Kingsport Times News Saturday, October 25, 2014
Entertainment Local News Local Entertainment
Region hopping with Easter fun

Region hopping with Easter fun

April 11th, 2014 9:50 am by Entertainment staff

From egg hunts and an Easter basket sale to an original musical about the last week of Jesus' life, the region is hopping with Easter fun. Check out some of these "egg-citing" events.

Comments
Business & Technology
Tax refund fraud is a big frustration for victims

Tax refund fraud is a big frustration for victims

April 11th, 2014 9:42 am by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press

Laura Hankins knew something was wrong when she filed her daughter's tax return and it was rejected hours later: An identity thief already had sent in a return using the 19-year-old's personal information.

Comments
News Regional & National
10 killed as bus, truck carrying students collide

10 killed as bus, truck carrying students collide

April 11th, 2014 9:19 am by CHANNING JOSEPH, Associated Press; FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press

A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed over a grassy median on a Northern California freeway and slammed into a bus carrying more than 40 high school students in an explosive crash that left 10 people dead, authorities said.

Comments
News Regional & National
Tennessee teen hit by car while changing tire dies

Tennessee teen hit by car while changing tire dies

April 11th, 2014 9:18 am by Associated Press

A 13-year-old boy who was trying to change a flat tire alongside Interstate 24 in Smyrna has died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver.

Comments
Community Photos Local News
North Prom Promise delivers message about drinking and driving

North Prom Promise delivers message about drinking and driving

April 11th, 2014 1:04 am by Rick Wagner

Sullivan North High School student Tori Kiser paid the ultimate price for another student's drinking and driving on prom night. But she and the drunk driver who caused the wreck will have a chance for Saturday night's prom to have a much happier ending.

Comments
Entertainment Community
Site gives public a voice in Dobyns-Bennett halftime show selections

Site gives public a voice in Dobyns-Bennett halftime show selections

April 11th, 2014 12:34 am by Rick Wagner

If you'd like a voice or vote on what music is played at the Dobyns-Bennett High School Marching Band's halftime show this fall, now's your chance.

Comments
News Local News Education
Ex-principal fires back after being cut from finalists list in Hawkins

Ex-principal fires back after being cut from finalists list in Hawkins

April 11th, 2014 12:31 am by Jeff Bobo

In a written statement, Dr. William Royal told the Times-News that some members of the Hawkins County Board of Education are more interested in "tag lines" during their campaigning and tenure than providing students with the best education possible.

Comments
News Local News
BMA meets  two finalists  for Kingsport city manager

BMA meets two finalists for Kingsport city manager

April 11th, 2014 12:13 am by Matthew Lane

Thursday afternoon the entire BMA held hourlong interview sessions with two city manager finalists — Sue McLaughlin (the interim city administrator of Lincoln, Ill.) and Russell Hawes (the former city administrator of Simpsonville, S.C.).

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Prep Results from Thursday, April 10

Prep Results from Thursday, April 10

April 11th, 2014 12:12 am by staff reports

Thursday's high school baseball, softball and soccer scores from Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia

Comments
Local News Education
Two added to list of Hawkins school director finalists

Two added to list of Hawkins school director finalists

April 11th, 2014 12:07 am by Jeff Bobo

Rogersville Middle School Principal Jim Ailshie was added to the list along with Charles Carter who is principal at Union Heights Elementary School in Hamblen County.

Comments