Most people know Jake Jacobs as the proprietor of the Amis Mill Eatery near Rogersville. What may be less known is that 50 years ago Capt. Jacobs was an Air Force fighter pilot who served a year in Vietnam and earned not one, but two Distinguished Flying Crosses.
To avoid interest and potential penalties, property owners must pay Sullivan County property taxes (which cover the period of Jan. 1, 2018, through Dec. 31, 2018) by Feb. 28, 2019.
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The Salvation Army depends on donations from the community to bring joy to needy families at Christmas. Toy drives, food drives, The Times-News Rescue Fund, direct mail solicitations as well as the iconic Red Kettle Campaign all help to make this possible.
“I love the game and I’ve always enjoyed it. The fact that we still get to play competitive makes it all the more fun, too.”
To submit an event, email the Sports Department at [email protected], fax listing information to (423) 392-1385 or contact the Sports Department after 6 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 4323.
For a contribution of $6 per day, $30 per week or $126 per month you can ensure that one disabled senior in the Rogersville area receives one hot meal delivered to their home Monday through Friday.
The Times News handed out about 200 free tickets to Wednesday's Kingsport Mets game, but it's unlikely that anyone had more fun than 87-year-old Barbara Bell who attended her first professional baseball game in 30 years.
The 2015 murder of Margaret Jack Sliger, and subsequent investigation that led to the conviction of her 14-year-old neighbor Kyle Robert Wolfe, will be the subject of a July 31 episode of “Murder Comes to Town” on the Investigation Discovery network.
Bill Craddock, who received a high school diploma Thursday in Rogersville, is also invited to walk with the Volunteer High School Class of 2019 next spring, and receive his diploma again in an official graduation ceremony.
The commission had hoped to vote on the budget at its July 23 meeting, but in light of the discussion that took place at Friday’s workshop, the vote won’t come earlier than Aug. 27.
Carol Horner applied to the ministry's "Operation Good Neighbor" program for emergency repairs on her Mooresburg home seven years ago, and had all but forgotten about it. In the meantime an old leak had caused her kitchen floor to deteriorate beneath the sink and cabinets to the point that you can literally push your hand through it.
Every year Rogersville’s Of One Accord ministry hosts dozens of mission teams from across the country that come to Hawkins County to volunteer in a variety of capacities, and help share the word of God.