Kingsport Times News Saturday, April 19, 2014
Local News

UVa-Wise commencement set for May 19

May 9th, 2007 11:48 pm by Staff report

WISE - Leonard W. Sandridge, executive vice president and chief operating officer of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, will deliver the keynote address during the 38th commencement at the University of Virginia's College at Wise on May 19.

Comments
Local News

Volunteers' quick response contains Bluff City blaze

May 9th, 2007 11:39 pm by Staff report

BLUFF CITY - A 2-acre fire off Big Arm Branch Road Tuesday afternoon carried the potential to burn much more land, but the quick response of local volunteer agencies contained the blaze within an hour.

Comments
Local News

Construction worker directing traffic struck by vehicle

May 9th, 2007 11:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - A construction worker directing traffic around Rogersville's Crockett Springs Heritage Trail project on Main Street was injured after a pickup truck struck him early Wednesday morning.

Comments
Local News

School official outlines challenges of special education in Kingsport

May 9th, 2007 11:36 pm by CHRISTAN M. THOMAS

KINGSPORT - As long as states provide public education, all students - including those with special education needs - have a right to be served.

Comments
Local News

Parent sues seeking access to Gate City High, Middle

May 9th, 2007 10:06 pm by CLIFFORD JEFFERY

GATE CITY - A Kingsport man filed a lawsuit Tuesday morning seeking to regain his right to be present at Gate City High School and Gate City Middle School and enter a school system bus.

Comments
Local News

NET Tourism Association hands out Pinnacle Awards

May 9th, 2007 10:06 pm by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

KINGSPORT - Tennessee's tourism commissioner joined the Northeast Tennessee Tourism Association Wednesday for the 10th annual Pinnacle Awards to recognize efforts to promote tourism around the region.

Comments
Local News

Local briefs

May 9th, 2007 1:33 am by Staff Report

Kingsport shooting under investigation

Comments
Local News

Northeast State graduates record number

May 9th, 2007 1:33 am by Rick Wagner

JOHNSON CITY - A 1993 graduate of Northeast State Technical Community College said 2007 graduates can go far with their associate degrees.

Comments
Local News

Sullivan portion of Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail may become certified

May 9th, 2007 1:33 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - Twenty-two miles of the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail - which stretches 330 miles across parts of Virginia, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina - pass through Sullivan County.

Comments
Local News

Rogersville adds 'Jumbotron' to July 4 celebration highlights

May 9th, 2007 1:33 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - Planning for this year's annual Fourth of July celebration in Rogersville is continuing without a hitch, and there's going to be something big added to the mix this time around.

Comments