Welcoming Week, founded by Welcoming America, is an annual celebration bringing together thousands of people and hundreds of local events that celebrate the contributions of immigrants and refugees and the role communities play to foster greater welcome.
Hawkins County is going to be biker paradise Saturday with the Of One Accord ministry's 19th annual “Toy Run” touring the county in the afternoon, followed by the 3rd annual Rogersville “Bike Nite” Saturday evening.
All primary city markets – except Johnson City – and all but two counties in the region also recorded strong year-over-year price increases. Closings on residential sales were flat on the heels to back-to-back monthly highs in June and July.
KINGSPORT – Adam Savage, star of Discovery Channel’s MythBusters and Savage Builds and author of the New York Times bestseller "Every Tool’s a Hammer: Lessons from a Lifetime of Making" was keynote speaker at Wednesday’s IDEAcademy.
The words “healthy” and “tailgate” rarely appear in the same sentence. Tailgates are known for delicious foods that are typically high in calories, fat and sodium.
To ease the family’s financial burdens, a benefit event called “Louder than Cancer” will be held this Saturday at Kingsport Moose Lodge No. 972. The event will feature live entertainment and a raffle for several door prizes, including Dollywood tickets and gift cards.
Featured speaker Will Hooker will present a free program on "Permaculture: A Sustainable Living Methodology for the Home, Garden and Community" at 7 p.m., Thursday, in Johnson City.
Tennessee Department of Tourist Development began installing viewfinders at certain roadway overlooks in 2017. Today they number 12.
Somebody Loves Me Inc. now operates a large warehouse near Rogersville where it receives contributions from multiple Walmart stores in the region of almost new items that have been returned to the store.
Four of six eighth-grade graduates attended a recent reunion. They recalled everything from using dry ice to make a door knob “sing” to having lunch carried down to classrooms from an upstairs kitchen that used dry ice to keep ice cream cold.
Scouts BSA Troop 250, chartered at Mafair United Methodist Church, became one of the first local units to offer a troop for girls and leaders say it’s been “amazing to watch.”
Tennessee’s state average gas price is $2.27 per gallon for regular unleaded, which is 1 cent more than last week's average, 8 cents more than a month ago and 32 cents more than one year ago, AAA reported.
The Salvation Army depends on donations from the community to bring joy to needy families at Christmas.Those who think they might need assistance with food and toys should call the Kingsport office to schedule an interview.
Kandy Childress will be leaving her role as the executive director of Health Kingsport to accept a position at Ballad Health.
I am a child of the 60s, teen of the 70s, and a young adult of the 80s. Awhiff of this or that cologne can bring back sweet memories (even if that old bottle actually smells a bit putrid).