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A Resurrection Story: ‘Mother’ church gets hope for future from its ‘child’

A Resurrection Story: ‘Mother’ church gets hope for future from its ‘child’

June 29th, 2013 5:30 pm by Marci Gore

Established in 1887, Glenwood Baptist Church is one of the oldest Baptist churches in Kingsport. But with a decline in attendance, Glenwood turned to the church it had established in 1955 for assistance.

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Kingsport Oktoberfest returns with more fun options; tickets on sale July 8

Kingsport Oktoberfest returns with more fun options; tickets on sale July 8

June 28th, 2013 3:11 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport Oktoberfest will offer fun for the entire family this year, including free live music, entertainment, a bout by the Little City Roller Girls, Das Kidzone and an artisan craft market.

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Fireman's Ice Cream Supper set for Saturday

Fireman's Ice Cream Supper set for Saturday

June 28th, 2013 9:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The public is invited to attend the annual Old Fashioned Fireman’s Ice Cream Supper on Saturday at Surgoinsville’s Riverfront Park, beginning at 3 p.m. and ending after the fireworks show is completed.

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Never count out 'The Andy Griffith Show'

Never count out 'The Andy Griffith Show' premium content

June 27th, 2013 8:39 pm by VINCE STATEN

It’s a story straight out of Mayberry. A smooth-talking stranger comes to town, woos the locals with his story, then absconds with their money. It is out of Mayberry — or at least the inspiration for Andy Griffith’s Mayberry: Mount Airy, N.C.

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Ashley Furniture silent auction to raise funds for animal shelter

Ashley Furniture silent auction to raise funds for animal shelter premium content

June 27th, 2013 8:25 pm by Nick Shepherd

An area business is holding a silent auction this weekend to help raise funds for the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Ashley Furniture, located on North Eastman Road, will be holding the silent auction starting Friday at 10 a.m.

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Keep Kingsport beautiful trash barrel paint-in being held on July 9

Keep Kingsport beautiful trash barrel paint-in being held on July 9

June 27th, 2013 11:42 am by For the Times-News

One of Fun Fest’s kickoff events, the Keep Kingsport Beautiful Trash Barrel Paint-In will be held on the Allandale Mansion lawn Tuesday, July 9. The event is sponsored by BB&T. Pre-Registration is required for this event, along with a $5 registration fee.

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Fresh from the Farm: Charles Fugate says relationships between farmers are invaluable

Fresh from the Farm: Charles Fugate says relationships between farmers are invaluable

June 27th, 2013 11:26 am by Katina Rose

Charles Fugate is a living testimony of how the love of the land - along with the support and well-spent time with family and friends - can complete and fulfill your life.

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Teens living in 'stroke belt' face important health decisions

Teens living in 'stroke belt' face important health decisions

June 27th, 2013 7:52 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Teens between the ages of 13 and 18 face a lot of decisions. And how they handle their options, particularly those pertaining to health, is of great importance when living in what’s known as the “stroke belt.”

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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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