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Dragon Boat teams raise $100,000 for Mountain States Foundation

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Dragon Boat teams raise $100,000 for Mountain States Foundation - VIDEO

August 29th, 2015 11:58 pm by Matthew Lane

Hundreds of paddlers hit the water at Warriors Path State Park on Saturday with 28 teams vying for the championship cup in the 10th annual Mountain States Foundation Dragon Boat Festival.

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Governor talks about Tennessee Reconnect program

Governor talks about Tennessee Reconnect program

September 2nd, 2015 8:00 pm by Contributed

The program gets students who didn't finish a college path back in post-secondary education.

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VIDEO Northeast State hosts Keeping Our Promise event Friday, Sept. 4

September 2nd, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributors

The event will give Tennessee Promise students the opportunity to meet and fellowship with the mentors who will be guiding them through their first year of college life.

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Haslam talks Tennessee Promise with participating students

Haslam talks Tennessee Promise with participating students

September 1st, 2015 8:00 pm by Contributed

Republican governor promotes program that provides two years of community college to 2015 high school graduates.

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NOW WITH VIDEO: Score wars: D-B tops South in ACT score; North achieves whopping 1.5 point advance

NOW WITH VIDEO: Score wars: D-B tops South in ACT score; North achieves whopping 1.5 point advance

August 31st, 2015 6:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The Greater Kingsport ACT Bowl, played by 2015 high school graduates, was a win for Dobyns-Bennett over Sullivan South, 22.5 to 21.4.

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Eastman safety expert details 1960 explosion

Eastman safety expert details 1960 explosion - VIDEO

August 29th, 2015 6:00 pm by Hank Hayes

"I asked the woman: 'Why was I being fingerprinted?'" Lodal told the crowd. "Without a trace of irony, she said, 'You know 15 or 20 years ago, we had a really bad accident, and (fingerprinting) is the only way we can identify some of the victims.' "

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D-B marching band unveils half-time show for home crowd

D-B marching band unveils half-time show for home crowd

August 29th, 2015 12:09 am by Rick Wagner

Band's first home football show and Tribe's first home football game, in which the Indians football team fell to Oak Ridge 17-14, marked by cheering crowd.

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Big Stone Gap plans major celebration in October for release of film that bears town's name

Big Stone Gap plans major celebration in October for release of film that bears town's name

August 29th, 2015 12:02 am by Stephen Igo

The "role of the town in the movie," said the author of "Big Stone Gap," Adriana Trigiani's hometown novel now made into a movie, is as huge and vital to the film as any of the human actors.

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Hawkins Health Dept. offers info, as well as cake and ice cream at 'Baby Shower'

Hawkins Health Dept. offers info, as well as cake and ice cream at 'Baby Shower' - VIDEO

August 28th, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

There was cake and ice cream, and even a few gifts, but the main purpose of Friday's first annual Hawkins County Health Department "Baby Shower" was to provide moms and future moms with "a wealth of information."

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Church Hill FUMC celebrating 175 years as 'the church on the hill'

Church Hill FUMC celebrating 175 years as 'the church on the hill' - VIDEO

August 26th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Sometimes you have to look backward in order to move forward, and for "the church on the hill" that gave Church Hill its name, 2015 has been a look back at growth and expansion over the past 175 years.

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Hawkins awards full $20K to newly relocated Mount Carmel Seniors Center

Hawkins awards full $20K to newly relocated Mount Carmel Seniors Center - VIDEO

August 25th, 2015 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Mount Carmel vice mayor Paul Hale unsuccessfully made his case before the Hawkins County Commission Monday for a share of the $20,000 contribution that the county allocated in the 2015-16 budget to the Mount Carmel Senior Center Inc.

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