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Weber City native winning recognition in opera

Weber City native winning recognition in opera

January 20th, 2014 11:12 am by Wes Bunch

Tatum Spears came a step closer to achieving her dream when she earned the Frances Shafter Recognition Award earlier this month from the Metropolitan Opera National Council’s North Carolina district.

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Hawkins County Board of Education recognizes Church Hill officials

Hawkins County Board of Education recognizes Church Hill officials - VIDEO

January 12th, 2014 8:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Church Hill officials were honored by the Hawkins County Board of Education on Thursday evening for what BOE member Chris Christian described as a lot of “little things” it does for local schools.

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VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins County 2013 Year in Photos

VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins County 2013 Year in Photos - VIDEO

December 31st, 2013 4:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

Throughout 2013 the Times-News has been there, reporting the good with the bad, the triumphs and the tragedies, and here is a composition of photos from the year, all of which were used either in print or online reports, or in some cases, both.

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Hawkins Commission  honors Cherokee  senior who used her body to shield children from gunfire

Hawkins Commission honors Cherokee senior who used her body to shield children from gunfire - VIDEO

December 16th, 2013 11:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — What started as an innocent hayride on the night of Oct. 10 turned into a horror ride as Trevor Lee Burton allegedly opened fire on a group of children who were riding in a wagon being pulled by an ATV in a field near his home.

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Two Hawkins schools to host celebrations for SCORE honors

Two Hawkins schools to host celebrations for SCORE honors - VIDEO

December 15th, 2013 2:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

McPheeters Bend Elementary and Mount Carmel Elementary will host celebrations Monday at their respective school for each being named SCORE top three finalists for academic growth in the elementary school category.

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VIDEO: Cherokee High School choir performs Christmas Carols for BOE

VIDEO: Cherokee High School choir performs Christmas Carols for BOE - VIDEO

December 6th, 2013 6:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The Cherokee High School Choir under the direction of Justin Nelson performed a 20 minute concert of Christmas Carols for the Hawkins County Board of Education at the beginning Thursday's meeting.

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Hawkins County director of schools stepping down

Hawkins County director of schools stepping down

December 5th, 2013 11:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Charlotte Britton's retirement comes on the heels of a banner year as far as student achievement, but a troubled year with regard to some personnel and financial issues within the district.

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Hawkins County Memorial Gardens, cemetery’s manager facing  numerous complaints, lawsuits

Hawkins County Memorial Gardens, cemetery’s manager facing numerous complaints, lawsuits

December 3rd, 2013 11:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — On May 15, 2012, Ron Fleenor paid $1,249 to the Hawkins County Memorial Gardens in Surgoinsville to have a bronze marker, which was already provided for free by the military, placed over the grave of his brother Ken.

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Updated with firsthand account: Fight breaks out during Black Friday at Johnson City Walmart

Updated with firsthand account: Fight breaks out during Black Friday at Johnson City Walmart

November 29th, 2013 10:52 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

"They overran that display, and didn't have any regard for people," he said of the incident where four people were knocked to the ground in the surging crowd and two women were trampled. "There was no sense for it."

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Santa Train makes annual trip through Southwest Virginia - VIDEO

November 23rd, 2013 7:30 pm by J. H. Osborne

On Saturday the 71st annual Santa Train made the 110-mile trek from Shelby, Ky., to downtown Kingsport, as Santa and his helpers distributed nearly 20 tons of food, toys and other gifts to crowds at 14 stops.

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