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Cody Cain from Thomas Walker put forth max effort during the boys triple jump at the Coalfield Invitational track meet in Coeburn.


After writing about East Tennessee’s David Farragut, the first rear-admiral of the Union Navy, I wondered if the same was true on the high seas. The answer is yes.


Several months ago I came across the “Dr. Becky” YouTube channel. I enjoy her monthly “Night Sky News” — which encouraged me to dust off my old telescope — and her enthusiastic and frequently humorous explanations of the goings on in the universe.

Netherland Inn and Boatyard is the birthplace of Kingsport and the only site on the National Register of Historic Places to have been a boatya…

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