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Greater Kingsport Alliance for Development awarded THDA grant

Greater Kingsport Alliance for Development awarded THDA grant

July 25th, 2015 8:30 am by By State Contributor

The $35,000 grant will be used for rapid rehousing and technology services that will assist both homeless individuals and families in Sullivan, Hawkins, Unicoi, Johnson, Greene and Washington counties.

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Holston Valley Physician Co-authors Article in New England Journal Of Medicine

Holston Valley Physician Co-authors Article in New England Journal Of Medicine

July 25th, 2015 8:30 am by By Community Contributor

The article discusses a clinical trial that examined use of drug-coated angioplasty balloons in the treatment of peripheral artery disease.

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Hammond Post 3 tops Mount Juliet Post 281 at state

Hammond Post 3 tops Mount Juliet Post 281 at state

July 25th, 2015 12:37 am by community contributor

Deric Graham knocked in four runs, sparking the Hammond Post 3 Hornets to an 8-5 victory over Mount Juliet Post 281 on Friday in the Tennessee American Legion state tournament.

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High Knob Lake 75th ceremony on Saturday

High Knob Lake 75th ceremony on Saturday

July 24th, 2015 6:30 pm by Community contributor

The 75th anniversary celebration of High Knob Recreational Lake of the Jefferson National Forest's Clinch Ranger District in Wise County will be held at the lake amphitheater at 11 a.m.

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Inaugural Disc Golf tournament at Laurel Run Park attracts 71 players

Inaugural Disc Golf tournament at Laurel Run Park attracts 71 players

July 24th, 2015 5:30 pm by Kristie Lindsey

It was a very hot and humid day, not the best conditions for disc golf but everyone seem to have a good time.

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Kids Fishing Day is Saturday at Warriors Path

Kids Fishing Day is Saturday at Warriors Path

July 24th, 2015 5:15 pm by community contributor

The annual Warriors Path State Park Kids Fishing Day runs from 9 a.m. until noon on Saturday, July 25. This free event is for children ages 15 and under.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of July 19

July 24th, 2015 4:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Some of the photos featured here also appeared in the July 19 edition of Sunday Stories.

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Kingsport teen graduates from National Law Enforcement Exploring Leadership Academy

Kingsport teen graduates from National Law Enforcement Exploring Leadership Academy

July 24th, 2015 2:30 pm by Community contributor

A 2014 graduate of Volunteer High School, she joined the Kingsport Police Department's Explorer Post during her junior year and has since achieved the rank of Lieutenant.

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Drainage pipe project on Wise Mountain Road

Drainage pipe project on Wise Mountain Road

July 24th, 2015 2:30 pm by community contributor

Be alert to flaggers directing traffic during daylight hours this week on State Route 646 (Wise Mountain Road) in Wise County while work crews replace a drain pipe.

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Watauga Valley Railroad Historical Society & Museum's "Summer 2015 Excursion" is Aug. 15

Watauga Valley Railroad Historical Society & Museum's "Summer 2015 Excursion" is Aug. 15

July 24th, 2015 1:30 pm by Community Contributor

Great Smoky Mountains Railroad follows the route of the former Southern Railway's Murphy Branch line, established in 1891, with its five percent grade, many bridges, and the beautiful whitewater Nantahala Gorge.

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