Kingsport Times News Friday, April 18, 2014
News Local News
Lost hikers found in Scott County, Kingsport Idol seeks next singing sensation, community prays at Hawkins jail and more stories you may have missed

Lost hikers found in Scott County, Kingsport Idol seeks next singing sensation, community prays at Hawkins jail and more stories you may have missed

April 13th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

A sampling of some of the interesting and important stories appearing this past week on TimesNews.net

Comments
News Local News
Sullivan County sheriff's race rivals answer questions

Sullivan County sheriff's race rivals answer questions

April 13th, 2014 9:13 am by J. H. Osborne

The Kingsport Times-News posed three questions to the two Sullivan County sheriff candidates running in the Republican party primary on May 6, Sheriff Wayne Anderson and County Commissioner Ty Boomershine.

Comments
News Local News
Three in running for GOP nomination for Hawkins County trustee

Three in running for GOP nomination for Hawkins County trustee

April 12th, 2014 11:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three candidates are seeking the Republican nomination for the Hawkins County trustee seat currently held by Patsy Courtney who is retiring after serving two full terms and one partial term.

Comments
Local News Education
Yennie doesn't make finalist list in Wilson County

Yennie doesn't make finalist list in Wilson County

April 12th, 2014 11:13 pm by Rick Wagner

LEBANON — Sullivan County Director of Schools Jubal Yennie was not chosen Saturday as one of two finalists to become Wilson County director of schools.

Comments
News Videos Local News
Two seek GOP nod for 3rd Judicial District attorney general

Two seek GOP nod for 3rd Judicial District attorney general - VIDEO

April 12th, 2014 10:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two Greene County attorneys — a prosecutor and a private attorney — are seeking the Republican nomination to the Third Judicial District attorney general seat currently held by retiring Democrat Berkeley Bell.

Comments
Community Local News
Mayor questions drop in vendors at Kingsport Farmers Market

Mayor questions drop in vendors at Kingsport Farmers Market

April 12th, 2014 9:13 pm by Matthew Lane

The Kingsport Farmers Market has had a presence in the Model City for more than 30 years, offering a variety of locally grown fruits and vegetables, baked goods, flowers, plants and crafts to the public two days a week.

Comments
Local News Education
Sullivan County school officials considering supplemental  insurance

Sullivan County school officials considering supplemental insurance

April 12th, 2014 8:21 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Health care supplements aren't just for Medicare recipients anymore, local school officials are learning.

Comments
Local News Education
Dobyns-Bennett robotics team ranks 13th in regional competition

Dobyns-Bennett robotics team ranks 13th in regional competition

April 12th, 2014 7:53 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Dobyns-Bennett High School's robotics team finished first among contenders from Northeast Tennessee in the recent regional robotics competition in Knoxville, ranking 13th overall.

Comments
News Local News
City residents eligible to vote in Sullivan County races

City residents eligible to vote in Sullivan County races

April 12th, 2014 7:43 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Most of the registered voters in Sullivan County live inside a city. That doesn't mean they lose their county citizenship — or their right to vote in county elections.

Comments
News Local News
Documents show Boomershine outspending Anderson in Sullivan sheriff's contest

Documents show Boomershine outspending Anderson in Sullivan sheriff's contest

April 12th, 2014 7:19 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — County Commissioner Ty Boomershine outspent Sheriff Wayne Anderson during the first quarter campaign finance reporting period, according to disclosure paperwork filed by the two campaigns last week.

Comments