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Why parents should crack open kids' tech gifts first

Why parents should crack open kids' tech gifts first

December 26th, 2014 12:35 pm by Wendy Donahue

Set the example: Model the digital behavior you want your kids to emulate. "If you're going to say, 'This is family time,' then don't check your email. Make a show of turning off your phone.

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Mable's Mission: Local family works to help ensure Christmas for area children

Mable's Mission: Local family works to help ensure Christmas for area children

December 24th, 2014 10:00 am by Laura K. Boggan, Community Contributor

Barbara Cross, who works at King University, along with her sister Rita Miller, sister-in-law Shirley Malone, and daughter Stephanie Cross have worked to help as many children on the Salvation Army's Angel Tree as possible.

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Fun with food ... Christmas treats!

Fun with food ... Christmas treats!

December 24th, 2014 9:08 am by Staff Report

Take tree decorating to delicious new heights with this easy candy craft.

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Teaching our children the meaning of Christmas

Teaching our children the meaning of Christmas

December 24th, 2014 8:58 am by Jennifer Chung

Christmas is about having the spirit of helping and being kind to others. It's about being selfless and thinking of others who may be less fortunate or simply having a bad day. You could say it's about all of us acting like Santa Claus.

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Keurig recalls 7 million coffee makers due to burn risk

Keurig recalls 7 million coffee makers due to burn risk

December 23rd, 2014 12:23 pm by The Associated Press

The recall is for Keurig's Mini Plus brewers that were made between 2009 and 2014. Keurig received about 200 reports of hot liquid spraying from the brewer, including 90 reports of burn-related injuries.

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'Frozen' is named top entertainer of the year by AP

'Frozen' is named top entertainer of the year by AP

December 23rd, 2014 9:15 am by MARK KENNEDY, AP Entertainment Writer

If you have children, or know someone who does, or just listened to one recently, the choice of Associated Press Entertainer of the Year won't come as much of a shock: It's "Frozen," and in 2014, we just couldn't let it go.

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Upcoming Events as of Dec. 22

Upcoming Events as of Dec. 22

December 22nd, 2014 9:15 pm by Staff Report

To list an event, email the Sports Department at sports@timesnews.net, fax it to (423) 392-1385, or contact the Sports Department after 5 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328 ext. 323.

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'Hobbit' goes out on top with $90.6 million five-day debut

'Hobbit' goes out on top with $90.6 million five-day debut

December 21st, 2014 7:50 pm by JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer

NEW YORK — While Hollywood continued to wrestle with the fallout of the Sony hacking scandal, the weekend box office offered the solace of a moviegoing truism: Hobbits sell.

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Waste not ... Jackson Elementary program sends good food where it's needed — instead of to the trash

Waste not ... Jackson Elementary program sends good food where it's needed — instead of to the trash

December 21st, 2014 2:38 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — When Jackson Elementary School instructional aide Angie Hyche saw all the food that was wasted every school day in the Kingsport public school's cafeteria, she did more than just fret.

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Happy Howlidays Pet Photo Gallery

December 21st, 2014 8:00 am by Staff Report

We asked for fun and festive holiday pet photos and you sent them. Lots of them. Our Happy Howlidays Pet Photo Gallery is chock full of cats, dogs and guinea pigs who are celebrating the holiday season in style.

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