The two-cent tax increase equals: $5 on a $100,000 home. The budget includes funding for 10 new jail employees, school resource officers for all county schools, and a 2 percent pay raise for county employees.
Houser’s longtime commitment to restoration, preservation and promotion of the Blountville Historic District inspired many to refer to him as “the mayor of Blountville.”
BLOUNTVILLE - Participants in the annual Blountville Ruritan Independence Day Parade included everything you'd expect: Scouts; honor guards; floats, beauty queens; twirlers; a marching band; decorated tractors; antique cars; fire trucks; and horses
An investigation into the February shooting found that Sgt. Steve Hinkle was killed by a single gunshot fired by Jackie Scott Pendergrass. According to a report, Pendergrass shot himself in the head later in the standoff with authorities.
The Sullivan County Animal Shelter in Blountville is tentatively expected to reopen Tuesday, May 28, 2019.
On Friday afternoon, Sullivan County’s two jail facilities housed 947 inmates. They were certified to hold 619.
It’s a shame that the school board has to put up with these childish antics. And it’s a further shame that instead of helping build confidence and support for the newest and largest high school the county has built, commissioners are continuing to undermine it.
Michael Ryan Cox was arrested on Friday and charged with making a false report and fraudulent insurance claims. Authorities say he gave several different stories about where his Nissan Titan truck was stolen from.
This year’s theme was “Love One Another,” based upon John 13:14, “Love one another. Just as I have loved you.”
Here's a collection of photos from the Sullivan Central High School prom held Saturday, April 27 at the Train Station in Bristol. Be sure to share your favorite prom photos with us and watch for more Prom 2019 galleries in coming days. All of the
The Appalachian Cultural Music Association and ETSU are teaming up to present a new music education scholarship in memory of country recording artist Reece Shipley. To help raise money for the scholarship, the ACMA and ETSU will host the 2019 Reece Shipley Memorial Scholarship Show at Northeast State Community College this Friday.
Our programs currently address needs in our communities with adults and youth in agriculture, family and consumer sciences, and youth development.
The Thursday event at Sullivan Central High School drew more than 1,000, with more of the events coming next week at Sullivan North and South high schools and in April at East High.
Sullivan County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Steve Hinkle, 65, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, three days after being shot at a welfare check that escalated to a standoff.
The Holston Eagles boys' basketball team defeated South Middle School on Saturday in the Class AA consolation game of the first-ever TMSAA State Middle School Basketball Tournament to earn a third-place finish. The win was No. 32 on the season - a