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Paws that save: Kingsport man trains diabetic alert dogs

Paws that save: Kingsport man trains diabetic alert dogs

August 7th, 2013 1:17 pm by Marci Gore

The dogs are trained to “alert” to this scent of the low blood sugar. An “alert” can be anything from a nudge, a bark or a touch of the paw, depending on what the person getting the dog wants.

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Borden Park and Lincoln Area Neighborhood Watch meeting planned

August 7th, 2013 8:02 am by Staff Report

All area residents, home owners, and landlords are encouraged to attend to meet your neighbors and discuss how to keep your area safe.

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Update: Volunteer Band Trophy giveaway put on hold

Update: Volunteer Band Trophy giveaway put on hold

August 6th, 2013 11:03 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Volunteer High School marching band trophy giveaway that was supposed to take place on Saturday, August 10 has been put on hold.

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Vince Staten: John Palmer was indeed ‘the pride of Kingsport, Tenn.’ premium content

August 6th, 2013 10:28 pm by VINCE STATEN

In announcing his death, NBC News called him “brilliant, brave, and tireless.” He was all those and one more: gracious. In 40 years of interviews, I’ve never had a more gracious subject than John. And that was before I told him we shared a hometown.

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Doe and fawn

Doe and fawn

August 6th, 2013 3:41 pm by Staff Report

Backyard wildlife

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Scrapbook Showcase: Boys of Summer

August 6th, 2013 2:09 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by the Bristol White Sox. A collection of the photos appeared in the special Focus on Bristol print edition of Sunday Stories on Aug. 4.

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Kingsport man pulls gun on neighbor in mowing dispute

Kingsport man pulls gun on neighbor in mowing dispute

August 6th, 2013 2:06 pm by Rain Smith

A Lenoir Road man advised he was mowing his yard when a neighbor "started yelling." When he turned his mower around to talk, the other individual complained about him "blowing grass on his fence" — and threatened to "fix the problem."

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Kingsport Carousel project seeks bird painters

Kingsport Carousel project seeks bird painters

August 6th, 2013 1:33 pm by David Grace

The 24 bird paintings will be done on 15-inch diameter disks of plywood covered with artist canvas. Finished paintings will be mounted on the carousel’s upper inside panels.

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9-year-old Carter County fiddler to perform on ‘Leno’

9-year-old Carter County fiddler to perform on ‘Leno’

August 6th, 2013 12:20 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

He may only be 9 years old, but local talent Fiddlin’ Carson Peters is getting noticed. On Thursday night, he will perform on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

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Golf tournament to benefit SW Va. cancer patients

Golf tournament to benefit SW Va. cancer patients

August 5th, 2013 11:13 pm by Stephen Igo

One needn’t be a Tiger Woods to take the sort of strokes that can make an impact on the leaderboard this Friday at Lonesome Pine Country Club near Big Stone Gap.

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