Anderson is the Republican candidate, while Cassidy is running as an independent in the August 2 county general election.
Venable is the Republican candidate for Sullivan County mayor, while Sensabaugh is an independent candidate in the August 2 county general election.
Some local folks in Blountville are opposed to a roundabout replacing a traffic signal at a four-way intersection.
BLOUNTVILLE — The 24-member Sullivan County Commission voted Monday, by a narrow margin, to reduce the governing body’s size to 18 members with the 2022 elections. The resolution also reduces the number of commissioner districts in the county from the current 11 to 9 in 2022.
Do you know how many justices serve on the United State Supreme Court? How about how long they get to stay?
If you want lemon cookies, you’d better arrive early when the bakery’s travel team next visits Kingsport or Johnson City — or pre-order online to reserve your very own box.
Wonder how many Fun Fest t-shirts have been sold over the festival’s nearly four-decade history?
The roadway that currently bears the State Route 126 designation (called “The Great Stage Road” or “Main Street” through the district) would become one-way eastbound (toward Bristol) from State Route 394 to the intersection of Blountville Boulevard and the Blountville Bypass; and that would mean another route around the district would be designated State Route 126.
When first ratified in 1787, the U.S. Constitution did not provide for the right to vote. Several amendments since have established and expanded voting rights far beyond the just 6 percent some historians cite as the number eligible to vote in the nation’s first presidential election.
Almost every major office in county government is on the ballot for the county’s general election.