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Family wants headstone for girl whose father was charged with grape soda overdose
Five-year-old Alexa Linboom's horrific 2012 death made headlines from coast to coast last month, but one thing that only her closest family and friends knew was that Alexa doesn't have a proper headstone on her grave.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Smart Bets web extra: House of Tarot
Two dancers have come together to create a two-day experience including workshops and shows with dancers from across the United States, says the website for House of Tarot .
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Church creates website for servers to sound off
An East Tennessee pastor has created a website where restaurant servers are encouraged to sound off about waiting on church crowds.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
PetTacular beach party benefits Bristol Humane Society
Time to put the snow behind us! PetTacular Beach Party to Benefit Bristol Humane Society March 7, 2014 - 6:30 pm Ridgefields Country Club 2320 Pendragon Road Kingsport, TN Come sway to the live music of M.J. Becks, and enjoy a buffet of beach-themed cuisine.
Donations sought to give girl headstone
Family and friends of an East Tennessee girl who died after police say she was forced to drink grape soda are collecting donations to purchase a headstone for her.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Our View: Don't let Haslam's anti-meth bill die
That is more than unfortunate, it is downright shameful. Are Tennessee lawmakers serious about controlling the methamphetamine epidemic plaguing the state or not? Lawmakers have pussyfooted around this issue for years while the human and financial costs of meth in Tennessee have skyrocketed.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Lawmakers rebuff Haslam meth plan
State lawmakers dealt a rebuff to Gov. Bill Haslam and his plan to clamp down on the key ingredient in methamphetamine production by putting off his plan.
Police searching for missing man
They are looking for 85-year-old Alfred Smith Hale. He was last seen leaving Bridwell Street in Kingsport Tuesday evening.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Man sentenced to 22 years in prison
A Kingsport man was sentenced to more than 22 years in federal prison after being convicted in a drug and money laundering conspiracy in Sullivan County.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Elizabethton Star
Milligan women upset top-seeded Wesleyan in semifinals
KINGSPORT - In the semifinal of the Appalachian Athletic Conference women's basketball tournament, Milligan College built a commanding lead, then had to hang on against a second-half charge from top-seeded Tennessee Wesleyan .
Williamson Daily News Online
Woman injured in collision
Goshen's Wrecker Service loads a vehicle heavily damaged in a collision on U.S. 421 near Chevrolet Saturday night.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Eastman Drops Perennial Wood Decking Line
Perennial Wood, a brand of acetylated lumber used for decking, porch flooring and railing, has been discontinued by its Tennessee-based manufacturer.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
BWW Reviews: Milwaukee's October, Before I Was Born Portrays Human Frailty
The human spirit can supposedly thrive on strength and courage, and perhaps this is mistakenly assumed during any tragedy.
Arrest made after two-year murder investigation
It's been nearly two and a half years since police were called to an apartment in Kingsport where 65-year-old Betty Sue Short was found dead, now police say the investigation has finally come together "After two years, it's just like putting together a very complicated puzzle sometimes and so we're always looking for those pieces and when we get ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
American Academy of Family Physicians
AAFP Asking Members to Speak Out on SGR Legislation
Congress currently is looking at legislation that would end the frustrating cycle of temporary fixes to the Medicare sustainable growth rate formula for physician payment and allow physicians to take a major step toward improving the quality of patient care.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee Wesleyan women seeded No. 1 in AAC tourney
The Appalachian Athletic Conference is beginning its 2014 basketball tournaments Wednesday in Kingsport, Tenn., at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center, and the Tennessee Wesleyan women and Union College men are the top seeds as the regular-season champions and already have spots in the NAIA Division II national ... (more)
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Cleveland Daily Banner
United Way earns 2nd 4-star rating
For the second consecutive year, Charity Navigator, an independent charity "watchdog" organization that evaluates the financial health and accountability and transparency of approximately 6,000 of America's largest charities, has awarded United Way of Bradley County with its top rating.
E. Tenn. sheriff's department to be in documentary
Sullivan County Sheriff Wayne Anderson told the Kingsport Times News that filming for the show began in December and wrapped up this month.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Girl Scout cookie season kicks off
Tractor trailers arrived in Kingsport on Saturday carrying 120,000 boxes of the treats.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Chamber Theatre play explores tragic uncertainties
Budding authors are encouraged to write what they know, but such counsel often leads writers to also explore what they need to understand.