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Teller strikes gold  in Alabama girl’s Civil War-era diaries

Teller strikes gold in Alabama girl’s Civil War-era diaries

September 8th, 2013 5:25 pm by Staff Report

Dolores Hydock was looking for a story about the Civil War when she struck storytelling gold: 26 years’ worth of diaries archived at a local university, dating back to the first year of the conflict.

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Musicians John McEuen, John Carter Cash mark album’s 40th anniversary with tour

Musicians John McEuen, John Carter Cash mark album’s 40th anniversary with tour

September 8th, 2013 5:25 pm by Staff Report

Four decades ago, a group of long-haired folk/country-rockers from the West Coast teamed up with some of the most notable names in bluegrass and traditional country music to record a groundbreaking album.

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The unspeakable: Cancer second-leading cause of death in children 15 and younger

The unspeakable: Cancer second-leading cause of death in children 15 and younger

September 8th, 2013 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

Kingsport resident John Good says when he first learned his daughter had brain cancer, it took a while for him to process what the doctors were telling him.

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Eight siblings of Kelly clan in Lee County to renew marriage vows

Eight siblings of Kelly clan in Lee County to renew marriage vows

September 8th, 2013 8:52 am by Stephen Igo

A ceremony to renew marriage vows isn’t all that unusual, but soars deep into the wow zone when multiplied by a factor of eight.

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The future is now: Smartwatch incarnates Dick Tracy’s wrist radio

The future is now: Smartwatch incarnates Dick Tracy’s wrist radio premium content

September 7th, 2013 11:52 pm by Vince Staten

The future has arrived, some 67 years after it was forecast. This past week, Samsung announced a new Smartwatch, a combination watch, phone and computer, a smartphone on your wrist.

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HMG Sports Injury Clinic opens  for next-day treatment of athletes

HMG Sports Injury Clinic opens for next-day treatment of athletes

September 7th, 2013 11:35 pm by Marci Gore

If your student-athlete sustains an injury during his Friday night football game, you now have the option of having him evaluated the very next day by a team of specially trained sports medicine providers.

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Work of regional artists on display at MECC

Work of regional artists on display at MECC

September 7th, 2013 11:29 pm by Staff Report

BIG STONE GAP — A variety of different art media featuring the works of regional artists is now on display through Oct. 11 at Mountain Empire Community College’s Slemp Gallery.

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Scott, Lee schools receive grants from state for security upgrades

Scott, Lee schools receive grants from state for security upgrades

September 7th, 2013 11:16 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Two Southwest Virginia school systems were among 86 across the state that were awarded grant funds last week to make security improvements at various campuses.

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Penny, Wood win Eastman 10K titles

Penny, Wood win Eastman 10K titles

September 7th, 2013 7:00 pm by Greg Peters

The 34th annual Eastman 10K Road Race made its way through the streets of Kingsport on Saturday morning and Johnson City runner J Penny emerged as the first of 653 finishers.

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Town all fired up for Grillin’ at the Gate

Town all fired up for Grillin’ at the Gate

September 7th, 2013 5:54 pm by Marci Gore

Gate City’s Town Manager Greg Jones says he hopes this year’s Grillin’ at the Gate event will showcase the best attributes the town has to offer.

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