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Jimmy Wayne will perform in Kingsport on Friday in support of CASA for Kids

April 25th, 2013 12:06 pm by Katherine Scoggins

The mission of CASA for Kids, Inc., is to advocate for the best interest of the neglected/abused children referred to the juvenile court system in Sullivan and Hawkins counties. This is accomplished by recruiting and training dedicated community volunteer

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Volunteers 'make the magic happen' at Kingsport Theatre Guild

April 25th, 2013 9:25 am by Katherine Scoggins

It is almost impossible to watch a theatrical performance without volunteers helping to create the "magic." You might never see them, but if there is a lighted stage, a briefcase in hand or a clean area on which to sit or stand, there is a volunteer aroun

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Sunday Stories

Unlocking the past: Archives of Appalachia hold a wide range of historical information

April 25th, 2013 8:51 am by Amanda Marsh

Sifting through old Washington County court records, or reviewing old recipes and remedies, can help researchers find key information they need about Appalachian culture.

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Sunday Stories

Folks You Should Know: Sally Rheinbolt and Wilma Larkey say customers are like family

April 22nd, 2013 11:35 am by Katherine Scoggins

Maybe it's a wink or a grin, a joke or a hug, but most people are thankful that someone took the time to smile, say hello or say they've missed you. This is the story of two very special women and their special gift of caring.

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Sunday Stories

Southern Appalachian Plant Society works to educate others about plants

April 22nd, 2013 11:27 am by Debra McCown

When Tony Avent called 200 people in the crowded lecture hall "a bunch of saps," he meant it in the best way possible.

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Sunday Stories

Youth Advisory Board begins its work well before Appalachian Fair opens

April 22nd, 2013 11:25 am by Tanja Moody

The Appalachian Fair in August may seem a distant future event for those who simply plan to attend. But for 25 students on the Appalachian Fair Youth Advisory Board, preliminary planning is already under way.

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Sunday Stories

Last call: Readers invited to share old prom photos for upcoming Scrapbook Flashback

April 17th, 2013 10:24 am by Carmen Musick

It's prom season in the Tri-Cities and, to mark the occasion, Sunday Stories is inviting readers to take a stroll down memory lane in our second annual Scrapbook Flashback: Prom Edition.

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Sunday Stories

CASA for Kids welcomes recording artist Jimmy Wayne to Kingsport on April 26

April 16th, 2013 6:20 pm by Katherine Scoggins

CASA is passionate about getting this information out to the public to increase awareness of the growing situation, but to also educate the community about CASA's successes in resolving many of these cases. And while they do a good job of "spreading the w

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Sunday Stories

Folks You Should Know: Joshua Young

April 15th, 2013 12:12 pm by Katina Rose

It is always encouraging to hear about a young adult being responsible and receiving recognition for time and effort put into the community. A wonderful example of this is Joshua Young's story.

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Sunday Stories

Trails abound for mountain bike enthusiasts

April 15th, 2013 11:02 am by Debra McCown

Do you like the idea of riding a bicycle up the side of a mountain on a narrow trail, over roots and rocks? Or is your last bicycle ride a hazy memory of the driveway in front of your childhood home?

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