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Community Education
Dobyns-Bennett senior selected for ETSU Roan Scholars program

Dobyns-Bennett senior selected for ETSU Roan Scholars program

February 6th, 2014 12:48 pm by Marybeth McLain

Seven student leaders from across the region, including a senior from Dobyns-Bennett High School, have been selected as the Class of 2018 for the Roan Scholars Leadership Program at East Tennessee State University.

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Community Health
Kick the pill, eat your vitamins

Kick the pill, eat your vitamins

February 6th, 2014 6:00 am by Marci Gore

“If you think you need, or want, a supplement, if there’s a particular nutrient that you think you need, the best source of a nutrient is always going to be a food that contains that nutrient,” said Lisa Gilreath, a registered dietitian.

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Community Health
Paying the way when cancer strikes

Paying the way when cancer strikes

February 6th, 2014 6:00 am by Marci Gore

Friends of Suzanne, a 501(c)3 organization, raises money to help cancer patients and their families with the unexpected costs of cancer treatment.

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Community Local News
Spay/neuter grants can help Sullivan pet owners

Spay/neuter grants can help Sullivan pet owners

February 5th, 2014 10:48 pm by Staff report

P.E.T.S has two spay and neuter assistance grants available at this time. The first is a grant provided through a program to support low-cost spay and neuter services for both dogs and cats in Tennessee.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Showcase: Frozen Rivers

February 5th, 2014 10:19 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by A Mauk. The photos were taken on Jan. 6, 2014, along the Holston and Clinch rivers.

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Community Faith
Tri-Cities Episcopal churches host diocese’s 30th convention

Tri-Cities Episcopal churches host diocese’s 30th convention

February 5th, 2014 9:35 am by Staff Report

The convention will be hosted by three churches in the Tri-Cities area. The convention co-chairs are the Rev. Hal Hutchison, St. John, Johnson City; the Rev. Harry Shaffer, St. Thomas, Elizabethton and the Rev. Canon Matthew Moore, St. Columba, Bristol.

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Community Local News Health
Executive director of Tri-Cities Komen affiliate stepping down

Executive director of Tri-Cities Komen affiliate stepping down

February 5th, 2014 9:21 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Under Cheryl Youland's leadership, the local affiliate has grown from an operating budget of $200,000 to a $700,000, and has given back more than $2 million to local communities through service grants.

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Community Local News
Hearthwarming Sunday aids MEOC fuel fund

Hearthwarming Sunday aids MEOC fuel fund

February 4th, 2014 9:25 pm by Staff report

BIG STONE GAP — Mountain Empire Older Citizens Inc. reports more older people than ever in Lee, Wise and Scott counties and the city of Norton are finding themselves in need of assistance.

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New ETSU women's basketball coach pushes team toward greater goals

New ETSU women's basketball coach pushes team toward greater goals

February 4th, 2014 9:44 am by Pat Kenney

Coming from a family where her mother is an educator and her father the president of a Fortune 500 company, Brittney Ezell got her life lessons early.

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Community Education
Kingsport City Schools Budget Committee meetings time change

Kingsport City Schools Budget Committee meetings time change

February 4th, 2014 9:31 am by Marybeth McLain

Kingsport City Schools Budget Committee has made a time change for the previously scheduled meetings to review budget items for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.

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