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Special delivery: 90-year-old paper carrier likes to keep busy

Special delivery: 90-year-old paper carrier likes to keep busy

November 6th, 2014 12:41 pm by Marci Gore

Elsie Whistine ran a daycare in her home, caring for 15 or so children a day, for more than 35 years. In 1989 at the age of 64 — the age when many are considering retiring — she decided to start delivering newspapers.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 11.6.14 - VIDEO

November 6th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

We meet some new adoptable shelter animals on this week's Furry Friends video. This week we meet: Casper, Payton, Lil' Bit, Tippy, Twiggy, and Tiny. Also, the photo gallery below has photos of adoptable shelter animals.

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Eastman Career Expo features exercise in life

Eastman Career Expo features exercise in life

November 5th, 2014 11:35 pm by Rick Wagner

Macy Johnson is having a tough time financially. As a police department dispatcher with a non-working — or "deadbeat" — husband and two children, ages 6 and 3, her outgo almost exceeds her income of $36,000 a year.

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The gift only you can give: Blood drives scheduled throughout region

The gift only you can give: Blood drives scheduled throughout region

November 5th, 2014 8:23 pm by Staff reports

As many as three lives may be saved each time a person donates blood, and Marsh Regional urges people to give here and help here.

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Gate City man wins tickets to ride Santa Train

Gate City man wins tickets to ride Santa Train

November 5th, 2014 7:14 pm by Staff Report

GATE CITY — Randy Griffin of Gate City is the winner of the two tickets to ride on the 2014 Santa Train, which will travel from Elkhorn City, Ky., to Kingsport on Nov. 22.

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Officer gives Jefferson student coat off his back

Officer gives Jefferson student coat off his back

November 5th, 2014 4:31 pm by Michelle McMillian

Kingsport officer to the rescue

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Halloween costume contest winners are...

November 5th, 2014 4:30 pm by Staff Report

The votes are in! Congratulations to all the winners and runners-up in the Get Your Ghoul On Halloween costume contest and thanks to everyone for sharing your photos and voting.

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Inspirational coach leads the Girls on the Run program at Girls Inc.

Inspirational coach leads the Girls on the Run program at Girls Inc.

November 5th, 2014 11:00 am by Katherine Scoggins

Leona Smith, or Miss Leona, has lived through more pain and suffering than most people four times her age, which is why she feels she is well-suited for the Girls On The Run program.

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Lala-PAW-looza aims to raise money for lost and homeless animals

Lala-PAW-looza aims to raise money for lost and homeless animals

November 4th, 2014 7:00 pm by Rain Smith

"I hope that people will bring their dogs, so it's not just for kids and adults," said Becky Birdwell. "We're just excited to be able to do this and thankful that Stickley Farms are hosting it for us."

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John Sevier Middle School awarded nationally acclaimed health grant

John Sevier Middle School awarded nationally acclaimed health grant

November 4th, 2014 3:31 pm by Marybeth McLain

John Sevier Middle School has received the BlueCross "Shape the State" grant, awarding $10,000 to the school for physical education curriculum and equipment.

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