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Cultivating an appreciation for healthy eating among younger citizens

Cultivating an appreciation for healthy eating among younger citizens

June 23rd, 2014 12:46 am by Cheryl Powell

It's not always easy to convince kids to dig into their fruits and vegetables. But an American Heart Association program is trying to help cultivate an appreciation for healthy eating among young residents nationwide.

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Tips to teach kids organization

Tips to teach kids organization

June 23rd, 2014 12:37 am by Jennifer Chung

Learning organizational skills can help family life run more smoothly and reduce friction when it comes time to do homework or keep their rooms clean. Below you'll find 10 tips to help your kids become more organized and responsible with their time.

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Going Places: Bright's Zoo brings exotic animals to East Tennessee

Going Places: Bright's Zoo brings exotic animals to East Tennessee

June 20th, 2014 12:00 pm by Collin Brooks

Bright's Zoo is entering its sixth season of being open to the public and just its second year of allowing families to free-roam the compound to view the animals.

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Summer programming at Warriors Path helps visitors rediscover nature

Summer programming at Warriors Path helps visitors rediscover nature

June 19th, 2014 4:00 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Summer in the Park consists of a wide variety of activities spanning over the three-month season. From guided nature walks to canoe rides to nature-inspired crafting, members of the public are invited to 'just show up and enjoy.'

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Study: Teens are drinking less, texting more

Study: Teens are drinking less, texting more

June 19th, 2014 12:00 pm by MIKE STOBBE

American teens are smoking less, drinking less and fighting less. But they're texting behind the wheel and spending a lot of time on video games and computers, according to the government's latest study of worrisome behavior.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 6.19.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 6.19.14 - VIDEO

June 19th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Kingsport Animal Shelter, Kingsport, TN. Today we meet: Gucci, Marcie, Missy, Peanut, Tamara, and Wiggle Worm.

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Kingsport Mets to open 2014 season against Danville Braves at Hunter Wright Stadium

Kingsport Mets to open 2014 season against Danville Braves at Hunter Wright Stadium

June 18th, 2014 11:53 pm by George Thwaites

"We conquered our division and it was fun. The playoffs were fun for me and fun for the kids. But it's all about developing players here," said K-Mets manager Jose Leger, who returns for his third season in Kingsport.

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5th Annual Back to School Expo  - Calling All Kid Friendly Organizations

5th Annual Back to School Expo - Calling All Kid Friendly Organizations

June 18th, 2014 12:55 pm by Marybeth McLain

Kingsport City Schools is currently securing kid friendly organizations for vendors at the 5th Annual Back to School Expo held at the end of July.

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Fun Fest Block Party at the Indian Path Health Resources Center in the mall

June 17th, 2014 3:10 pm by Staff Report

Enjoy an ice cream sundae while listening to family-friendly, live music courtesy of theModel City Wrecking Crew. Join in on Tuesday, July 8, 6-8pm.

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4th Annual Summer Sizzlin' in the Kitchen: A Teen Cooking Camp

June 17th, 2014 12:58 pm by Staff Report

Teens, aged 12-17, will enjoy four days of chillin' and cookin' in the HEC teaching kitchen with a line -up of well-known area chefs and culinary experts. The camp takes place at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon.

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