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Technology geared toward the very young presents promise and pitfalls

Technology geared toward the very young presents promise and pitfalls

July 30th, 2014 9:10 am by Patrick May

Meet the digital diapered set. As mere babes devour more and more online media while being baby-sat with the help of the Internet, the crib is becoming America's new tech incubator.

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Happy Snaps photo booth at the Back To School Expo at Kingsport Town Center

July 30th, 2014 8:05 am by Staff Report

See all the fun that was had at the Kingsport Times-News Happy Snaps photo booth at the Back To School Expo at Kingsport Town Center.

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Speaker praises Common Core during Kingsport visit, says schools get bad rap

Speaker praises Common Core during Kingsport visit, says schools get bad rap

July 29th, 2014 1:03 pm by Rick Wagner

Common Core standards are "common sense," but U.S. public education is not the broken, under-performing system some portray it to be. That was part of the message from consultant John Draper at the 2014 Kingsport City Schools teachers' convocation.

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K-Mets to hold HMG Appreciation Night, Humana fireworks on Friday

K-Mets to hold HMG Appreciation Night, Humana fireworks on Friday

July 28th, 2014 2:32 pm by Staff Report

Friday, Aug. 1 is Holston Medical Group Employee and Customer Appreciation Night at the Ballpark followed by postgame fireworks sponsored by Humana, the Kingsport Mets announced Monday.

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Tips to be your child's health advocate

Tips to be your child's health advocate

July 28th, 2014 10:44 am by Jennifer Chung

Being engaged and informed in your child's health is one of the most important roles that a parent can fill, but dealing with a health issue can be anxiety-inducing for most parents. Here are some practical tips to help you navigate health concerns.

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Hawkins school prayer walk scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 3

Hawkins school prayer walk scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 3

July 27th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The public is invited to attend the second annual HawkinsCounty School Prayer Walk scheduled for afternoon of Sunday, Aug. 3 —the day before the 2014-15 school year starts.

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At 50, Upward Bound still opens pathway to college

At 50, Upward Bound still opens pathway to college

July 26th, 2014 1:57 pm by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

The 15-year-old boy walked into a conference room in Columbus, Ohio, for a fateful interview. If it went well, perhaps he'd have a chance to be the first member of his impoverished family to attend college. At stake was a place in Upward Bound.

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Boys & Girls Club registering for football

Boys & Girls Club registering for football

July 25th, 2014 8:00 pm by Staff Report

The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kingsport is accepting registration for the upcoming flag and tackle football season.

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Parks & Rec Youth Fall Tennis begins mid-September

Parks & Rec Youth Fall Tennis begins mid-September

July 25th, 2014 4:00 pm by Tommy Wolterman, Community Contributor

The Kingsport Parks and Recreation Department is gearing up for fall tennis. Session I of Youth Fall Tennis is set for Sept. 16-Oct. 2.

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Community Scrapbook: Fun Fest Fishing Derby

July 25th, 2014 3:32 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

The Optimist Club of Colonial Heights hosted the annual Fun Fest Kid's Fishing Derby on Saturday, July 12, at Warriors' Path State Park. More than 116 youth from ages 4 through 16 registered for this year's derby.

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