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Festivals of trees sprouting up around the region

Festivals of trees sprouting up around the region

November 11th, 2013 10:25 am by Entertainment Staff

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Johnson City’s Hands On! Regional Museum, which is decking the halls for its 25th Annual Festival of Trees, a series of events that make up the museum’s biggest fund-raiser of the year.

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Rescue Fund works to lift struggling families for Christmas

Rescue Fund works to lift struggling families for Christmas

November 10th, 2013 4:43 pm by J. H. Osborne

For many families in our region, the struggle to keep food on the table is ongoing, be it Christmas or not. Unfortunately, their focus all too often is a daily one to keep the basics on the table. No extras. No leftovers.

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LampLight decks MeadowView's halls for its first Festival of Trees

LampLight decks MeadowView's halls for its first Festival of Trees

November 8th, 2013 2:12 pm by Jessica Fischer

The folks at LampLight Theatre are getting ready to deck the halls of MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center in Kingsport for the theater’s inaugural Festival of Trees silent auction fundraiser.

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Events: Jeremy Camp gets ‘Reckless’

Events: Jeremy Camp gets ‘Reckless’

November 8th, 2013 2:06 pm by Staff Report

Camp will perform at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Greeneville. Tickets are $25 for seats in the balcony and $35 for orchestra and mezzanine seating.

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Tenn. students lead nation in academic growth

Tenn. students lead nation in academic growth

November 8th, 2013 8:48 am by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A new report shows Tennessee students are leading the nation in academic growth.

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More lenient school lice policies bug some parents

More lenient school lice policies bug some parents

November 8th, 2013 8:44 am by JENNIFER C. KERR, Associated Press

Some schools in Tennessee and elsewhere now have policies that allow children with live bugs in their hair to return to class. Many nurses are no longer sending notes to other parents with kids in the classroom, alerting them to the possibility of lice.

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Friends in Need plans fundraiser at MeadowView

Friends in Need plans fundraiser at MeadowView

November 7th, 2013 2:04 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — The organization was founded as a way to provide medical and dental care to the working uninsured. Patients pay for the service on a sliding scale based on income. The minimum that will be charged is $0, the maximum $80.

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11th-graders get dose of sticker shock thanks to Real Life 101

11th-graders get dose of sticker shock thanks to Real Life 101

November 7th, 2013 2:02 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — As adults know, a home, insurance, food, cell phone, Internet service, cable TV or satellite and a vehicle all cost money. But some high school students are getting sticker shock this week on the high price of adult living.

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Events: 25th Annual Festival of Trees at Hands On! Regional Museum

Events: 25th Annual Festival of Trees at Hands On! Regional Museum

November 6th, 2013 4:44 pm by Staff Report

Everyone knows that the Christmas holiday season can be hectic. But this year, Hands On! Regional Museum invites everyone to Take a Christmas Vacation at their 25th Annual Festival of Trees.

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An open letter to all my kids’ friends who use social networking

An open letter to all my kids’ friends who use social networking

November 5th, 2013 12:55 pm by Paula Sirois

This is an open letter to all of my kids’ friends who use social networking sites like Instagram and Pinterest and Facebook. I need your help.

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