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4th Annual Elvis Extravaganza at Renaissance Center in Kingsport, Oct. 12

September 13th, 2013 9:10 am by Missy Miller, community contributor

The 4th Annual Elvis Extravaganza, to be held at the Kingsport Renaissance Center on Saturday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m., will feature four of the top Elvis Presley Tribute Artists in the world. Each tribute artist will perform for thirty minutes in a stage show

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ETSU, Gray Fossil Site hosting  day of zombie events

ETSU, Gray Fossil Site hosting day of zombie events

September 13th, 2013 7:11 am by Matthew Lane

Everywhere you turn these days ... zombies. The undead have become a major cultural phenomenon in recent years. Now, the phenomenon has come to the campus of East Tennessee State University.

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Vince Staten: Maybe it’s time for Kingsport to step up to Goats on the Roof premium content

September 12th, 2013 11:04 pm by VINCE STATEN

If I were to ask if you want to go see Goats on the Roof, would you think: a) I had bought a Ma and Pa Kettle movie on DVD? b) Bruce Haney has a new bluegrass band? c) Disney has a new animated version of “Fiddler on the Roof?”

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Historic Blountville Flea Market and Yard Sale set for Saturday

Historic Blountville Flea Market and Yard Sale set for Saturday

September 12th, 2013 10:57 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The event has drawn hundreds of vendors and thousands of shoppers in past years, and will go on come rain or shine, said Shelia Steele Hunt, director of the Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism.

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Tennessee’s first lady helps kick off Kingsport’s United WE READ

Tennessee’s first lady helps kick off Kingsport’s United WE READ

September 12th, 2013 10:16 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — United WE READ is a collaborative partnership seeking to have all Kingsport and Sullivan County school system third-graders reading proficient or advanced on the TCAP test by 2018.

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Living in the moment: Alzheimer’s Caregivers’ Conference in Kingsport will provide information, support

Living in the moment: Alzheimer’s Caregivers’ Conference in Kingsport will provide information, support

September 12th, 2013 9:14 am by Leigh Ann Laube

At age 90, Nina Cottrell has little long-term memory. A resident of Preston Place II, a secured assisted living facility in Kingsport, she recognizes her daughters, but can no longer comprehend the written word or a television program.

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Coty Sensabaugh honored by Scouts

Coty Sensabaugh honored by Scouts

September 11th, 2013 10:31 pm by Nick Shepherd

Coty Sensabaugh didn’t set out to win an award. He just wanted to raise awareness about leukemia and lymphoma.

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Christian group plans prayer to open Hawkins ‘Super Bowl’

Christian group plans prayer to open Hawkins ‘Super Bowl’

September 11th, 2013 10:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins County-based Christian organization Expecting God’s Help (EGH) released a statement announcing it will be leading a recital of “The Lord’s Prayer” during a moment of silence that will be observed prior to kickoff Friday night.

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New Business Focus: Sicily’s Pizzeria open in Greenacres Shopping Center

New Business Focus: Sicily’s Pizzeria open in Greenacres Shopping Center premium content

September 11th, 2013 10:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

KINGSPORT — A venture of SMT Enterprises LLC, the restaurant has been entrusted to Operations Vice President Roger Hensley from Jonesborough. He has worked in the pizza industry for many years.

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Lee County residents shocked,  angered by hospital’s closing

Lee County residents shocked, angered by hospital’s closing

September 11th, 2013 8:45 pm by Nick Shepherd

“As a nurse this not only saddens me it scares me,” Teresa Fultz Rowland wrote on Facebook. “I had the misfortune of witnessing what a local hospital closing can cost a person.”

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