Kingsport Times News Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Dam good: Bays Mountain dam holding up well at nearly 100 years old

Dam good: Bays Mountain dam holding up well at nearly 100 years old

January 12th, 2015 8:24 am by Matthew Lane

The dam has held back 100 million to 140 million gallons of lake water for nearly 100 years and has done so with only two major repairs over the past century.

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Sports Community Sports Live Schedules
High school sports schedule, week of Jan. 12

High school sports schedule, week of Jan. 12

January 12th, 2015 12:20 am by Staff Report

The high school sports schedules for Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia the week beginning Jan. 12.

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Community Local News
Volunteers keep  haven open for homeless during bitter cold spell

Volunteers keep haven open for homeless during bitter cold spell

January 11th, 2015 6:02 pm by Marci Gore

When Will Shewey saw the forecast for bitterly cold temperatures last week, he decided to open the doors of his downtown Kingsport church to those who are homeless. His desire was simple.

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Community TriCityMom Food
Share your favorite recipes with us!

Share your favorite recipes with us!

January 11th, 2015 1:00 pm by Staff Report

From appetizers and salads to entrees and desserts, simply email your favorite recipe to food@timesnews.net. We'll feature as many as possible each week on the Food page in Wednesday's print edition and also put them online.

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Community
Newcomers Club, Diabetes Association and other groups to meet this week

Newcomers Club, Diabetes Association and other groups to meet this week

January 11th, 2015 9:21 am by Staff Report

The Kingsport Newcomers Club and the Diabetes Association are among the clubs and organizations that have planned monthly meetings this week.

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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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Community Local News Education INK

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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Community Photos Sunday Stories

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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Sports Community Sports Live
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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