Eastman is asking its employees and surrounding communities to be the example of actions that must be taken to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Due to the ongoing pandemic crisis, Goodwill Tenneva is announcing temporary store closures throughout Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.
Actor Tom Hanks and singer/actress Rita Wilson, his wife, returned to the United States on Friday, weeks after testing positive for the novel coronavirus in Australia.
The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery, a veteran civil rights leader who helped the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and fought against racial discrimination, died Friday at the age of 98.
Joe Diffie is receiving treatment after testing positive for the novel coronavirus, a publicist for the country music singer said Friday.
Acting with unity and resolve unseen since the 9/11 attacks, Washington moved urgently to stem an economic free fall caused by widespread restrictions meant to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus that have shuttered schools, closed businesses and brought American life in many places to a virtual standstill.
Program will distribute free breakfasts and lunches from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. instead of two separate shifts of drive-thru, walk-through or bus deliveries.
The executive board of the J.I. Burton Hall of Fame Committee has extended the deadline to submit nominations for the 2020 class.
Individuals booked into the Sullivan County Jail from March 23 through 25. All persons shown are innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.
We already know what’s needed for I-26, which stretches 54 miles from Kingsport to Sams Gap. Part of the solution is to add another lane coming and going between Kingsport and Johnson City. Particularly on Fridays between 4 and 6 p.m., it’s the last place you want to be.
Coach Randy Sanders was expecting to be spending this time evaluating his players and seeing what pieces he’d have at his disposal to solve the puzzle when fall camp begins in August.
As national news outlets report on shortages of protective gear for health care workers across all 50 states, volunteers across Southwest Virginia and East Tennessee keep finding ways to help make those supplies.
The Dobyns-Bennett athletic director was a sophomore at Furman when the Paladins defeated Georgia Southern 17-12 in the national championship game. It wasn’t the culmination of DeBusk’s playing career, but definitely his greatest highlight.
An official with ABB Manufacturing told the Times News on Thursday that the Rogersville plant closed on Tuesday after an employee tested positive for COVID-19 will be reopened following the completion of a “deep cleaning” of the plant and screening process for employees.
“It is important to continue to follow President Trump and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 15 days to slow the spread. Hawkins County Emergency Management Agency will continue to always report the most accurate information possible to the public.” — EMA director Jamie Miller