Kingsport Times News Monday, August 31, 2015
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Cherokee bass bite hanging in there while dog days of summer take hold of region

Cherokee bass bite hanging in there while dog days of summer take hold of region

August 14th, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

Rod Colyer of Norton noted that Cherokee's water level is down about five feet from where it peaked earlier this season, but it's still higher than where it would normally be at this point in August.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Beauty in the Backyard

August 11th, 2015 10:30 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Scrapbook Showcase features "Beauty in the Backyard." It was submitted by Harriett Barry.

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Project Healing Waters provides therapeutic outlet for veterans

Project Healing Waters provides therapeutic outlet for veterans

August 10th, 2015 4:30 pm by Collin Brooks

One of the 178 chapters meets at the Mountain Home Veterans Affairs Medical Center. During their meetings, volunteers teach veterans how to tie flies and teach them how to cast. They also hold outings where they take the group fishing to apply the skills

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Reader reels in big bass

Reader reels in big bass

August 10th, 2015 1:08 pm by Dale Morton, Community Contributor

Biggest bass ever ~ for me!

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Business owners, biologists ponder long-term lake drawdown

Business owners, biologists ponder long-term lake drawdown

August 8th, 2015 11:52 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

"We don't have much of a choice," said Jerry McJunkin, manager at Serenity Cove Marina when asked how the business will weather the period with its docks resting on dry land next to a trickle of water.

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Farm and Garden photo gallery

August 8th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

The response we got to our call out for garden photos was phenomenal! We will feature more of the photos on the Farm and Garden page over the next few weeks as well as posting the photos in web galleries at timesnews.net.

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Whirling disease found in North Carolina tributary of Watauga Lake

Whirling disease found in North Carolina tributary of Watauga Lake

August 7th, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

The presence of whirling disease, a dreaded neurological parasite that cripples rainbow trout, has been discovered in the Watauga River near Foscoe, N.C. The infestation was confirmed by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission last month.

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Appalachian Sustainable Development and Kingsport Boys and Girls Club launch 'Learning Landscapes' project

Appalachian Sustainable Development and Kingsport Boys and Girls Club launch 'Learning Landscapes' project

August 5th, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

An area adjacent to the athletic field at the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kingsport is being transformed into an Appalachian Sustainable Development 'Learning Landscapes' raised garden bed project.

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Church Hill Trout Rodeo set for Sept. 12 at Jaycees Park

Church Hill Trout Rodeo set for Sept. 12 at Jaycees Park

August 4th, 2015 7:34 pm by Pat Kenney

The event, sponsored by VFW Post 9754, Buffalo Springs Fish Hatchery, CASVA Angus Farm and Food City, is for children ages 4-16.

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Watson's Marine receives Legacy Award

Watson's Marine receives Legacy Award

August 3rd, 2015 6:55 am by community contributor

Watson's Marine in Bluff City, a mainstay in the fishing scene of East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia since 1981, recently received the prestigious Legacy Award from Ranger Boats.

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