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D-B  student scores perfect 36 on ACT

D-B student scores perfect 36 on ACT

July 27th, 2013 11:14 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Although a local high school student says she struggles a bit with math, she did well enough to get a rare perfect ACT score and so far has aced the advanced math curriculum at her school with straight A’s.

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Old dogs, new tricks: Shell-E Shining Seniors promotes adoption of older shelter animals

Old dogs, new tricks: Shell-E Shining Seniors promotes adoption of older shelter animals

July 27th, 2013 9:44 pm by Nick Shepherd

“Basically what we’re looking to do is to supplement whatever a senior pet may be lacking, whether that be surgery or shots, to make them more adoptable,” said Tracey Barr, president and founder of Team Shell-E.

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Clabaughs lead the pack in Baylee Dockery benefit race

Clabaughs lead the pack in Baylee Dockery benefit race

July 27th, 2013 9:24 pm by George Thwaites

Matt Clabaugh won a photo finish with his brother, Hank, to take the men’s title.

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Donation helps fund Second Harvest Mobile Pantry program

Donation helps fund Second Harvest Mobile Pantry program

July 26th, 2013 11:52 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — “We’re going to be able to reach unserved areas that don’t have a pantry, that don’t have a soup kitchen, and reach elderly folks who can’t get to us because of their disabilities,” Second Harvest Executive Director Rhonda Chafin said.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of July 21

July 26th, 2013 1:21 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Our weekly Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. This week's gallery includes graduates, birthday celebrations, Fun Fest photos and a night at the ballpark.

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Community Local Entertainment
Sister Sparrow flies into Twilight Alive

Sister Sparrow flies into Twilight Alive

July 26th, 2013 12:27 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, an eight-piece “hard soul rock” group from Brooklyn, N.Y., promises an explosive performance at Twilight Alive on Thursday, Aug. 1.

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SW Va. ‘wood booger’ reports raise interest in Bigfoot

SW Va. ‘wood booger’ reports raise interest in Bigfoot

July 26th, 2013 7:17 am by Greg Peters

A trip to downtown Norton will lead you to Home Hardware and Furniture Store. The establishment has embraced the Bigfoot phenomena, and if you stop in they will be more than happy to talk about the subject.

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MECC's Mountain Music School wraps ninth jam

MECC's Mountain Music School wraps ninth jam

July 25th, 2013 11:03 pm by Stephen Igo

BIG STONE GAP, Va. — Birds of a feather flock together but not even the traditional jams-mad participants of the 9th annual Mountain Music School at Mountain Empire Community College took that literally. Until now.

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2013 Kingsport Times-News Reader's Choice Awards Banquet

July 25th, 2013 10:53 pm by Staff Report

Photos of the Winners and Finalists in attendance at the First Annual Kingsport Times-News Reader's Choice Awards Banquet.

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Community

Vince Staten: Mysterious Little Green Dude figurine identified as carnival prize premium content

July 25th, 2013 10:05 pm by VINCE STATEN

We had to go all the way to Maine but I think we have finally figured out who or what the Little Green Dude is. Or was. Let me recap. A couple of weeks ago I went to the “Antiques Roadshow” carrying a couple of items for my friend Chris.

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