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Update: Police locate stolen church van

Update: Police locate stolen church van

June 29th, 2015 3:36 pm by Staff Report

The vehicle was reportedly taken from Double Springs Baptist Church on Rock Springs Road in Kingsport Saturday.

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Great Golden Gathering

Great Golden Gathering

June 29th, 2015 10:15 am by Holly Nelms

A reunion 50 years in the making will be held in August for those who attended African-American schools in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. Between 1963 and 1966, African-American schools in the region closed for integration.

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Sullivan schools list of appointments almost complete

Sullivan schools list of appointments almost complete

June 29th, 2015 9:07 am by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE - Some new faces and some familiar faces in new roles will be in Sullivan County schools positions for 2015-16.

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Museum event offers fossil, artifact identification

Museum event offers fossil, artifact identification

June 29th, 2015 8:22 am by Associated Press

Experts will help people identify their fossils and other artifacts at an event this week at the East Tennessee State University and General Shale Natural History Museum and Visitors Center at the Gray Fossil Site.

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RiverBend rises again

RiverBend rises again

June 29th, 2015 8:06 am by Matthew Lane

Years ago, local developers planned to transform 80 acres around the Walmart Supercenter on Fort Henry Drive into a retail and restaurant development, with housing overlooking the Holston River. The original project never materialized.

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Summer activities continue at Warriors Path

Summer activities continue at Warriors Path

June 28th, 2015 4:00 pm by Holly Nelms

Events offered this week include hikes, nature walks and family-fun games. Nature rubbings and a sunset hike will kick off the events on Monday.

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Report: 'Severe shortage' of affordable Tenn. rental housing

Report: 'Severe shortage' of affordable Tenn. rental housing

June 28th, 2015 12:01 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT - Developers are shying away from using Low Income Housing Tax Credits to build housing for lower income people in Tennessee's rural areas and small towns, according to Tennessee Housing Development Agency.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

June 28th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff reports

Stories this week include three Hawkins men killing a big snake, the not-so-secret Devil's Bathtub, a mission group leaving an elderly woman with a new home and photos of the Kingsport carousel, among others.

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SBK Animal Shelter scratches post to trim budget

SBK Animal Shelter scratches post to trim budget

June 27th, 2015 11:53 pm by Matthew Lane

Donations and adoptions are down by 50 percent and the city and county have had to pitch in additional funding to help the facility balance its books this year.

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KNETIC donates final dollars to PEAK, carousel

KNETIC donates final dollars to PEAK, carousel

June 27th, 2015 7:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport's original young professionals group has wrapped up its last remaining business, dissolved its non-profit status with the state and closed its account at the bank.

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