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Back-to-school jitters? Planning, positive attitude can reduce stress and anxiety of first days

Back-to-school jitters? Planning, positive attitude can reduce stress and anxiety of first days

July 30th, 2013 8:56 pm by Marci Gore

As students head back to the classroom, both parents and children may experience a bit of stress and anxiety. However, Dr. Dwain Arnold says with some planning and a positive attitude, those first days of school can actually be exciting.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth @ 2013 Kingsport Back to School Expo

July 30th, 2013 2:23 pm by Staff Report

The Fourth Annual Back to School Expo will be held today (Tuesday, July 30) from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Kingsport Town Center, formerly the Fort Henry Mall. Sponsored by Kingsport City Schools

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Events: Back to School Fair at the Health Resource Center in Johnson City

Events: Back to School Fair at the Health Resource Center in Johnson City

July 30th, 2013 11:14 am by Staff Report

While you are at the mall doing your tax-free shopping, stop by the Health Resource Center in Johnson City and get a head start on the new school year! Free children’s health screenings, healthy snacks, “Germ Box”, Door prizes and more! FREE.

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Family Meals Matter: August eats

Family Meals Matter: August eats

July 30th, 2013 10:31 am by Staff Report

August is National Watermelon Month and National Sandwich Month. Aptly named, watermelons are about 91-percent water by weight, making them a delicious way to stay hydrated during the summer.

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Hot Topics: Managing sibling rivalry

Hot Topics: Managing sibling rivalry

July 30th, 2013 10:21 am by Robert Nickell

As a daddy to seven kids between the ages of 5 months and 27 years old, I’ve learned a thing or two — first hand — about sibling rivalry. And through that experience I’ve come to understand a few ways in which to help manage.

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Expo to help get Kingsport students ready for school

Expo to help get Kingsport students ready for school

July 29th, 2013 10:11 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The Fourth Annual Back to School Expo will be held Tuesday, July 30 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Kingsport Town Center. Sponsored by Kingsport City Schools, Kingsport Town Center and TimesNews.net, the event will include more than 70 vendors.

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Hot Topics: What not to eat when you’re pregnant

Hot Topics: What not to eat when you’re pregnant

July 29th, 2013 4:39 pm by Jenni Grover

Let’s face it; pregnancy is a big deal. It’s one of the most life-changing events in a woman’s life, and often one of the most stressful. As such, it’s easy to get worked up about how to “do pregnancy right.”

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Events: Food City Race Night

Events: Food City Race Night

July 29th, 2013 4:08 pm by Staff Report

Where Food City Race Night is concerned, there’s one thing for certain: there’s not a bigger or more successful fan event held in conjunction with NASCAR races anywhere.

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Hot Topics:  All roads lead us closer to our family

Hot Topics: All roads lead us closer to our family

July 29th, 2013 4:08 pm by Kristen Jordan Shamus

We were prepared, we grown-ups were, for a 30-hour round-trip road adventure with three kids ages 8, 5, and 2. Crazy? Perhaps. But I come from hearty road-trip stock.

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Tennessee school districts show sustained growth on statewide assessments

Tennessee school districts show sustained growth on statewide assessments

July 29th, 2013 2:20 pm by Staff Report

Scores increased for the majority of districts in nearly every subject. The district-by-district results follow continued improvement at the state level, where students made gains, particularly in STEM subjects.

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