Kingsport Times News Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Hot Topics: Keeping up the cancer fight while raising the kids

Hot Topics: Keeping up the cancer fight while raising the kids

November 18th, 2013 11:52 am by Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz

As a full-time student and single mother of five, Theclia Holloway had little time to spare for a mammogram.“What happens with single moms is that you’re so busy taking care of everyone else that you don’t take care of yourself,” Holloway said.

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Family Meals Matter: Thanksgiving made easier

Family Meals Matter: Thanksgiving made easier

November 18th, 2013 11:43 am by Staff Report

Thanksgiving, the family meal of all family meals, is nearly upon us. Many cooks spend hours planning, shopping and preparing what can arguably be the most important meal of the year. Stop the insanity! Thanksgiving doesn’t need to be so stressful.

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Santa Train rolls into Kingsport Saturday

Santa Train rolls into Kingsport Saturday

November 18th, 2013 10:02 am by J. H. Osborne

Each year, thousands of people — including families for whom a visit to the train is a multi-generational tradition — turn out at stops along the way, regardless of the weather.

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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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