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Scott County fair returns after long hiatus

Scott County fair returns after long hiatus

August 11th, 2014 11:00 pm by Marci Gore

It's been about 25 years since Scott County hosted its own fair. But thanks to a small group of planners and organizers, the Scott County Fair returns to Dungannon this week, complete with vendors, food, music, livestock and demonstrations

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D-B grad celebrates new lease on life in Transplant Games

D-B grad celebrates new lease on life in Transplant Games

August 11th, 2014 5:30 pm by Marci Gore

Ginger Carrick Curlee was just shy of her 40th birthday in 2008 when the stay-at-home mom was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. At the time, her two sons were just 7 and 2.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Church Hill Community Celebration

PHOTO GALLERY: Church Hill Community Celebration

August 11th, 2014 1:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Church Hill community Celebration Saturday featured plenty of fun for kids, live entertainment, and a variety of booths, games and attractions for all ages. The main attraction was probably the free food.

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H.O.P.E. Christian Ministries offers a hand up

H.O.P.E. Christian Ministries offers a hand up

August 11th, 2014 9:00 am by Collin Brooks

Seven churches of different denominations banded together and started meeting monthly and, from that, grew H.O.P.E. with services including a food pantry, clothes closet, elderly/homebound meal delivery, counseling and tutoring.

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River Place on the Clinch showcases 'one of the last great places on Earth'

River Place on the Clinch showcases 'one of the last great places on Earth'

August 11th, 2014 8:50 am by Amanda J. Vicars

The Clinch River, around which all the activity lies, is a phenomenon in and of itself. The river runs from Kyles Ford to Sneedville, Tenn., and the Kyles Ford watershed has one of the most bio-diverse ecosystems in the world.

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Baconfest gets serious: Winning chef will go to Las Vegas

Baconfest gets serious: Winning chef will go to Las Vegas

August 10th, 2014 3:00 pm by Amanda Marsh

Baconfest organizers kicked the tasting competition up a notch this year, making it an official qualifying event of the World Food Championships - Bacon World Championships.

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Opinion: Road diet is a bold move to help transform downtown

Opinion: Road diet is a bold move to help transform downtown

August 10th, 2014 8:35 am by John Vachon, Community Contributor

What is the purpose of Center Street? Is it a high-speed east-west thoroughfare designed to move cars as quickly as possible without regard to adjoining businesses, property owners, and pedestrians?

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Serving those who serve: D-B basketball players serve lunch to members of armed forces

Serving those who serve: D-B basketball players serve lunch to members of armed forces

August 10th, 2014 8:00 am by Nick Shepherd

Members of the Dobyns-Bennett High School basketball teams, both men and women, got together to serve those who serve and do some community service.

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Garden dedicated to longtime volunteer at Natural Tunnel State Park

August 9th, 2014 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

Park officials wanted to find a way to honor Brown for her many years of service. "Jean touched the lives of so many people, not only here in the park, but in the community," said Robert Chapman, Natural Tunnel's park manager.

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Biggie's to host musical benefit for Wounded Warrior Project

Biggie's to host musical benefit for Wounded Warrior Project

August 9th, 2014 4:30 pm by Staff reports

Music will begin at 1 p.m. and continue into the night. From rock, country, blues and funk, organizers say there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

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