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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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Some states move to save cursive in the classroom

Some states move to save cursive in the classroom

November 14th, 2013 7:53 am by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press

In years gone by, cursive helped distinguish the literate from the illiterate. But now, in the digital age, people are increasingly communicating by computer and smartphone. No handwritten signature necessary.

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Education officials say new Report Card website more user friendly

Education officials say new Report Card website more user friendly

November 13th, 2013 11:16 pm by Rick Wagner

The Report Card, which is at www.tn.gov/education/reportcard/, includes mostly previously released information about academic performance and other indicators for public schools statewide. It also includes links to past performance.

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Regional mega-cast brings beloved musical to Gregory Center, Milligan College

November 13th, 2013 8:51 am by Annemarie Dugan, community contributor

Drum Roll Please…The Music Man is parading to East Tennessee, Nov. 15-17 & 22-24 in Dazzling Style

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Reminder: ETSU to host Tri-Cities Financial Aid Night today

November 12th, 2013 2:28 pm by Staff Report

High school students interested in learning more about college financial aid opportunities are invited to 'Financial Aid Night' at 6 p.m., today (Nov. 12) at ETSU.

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All day shopping frenzy on Thanksgiving?

All day shopping frenzy on Thanksgiving?

November 12th, 2013 12:20 pm by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Now Thanksgiving is slowly becoming just another shopping day. Over the past few years, major retailers, including Target and Toys R Us, slowly have pushed opening times into Thanksgiving night to one-up each other and compete for holiday dollars.

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