KINGSPORT – Over its 100-year history, the Masonic Lodge of Kingsport has served thousands of people throughout the region, while also instilling the values of morality, civility and friendship into its members.
“In a normal year, one out of every five units is donated by a high school student,” Marsh Regional Blood Center Director Don Campbell said.
With the passing of ‘Papa Joe’ Smiddy on May 1, this year’s Pickin’ in the Park Music in the Mountains - which gets underway on Sunday - will be a special event filled with Appalachian music and the heritage that it represented in his life.
Northeast Tennessee athletes struck gold on Friday in the TSSAA boys track and field championships.
It was a long day and night for the Eastside baseball team Friday, but in the end, it was all good for the Spartans.
Eastside’s Lady Spartans had sunny smiles all over their faces Friday after sweeping Rye Cove and Castlewood to win the Conference 48 softball tournament title.
Dr. Chris Metzger said the the balloon angioplasty generally damages the arteries but that the light-activated medicine, which does it job when activated by the light and then exits within an hour, “facilitates the body’s ability to heal itself” during the procedure.
Many local offices and serves will be altered over the course of the long Memorial Day weekend.
Washington County drivers could see a bevy of road improvements over the next decade as new revenue from a fuel tax increase enacted this year filters into state and local coffers.
The Abandoned Mine Land program was created after more rigorous environmental laws were passed through the Surface Mining and Control Act in 1977, according to the release. The program reclaims sites that were mined before that time and the mines could be a hazard to the public and the environment.
In December 2016, KPS Global announced plans to expand in Piney Flats and create 64 new jobs. Headquartered in Fort Worth, Tex. KPS Global is a privately held manufacturer of insulated panels.
The 2017 class of Tribute to Women recipients includes entrepreneurs, executives, a journalist, volunteers, advocates, educators, and an economic developer.
Holston Valley Medical Center has already treated 40 serious ATV injuries this year. Over the past decade, the facility has treated more than 800 patients injured in such accidents — many requiring hospitalization.
A pair of preteen boys have now been charged in last Thursday's fire at "Supermarket Row" on Sullivan Street: A massive blaze that gutted the structure, billowed smoke over downtown and closed city streets.
The Tennessee High Viking boys, who claimed a fourth-straight team title under Kingsport native Reedy Toney on Wednesday can add more state titles today.