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Give and receive: 6th Annual Student Food Drive kicks off in the region

Give and receive: 6th Annual Student Food Drive kicks off in the region

September 27th, 2013 11:29 am by Carmen Musick

The annual Student Food Drive Challenge runs from now through Oct. 29. Winning schools — those that collect the most pounds of food per student — will earn cash prizes.

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More kids protected from flu; CDC says keep it up

More kids protected from flu; CDC says keep it up

September 27th, 2013 11:18 am by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

More children than ever got vaccinated against the flu last year, and health officials urged families Thursday to do even better this time around.

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Barter Players head west in ‘Little House on the Prairie’

Barter Players head west in ‘Little House on the Prairie’

September 27th, 2013 11:10 am by Staff Report

Join the Ingalls family as they leave the Big Woods of Wisconsin and head west into Indian Territory in The Barter Players’ production of “Little House on the Prairie,” playing through Nov. 20 on Barter Theatre’s Stage II.

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Going Places: Wooded campsites and waterfalls await visitors at Rock Creek Recreation Area

Going Places: Wooded campsites and waterfalls await visitors at Rock Creek Recreation Area

September 25th, 2013 4:57 pm by Debra McCown

Earl and Cindy Booth live just three miles from Rock Creek Recreation Area, but it’s been their vacation spot of choice for some 30 years.

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Hot Topics: Attention, everyone: It’s time to talk about our feelings

Hot Topics: Attention, everyone: It’s time to talk about our feelings

September 25th, 2013 4:56 pm by Kris Hey

I grew up in a home where feelings weren’t discussed and verbal and physical expressions of love were infrequent. According to friend and Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Bonni Funk, this wasn’t an unusual home dynamic in the past.

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Explore Rainforest Adventure on Exhibit at Hands On! Regional Museum

Explore Rainforest Adventure on Exhibit at Hands On! Regional Museum

September 25th, 2013 4:42 pm by Staff Report

Rainforest Adventure is a multisensory expedition that introduces visitors to tropical rainforests around the world, highlights the challenges facing these unique ecological wonders and suggests ways that people can make a difference.

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Family Meals Matter: Veg out over breakfast

Family Meals Matter: Veg out over breakfast

September 24th, 2013 11:11 am by Staff Report

According to our “3 out of 5” model for a balanced breakfast, we recommend choosing either fruits or vegetables to round out your balanced breakfast.

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Report: Environmental chemicals a pregnancy risk

Report: Environmental chemicals a pregnancy risk

September 24th, 2013 10:59 am by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

WASHINGTON — From mercury to pesticides, Americans are exposed daily to environmental chemicals that could harm reproductive health, the nation’s largest groups of obstetricians and fertility specialists said Monday.

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Flurry of events on tap at Kingsport Oktoberfest

Flurry of events on tap at Kingsport Oktoberfest

September 23rd, 2013 12:47 pm by Staff Report

Now hailed as Tennessee’s largest Oktoberfest celebration, Kingsport Oktoberfest will spread over six city blocks on Saturday, Sept. 28 in downtown Kingsport.

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Hot Topics: Tory Johnson discusses her ‘Shift’

Hot Topics: Tory Johnson discusses her ‘Shift’

September 23rd, 2013 12:02 pm by David Oliver

Tory Johnson had the perfect life. A husband, children, two successful businesses and a regular segment called “Deals & Steals” on “Good Morning America.” There was just one problem: her weight.

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