Sullivan County Administer of Elections Jason Booher is on a statewide committee developing resources, legal framework and precautions necessary to hold an election.
Every member of our community is affected by this crisis. But there are some on the front lines who are at greater risk than many of us.
Raquel McLamb, who serves as children’s minister of Discovery Church in Bristol, Tennessee, and several volunteers delivered 65 family devotion boxes to surprised church members back in mid-March.
T.J. McAmis will miss the games and competition, but that’s not what he will miss the most. “Those moments in practice. The quality time that you can spend with them one on one. That’s what I’m going to miss the most about coaching.”
The latest on schedule changes, local decisions and other updates related to COVID-19 coronavirus in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia
The Scott County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing about the fee during its Wednesday meeting. No members of the public spoke during the public hearing, and the fee was unanimously approved.
For the past three years, Volunteer athletic director Jim Whalen has been one of the best local fundraisers for the Ronald McDonald House. This year, he met his goal of $1,500 dollars — and his reward was shaving his legs.
Through the power of social media, the Kingsport Senior Center is staying engaged with as many seniors as possible as the Model City navigates the challenges of a global pandemic.
Let’s take advantage of these changing times and allow our individual lights to shine in every place where darkness and fear dwells.
A Gate City mom who was found stopped in a vehicle in the middle of Carters Valley Road Tuesday night with a five-month-old child in the car was allegedly under the influence and in possession of meth.
Beginning Monday, April 6, between the hours of 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., those that are considered high-risk members of the community may call on the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office to pick up essential items they may need.
There are two things David does in his wilderness that you and I can do in our wilderness moments.
As of 6 p.m. (EDT) Thursday, the list of would-be candidates for the United States Congress had not been updated to reflect filings on April 2. The deadline to file was noon. The primary and election is in August.
COVID-19 continues to keep us socially distant; staying active can be a challenge. Most gyms and wellness centers are closed, which has us wondering how to keep up with our physical activity routines.
Jamie Swift, infection prevention director at Ballad Health, said the system saw an increase of 18 cases in just the past 24 hours — its biggest jump in a 24-hour period to date.