Lexie Rhoten and catcher Ashley Smith led the Lady Eagles to a 6-3 win over Grundy in opening round action in Region 1D softball Wednesday at Enoch's Branch Park.
The Region 2D track and field championships were held on Wednesday afternoon at Ridgeview High School in Clintwood. The home-standing Lady Wolfpack won the team title on the girls side while Union won the boys team title.
The Kingsport Police Department is partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office to increase seatbelt enforcement as a part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s nationwide “Click It or Ticket” mobilization from May 20-June 2. The department is also taking applications for new police officers through June 2.
Thomas Walker scored 11 runs in the first inning on the way to a 15-3 win over Twin Valley in the opening round of the Region 1D baseball tournament at Twin Valley High School.
Marsh serves the Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia area as the sole provider of blood for Ballad Health hospitals, and depends on donations to meet the community’s need.
City manager Mike Housewright described the proposal as a bare bones, no frills budget that maintains existing services with no extras. The good news is there's no proposed property tax increase, unlike last year’s 29 cent hike.
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Micah Kaczor did his part and so did the East Tennessee State bats.
MURFREESBORO — University High met its match in the state baseball tournament.
MURFREESBORO — Science Hill built a four-run lead against Bartlett before falling 8-4 in Wednesday’s elimination game at the TSSAA Class AAA baseball tournament at Siegel High School.
The center will provide international travelers in the region a Customs and Border Protection-staffed center to process Global Entry enrollments. Currently, the only center in Tennessee is located in Nashville, more than four hours away.
KINGSPORT — Police say a body found last weekend in the Holston River is that of a Hawkins County man.
The anniversary of D-Day is approaching. But there would have been no invasion of France if the Battle of the Atlantic had not been going in our favor. That was thanks to England’s Capt. Gilbert Roberts and a group of very smart young ladies who made up the Western Approaches Tactical Unit, or WATU.
A trio of Chicago area residents have been arrested after allegedly making nearly 50 fraudulent transactions on cloned debit cards, including some that duplicated Eastman Credit Union accounts.
"We don't get the participation from our elected like we should. This day wasn't given to us to just have something for ourselves to do. It was given to honor the men and women who gave us these rights we've got now." — American Legion Post 21 Commander Dennis Elkins
Kelley Harrell from Washington County (Tenn.) Schools will become Adams Elementary School principal, while from within Kingsport City Schools Kyle Loudermilk principal of Jackson Elementary and Stephanie Potter principal of Jefferson Elementary.