Martin Truex Jr. raced his way into the second round of NASCAR’s playoffs with a victory Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in the opening round of the postseason.
City Manager Chris McCartt admits that solving the homeless issue is not an easy task, but believes that leveraging partnerships and relationships is a key strategy and goal of managing the situation.
ETSU’s hopes of opening the SoCon slate with a win were delayed, and eventually denied, in a heartbreaking 31-24 overtime loss to VMI at Greene Stadium.
Ronnie McCarty made a bold move late in Friday’s Late Model Stock feature at Kingsport Speedway to secure his fifth win of season, but Nik Williams crossed the finish line second to capture the track championship.
"There's been some concerns voiced by the community in regards to some of the transitions of services we've been making," said Lindy White, vice president and CEO of Kingsport Market Operations for Ballad Health. "I think The Joint Commission felt compelled to come in and do an unannounced survey. I said to the surveyor 'I'm glad you're here. We need an external validation of what's going on inside the doors of this hospital.'"
Final scores from high school football action in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia on Friday, Sept. 13, with links to with links to stories and photo galleries
They were the best of friends for six decades, sharing their lives while half a world apart, until two weeks ago when Australian Anne Beazley and Karen Wilcox of Church Hill finally met for the first time.
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.
By the fifth week of the year (Jan.29 through Feb. 4) sentinel physicians in Sullivan County reported 5.72 percent of patients with influenza-like illness — compared to 8.6 percent in Knoxville, 9.9 percent in Shelby County (Memphis), and 24 percent in Madison County (Jackson).