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Barry Brickey:  Have a Safe 4th of July and Leave Fireworks to the Professionals

Barry Brickey: Have a Safe 4th of July and Leave Fireworks to the Professionals

June 27th, 2013 7:03 pm by Barry Brickey

Exploding brilliant colored fireworks, backyard barbecues, and roasting marshmallows are the highlights of many July 4th holiday celebration. But on July 4th there are more reported fires than any other day of the year.

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Events: Fourth of July Celebrations around the region

Events: Fourth of July Celebrations around the region

June 27th, 2013 6:41 pm by Jessica Fischer

Downtown Kingsport will come alive this Fourth of July with food, fun, music and, of course, fireworks.

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Teens living in 'stroke belt' face important health decisions

Teens living in 'stroke belt' face important health decisions

June 27th, 2013 6:31 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

Teens between the ages of 13 and 18 face a lot of decisions. And how they handle their options, particularly those pertaining to health, is of great importance when living in what’s known as the “stroke belt.”

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Events: Jonesborough Days mixes new events, old favorites

Events: Jonesborough Days mixes new events, old favorites

June 27th, 2013 6:18 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Storytelling, fireworks, funnel cakes, five tons of sand and a bounty of bluegrass music will set the stage for the 43rd annual Jonesborough Days festival, to be held July 5-7 in the heart of Tennessee’s oldest town.

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Keep Kingsport beautiful trash barrel paint-in being held on July 9

Keep Kingsport beautiful trash barrel paint-in being held on July 9

June 27th, 2013 6:16 pm by Staff Report

One of Fun Fest’s kickoff events, the Keep Kingsport Beautiful Trash Barrel Paint-In will be held on the Allandale Mansion lawn Tuesday, July 9. The event is sponsored by BB&T. Pre-Registration is required for this event, along with a $5 registration fee.

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Crazy 8s has become 'the place to be' during Fun Fest

Crazy 8s has become 'the place to be' during Fun Fest

June 27th, 2013 6:05 pm by Pat Kenney

The 24th running of the Indian Path Medical Center & CrestPoint Health Crazy 8s 8K run will take place on the world famous figure-8 course on Saturday, July 13 at 9:58 p.m.

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‘Despicable 2’ makes much of its Minions

‘Despicable 2’ makes much of its Minions

June 27th, 2013 5:56 pm by By Roger Moore,McClatchy-Tribune News Service (MCT)

“Despicable Me 2” is a gag-filled delight from start-to-finish. It’s got more laughs in its first five minutes — from its larynx-bending voice actors, its loopy, goofy, design and its milling, mewling Minions.

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Events: Music and Movies in Cumberland Square Park — Amazed by Grace and Iron Man 2

Events: Music and Movies in Cumberland Square Park — Amazed by Grace and Iron Man 2

June 26th, 2013 11:21 am by Staff Report

This summer will once again find free music and movies in Cumberland Square Park on Thursday nights! Concerts begin at 6:30 pm with the movies showing at 9 pm.

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Mom sues Monster energy drink over teen's death

Mom sues Monster energy drink over teen's death

June 26th, 2013 8:51 am by Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The mother of a teenager who died from cardiac arrhythmia last year is blaming his death on Monster Beverage Corp., alleging his death was caused by habitually drinking the company's energy drink.

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Events: Graveyard Tales

Events: Graveyard Tales

June 25th, 2013 9:49 pm by Staff Report

The Jonesborough Storytellers guild will be weaving tales of spooks and haunts, that will chill your spine, even on a warm summer night. Cost: $5, ages 12 and up (not recommended for children under 12)

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