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Blountville boy sails through heart valve replacement

Blountville boy sails through heart valve replacement

March 5th, 2014 11:30 pm by SUE GUINN LEGG, NET News Service

Less than three months after receiving a heart and double lung transplant, 7-year-old Weston Keeton had more surgery Wednesday morning at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Community Sunday Stories TriCityMom
Children Exceeding Expectations is like 'a spoonful of sugar' for pediatric oncology and hematology patients

Children Exceeding Expectations is like 'a spoonful of sugar' for pediatric oncology and hematology patients

March 5th, 2014 5:06 pm by Katherine Scoggins

The school's mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for pediatric oncology and hematology patients to grow socially, cognitively and physically through 'theraplay' and to raise awareness of childhood cancer and immune deficiency disorders.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: What Love Looks Like (Week 5)

March 5th, 2014 3:46 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Sunday Stories celebrated Valentine's Day throughout the month of February by showcasing reader-submitted photos that illustrate 'What Love Looks Like.'

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Community Web picks
This homeless man winning the lottery will bring tears to your eyes

This homeless man winning the lottery will bring tears to your eyes

March 5th, 2014 1:43 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

A man had noticed a homeless man started hanging around a shopping center he lives near. He heard the homeless man was a good person, so he decided to something special for him. It will restore your faith in humanity.

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Runners pay tribute to 95-year-old WWII vet

Runners pay tribute to 95-year-old WWII vet

March 5th, 2014 11:28 am by Interesting stories we found around the web

Runners gave a spontaneous tribute to a 95-year-old World War II veteran who had come out in his full uniform to cheer them on.

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Community Videos Local News
In loving memory: After son dies in crash, woman uses donated money to buy food for Hunger First

In loving memory: After son dies in crash, woman uses donated money to buy food for Hunger First

March 5th, 2014 9:38 am by Nick Shepherd

When Tammy Russell lost her son in an auto accident at the beginning of February, she wanted to honor his memory. The opportunity presented itself at Hunger First in downtown Kingsport, an organization which lost its founder to a fatal crash in January.

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Community Education
Kingsport City Schools Board of Education to hold called meeting, cancels April meeting

Kingsport City Schools Board of Education to hold called meeting, cancels April meeting

March 5th, 2014 9:38 am by Marybeth McLain

Kingsport City Schools Board of Education will hold a called meeting on Thursday, March 20, at 6 p.m. located in the Tennessee Room at the KCS Administrative Support Center, 400 Clinchfield St, third floor, downtown Kingsport.

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Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
Dustin Lynch to headline Rogersville's  Fourth of July

Dustin Lynch to headline Rogersville's Fourth of July

March 4th, 2014 11:01 pm by Jeff Bobo

Lynch will close out a full day of free entertainment during the Rogersville Fourth of July celebration, which is actually taking place on Saturday, July 5. Also taking the stage that will be Grammy nominated contemporary Christian artist Matthew West.

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Community Local News Health
Forty years of care: Technology changes face of medicine, quality patient care still top priority

Forty years of care: Technology changes face of medicine, quality patient care still top priority

March 4th, 2014 8:37 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Advances in medical technology may have changed the face of health care in the last four decades, but one thing has remained the same at Indian Path - quality patient care is the top priority.

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Community Local News
After heart, lung transplant, Blountville boy readies for another fight

After heart, lung transplant, Blountville boy readies for another fight

March 3rd, 2014 9:57 pm by Sue Guinn Legg, NET News Service

Weston Keeton, the 7-year-old Blountville boy who underwent a heart and double lung transplant at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in December, will undergo an unprecedented post-transplant heart valve surgery Wednesday.

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