Kingsport Times News Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Community Sunday Stories
Folks You Should Know: Ralph Burrell earned a Silver Star for 'gallantry in action'

Folks You Should Know: Ralph Burrell earned a Silver Star for 'gallantry in action'

January 10th, 2015 10:00 am by Collin Brooks

Imagine being away from your family during the holidays and your mission is to take other people away from their families, forever. That is the face of war and it's exactly what Kingsport's Ralph Burrell was forced to do when he earned a Silver Star.

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Five Northeast Tennessee high school seniors named Niswonger scholars

January 10th, 2015 9:45 am by Rick Wagner

Groups includes Volunteer, Science Hill and David Crockett high school students.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Jan. 4

January 9th, 2015 8:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Many of the photos also appeared in the Jan. 4 edition of Sunday Stories. Additional photos have also been added.

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Barracuda Swim Club earns national award

Barracuda Swim Club earns national award

January 9th, 2015 6:02 pm by Pat Kenney

The Barracudas were one of only four teams in the state of Tennessee to be recognized by the Club Excellence program. Nationally, the club was ranked 170th.

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Community Local News
Local ministry helps home fire victims

Local ministry helps home fire victims

January 9th, 2015 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

GATE CITY — Following the immediate aftermath of a local house fire, you'll see the firefighters, volunteers from the American Red Cross. And, there's a good chance you will also see Philip Cooper..

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What about Cora Cox? Officials mull possibilities

What about Cora Cox? Officials mull possibilities

January 8th, 2015 11:51 pm by Rick Wagner

Cora Cox Academy may be on the move in 2016, but the historic building that houses it would remain — with a new use as part of a redevelopment plan.

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Krissy Turner named principal of Kingsport's Jackson Elementary

Krissy Turner named principal of Kingsport's Jackson Elementary

January 8th, 2015 10:46 pm by Rick Wagner

Former Kennedy Elementary associate principal has 15 years of experience with city schools, formally starts new job Monday.

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Faith in Action: First Broad Street UMC supports local, national and global missions

Faith in Action: First Broad Street UMC supports local, national and global missions

January 8th, 2015 8:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

FBSUMC began its rural mission program with John's Island, South Carolina, in 1981 with 13 participants. Mission trips have been held every summer since that time with an average attendance of 95 youth and adults.

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Dr. Daniel R. Schumaier receives Silver Eagle

Dr. Daniel R. Schumaier receives Silver Eagle

January 8th, 2015 10:00 am by Royce Fox, Community Contributor

The Silver Eagle Award was instituted in 1987 to honor individuals for their outstanding involvement and support of the Boy Scout program in the Sequoyah Council.

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Dollars for the pound: Money coming in for new Scott shelter

Dollars for the pound: Money coming in for new Scott shelter

January 8th, 2015 12:25 am by Marci Gore

The Scott County Board of Supervisors learned on Wednesday that the county will receive more than $60,000 in insurance money, which will go toward the cost to build a new animal shelter.

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