A potential compromise was suggested as commissioners discussed the issue Thursday: hold their work session in the evening and return monthly business meeting to a morning start time. Proponents said that would offer public participation to both those who work during the day and those who find it a challenge to attend at night.
BLOUNTVILLE — As the population in Sullivan County's packed jail continues to grow, the facility's staff faces an increasingly dire struggle to protect both inmates and themselves.
The Sullivan Central Cougars honored breast cancer survivors with its annual Pink Out game to kick off Cancer Awareness Month on Friday night. On the field, it was all green as Greeneville rolled to a 70-6 Region 1-4A victory.
Cade Larkins brought his historic passing game to Sullivan Central on Friday night and unbeaten David Crockett had little trouble imposing its will on the Cougars, claiming a 49-7 nonconference football win.
David Crockett raced off to its fifth victory of the season on Friday, taking a 49-7 decision over host Sullivan Central on homecoming night in Blountville. Pioneers' senior QB Cade Larkins completed 18 of 28 passes for 245 yards and one
According to a news release from Capt. Andy Seabolt, the SCSO received information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children that child pornography was being transmitted from an address in Sullivan County.
Sullivan County has reported three bats positive for rabies; Greene County has reported two skunks positive for rabies; Washington County has reported one dog positive for rabies
The projected cost of expanding and renovating current Sullivan County jail facilities is nearly $85 million, according to a presentation to the Sullivan County Commission on Thursday by the consulting firm hired earlier this year.
The hourlong flights in a single-engine Cessna aircraft introduced the cadets to the science that makes flight possible.
Sullivan North pulled off a stunning comeback against Sullivan Central on Friday night in Blountville. Powered by Austin Hartsock’s four-touchdown game, the Golden Raiders erased a 20-point deficit to beat the Cougars 36-28.
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American Patriots and Pastime Incorporated, supported by the Northeast Tennessee Mustang Club, works to support programs for active duty military serving in war zones and for military veterans at Mountain Home in Johnson City.
This Week in Sports, we're highlighting photos from Round No. 12 of the Bridgestone Hot Summer Nights Supercross Series was held Saturday, Aug. 3 at Muddy Creek Raceway in Blountville. The photos were taken and submitted by Cheryl Gray
Today (July 21) is the first day of this year’s Gospel Fest, a five-day series of events featuring gospel music and Christian messages at Tennessee’s oldest Lutheran church.
The two-cent tax increase equals: $5 on a $100,000 home. The budget includes funding for 10 new jail employees, school resource officers for all county schools, and a 2 percent pay raise for county employees.
Houser’s longtime commitment to restoration, preservation and promotion of the Blountville Historic District inspired many to refer to him as “the mayor of Blountville.”