A $135,000 allocation that would complete a riverbank erosion protection project at Laurel Run Park was approved on Monday by the Hawkins County Commission’s Budget Committee, reversing a June 7 decision.
Search / 100 results found Showing: 1-10 of 100
Johnson City Press
ROGERSVILLE — Laurel Run Park’s proposed $135,000 shoreline erosion project won’t be funded this coming year, but the Hawkins County Commissio…
Stanley Valley volunteer firefighters haven’t received new bunker gear since 2003, and Chief Stacy Vaughan is asking Hawkins County to help purchase 10 new sets.
Laurel Run Park was a gift to Hawkins County from the makers of the 1983 movie “The River,” but without more erosion protection, the river will eventually take the park back.
This first draft of the budget doesn't incorporate the reported $11.1 million that Hawkins County is supposed to receive in federal stimulus funding.
Hawkins County Mayor Jim Lee issued a scathing letter Tuesday criticizing Budget Committee Chairman Mike Herrell for pulling a resolution Monday to refinance a $14.975 million school construction loan that comes due April 1.
A special committee will be formed to make recommendations on how the Hawkins County Commission spends $936,000 in state COVID-19 emergency funding that is expected to arrive in August.
ROGERSVILLE — A resolution requiring nonprofits to provide financial records from the previous year before receiving their annual Hawkins Coun…
The Hawkins County Commission’s Budget Committee met for the first time on Tuesday since commission Chairman Rick Brewer announced committee appointments that removed all but two of the previous members.