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Trail restoration, parking grant funds given to Doe Mountain Recreation Authority

Trail restoration, parking grant funds given to Doe Mountain Recreation Authority

August 21st, 2013 5:06 pm by Staff report

MOUNTAIN CITY — The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation has announced the awarding of a Recreational Trails Program grant of $196,000 to the newly established Doe Mountain Recreation Authority.

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Bad ink? Tattoo cover-ups solve impulsive choices, low-quality work

Bad ink? Tattoo cover-ups solve impulsive choices, low-quality work

August 21st, 2013 9:44 am by Rebekah Wilson

Robert Jarrett, a licensed tattoo artist for 15 years and current owner of 2 Ton Gallery, said he has three or four people come in every day with bad tattoos to see what their options are for getting them covered.

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Carter Co. Tomorrow provides updates on development plans

Carter Co. Tomorrow provides updates on development plans

August 21st, 2013 8:46 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — Updates on the proposed West Elk Avenue development plans and the central business district improvement plans were presented during Thursday’s meeting of the Carter County Tomorrow Executive Board on Tuesday.

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American Idol Audition Bus to make stop in Knoxville

American Idol Audition Bus to make stop in Knoxville

August 20th, 2013 6:57 pm by Staff Reports

The American Idol Audition Bus will searching for talent for this year's competition at Krutch Park, 504 Market Street SW, starting at 8 a.m.

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Volunteer firefighter douses competition, takes home crown

Volunteer firefighter douses competition, takes home crown

August 20th, 2013 5:55 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Kayla Hobbs, 18, of Kingsport was crowned as the 2013 Miss Appalachian Fair Monday night at the Fairest of the Fair competition.

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ETSU Pride Week 2013  includes treasure hunting, event discounts, more

ETSU Pride Week 2013 includes treasure hunting, event discounts, more

August 20th, 2013 4:53 pm by Rex Barber

The 16th ETSU Pride Week, an annual awareness campaign celebrating the school and its impact on the region, actually begins Thursday and continues through Aug. 30.

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Dragon Boats lined up for Regional Cancer Centers

Dragon Boats lined up for Regional Cancer Centers

August 20th, 2013 12:05 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Mountain States Foundation’s eighth annual Dragon Boat Festival is set to run Sept. 7 on the lakefront at Winged Deer Park.

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Miss Fairest of the Fair 2013 crowned

Miss Fairest of the Fair 2013 crowned

August 20th, 2013 9:15 am by Staff report

This year's Fairest of the Fair Contest winner was Kayla Hobbs, 18, of Kingsport.

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NASCAR week offers more than racing

NASCAR week offers more than racing

August 20th, 2013 9:01 am by Sue Guinn Legg

While much has been written and said about the economic impact of the biannual NASCAR races at Bristol Motor Speedway, the impact a single NASCAR race week at Bristol has on nonprofit organizations around the region is lesser-known.

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