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Local Contact-Concern volunteers honored for their hours, years of service

Local Contact-Concern volunteers honored for their hours, years of service

April 7th, 2014 5:26 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

As a teenager, Patty Fletcher called Contact-Concern of Northeast Tennessee, the local crisis helpline founded in 1976. She has never forgotten the help she received from the volunteer who took her call.

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Information fundraiser set for Tuesday night for "The Emporium"

April 7th, 2014 3:41 pm by Staff Report

The first informational fundraiser for "The Emporium" is set for 6 p.m., Tuesday, April 8, at LampLight Theatre located at 140 Broad St.

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Fuel Fund Walkathon scheduled for May 4 in Big Stone Gap

Fuel Fund Walkathon scheduled for May 4 in Big Stone Gap

April 6th, 2014 9:34 pm by Staff Report

BIG STONE GAP — Mountain Empire Older Citizens Inc. has set its annual walkathon for May 4 to raise funds for MEOC's Emergency Fuel Fund for the Elderly.

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Community gathers to pray at Hawkins County jail

Community gathers to pray at Hawkins County jail - VIDEO

April 6th, 2014 9:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Ordinarily they're "Expecting God's Help," but on Sunday the Rogersville Christian organization was "asking for God's help" during the third annual Hawkins County Justice Center Prayer Walk.

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Clergy urged not to judge but speak truth in love

Clergy urged not to judge but speak truth in love

April 6th, 2014 11:15 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The Clergy Appreciation Luncheon was held March 27 at First Broad Street United Methodist Church.

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Road work for Carousel, Clinchfield reconfiguration set to begin

Road work for Carousel, Clinchfield reconfiguration set to begin

April 5th, 2014 7:12 pm by Staff Report

Road work related to the Carousel Project at the Farmers Market, as well as a Clinchfield Street reconfiguration will begin on Monday.

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Acclaimed Civil War historian Robertson to speak in Kingsport

Acclaimed Civil War historian Robertson to speak in Kingsport

April 5th, 2014 7:09 pm by Staff Report

KINGSPORT — Dr. James I. "Bud" Robertson will be the next speaker in The Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table's observance of the sesquicentennial of the Civil War.

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Hope floats: Owners of Clinch River Adventures look to build on success

Hope floats: Owners of Clinch River Adventures look to build on success

April 5th, 2014 2:00 pm by Stephen Igo

When Terry and Brock took the plunge into a seasonal small business enterprise, they actually did. Whether by tube, canoe or kayak, the Funks can provide folks the means for a bucolic summertime, current-assisted float downriver.

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Gate City, Nickelsville leaders recognize senior volunteers

Gate City, Nickelsville leaders recognize senior volunteers

April 4th, 2014 11:20 pm by Wes Bunch

The Appalachian Community Action Agency joined with town leaders from Gate City and Nickelsville this week to publicly thank members of the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) who work to help those in need in their communities.

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HCSO receives award for supporting deputies serving in military

HCSO receives award for supporting deputies serving in military

April 4th, 2014 10:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

The ESGR program recognizes and encourages patriotic employers who are willing to work around the schedules of employees serving in the National Guard and Army Reserve.

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