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Hot Topics: Nontraditional baby showers — a modern trend

Hot Topics: Nontraditional baby showers — a modern trend

September 11th, 2013 10:04 am by Erin Walters

Baby showers once meant awkward small talk and tiny sandwiches, but times are changing. From backyard barbecues to wedding-scale blowouts, today’s baby shower is a whole new animal.

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Sullivan South ACT scores best Dobyns-Bennett, Science Hill

Sullivan South ACT scores best Dobyns-Bennett, Science Hill

September 10th, 2013 5:39 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan South’s composite ACT score for its 2013 graduating class has bested Dobyns-Bennett and Science Hill. South is among the top-scoring schools in Tennessee and is the highest-scoring high school on the ACT in Northeast Tennessee.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Thanks Baby Alive

Eric Myers' Man of the House - Thanks Baby Alive

September 10th, 2013 12:28 pm by Eric Myers

"Good thing we grow up," she said. Good thing indeed. Sometimes a child's toy can do more teaching than we could imagine. Thanks Baby Alive.

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Kingsport City Schools, along with Mount Carmel, McPheeter's Bend elementary schools, finalists for SCORE award

September 10th, 2013 12:10 pm by Rick Wagner

The prize will award $10,000 to each elementary, middle and high school winner and $25,000 to the district winner.

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Barberitos offers fresh food, customized and made to order, in Downtown Kingsport

Barberitos offers fresh food, customized and made to order, in Downtown Kingsport

September 9th, 2013 10:42 am by Katina Rose

Maggie Kendrick didn’t envision herself owning a restaurant, but after opening the new Barberitos in Downtown Kingsport, she knows this is exactly where she needs to be in her life.

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Yenni's evaluation just short of 'exceptional'

Yenni's evaluation just short of 'exceptional'

September 8th, 2013 5:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County Director of Schools Jubal Yennie is just short of “exceptional,” according to the county school board.

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Opting out: More parents keeping their kids away from standardized tests

Opting out: More parents keeping their kids away from standardized tests

September 8th, 2013 1:20 pm by KATIE ZEZIMA, Associated Press

A small but growing number of parents nationwide are not allowing their children to participate in standardized testing. "I'm opposed to these tests because they narrow what education is supposed to be about and they lower kids' horizons."

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Work under way to redistrict Sullivan school board seats

Work under way to redistrict Sullivan school board seats premium content

September 7th, 2013 11:44 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Work has started to redistrict seats on the Sullivan County Board of Education. A group of Sullivan County commissioners met last week for a preliminary discussion and plans to meet again as soon as some key data is gathered.

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HMG Sports Injury Clinic opens  for next-day treatment of athletes

HMG Sports Injury Clinic opens for next-day treatment of athletes

September 7th, 2013 11:35 pm by Marci Gore

If your student-athlete sustains an injury during his Friday night football game, you now have the option of having him evaluated the very next day by a team of specially trained sports medicine providers.

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Sullivan school officials question Kingsport city website information as inaccurate or at least outdated

Sullivan school officials question Kingsport city website information as inaccurate or at least outdated

September 7th, 2013 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County Board of Education member Robyn Ivester, who represents part of the Colonial Heights area, said some constituents there recently showed her a city website — www.kingsporttn.gov — that incorrectly indicates annexation eventually makes it

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