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Jingle bell java:  Proceeds from Riggs Oil markets’ coffee sales will go to children’s Christmas fund

Jingle bell java: Proceeds from Riggs Oil markets’ coffee sales will go to children’s Christmas fund

November 17th, 2013 6:52 pm by Wes Bunch

Last year, Riggs Oil’s Santa Fund raised just over $30,000 to provide gifts for children in approximately 450 families in Southwest Virginia.

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Central students create hats with hair to fight 'cancer kid' stigma

Central students create hats with hair to fight 'cancer kid' stigma

November 17th, 2013 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

Sullivan Central High School graphic communications students have been making hats with hair for St. Jude patients, while the school’s cosmetology department provides the cuts and styles.

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Rescue Fund: Health problems pile up as mother of three tries to provide Christmas

Rescue Fund: Health problems pile up as mother of three tries to provide Christmas

November 17th, 2013 12:38 am by Nick Shepherd

Raising three kids can be tough on anybody. Now imagine raising three kids while you have multiple sclerosis and lupus and have been diagnosed with cancer. Doctors have given her, at most, three years to live.

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Bid & Buy online holiday auction rolls out

Bid & Buy online holiday auction rolls out

November 17th, 2013 12:15 am by SUE GUINN LEGG, NET News Service

The Johnson City Press and Kingsport Times News online holiday Bid & Buy Gift Card Auction, the largest locally produced online auction ever offered in the Tri-Cities region, is up and available for preview at the sister newspapers’ websites.

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Events: Christmas Lighting of the Tunnel a holiday tradition for many

Events: Christmas Lighting of the Tunnel a holiday tradition for many

November 15th, 2013 11:56 am by Marci Gore

Natural Tunnel State Park’s Education Specialist Megan Krager says that over the past 15 years, the park’s Christmas Lighting of the Tunnel has become a beloved holiday tradition for many families in the community.

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Events: Run fast, bark loud - AniMile races back to Kingsport

Events: Run fast, bark loud - AniMile races back to Kingsport

November 15th, 2013 11:42 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Participants are invited to “Run Fast. Bark Loud” at this year’s AniMile & Human Race, scheduled for Nov. 23 in downtown Kingsport. The one-mile walk/run, held for the second year in memory of Sheridan Edwards, serves as a fundraiser.

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Area Scouts will be back out 'Scouting for Food' on Saturday

Area Scouts will be back out 'Scouting for Food' on Saturday

November 15th, 2013 9:21 am by Amanda Marsh

In 25 years, the Boy Scouts have collected 5 million cans of food. And there’s an added bonus – all of the food collected stays local. Each troop ensures that the goods it collects goes back into the same community that provided it.

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Best Bets for local entertainment

Best Bets for local entertainment

November 15th, 2013 8:19 am by Entertainment Staff

A look at some of this weekend's entertainment options throughout the region.

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Thanks for Giving offers free clothing for the needy

Thanks for Giving offers free clothing for the needy

November 14th, 2013 1:07 pm by Nick Shepherd

Thanks for Giving collects donations from the community and gives the donations to the needy in the area for free. Thanks for Giving will be held on Saturday from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

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Celebrity Baby Scoop: Julie Bowen: ‘It’s important to have an anaphylaxis action plan’

Celebrity Baby Scoop: Julie Bowen: ‘It’s important to have an anaphylaxis action plan’

November 14th, 2013 9:45 am by Jenny Schafer

Actress Julie Bowen keeps us giggling as the helicopter soccer mom Claire Dunphy on “Modern Family.” But there’s a cause close to her heart that is no laughing matter — anaphylaxis. When her own son was just a toddler, Julie had a terrifying experience.

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