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'New' organ tuned to engage heart, spirit

February 21st, 2013 10:53 am by staff report

It took 12 years to save enough in the church's organ fund and another year of refurbishing and installation. But, finally, on Sunday, Feb. 24, Colonial Heights Presbyterian Church will conclude this long journey with the dedication service of its first p

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ETSU offers a week of fun for children

February 21st, 2013 8:13 am by staff report

Participants will work with herbs, engage in science experiments and try their hand at crafts and cooking. Field trips during the week include going bowling and visiting to Rocky Mount Living History Museum.

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Wellness initiatives get a funding boost

February 20th, 2013 10:15 am by staff report

Children's Miracle Network this week donated $10,000 through the foundation to the Boys & Girls Club. The money will assist with expenses for the YES! program and its associated initiatives, Learning 2 Live Healthy and WALKAround Kingsport. These programs

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Highly respected heart specialist to speak in Tri-Cities

February 20th, 2013 8:57 am by staff report

During the event, Dr. William Messerschmidt will showcase "off-pump" procedures, which have transformed the speed and safety of open-heart surgery. Additionally, Messerschmidt will answer questions from Tri-Cities area seniors and caregivers about heart h

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Learning the art of calligraphy

February 20th, 2013 8:51 am by staff report

The classes, which are open to all skill levels, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesdays, March 5, 12, 19 and 26 in the Kingsport Art Guild studio, located on the third floor of the Kingsport Renaissance Center, 1200 E. Center St.

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Beekeepers Association meeting focuses on breeding queens

February 20th, 2013 8:44 am by staff report

Wayne Yates will speak about his beekeeping operations and how he breeds queens during the Clinch Valley Beekeepers Association meeting at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21.

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Short line railroading featured at museum's Heritage Day

February 20th, 2013 8:36 am by staff report

The small- and medium-sized rail operations that reached into the corners of America for commerce or for a specific industry will be the focus of the February Heritage Day at East Tennessee State University's George L. Carter Railroad Museum.

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Cherokee linguist, dancer to appear at Natural Tunnel

February 19th, 2013 9:16 pm by Staff Report

The Cherokee Language Workshop will begin at 10 a.m. and the Family Dance Workshop will begin at 1 p.m.

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PBR brings best bull riders, top bulls to Johnson City

February 18th, 2013 3:14 pm by staff report

Fans will see thrilling eight-second rides and jaw-dropping wrecks throughout the performance as the PBR's cowboys risk it all against monstrous animal athletes that can weigh as much as 2,000 pounds.

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Vettes of the Smokies makes gift to St. Jude

February 18th, 2013 3:05 pm by staff report

The club has donated its car show proceeds to a different good cause for four years and decided to give the 2012 proceeds to St. Jude because one of its members, 14-year-old David Lamons, has been treated for leukemia at the St. Jude Tri-Cities Affiliate

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