Several local venues are available for prom photoshoots in the coming weeks, though some do require advance notice. Here are some of the most popular locations.
Kingsport fire fighters responded to more than 8,300 incidents last year, including 75 structures fires and 48 vehicles. The number of structure fires that occurred within the city dropped in 2018 when compared to the previous year.
Norton City Council has given its blessing to a cooperation agreement with the U.S. Forest Service on maintenance and trail development in the High Knob area.
When traveling and asked where I'm from, my first reply is a generic "Tennessee."
Curtis Dale McClain allegedly beat his girlfriend, threatened her co-workers with a table leg, and stole her vehicle at her place of employment at the Phipps Bend Industrial Park. Following a three-county police pursuit he was arrested pulling into his Jonesborough driveway.
Early voting begins May 1 in Blountville and May 9 in Kingsport and Bristol and continues through May 16. The deadline to register to vote in the municipal elections is April 22.
The weather forecast didn’t stop a large crowd from gathering at Sullivan North High School on Saturday morning for the Bloomingdale Ruritan Club’s annual Easter egg hunt. Around 25,000 eggs were up for grabs, each one containing prizes such as
Volunteers spent last Saturday morning removing more than a ton of garbage, not including 59 old tires, filling a county dumpster at an illegal dump off of McKinney Chapel road near Rogersville.
A tree fall in Norton Friday left 49 customers without electricity, blocked a street for more than five hours and totaled three vehicles.
"The second phase, which we're entering into now, is going to be conducting community outreach. Through that outreach we'll be identifying needs and services that the library can provide for the community that we're not already providing." — Hawkins library director Yvonne Woytovich
Roanoke’s location 140 miles north of the Tennessee/Virginia line at Bristol makes “The Star City” an easy day trip or weekend getaway, and it has lots of attractions to make the trip worthwhile.
ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins County 911 Board Chairman Mike Herrell is preparing his fellow county commissioners for the possibility of an expensive, complicated and many would say unnecessary upheaval to Hawkins County Central Dispatch.
Tours of the living drama, which recreates the last days of Jesus in a walk-through of multiple scenes, start every 15 minutes between 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. each night.
At about 11:30 Thursday morning, members of the Kingsport Police Department Vice and Narcotics Unit descended on 814 Myrtle Street. Flash bang grenades were deployed by officers to clear the home, while the street outside was briefly closed to traffic.
A 2011 cable show on Bigfoot sightings in Southwest Virginia gave Norton a tourism and business marketing tool that is going strong today. The city’s version of the forest legend, Woodbooger, took over city streets in 2012 when a local hardware store began marketing T-shirts with the creature’s image.