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United Way elects new panel of officers $1.8 million goal set for this year's fundraising campaign

United Way elects new panel of officers $1.8 million goal set for this year's fundraising campaign

April 28th, 2015 12:00 am by Sue Guinn Legg

$1.8 million goal set for this year's fundraising campaign

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Community
Progress 2015: City welcomes new international flavors, traditional Southern cooking with a twist

Progress 2015: City welcomes new international flavors, traditional Southern cooking with a twist

April 28th, 2015 12:00 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Johnson City's reputation as a dining destination has had a very good year, with a solid checklist of inviting new establishments adding a depth of international flavors and traditional Southern cooking to the pallet of great places to go eat.

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SW Virginia Little Leaguer's brush with death spurs sizable donation

SW Virginia Little Leaguer's brush with death spurs sizable donation

April 24th, 2015 11:42 am by Marci Gore, NET News Service

9-year-old Gabe Johnson needed CPR after he was hit in the chest with a pitch.

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Community Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Updated With Photos: Good Neighbor: Neighbors to link arms in Day of Service; Luke Barnes celebrating end of treatment with a final two-day Junkin' for St. Jude drive

April 23rd, 2015 3:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Wednesday was Earth Day and if you're feeling left out of the worldwide demonstration of support for environmental protection, roll up your sleeves and keep reading.

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Mitch Cox to renovate, donate former school to Coalition for Kids

Mitch Cox to renovate, donate former school to Coalition for Kids

April 23rd, 2015 9:13 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Coalition for Kids received the largest gift in its history Wednesday with businessman Mitch Cox's announcement his company will buy, renovate and donate the former Tri-Cities Christian School property to the faith-based after-school and summer program fo

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Community Heritage
Baa, baa Kingsport: Exchange Place welcomes lambs

Baa, baa Kingsport: Exchange Place welcomes lambs

April 21st, 2015 1:59 pm by Marci Gore, NET News Service

The spring lambs have arrived at Exchange Place, and visitors to the living history farm's Spring Garden Fair this weekend will have an opportunity to see the new babies for themselves.

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City closes in on Boys & Girls Club work

City closes in on Boys & Girls Club work

April 16th, 2015 8:53 am by Gary B. Gray

City Commissioners tonight will consider a more than $697,000 bid from Baker Construction Services Inc. for construction and renovations to the Boys & Girls Club of Johnson City/Washington County's football field and two baseball fields.

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Good Neighbor: Food for Thought Concert, Memorial Bike Ride and Bristol NASCAR race highlight busy weekend

Good Neighbor: Food for Thought Concert, Memorial Bike Ride and Bristol NASCAR race highlight busy weekend

April 16th, 2015 8:39 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The spring fundraising season will shift into high gear this weekend with a long lineup of fun opportunities to help advance causes including local stream preservation, hunger relief at Science Hill High School, children's charities across Northeast Tenne

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Community
Community events scheduled this week

Community events scheduled this week

April 15th, 2015 10:05 pm by Staff Reports

Voice screenings, chicken dinners, golf event, book sale and more happenings.

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Great-grandson finds Kingsport woman's long lost anniversary ring

Great-grandson finds Kingsport woman's long lost anniversary ring

April 13th, 2015 9:55 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Ruth Jones married her husband Rufus in 1952 and on their one-year wedding anniversary he gave her the gold ring.

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