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Sunday Stories

Going Places: Andrew Johnson National Historic Site brings history to life

March 26th, 2012 11:30 am by Staff Report

One of the advantages of living in East Tennessee is the ease of a short drive to fun and historical places. A few weeks ago, I took my family to the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site in Greeneville, Tenn. It was the second visit for my 11-year-old da

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Sunday Stories

Tri-City Chapter of Tennessee Firearms Association seeking new members

March 26th, 2012 10:03 am by Staff Report

The Tri-Cities has a new community organization promoting gun safety, and it is currently holding a charter membership drive.

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Birthplace of Country Music Alliance leading grassroots effort to raise funds

March 22nd, 2012 1:47 pm by Staff Report

It all started in the summer of 1927 - 12 days, 19 performers and 76 songs that have come to be known as the Bristol Sessions. When producer Ralph Peer of the Victor Talking Machine Company set up a makeshift studio and recorded The Carter Family, Jimmie

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Sunday Stories

Boy Scouts gearing up for annual expo

March 22nd, 2012 1:35 pm by Staff Report

Scouts in the Sequoyah Council, Boy Scouts of America (BSA), are gearing up for the 2012 Scout Expo.

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Interfaith Hospitality Network provides 'stability and hope' to homeless families

March 22nd, 2012 1:28 pm by Staff Report

Standing at 601 Holston Street in Kingsport is a gray house - a large house, neither impressive nor pretentious as houses go. But this house, as ordinary as it might seem at first glance, holds great treasure for many people. That's because 601 Holston St

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Sunday Stories

Unsung Heroes: Bill Burchette

March 19th, 2012 10:57 am by Staff Report

"Loyal, laid back, dedicated, hard-worker, trustworthy, great employee" all words used to describe a man without whom the Bristol Motor Speedway (BMS) couldn't operate.

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John & Sons Home Improvement strives to offer quality work at affordable prices

March 19th, 2012 10:52 am by Staff Report

Honesty, dependability, consistently good work and low prices are all things John & Sons Home Improvement strive to bring to their customers.

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Holston Style and Barber Shop takes walk-ins

March 19th, 2012 10:38 am by Staff Report

Peggy Rhoton loves going to work every day and has been walking through the doors of Holston Style and Barber Shop for the last 29 years. She started working there when Bob and Betty Davis owned the shop and, last September, Peggy was given the opportunit

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Warpath Lanes offers fun for all ages

March 14th, 2012 3:12 pm by Staff Report

Dennis Lane grew up in the bowling business, and realized at a young age that was exactly where he wanted to stay.

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Roan Scholars Program develops leaders

March 14th, 2012 3:10 pm by Staff Report

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - Currently in its 11th year, East Tennessee State University's (ETSU) Roan Scholars Leadership Program recently announced its newest class of recipients - Brad Fisher, Gatlinburg-Pittman High School; Maddie Gilmer, Tennessee High; Aud

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