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Five Cherokee NJROTC cadets earn college credits in new program

Five Cherokee NJROTC cadets earn college credits in new program

May 26th, 2014 10:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

The cadets are Casey Banks, Ashley Bowery, Tanner Charles, Amanda Filios and Noah Goley.

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Harold Lester Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit cancer victims

Harold Lester Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit cancer victims

May 26th, 2014 8:41 pm by Staff Report

Some of the sweetest golf shots in the area will be made on June 6 at the Lonesome Pine Country Club in Big Stone Gap.

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Grandfather Mountain otter habitat reopens

Grandfather Mountain otter habitat reopens

May 26th, 2014 6:52 pm by Staff Report

After a 2 1/2-month closure for renovations, the otter habitat is open again at Grandfather Mountain, and Nottaway and Luna are back in their renovated underwater viewing area.

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Kingsport veteran recalls experiences in 'The Forgotten War'

Kingsport veteran recalls experiences in 'The Forgotten War'

May 25th, 2014 7:14 pm by George Thwaites

KINGSPORT — Some historians have called it "The Forgotten War." But 86-year-old veteran Joe Aldeen never forgot what he went through in Korea.

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Sycamore Shoals celebrates Cherokee culture

Sycamore Shoals celebrates Cherokee culture

May 25th, 2014 3:00 pm by Entertainment Staff

The weekend-long event will feature traditional and contemporary arts and crafts, traditional Native American song and dance, Cherokee storytelling and legends, Native American flute, Cherokee language workshops, craft demonstrations and sales.

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Navy veteran, 83, honors heroes by placing flags on graves for Memorial Day

Navy veteran, 83, honors heroes by placing flags on graves for Memorial Day

May 25th, 2014 12:17 am by Rick Wagner

Ever wonder how those American flags get placed on veterans' graves around Memorial Day each year? The answer for four area cemeteries is U.S. Navy veteran Moe Cloud.

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New MECC Foundation fund to provide textbooks

New MECC Foundation fund to provide textbooks

May 24th, 2014 5:37 pm by Staff Report

The Ida Bonicelli Trigiani Book Fund honors a well-known citizen of Big Stone Gap, an active member of the cultural and business community of the town for many years.

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Community Education
Two Cherokee NJROTC graduates awarded $180,000 scholarships

Two Cherokee NJROTC graduates awarded $180,000 scholarships

May 23rd, 2014 9:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

Cadet Cmdr. Madeline McDougal and Cadet Cmdr. Brittany Bowers have been awarded the U.S. Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps scholarship.

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HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH - Kingsport Twilight Alive 5.23.14

May 23rd, 2014 5:00 pm by Staff Report

Check out photos of people having fun pretending to be Rock Stars, at the Times-News Happy Snaps Photo Booth, for the first 2014 Twilight Alive Concert Series in Downtown Kingsport, TN.

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Graduation 2014: Share your favorite photos from graduation

May 23rd, 2014 4:15 pm by Carmen Musick

Students from JI Burton, Dobyns-Bennett, Volunteer, Daniel Boone and Cherokee will all turn the tassels this weekend. And you're invited to share your favorite photos from those events!

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