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Dryden alumni organize fundraising events for elementary students

Dryden alumni organize fundraising events for elementary students

June 21st, 2015 12:05 pm by Marci Gore

It's been less than a year since a group of Dryden High School alumni decided to give back to their community's elementary students. But in that short time, thousands of dollars have already been raised.

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K-Mets Celebrating 35th Season in Kingsport

K-Mets Celebrating 35th Season in Kingsport

June 21st, 2015 10:00 am by Collin Brooks

Going to a minor league ball park is an experience like none other, as fans have the ability to rub elbows with players that some day might play on baseball's biggest stage.

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Mission group leaves elderly Hawkins woman with a 'new' 100-year-old home

Mission group leaves elderly Hawkins woman with a 'new' 100-year-old home

June 20th, 2015 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

As of Thursday evening, when the a church group from Columbia, Miss., pulled away from Emily Manis's 100-year-old Surgoinsville home, there wasn't much about the house that looked the same way it had when they arrived on Monday.

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Contact Concern's new executive director is no stranger to the area

Contact Concern's new executive director is no stranger to the area

June 20th, 2015 5:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

Last month, the Board of Directors of Contact Concern/2-1-1 of Northeast Tennessee announced the hiring of Margaret Counts Kirk as its new Executive Director.

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Railroad wants crossing closed before approving Church Hill request

Railroad wants crossing closed before approving Church Hill request

June 20th, 2015 3:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

If Church Hill wants a railroad crossing for it's future park on Holliston Mills Road it's going to have to close another crossing in town and come up with a lot of money.

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Turnout better then expected for Surgoinsville 'free stuff giveaway'

Turnout better then expected for Surgoinsville 'free stuff giveaway' - VIDEO

June 20th, 2015 1:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Customers were already crowding outside a Surgoinsville barn Saturday morning an hour before the doors were supposed to open for a free giveaway of clothes and other household items.

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Kingsport SBK Animal Shelter adoptable animals this week. - VIDEO

June 20th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Click on the gallery to see new animals at the SBK Kingsport Animal Shelter. In this week's video, we meet: Zane, Peanut, Brandon, and Dakota.

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Folks You Should Know: Deep-rooted love of photography is in Ann Fortney's blood

Folks You Should Know: Deep-rooted love of photography is in Ann Fortney's blood

June 20th, 2015 10:00 am by Michele Giarrusso

A Kingsport native, Ann Fortney was raised in a family where photography was loved not only as a family business, but as a family hobby and art form.

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Farm and Garden photo gallery.

June 20th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

The response we got to our call out for garden photos was phenomenal! We will feature more of the photos on the Farm and Garden page over the next few weeks as well as posting the photos in web galleries at timesnews.net.

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Photos: Kingsport Carousel nears completion

Photos: Kingsport Carousel nears completion

June 19th, 2015 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport businessman Pal Barger and wife Sharon take in the ambiance of the Kingsport Carousel on Friday. The Bargers provided funding for the roundhouse which holds the carousel, located adjacent to the Kingsport Farmer's Market.

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