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Contact-Concern of Northeast Tennessee provides answers, reassurance and hope

Contact-Concern of Northeast Tennessee provides answers, reassurance and hope

August 26th, 2013 10:40 am by Katherine Scoggins

Are you in need of help or feel you have no place to turn? Volunteers at Contact-Concern of Northeast Tennessee are trained to meet the needs of those who require information and referral to health and human services agencies.

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Work under way on High Knob tower

Work under way on High Knob tower

August 26th, 2013 6:55 am by Stephen Igo

HIGH KNOB — Originally at over 4,160 feet above sea level, one of the most iconic lofty spots in Southwest Virginia expects to be roughly 16 feet higher than it was.

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Public hearing on Sullivan County budget set for Sept. 3 at 8:30 a.m.

Public hearing on Sullivan County budget set for Sept. 3 at 8:30 a.m.

August 25th, 2013 10:49 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — If you’re a Sullivan County taxpayer and you want to have a public say on the county’s budget proposal, you’ll need to be at the historic Sullivan County Courthouse early on a weekday morning next month.

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Kingsport consults with DKA to address parking issues in downtown area

Kingsport consults with DKA to address parking issues in downtown area

August 25th, 2013 5:34 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Now that the BMA has taken steps to address a persistent problem with downtown parking — employees parking in spaces normally meant for customers — the city plans to deal with the other side of equation.

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Festival celebrates region’s Celtic heritage

Festival celebrates region’s Celtic heritage

August 25th, 2013 5:13 pm by Rebekah Wilson

The Sycamore Shoals Celtic Festival returns Sept. 6-8 for its 19th season and brings with it jousting, Celtic music, food, Scottish heavy athletics, a Best Knees in a Kilt Contest, dancing, herding and various workshops.

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Arts Array series brings ‘alternative’ films to area

Arts Array series brings ‘alternative’ films to area

August 25th, 2013 5:12 pm by Jessica Fischer

For more than four decades, the Arts Array film series has given local movie buffs the chance to catch big-screen showings of “alternative” films that otherwise might never have made it into theaters around the Tri-Cities.

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Teller to share Southern-fried tales

Teller to share Southern-fried tales

August 24th, 2013 5:28 pm by Staff Report

Acclaimed storyteller Lyn Ford, a specialist in Appalachian folk tales who has performed in more than 30 states, will be the next featured performer in Jonesborough’s popular Storytelling Live! series.

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Loving and caring: 200-year-old Salem UMC still growing with new Joy service, meal

Loving and caring: 200-year-old Salem UMC still growing with new Joy service, meal

August 24th, 2013 4:59 pm by Marci Gore

During the past 200 years, Salem United Methodist Church has withstood two fires, a tornado and several reconstructions. The current structure is the fifth building on the site.

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Patti Lawrence prides herself on art viewers ‘get’

Patti Lawrence prides herself on art viewers ‘get’

August 24th, 2013 4:39 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

In art school in New York City, Patti Lawrence was often puzzled by the high level of seriousness and gravity that dominated most of the art being created by fellow students and professionals.

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Tournament of Roses president helps raise funds  to get D-B band to parade

Tournament of Roses president helps raise funds to get D-B band to parade

August 23rd, 2013 9:46 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — So far, the Dobyns-Bennett High School Marching Indian Band has enough money to get to South Dakota in late December. The problem is, it needs to be in Pasadena, Calif., for the 2014 Rose Bowl Parade Jan. 1.

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