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Hot Topics: Quick retorts for New Year’s resolutions bullies

Hot Topics: Quick retorts for New Year’s resolutions bullies

December 31st, 2013 8:27 am by Paula Sirois

In your opinion, what is worse? The fact that every single January we all feel a need to make a list detailing all of our bad traits, failures and faults? Or all of those people who keep asking us, “So, what are your resolutions this year?"

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Entertainment Local Entertainment TriCityMom
Sycamore Shoals celebrates Old Christmas

Sycamore Shoals celebrates Old Christmas

December 31st, 2013 8:21 am by Entertainment Staff

For most of us, once Dec. 26 rolls around, Christmas is officially over. But a local state park is stretching out the holiday season just a little bit longer.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - If I Had My Life To Live Over

Eric Myers' Man of the House - If I Had My Life To Live Over

December 30th, 2013 9:59 pm by Eric Myers

As we prepare to venture into a New Year I think it is important and timely to take a moment to reflect back upon the year that just was. "I would have….."

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Upcoming Events as of Dec. 30

Upcoming Events as of Dec. 30

December 30th, 2013 6:46 pm by Staff Report

The latest Upcoming Events list for sporting activities around the region.

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Community Sunday Stories TriCityMom
Robinson FCA spreads cheer around the world

Robinson FCA spreads cheer around the world

December 29th, 2013 11:34 am by Amanda J. Vicars

Embracing the giving spirit of the Christmas season, students involved with Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) at Robinson Middle School in Kingsport recently participated in the school's annual shoebox packing event for Operation Christmas Child.

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Tennessee education officials face curriculum, textbook fight

Tennessee education officials face curriculum, textbook fight

December 28th, 2013 1:57 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Tennessee education officials trying to implement the federal government's new Common Core academic standards face opposition from a tea party-linked group that also objects to what it considers biased passages in some state-approved textbooks.

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Boy Scouts open ranks to gay youth on Jan. 1

Boy Scouts open ranks to gay youth on Jan. 1

December 28th, 2013 1:37 pm by DAVID CRARY and NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

The Boy Scouts will accept openly gay youths starting on Jan. 1, a historic change that has prompted the BSA to ponder a host of potential complications. Despite their be-prepared approach, BSA leaders are rooting for the change to be a non-event.

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Volunteer R.A.I.N. Club creates mats for the homeless

Volunteer R.A.I.N. Club creates mats for the homeless

December 28th, 2013 12:30 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Through their latest service project called Mats for Homeless, R.A.I.N. members collect and recycle plastic shopping bags throughout the greater Church Hill region and use them to crochet plastic, weather-resistant sleeping mats for the homeless.

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Active year full of high notes for Dobyns-Bennett band

Active year full of high notes for Dobyns-Bennett band

December 27th, 2013 8:31 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The Dobyns-Bennett High School Marching Band’s Rose Parade performance Jan. 1 tops off an active 2013-14 school year for the band department, including winning or placing in local, regional and national competitions.

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Parks & Rec Winter Tennis Camp coming up

Parks & Rec Winter Tennis Camp coming up

December 27th, 2013 1:26 pm by tommy wolterman, community contributor

Kingsport Parks and Recreation's Winter Break Tennis Camp will be held Jan. 2-3 at the Kingsport Civic Auditorium.

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