Last year Phillip Henard had a "crazy idea" to quitclaim about an acre of his mostly undeveloped remote subdivision near Rogersville to President Donald Trump and his family. With all the publicity this move has garnered Henard may turn out to be crazy like a fox.
By MATTHEW LANE
KINGSPORT — The Student Resilience Team of Kingsport City Schools continues work on ways to help students become tougher and able to recover quickly. In other words, it would help students have more “grit,” according to a school system official helping spearhead the effort.
BIG STONE GAP — A new small business in Wise County offering battery powered 'e-bikes' to rent for use on the region's mountainous biking trails is a recipient of a $15,000 Seed Capital Matching Grant,
The Appalachian Cultural Music Association (ACMA) has relocated its Mountain Music Museum and “Pickin’ Porch” show from Bristol to Broad Street. That show will have two stages – at the Broad Street venue in the former Uncorked location and also at the Renaissance Center, where ACMA plans 11 events in 2018.
The Neighborhood Advisory Commission has three main responsibilities: to strengthen neighborhoods, provide a communication channel between the neighborhoods and the city, and to advise the city on solving various problems within the community.
Jaime Nared and Mercedes Russell both produced double-doubles Sunday and the No. 11 Tennessee women’s basketball team outlasted No. 2 Texas 82-75 in a physical matchup of unbeatens.
A Southwest Virginia man sought by authorities on numerous active felony charges in Wise, Lee and Tazewell counties was located and arrested on Tuesday in Wise County.
Here are some practical tips for organizing your Christmas ornaments, lights, wreaths, other decorations, and gift-wrapping supplies.
A new “Little Library” will be placed on Main Street at the Bandstand; and at the Mount Carmel City Park, although Library Board Chairman Phil Holt told the BMA the board is ope to placing them in other locations as well.
Danny B. and Little Buddy get by with a lot of help from their friend, Sammy, but it’s a struggle.
Looking to add a personal touch? Local author Vince Staten will be here on Saturday if you want a personalized copy of “An UnCONVENTIONAL History of Kingsport: The Colorful Characters Who Created a City.” Then, Earl Carter and Calvin Sneed will be here next Sunday signing books too. Watch our ads for times.
On Friday Trump representative Mark Trent signed the papers to complete the purchase of Lot 40 in Rogersville’s Grandview Subdivision near Rogersville owed by local businessman Philip Henard.
Jones noted the extraordinary dividend is really a manifestation of how much the credit union cares about member service. Recognized nationally for member service, ECU’s focus goes beyond traditional banking priorities and concentrates on the members and the communities it serves.
A quick start was all the Wise Central girls basketball team needed Saturday to win its third consecutive Powell Valley National Bank Tip-Off Classic championship.