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Service for a smile: Teens can volunteer to earn credit towards paying for orthodontics

Service for a smile: Teens can volunteer to earn credit towards paying for orthodontics

May 6th, 2013 12:00 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Scott Cureton enjoyed volunteering as a teen, but remembers that he needed a good reason to do it. He’s hoping to provide local youth an incentive to volunteer through Cureton Orthodontics’ Community Smiles program.

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Bottle and Collectibles Show

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Dave Boyd

Unusual and rare bottles and unique collectibles were on display at the Appalachian Fair Grounds Saturday morning.

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Aquatic center memberships lag far behind Y sign-up

Aquatic center memberships lag far behind Y sign-up

May 4th, 2013 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

More than 1,200 people have joined the YMCA since December in the lead-up to the opening of its new facility. By comparison, less than 50 people have joined the Kingsport Aquatic Center since the city first started accepting memberships back in March.

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6 Mother's Day gifts for modern moms

6 Mother's Day gifts for modern moms

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Alonna Friedman

When you think of Mother’s Day, do images of carnations, Hallmark cards and Sunday brunches come to mind? It’s one of the most celebrated holidays of the year, but when it comes to gift giving, people often fall back on the old standbys.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House: Finding My Way Back - The Beginning

Eric Myers' Man of the House: Finding My Way Back - The Beginning

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Eric Myers

Read any self help book or listen to any motivational speaker and you?will hear the same advice: problem solving begins with problem ?identification. It's a simple and straightforward idea really, you ?can't fix what you don't know is broken, and it was m

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Oh, where to begin? Here is help to navigate school 504 plans and IEPs

Oh, where to begin? Here is help to navigate school 504 plans and IEPs

May 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Kris Hey-Orlando Sentinel

We recently had state testing week, and my son is in third grade. ?This means it was his first major standardized test, but he was calm and?prepared each morning. He was even getting up early and getting ready ?without any prodding from me.

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Girls on the Run of NET empowers girls to embrace who they are

Girls on the Run of NET empowers girls to embrace who they are

May 1st, 2013 12:00 am by Amanda Marsh

Teaching young girls about health, body image and values isn’t easy. Combine these serious lessons with running, and a one-of-a-kind after school program emerges.

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Kingsport's YMCA Day Camp in top 5 % of Y camps in the country

May 1st, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

“Kingsport performed particularly well in building the sense of achievement and self-efficacy in its campers,” said Bill Lazarus, PhD, CEO of Seer. “The research showed that challenging young people to build their self-confidence has positive ripple effec

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Gift of life

April 29th, 2013 9:12 am by Dianne Barker

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