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Wash-N-Wag to benefit Sullivan County Humane Society

Wash-N-Wag to benefit Sullivan County Humane Society premium content

August 14th, 2013 11:22 pm by Staff Report

There will be wading pools, free treats, baths and a kissing booth to benefit a good cause. The 4th annual Wash-N-Wag, a dog wash and fundraising event to benefit the Sullivan County Humane Society will be held at the Kingsport Town Center Saturday.

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Steelers' Rocky Bleier offers story of inspiration during United Way Kick Off

Steelers' Rocky Bleier offers story of inspiration during United Way Kick Off

August 14th, 2013 3:55 pm by Matthew Lane

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rocky Bleier helped kick off the United Way’s regional fundraising campaign Wednesday afternoon.

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Entertaining and educational: There's lots to learn at the Appalachian Fair

Entertaining and educational: There's lots to learn at the Appalachian Fair

August 14th, 2013 1:00 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

The word “fair” is synonymous with carnival rides, games, concerts, and an assortment of deep fried foods and sugary confections. What most people don't realize, however, is that fairs began as a means to educate — as well entertain — attendees.

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Today's Sullivan County 4-H Club teaches life skills

Today's Sullivan County 4-H Club teaches life skills

August 14th, 2013 12:38 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

The 4-H of today has transitioned into a leadership-focused program encompassing a child's full spectrum of needs in order to mold productive citizens for the future.

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Appalachian Fair food drive night

Appalachian Fair food drive night

August 14th, 2013 12:34 pm by Staff Report

Bring five cans of food to donate to Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee on Aug. 20 and get two free midway rides.

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Getting juiced?: Cleanses prove popular but remain controversial diet

Getting juiced?: Cleanses prove popular but remain controversial diet

August 14th, 2013 9:16 am by By REBEKAH WILSON (rwilson@timesnews.net)

Juice cleanses — temporary diets in which you drink only juice and stop eating solid food and toxic substances — have proven both popular and controversial.

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Kingsport Ballet turns flood clean-up into restoration job

Kingsport Ballet turns flood clean-up into restoration job

August 14th, 2013 8:04 am by Staff Report

Following the July flood that inundated downtown Kingsport in two and three feet of water, Kingsport Ballet staff, volunteers, and hired hands went to work to extract, clean up, dry up and restore affected areas.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Rogersville BMA flooded with drainage complaints from irate Park Place residents

PHOTO GALLERY: Rogersville BMA flooded with drainage complaints from irate Park Place residents

August 13th, 2013 11:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Residents of a recently constructed “planned unit development” in Rogersville aren’t happy with their swimming pools — mainly because the pools are in the crawl space under their homes.

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Vince Staten: Not counting drive-ins, Frank Theatres city’s 10th movie house premium content

August 13th, 2013 9:28 pm by VINCE STATEN

Our first movie theater was the original Strand, which was located on the corner of Main and Shelby (and later became the Gem Theater). It actually opened before this newspaper began publication so we don’t know what the first feature to play here was.

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Kingsport City Schools Board of Education announces 2013-2014 meeting dates

August 13th, 2013 3:16 pm by Marybeth McLain

Kingsport City Schools Board of Education has scheduled a series of meetings and work sessions for the 2013-2014 school year.

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