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The Conversation: Our best response to child abuse may be to just understand

The Conversation: Our best response to child abuse may be to just understand

April 27th, 2015 2:27 pm by Cindy Hoedel

The debate over whether spanking is OK; how we should respond when we see parents behaving abusively toward a child in public, and how stressed parents can keep their cool.

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Family donates AED to Gate City Little League

Family donates AED to Gate City Little League

April 25th, 2015 8:43 pm by Marci Gore

The Williams family made the decision to donate the AED after reading about what happened to 9-year-old Gabe Johnson, who was hit in the chest with a baseball.

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Kingsport SBK Animal Shelter adoptable animals this week. - VIDEO

April 25th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Watch the Furry Friends video this week to meet your new best friend. This week we meet: Gypsy, Bo, Sugar, Max, and Mischa. Also, the click on the photos below to see a gallery of new animals.

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10th Annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day

10th Annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day

April 24th, 2015 1:00 pm by Staff Report

10th Annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day this Saturday from 10 am - 12:30 pm. Whether you've attended before or this is your first time, the YMCA promises to have some different activities than you've ever experienced before.

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Sullivan County SBK Animal Shelter adoptable animals this week. - VIDEO

April 24th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Watch the Sullivan County Animal Shelter Furry Friends video this week to meet your new best friend. This week we meet: Dottie, Gretchen, Oreo, Brett, Sandy Cheeks, and Katie. Also, the click on the photos below to see a gallery of new animals.

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Shopping for a cause with Talbots and the Junior League of Johnson City

Shopping for a cause with Talbots and the Junior League of Johnson City

April 23rd, 2015 10:28 pm by Staff Report

On Tuesday, April 28, Talbots will donate to the JLJC 10% of all pre-tax sales on merchandise, and later that day from 4pm-7pm, Talbots will provide light refreshments and League Members will be present to chat with the community!

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'Healthy Week' events part of Healthy Kingsport initiative

'Healthy Week' events part of Healthy Kingsport initiative

April 23rd, 2015 10:00 pm by Matthew Lane

"We have a culture of unhealthy behaviors that can be changed through better everyday choices," said City Manager Jeff Fleming, who has been promoting "Healthy Week" all week on social media.

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Greenbelt clean-up in need of volunteers

Greenbelt clean-up in need of volunteers

April 23rd, 2015 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

If you enjoy walking along a Kingsport Greenbelt free of trash and debris, then consider coming down Saturday morning and lending a hand with other volunteers to clean up a portion of the nine-mile walking and biking trail.

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Spring activities abound at Natural Tunnel State Park

Spring activities abound at Natural Tunnel State Park

April 23rd, 2015 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

For almost 20 years, Natural Tunnel State Park has hosted its annual Kid's Fishing Day. Megan Krager, the park's education specialist, says each year the event is attended by several hundred folks.

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Exchange Place Living History Farm Hosts Spring Garden Fair

Exchange Place Living History Farm Hosts Spring Garden Fair

April 22nd, 2015 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

Now in its 31st year, the oldest garden fair in the region will feature thousands of plants for sale including perennials, annuals, trees and shrubs with an emphasis on herbs, natives and a wide variety of heirloom tomatoes and plants.

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