Hawkins County Parks director John Young managed to complete several projects, including installing new playground equipment and repairing flood damage, while ending the current fiscal year a projected $13,000 under budget.
Dr. Saha began writing poetry after her mother’s passing on March 23, 2012, and each year will write a poem on March 23 to honor her beloved mother.
Bill Sobel, Little Richard’s attorney for more than three decades, told the AP in an email that the musician died of bone cancer at a family home in Tullahoma, Tennessee. He was 87.
The 100-foot long mural stretch on two outdoor walls of the Lynn Garden Hardware building, essentially directing folks to ‘the heart of Lynn Garden’ – the Lynn View Community Center.
The COVID-19 crisis is playing havoc with Hawkins County’s spring and summer festivals including a couple of majors like the Mount Carmel Block Party and the Rogersville Fourth of July Celebration which have already been cancelled.
Stephenie Meyer, author of the wildly successful “Twilight” saga, announced the long-anticipated release of “Midnight Sun,” a companion novel to her original series.
“To say that hearing All-State 2020 had been canceled was a crushing announcement is an understatement. It hurt so much to receive this news as this was the first state-level festival I have ever made, and it was also my last.” — Matthew E. Johnson
If Volunteer High School's class of graduating seniors aren’t able to get together in person one last time to celebrate as a class, choir members and their instructor Josh Wenger hope to do the next best thing by saying goodbye with a song.
Filmed and edited between 2016 and 2019, the film explores the question, “Why are millions of Americans experiencing extreme poverty and homelessness in the wealthiest country in the world?”
The approximately two-minute music video from Dobyns-Bennett High School’s band has about 250 students playing individually at home but all together in sound and a video compilation.
Organizers cite lack of “reasonable guarantee” that more than 50 could gather for the annual event, scheduled for July 9-12, “nor that it would be safe to do so ... given that we still have limited testing and no vaccines” for COVID-19.
It's been almost two years since the city received a $25,000 grant from the Randy Boyd Foundation to help cover the cost of converting the old skateboard park at Rogersville City Park into a dog park.
Organizers said they remain committed to bringing the TriPride Parade and Festival to the sister cities of Bristol, and that the cities’ planning partners understand and support the postponement decision, and have expressed enthusiasm about picking up planning for the event as soon as it can be held safely.
In honor of the cartoon’s 80th anniversary this year, the book explores the origins of the lovable character, while also taking a look at each of his cartoon appearances.
For 39 years, this popular festival has helped make countless memories for generations of families in our area and was highlighted to be a Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 July event again this summer.