Amis historic site owner wants Hawkins to invest in tourism
Jake Jacobs, whose wife Wendy is descended from early Rogersville settler Capt. Thomas Amis, moved to Hawkins County in 2008 after purchasing the Amis settlement site about two miles south of downtown. “You invest your money where you’re going to get the best return, and the best return I’ve ever seen anywhere is tourism,” Jacobs said.
Apr 18, 2016 at 3:13 PM