of the Inn and Museum of Pioneer Transportation then go by the Renaissance Center Theater on Monday, July 15, for a Civil War Evening.

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Roany Boyz invite new stewards to the Highlands of Roan, July 19 - 21

Roany Boyz invite new stewards to the Highlands of Roan, July 19 - 21

July 10th, 2013 10:34 am by Staff Report

“Volunteer of the Year” group plans weekend retreat to camp, maintain grassy balds near Appalachian Trail

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New principal named for Sullivan North High School

New principal named for Sullivan North High School

July 9th, 2013 5:21 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — An assistant principal at Sullivan South High School will fill the top spot at Sullivan North High School, the county school system has announced.

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Annual Fun Fest Trash Barrel Paint-In

Annual Fun Fest Trash Barrel Paint-In

July 9th, 2013 3:33 pm by Rebekah Wilson

The Allandale Mansion lawn was splotched with paper plates of paint and littered with artists and colorful barrels on Tuesday at the Fun Fest Trash Barrel Paint-In.

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Tsadik, Njorge new to Crazy 8s elite field

Tsadik, Njorge new to Crazy 8s elite field

July 9th, 2013 3:31 pm by Staff Reports

Ethiopian Fikadu Tsadik, 19, has already made a name for himself with a 28:17 10K in France. Stephen Njorge, 23, from Kenya, recently won a 10K in Mexico and finished second at the Pittsburgh Marathon

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Highlands Bioproduce offers farm-fresh veggies every week

Highlands Bioproduce offers farm-fresh veggies every week

July 9th, 2013 3:03 pm by Debra McCown

Looking for a simple, easy way to get fresh, all-natural veggies? Highlands Bioproduce offers a one-stop shop – recipes included – for whatever’s in season at area farms.

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