Kingsport Times News Thursday, September 3, 2015
SNEAK PEEK: Take a first look at our new site and tell us what you think. »
News Entertainment Local News
Medallion Hunt to return to Kingsport

Medallion Hunt to return to Kingsport

July 5th, 2015 4:30 pm by Holly Nelms, Special to the Times-News

Though the event will be held during Fun Fest week, it is no longer affiliated with Fun Fest. "We are unsure why Fun Fest has chosen not to sponsor this event in the past few years as it is obviously still very popular," hunt organizers said.

Comments
News Local News
Seizure stricken boy gets service dog

Seizure stricken boy gets service dog

July 5th, 2015 12:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

One local family will be able to rest easier knowing their seizure-stricken son will have a guardian watching over him. A guardian with black fur and a keen sense of smell.

Comments
News Local News
Long-time pen pals to meet in Kingsport

Long-time pen pals to meet in Kingsport

July 5th, 2015 10:00 am by Marci Gore

Angie Fleenor Gilliam has corresponded with her Japanese pen pal, Kaori Tsushima, for more than 30 years now. However, the two women have never met face-to-face - or even heard one another's voices. All that's about to change

Comments
News Local News
Child dead, four others injured in I-81 crash

Child dead, four others injured in I-81 crash

July 4th, 2015 8:06 pm by Staff report

A 2012 Toyota was northbound when it crossed the median and struck a southbound ambulance near mile marker 32

Comments
News Local News
Kingsport teaming up with Bristol for Appalachian Sculpture Trail

Kingsport teaming up with Bristol for Appalachian Sculpture Trail

July 4th, 2015 6:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

The trail, which will span both municipalities, will promote public sculpture exhibits in the Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia region. The idea came together to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Art in Public Place of Bristol.

Comments
News Local News
Hunger First expanding its operation

Hunger First expanding its operation

July 4th, 2015 4:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The expansion would allow Hunger First to move clothing over to the shop. The current building would be used for meals and to house a few homeless individuals.

Comments
News Regional & National
America celebrates Fourth from coast to coast

America celebrates Fourth from coast to coast

July 4th, 2015 3:05 pm by Associated Press

The United States marks 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday when it celebrates the Fourth of July with parades, fireworks, food and music.

Comments
News Local News
On the road again - Kingsport sets 2015 paving schedule

On the road again - Kingsport sets 2015 paving schedule

July 4th, 2015 12:45 pm by Matthew Lane

Assistant City Manager for Operations Ryan McReynolds said the paving is scheduled to begin in August with a 60-day construction window. The contracted paving will involve laying 8,800 tons of asphalt on eight city streets

Comments
News Videos Local News Education
End of song: Tammie Davis ends long career with Kingsport City Schools

End of song: Tammie Davis ends long career with Kingsport City Schools - VIDEO

July 4th, 2015 9:00 am by Rick Wagner

After a 32-year career in education with Kingsport City Schools that went from choral and orchestra teacher to head of human resources, Tammie Davis has retired.

Comments
News Local News
Scott County Fair slated for this month

Scott County Fair slated for this month

July 3rd, 2015 7:00 pm by Marci Gore

As a result of a larger budget, fair organizers have been able to bring in bigger acts and add more events.

Comments