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Compassion seen as way to eliminate 'epidemic of anger' in schools

August 20th, 2014 11:18 am by Claudia Rowe

Anyone who sets foot in a school has seen them — the kids everyone picks on. They are the ones with poor hygiene, who throw tantrums or chairs; the children who seem like too much trouble.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Aug. 17

August 22nd, 2014 12:27 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Some of the photos also appeared in the Aug. 17 edition of Sunday Stories.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.22.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.22.14 - VIDEO

August 22nd, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies and kitties who need a good home at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Blondie, Carnegie, Deena, Scooter, Charlie, and Waylon.

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Steele Creek Park offers something for visitors of all ages

Steele Creek Park offers something for visitors of all ages

August 21st, 2014 11:30 am by Collin Brooks

Even though the summer is nearing an end, there is still plenty of weekend fun to be had Steele Creek Park in Bristol.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.21.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.21.14 - VIDEO

August 21st, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies who need a good home at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Chelsea, Ivan, Jace, Missy and Tommy.

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H.O.P.E. youth explore the Big Apple

H.O.P.E. youth explore the Big Apple

August 20th, 2014 11:35 am by Katherine Scoggins

The most popular activity for group members is the annual trip - most often to Washington D.C. or New York City. This year, the group chose NYC. But older students got an added bonus with a short stop in the nation's capital.

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SportsLive seeking new Tweet Team members

SportsLive seeking new Tweet Team members

August 19th, 2014 9:00 pm by Carmen Musick

The program currently has more than a dozen schools on board for the 2014 football season, but tweeters are still needed at several area schools.

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Opportunity knocks as MECCA singers travel near and far to perform

Opportunity knocks as MECCA singers travel near and far to perform

August 19th, 2014 11:50 am by Amanda J. Vicars

MECCA, which is made up of around 135 total singers at present, serves as an umbrella organization for three age-specific choir groups.

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USDA: Cost to raise child up slightly to $245,340

USDA: Cost to raise child up slightly to $245,340

August 18th, 2014 11:30 pm by Associated Press

And that doesn't include college, or expenses if a child lives at home after age 17. Those costs that are included — food, housing, childcare and education — rose 1.8 percent over the previous year.

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Upcoming Events as of Aug. 18, 2014

Upcoming Events as of Aug. 18, 2014

August 18th, 2014 9:15 pm by Staff Report

To list an event, email the Sports Department at sports@timesnews.net, fax it to (423) 392-1385, or contact the Sports Department after 5 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328 ext. 323. Submissions must be received at least one week prior to the event.

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Cumberplunge 2014 in Bristol, VA

Cumberplunge 2014 in Bristol, VA

August 18th, 2014 1:46 pm by Staff Report

Cumberplunge 2014 will be held on August 30 from 12 pm until 4 pm. The event is free and open to the public. The festivities will continue with food, games, fun for all ages and live music downtown until midnight at Quaker Steak & Lube.

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