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Dave Clark column: Why can’t city leaders connect dots between expenditures, revenue? premium content

June 27th, 2013 4:54 am by DAVE CLARK

When I connect the dots, I see the real prospect that Kingsport’s expenditures in the not too distant future will exceed its revenues. Without significant growth, the logical consequence of today’s actions is a tax and/or fee increase.

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Scrapbook Showcase: The Beauty of Roan Mountain

June 26th, 2013 11:50 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Fred Mattingly. A collection of the photos, showcasing the beauty of Roan Mountain, appeared in the print edition of Sunday Stories on June 23.

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Sewing 4 Souls ministers to God’s children using the simple gift of clothing

Sewing 4 Souls ministers to God’s children using the simple gift of clothing

June 26th, 2013 11:29 am by Katherine Scoggins

Several years ago, Nancy Hamilton received a newspaper clipping in the mail from her sister in Hurricane, W.Va., with a note that said, “Here’s something I think we could do.”

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Area ‘USO Show’ celebrates 10th anniversary

Area ‘USO Show’ celebrates 10th anniversary

June 26th, 2013 8:12 am by Jessica Fischer

Local playwright and director Jennifer Schmidt created the production as a way to honor veterans during the Fourth of July weekend while indulging in her love of 1940s-era patriotic music.

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"Hardtack and Hard Times": Independence on the Frontier this weekend, June 29-30, at Fort Watauga

June 26th, 2013 12:01 am by Ned Jilton

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area will host Independence on the Frontier this weekend at Fort Watauga in Elizabethton. This is a chance for you to be there and hear the reactions of the settlers as the Declaration of Independence is read.

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For Rochelle Snead, running Crazy 8s 8K will bring her that much closer to her husband

For Rochelle Snead, running Crazy 8s 8K will bring her that much closer to her husband

June 25th, 2013 7:25 pm by Greg Peters

When Rochelle Snead laces up her sneakers for the Crazy 8s 8K on July 13, her reason for running will be straightforward: crossing that finish line puts her almost 5 miles closer to reuniting with her husband.

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Eastman receives DOD award for support of citizen soldiers

Eastman receives DOD award for support of citizen soldiers

June 25th, 2013 2:33 pm by Hank Hayes

A review board comprised of military and civilian leaders selected 30 finalists from almost 3,000 nominations, and a national selection board of senior Department of Defense officials, business leaders and prior awardees selected winning employers.

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KHRA hoping to duplicate success of Lee Family Learning Center

KHRA hoping to duplicate success of Lee Family Learning Center

June 25th, 2013 9:51 am by Amanda J. Vicars

KHRA hopes to duplicate the successes of LFLC at a new learning center at Holly Hills. The new Holly Hills Learning Center will serve the more than 60 children who live at the public housing facility along with children from the surrounding neighborhood.

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Since being approved for nonprofit status in 2012, TEARS has taken in 30 neglected horses

Since being approved for nonprofit status in 2012, TEARS has taken in 30 neglected horses

June 24th, 2013 9:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Courage and miracle are two words used frequently by Treadway Equine Animal Rescue Sanctuary owners Mollie Bird and her mother Melissa Hull.

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9-year-old fiddler to make Bluegrass on Broad debut

9-year-old fiddler to make Bluegrass on Broad debut

June 24th, 2013 6:16 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Carson Peters’ extraordinary musical prowess first became apparent when at only 2 years old — the age when most children are just learning to speak — he played “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star” on a ukulele that his grandmother gave him.

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