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Daughter’s death leads to mom’s advocacy for biosafety

Daughter’s death leads to mom’s advocacy for biosafety

July 14th, 2013 10:24 pm by Marci Gore

Caryl Griffin says sometimes it’s hard to understand why bad things happen to good people. In 1997, Caryl experienced a parent’s worst nightmare when her daughter Elizabeth “Beth” Griffin died at the age of 22.

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Personal/Residential Safety and Security Class

Personal/Residential Safety and Security Class

July 12th, 2013 12:13 pm by Staff Report

Join us as patrolman Thomas Patton from the KPD shares important information you should know about keeping yourself and your home safe from crime. Session is FREE!

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Safe Sitter Class

Safe Sitter Class

July 12th, 2013 12:04 pm by Staff Report

Do you have a son or daughter who wants to babysit? Make sure he/she is ready for the responsibility. Safe Sitter teaches nurturing techniques, management skills and how to respond to medical emergencies.

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Let the Fun begin: Mardi Gras set to kick things off

Let the Fun begin: Mardi Gras set to kick things off

July 12th, 2013 7:55 am by Staff Report

KINGSPORT — Fun Fest 2013, Kingsport’s annual festival dedicated to fun and community unity, kicks off today. Mardi Gras will launch the festival at 11:30 a.m. on Broad Street in downtown Kingsport. The Fun Fest Parade begins at 6:30.

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Chris Tomlin to kick off Sunset concerts

Chris Tomlin to kick off Sunset concerts

July 11th, 2013 11:00 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Contemporary Christian artists Chris Tomlin and Big Daddy Weave will kick off Fun Fest’s Sunset Concert Series on Thursday night, July 18.

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Make a memory at new Fun Fest event

Make a memory at new Fun Fest event

July 11th, 2013 10:52 pm by Austin Lewin

Do you love to paint? How about eat off of a plate that you designed? Well, now you can do both during Fun Fest’s Make a Memory with Brushstrokes N’ More. The event, with sessions July 15-18, is for those 6 and older.

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Summer Camps:  Bristol's Summer Art Camp

Summer Camps: Bristol's Summer Art Camp

July 11th, 2013 10:44 pm by Staff Report

Believe in Bristol and the steering committee for the Arts and Entertainment District of Downtown Bristol will host “Who Art You? Find Yourself at Art Camp” from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., July 22-26 for children ages 8 to 12.

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Youth Music Competition at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion

Youth Music Competition at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion

July 11th, 2013 9:53 am by Staff Report

Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion and Capo's Music Store are both known for fostering young talent to carry on the tradition of our region's rich music heritage. This year the two join forces to produce the festival's inaugural Youth Music Competition.

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Events taking place this weekend

Events taking place this weekend

July 10th, 2013 5:02 pm by Staff Report

Much of Kingsport will be celebrating the kickoff of Fun Fest this weekend. The annual summer festival will open Friday with Mardi Gras from 11:30 to 5:30 p.m., followed by the Fun Fest Parade at 6:30 p.m. and the Broad Street Boogie at 8 p.m.

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Events:  World Renowned Clydesdales To Visit Bristol, Virginia

Events: World Renowned Clydesdales To Visit Bristol, Virginia

July 10th, 2013 4:56 pm by Staff Report

Weather permitting, the eight-horse hitch will make four processions through historic downtown Bristol, on Friday, July 19 at 5:00pm and 6:30pm; and again on Saturday, July 20 at 5:00pm and 7:00pm. The legendary Clydesdales will be on view to the public.

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