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Walk-A-Thon raises funds for Ronald McDonald House

February 13th, 2013 8:54 am by staff report

The Healthy Hearts for the House Walk-A-Thon will be held from 9 to 10 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Kingsport Town Center, 2101 Fort Henry Drive.

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KHRA plans meetings on transforming neighborhood

February 13th, 2013 8:51 am by staff report

The selected neighborhood is physically bounded by Center Street, railroads and Wilcox Drive on the west and south, Kingsport Greenbelt on the north and Center Street, Wateree Street, Piedmont Drive and Dorothy Street on the east.

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Red Shoe Gala raises funds for getting kids into safe homes

February 11th, 2013 8:44 am by staff report

The Red Shoe Gala, which will be held at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center, is CASA's biggest fund-raiser. This fun event features a cocktail hour and silent auction, gourmet dinner, live auction presided over by Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ron Ra

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Nurse to offer plant-based approach to preventing disease

February 11th, 2013 8:19 am by staff report

In a nation struggling with obesity and poor health, Jane Esselstyn offers insight to how eating habits affect our health and practical ideas on changing how and what we eat.

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East Tennessee baskets to be documented

February 11th, 2013 8:16 am by staff report

During the coming months, the East Tennessee Historical Society (ETHS) will document basketmakers who made their wares in the region's 35 counties in the 1940s and earlier.

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City seeks sculpture for 7th annual walk

February 11th, 2013 8:11 am by staff report

Dates for the Exhibition are May 2013 through April 2014. Works can be in any media, must be suitable for outdoors and may be functional or non-functional, temporary in nature or permanent.

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Farmers Market Association conference comes to Bristol

February 8th, 2013 8:20 am by staff report

A full day of presentations and workshops related to local food production and marketing will be presented. Farmers Market vendors, consumers, market managers, small farmers, gardeners, crafters and anyone interested in local foods will benefit from atte

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Natural History Museum to host 'Darwin Day' events

February 8th, 2013 8:11 am by staff report

The mission of Darwin Day is to recognize the scientific accomplishments of Charles Darwin and his description of evolution through natural selection, as well as to explain the far-reaching influence of evolutionary science.

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Seamanship course builds confidence for safe boating

February 8th, 2013 8:07 am by staff report

The course provides a better understanding of how boats behave under various conditions including close quarters and open water operations.

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Valentine's Day fund-raiser aids fight against polio

February 8th, 2013 8:06 am by staff report

The PolioPlus Fund, which began in 1985, is dedicated to eradicating polio in the world.

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