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Barry Brickey:  Have a Safe 4th of July and Leave Fireworks to the Professionals

Barry Brickey: Have a Safe 4th of July and Leave Fireworks to the Professionals

June 27th, 2013 7:01 pm by Barry Brickey

Exploding brilliant colored fireworks, backyard barbecues, and roasting marshmallows are the highlights of many July 4th holiday celebration. But on July 4th there are more reported fires than any other day of the year.

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Events: Fourth of July Celebrations around the region

Events: Fourth of July Celebrations around the region

June 27th, 2013 6:39 pm by Jessica Fischer

Downtown Kingsport will come alive this Fourth of July with food, fun, music and, of course, fireworks.

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Events: Jonesborough Days mixes new events, old favorites

Events: Jonesborough Days mixes new events, old favorites

June 27th, 2013 6:33 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Storytelling, fireworks, funnel cakes, five tons of sand and a bounty of bluegrass music will set the stage for the 43rd annual Jonesborough Days festival, to be held July 5-7 in the heart of Tennessee’s oldest town.

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Crazy 8s has become 'the place to be' during Fun Fest

Crazy 8s has become 'the place to be' during Fun Fest

June 27th, 2013 2:38 pm by Pat Kenney

The 24th running of the Indian Path Medical Center & CrestPoint Health Crazy 8s 8K run will take place on the world famous figure-8 course on Saturday, July 13 at 9:58 p.m.

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‘Despicable 2’ makes much of its Minions

‘Despicable 2’ makes much of its Minions

June 27th, 2013 12:11 pm by By Roger Moore,McClatchy-Tribune News Service (MCT)

“Despicable Me 2” is a gag-filled delight from start-to-finish. It’s got more laughs in its first five minutes — from its larynx-bending voice actors, its loopy. goofy, design and its milling, mewling Minions — than “Monsters University” managed over its

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Keep Kingsport beautiful trash barrel paint-in being held on July 9

Keep Kingsport beautiful trash barrel paint-in being held on July 9

June 27th, 2013 11:42 am by For the Times-News

One of Fun Fest’s kickoff events, the Keep Kingsport Beautiful Trash Barrel Paint-In will be held on the Allandale Mansion lawn Tuesday, July 9. The event is sponsored by BB&T. Pre-Registration is required for this event, along with a $5 registration fee.

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Teens living in 'stroke belt' face important health decisions

Teens living in 'stroke belt' face important health decisions

June 27th, 2013 7:52 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Teens between the ages of 13 and 18 face a lot of decisions. And how they handle their options, particularly those pertaining to health, is of great importance when living in what’s known as the “stroke belt.”

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New rules aim to rid schools of junk foods

New rules aim to rid schools of junk foods

June 27th, 2013 7:14 am by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

High-calorie sports drinks and candy bars will be removed from school vending machines and cafeteria lines as soon as next year, replaced with diet drinks, granola bars and other healthier items.

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Events: Music and Movies in Cumberland Square Park — Amazed by Grace and Iron Man 2

Events: Music and Movies in Cumberland Square Park — Amazed by Grace and Iron Man 2

June 26th, 2013 11:13 am by Staff Report

This summer will once again find free music and movies in Cumberland Square Park on Thursday nights! Concerts begin at 6:30 pm with the movies showing at 9 pm.

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Events: 4th of July Block Party at Memorial Park Community Center

Events: 4th of July Block Party at Memorial Park Community Center

June 25th, 2013 9:38 pm by Staff Report

Admission is free, with an optional $5 wristband available to participate in games and other activities. This event is open for all ages and is something the whole family can enjoy.

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