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  1. Tenn. United States Daughters of 1812 inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... of the War of 1812. The ladies attended the regular meeting of the Elijah Cross II Chapter of the USD 1812 in Kingsport, Tenn. on Feb. 13. Courtesy photoAndrea Cheak and Nancy Britton, seated, Charlotte Brooks and Linda Lawson, members of the Maj. ...

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  2. OBITUARY - BridgesRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | County Record

    ... GA; seven grandchildren, Travis Greene and wife, Natosha, of Scotts Ferry, Jana Bontrager and husband, Scott, of Kingsport, TN, Valerie Rash and husband, Kyle, of Havana, FL, Mary Cathryn Jacobs and husband, Ben, of Scotts Ferry, Sharlyn Marie Smith ...

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  3. Kingsport man learning to read inspires elementary school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCYB

    A middle-aged man in Kingsport spent most of his life reading at the same level as a kindergartener. After years of hard work, he's now reading the same stories as sixth graders.

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  4. Businessman sentenced in scheme to defraud military subcontractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Local10.com

    ... foreman for Day and Zimmerman International (D&Z) during his involvement in projects in Pace, Florida, and Kingsport, Tennessee. According to prosecutors he manipulated subcontractors to deposit thousands of dollars into an account that he opened ...

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  5. Tennessee First Lady Crissy Haslam asks parents to read more to childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WCYB

    Tennessee First Lady Crissy Haslam visited a Kingsport elementary school on Monday night to encourage parents to read to their children. "Those children who get behind are the ones who end up dropping out, or finishing high school and not going on to college, or going to college but needing remedial work," said Haslam.

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  6. Commissioner McQueen Announces Special Task Force On Student Testing And AssessmentRead the original story

    Monday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Schools Becky McBride, teacher, Brighton High, Tipton County School Valerie Love, teacher, Dobyns-Bennett High, Kingsport City Schools Susan Lodal, president, Tennessee School Boards Association Jasmine Carlisle, 11th-grade student, Mt. Juliet High, ...

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  7. Panel formed to review student testing, assessment in Tenn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WKRN

    ... Schools Becky McBride, Teacher, Brighton High, Tipton County School Valerie Love, Teacher, Dobyns-Bennett High, Kingsport City Schools Susan Lodal, President, Tennessee School Boards Association Jasmine Carlisle, 11TH-grade Student, Mt. Juliet High, ...

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  8. Scarves, hats and gloves left downtown for those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WCYB

    A gift from a group of Kingsport volunteers is making the cold weather a little more bearable for people who can't get inside. About 25 people tied hats, scarves and gloves to trees around Church Circle on Saturday.

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  9. Tremont collision injures 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... rear in the southbound lane. Blanton sustained several injuries and was flown to Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, Tenn. Fields was not injured in the collision. Possible charges may be pending. The collision is being investigated by Trooper ...

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  10. John Evans Gross, 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Http

    ... after an extended illness. He was born May 15, 1943, in Bristol, Va., to Claude and Katherine Gross. He grew up in Kingsport and graduated from Ketron High School in 1961. He attended East Tennessee State University where he graduated in 1965 as a ...

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  11. Winter Weather Hinders Blood CollectionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... inside the Baroness Erlanger campus will be closed. Johnson City and Abingdon locations open at 9 a.m. Bristol and Kingsport donor centers open at 10 a.m. All other Blood Assurance donor centers will open at noon. Because of continuing inclement ...

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  12. Dr. Scott A. Walters is a Well-known Experienced Doctor of Dental SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | 24-7 Press Release

    KINGSPORT, TN, February 26, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Dr. Walters is a prominent provider of dental care and services. He combines advanced dentistry with a gentle, friendly style that makes his clients feel more comfortable than they ever thought possible.

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  13. KOSBE News Release | KOSBE Hosts "Acquire and Retain Customers...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PR.com

    The Small Business Development Center ETSU - Kingsport Affiliate will host Acquire and Retain Customers with Smart Content Marketing on Tuesday, March 10, 9-11 AM, at your Kingsport Chamber of Commerce. The training is co-sponsored by the Kingsport Office of Small Business Development and Entrepreneurship , your Kingsport Chamber of Commerce, and Cumberland Marketing.

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  14. Salt supplies running low across Tri-CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WCYB

    ... of salt left, which is only a fraction of what they started with. They have about 700 miles of roadways to clear. Kingsport is down to about 500 tons out of the 3,300 tons they had at the beginning of the season. "This has actually been the worst ...

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  15. KOSBE Offers Two GrowthWheel Introduction TrainingsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | PR.com

    The Small Business Development Center ETSU Kingsport Affiliate will lead two GrowthWheel Introduction Trainings. The events are co-sponsored by the Kingsport Office of Small Business Development and Entrepreneurship , and your Kingsport Chamber of Commerce.

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  16. PetSafe Donates $5,000 to Big Brothers, Big SistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Pet Product News

    PetSafe, a brand of pet behavioral, containment and lifestyle products belonging to the Radio Systems Corp. in Knoxville, Tenn., gave back to its local community in the form of $5,000 to Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee , with offices in Knoxville and Kingsport, Tenn., to help defray the costs of the program's one-to-one mentoring. "Becoming a 'Big' to JoJo three years ago has been one of the most rewarding things I have ever done," Boyd said.

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  17. Eastman Board Declares DividendRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | PR-inside.com

    Eastman Board Declares Dividend KINGSPORT, Tenn., Feb. 19, 2015 - The board of directors of Eastman Chemical Company has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable April 1, 2015, to stockholders of record as of March 16, 2015.

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  18. Frigid temperatures cause snow removal problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WCYB

    ... been a long January so it's been kind of nice to have a couple of days to kind of recoup," said Ford. We talked to Kingsport Streets and Sanitation crews on Tuesday and they told us they use steel-bladed plows. We also called Bristol, Tennessee and ...

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  19. Career Partners International Expands its PresenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | PRWeb

    To better meet the needs of its clients, Career Partners International, a leading global provider of outplacement and executive coaching services, has expanded its presence in the United States. Career Partners International, a leading global provider of outplacement and executive coaching services, has expanded its presence in the eastern United States with the addition of an office in Kingsport, Tennessee servicing the Knoxville area .

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  20. Kingsport City Schools to host information session for local student's educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Examiner.com

    Kingsport City Schools is offering an information session on Tuesday, February, 24, 2015 for parents and teachers of special needs students who are within the city limits and are educated either through the state home-school program or through a private school . The students must qualify as special needs through either through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act or Title III of the No Child Left Behind program.

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