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'In Memory of Marge': Scott County Hope House looking to the future after the death of its long-time executive director

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'In Memory of Marge': Scott County Hope House looking to the future after the death of its long-time executive director

December 21st, 2014 10:00 pm by Marci Gore

Last month, Marge Quillen, who had been a truck driver, gone to hair school, served in the military and spent countless hours helping victims of domestic violence, died at the age of 73.

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Waste not ... Jackson Elementary program sends good food where it's needed — instead of to the trash

Waste not ... Jackson Elementary program sends good food where it's needed — instead of to the trash

December 21st, 2014 2:38 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — When Jackson Elementary School instructional aide Angie Hyche saw all the food that was wasted every school day in the Kingsport public school's cafeteria, she did more than just fret.

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TCRA's big makeover at the top of its 2015 agenda

TCRA's big makeover at the top of its 2015 agenda

December 22nd, 2014 9:07 am by Hank Hayes

Late in next year's first quarter, TCRA aims to remove the metered parking area in front of the main terminal, although a drop-off/pickup area will remain.

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Ministry sets up fund to help family with child's heart surgery expenses

Ministry sets up fund to help family with child's heart surgery expenses

December 21st, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — For a child with so many health problems, it's pretty easy to make 13-month-old Alliana Delph smile. All you have to do is smile at her first.

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Local woman collects toiletries to give away

Local woman collects toiletries to give away

December 21st, 2014 4:30 pm by Marci Gore

Gail Cole says when she worked at the Social Security Administration Office she realized that, for many people, there was no money available to buy everyday toiletry items such as soap and shampoo.

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Plan ahead: Christmas closings for the holiday week

Plan ahead: Christmas closings for the holiday week

December 21st, 2014 1:00 pm by Staff Report

Listings for Kingsport, Sullivan County, Hawkins County and throughout Southwest Virginia.

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New high schools discussion, ECU dividend,  Phillips won't run and more stories you may have missed

New high schools discussion, ECU dividend, Phillips won't run and more stories you may have missed

December 21st, 2014 11:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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TCRA: Cargo operation involving an Antonov "not a confirmed operation"

TCRA: Cargo operation involving an Antonov "not a confirmed operation"

December 21st, 2014 9:09 am by Hank Hayes

TCRA also notes the plane's arrival, if it happens, would not be a public event.

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Scott County officials 'paws' to consider proposed site for new animal shelter

Scott County officials 'paws' to consider proposed site for new animal shelter

December 20th, 2014 4:30 pm by Marci Gore

Two weeks after a fire destroyed the county-run dog pound building, the Scott County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to consider the construction of a new animal shelter in the Daniel Boone community.

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Chalk it up: I want Kingsport....

Chalk it up: I want Kingsport....

December 20th, 2014 1:00 pm by Matthew Lane

What do you want Kingsport to be? Vibrant? Bicycle friendly? How about a fun place to work in? These are just some of the replies written on the "I want Kingsport" chalk board since its debut outside the historic State Theater.

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Busted! Kingsport man charged in ABC Store robbery

Busted! Kingsport man charged in ABC Store robbery

December 20th, 2014 12:39 pm by Matthew Lane

The Virginia State Police credits many calls and tips from the public, providing the necessary information to identify and arrest the suspect.

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