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Where have all the bees gone? Beekeepers school set for March 13-15 at Appalachian Fairgrounds

Where have all the bees gone? Beekeepers school set for March 13-15 at Appalachian Fairgrounds

March 7th, 2014 9:32 am by Marci Gore

With a stark decline in the honeybee population in recent years, Leslie Hammond says folks have become more aware of the need for beekeeping to help provide habitats for these important little pollinators.

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Lonesome Pine library  system honored for fourth time with grant

Lonesome Pine library system honored for fourth time with grant

March 6th, 2014 11:25 pm by Staff report

If the Lonesome Pine Regional Library system starts showing some John Wayne-esque swagger next month, it's earned.

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Photo Gallery: Jefferson Elementary School Students Duct Tape Teacher, Principal to Gym Wall.

March 6th, 2014 5:46 pm by Ned Jilton

Jefferson Elementary School students raised $11,000 to build a well in Africa.

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Indoor kayak class great for learners

Indoor kayak class great for learners

March 6th, 2014 4:55 pm by Amanda Marsh

The class is perfect for anyone wanting to learn the ins and outs of kayaking before embarking on an outdoor adventure. And it's available at both the Aquatic Center in Kingsport and Freedom Hall Pool in Johnson City.

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Girl Scouts asked to end partnership with Barbie

Girl Scouts asked to end partnership with Barbie

March 6th, 2014 2:01 pm by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

A few weeks after her foray into the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition, Barbie is entangled in controversy again, this time over ties with the Girl Scouts. The partnership includes a Barbie participation patch - the first patch with a corporate sponsor.

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'Blade Runner' murder trial from his Kingsport competitor: 'It is sad to see him in this situation'

'Blade Runner' murder trial from his Kingsport competitor: 'It is sad to see him in this situation'

March 6th, 2014 12:45 pm by Calvin Sneed, Community Contributor

For the longest time, only one man stood in the way of para-athlete Blake Leeper of Kingsport. Now that man, Oscar Pistorius, is on trial in South Africa in the shooting death of his girlfriend.

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Adopt a New Furry Friend!  Kingsport Animal Shelter - Kingsport, TN

Adopt a New Furry Friend! Kingsport Animal Shelter - Kingsport, TN - VIDEO

March 6th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Kingsport Animal Shelter.

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Adopt a New Furry Friend!  Sullivan County Animal Shelter - Blountville, TN

Adopt a New Furry Friend! Sullivan County Animal Shelter - Blountville, TN - VIDEO

March 6th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter.

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Blountville boy sails through heart valve replacement

Blountville boy sails through heart valve replacement

March 5th, 2014 11:30 pm by SUE GUINN LEGG, NET News Service

Less than three months after receiving a heart and double lung transplant, 7-year-old Weston Keeton had more surgery Wednesday morning at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Children Exceeding Expectations is like 'a spoonful of sugar' for pediatric oncology and hematology patients

Children Exceeding Expectations is like 'a spoonful of sugar' for pediatric oncology and hematology patients

March 5th, 2014 5:06 pm by Katherine Scoggins

The school's mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for pediatric oncology and hematology patients to grow socially, cognitively and physically through 'theraplay' and to raise awareness of childhood cancer and immune deficiency disorders.

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