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Eastside story: Wise County students swarm back to ‘new’ old high school

Eastside story: Wise County students swarm back to ‘new’ old high school

August 8th, 2013 10:46 pm by Stephen Igo

COEBURN — Fifteen-year-old Bailey Martin of Coeburn provided a bright and promising summation of her first day back at school on Thursday. “It’s going to be a really, really good year,” declared the Eastside High School student.

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Update: Surgoinsville bridge expected to open Friday afternoon

Update: Surgoinsville bridge expected to open Friday afternoon

August 8th, 2013 4:35 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County Highway Superintendent Lowell Bean tells the Times-News that TDOT has given approval to reopen the the Longs Ben Road bridge in Surgoinsvllie.

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Remington House raising money for 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Remington House raising money for 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

August 8th, 2013 7:00 am by Staff Report

Emeritus at Remington House is hosting its annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser Aug. 13 to raise money for the 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Bristol Motor Speedway in September. The cost for the meal is $10.

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Church Hill Community Celebration ‘good clean fun for the whole family’

August 7th, 2013 11:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Even if your wallet is empty, there’s no excuse for anyone walking away from the seventh annual Church Hill Community Celebration on Saturday evening with an empty stomach.

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Dave Clark: Who will be held accountable for Kingsport’s repeated mistakes? premium content

August 7th, 2013 8:26 pm by DAVE CLARK

We can even tolerate and afford some ill conceived programs that waste money. What we cannot afford is repetitive miscalculation. This now appears to be the trend.

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Homegrown Tomato Fest returns to Kingsport Farmer's Market

Homegrown Tomato Fest returns to Kingsport Farmer's Market

August 7th, 2013 3:00 pm by David Grace

The festival features contests for best tasting, biggest, prettiest, ugliest, most bizarre, best salsa and best dressed tomato.

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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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