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Nigerian abductions: Why American parents should care about #Bringbackourgirls

Nigerian abductions: Why American parents should care about #Bringbackourgirls

May 19th, 2014 12:50 pm by Anika Myers Palm

Should American parents care about something happening 5,000 miles away? Yes, absolutely. Boko Haram has shown no respect for national borders. And, of course, we're parents, right? Moms and dads, this is a real horror.

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East Tennessee Children's Choir auditions

East Tennessee Children's Choir auditions

May 19th, 2014 11:59 am by Staff Report

Auditions for membership in the East Tennessee Children's Choir will be held Monday, May 19, between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. at Central Baptist Church, 300 North Roan Street, Johnson City, TN. Children who are in fourth through eighth grades can audition.

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NC mom starts regional group for girls with autism

NC mom starts regional group for girls with autism

May 16th, 2014 12:17 pm by Mark Schultz

As Dawn Dudley speaks on a Sunday afternoon, a handful of parents and children begins filing into the room behind her for My Circle of Girls, a new group she has formed for families like hers, with girls ages 2 to 6 on the autism spectrum.

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Family Meals Matter: Beef and Broccoli

Family Meals Matter: Beef and Broccoli

May 16th, 2014 11:36 am by Staff Report

May is National Beef Month and we want to emphasize that you can feel great about celebrating beef, with broccoli on the side.

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Wishing I could be 'Mommy' forever

Wishing I could be 'Mommy' forever

May 16th, 2014 11:16 am by Tracy Lee Curtis

But as we all learn, that time is so fleeting. And sometimes I wonder if I should have, or even could have, enjoyed it more, because it really is a special time. And there are so many things I miss . . . .

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ARTS4KIDS Campers and KEYPAD Campers

ARTS4KIDS Campers and KEYPAD Campers

May 15th, 2014 2:07 pm by Staff Report

ARTS4KIDS CAMPERS, for ages 3-12, Claymation summer camp and KEYPAD CAMPERS, for ages 13-18, short-film camp at Kingsport Renaissance Center.

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Jonesborough's Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts Summer Camps

Jonesborough's Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts Summer Camps

May 14th, 2014 4:51 pm by Staff Report

Jonesborough's Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts will hold a final special registration for summer camps on Saturday, June 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the McKinney Center.

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Should a high school student have a job?

Should a high school student have a job?

May 14th, 2014 8:55 am by Lisa Cianci

Should a high school student have a job? I've always said no; getting good grades IS my son's job. But now I'm rethinking my position. This displeases my son - a high school junior - who is perfectly happy to stay jobless.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Noble Character Qualities

Eric Myers' Man of the House - Noble Character Qualities

May 12th, 2014 10:43 am by Eric Myers

You need to understand that as an at home caregiver what you are doing is highly valued, highly honored and highly necessary.

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The Language of Life: Raising the bar for our children

The Language of Life: Raising the bar for our children

May 8th, 2014 9:47 am by Angela Jackson

As parents we should set the expectation for our children that becoming good at anything will take time. We have to help our children understand that the joy is in the journey of learning and not the destination.

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