We’re pleased a member of the Kingsport Board of Education believes the board should revisit the name of a city school mascot. The issue came up two years ago when a committee and survey supported keeping “Redskins” as the mascot for Robinson Middle School.
The 60-tournament league runs from mid-March through October. Events are held on Mondays and Thursdays at 21 public and private golf courses in the area.
Gas prices edged cheaper last week as gasoline stocks grew to 258 million barrels, a stock level not recorded by the Energy Information Administration in nearly a year.
To restock the supply — especially for O-negative, A-negative and B-negative blood types — Marsh Regional is encouraging all eligible blood donors to visit its collection centers or area blood drives to give blood as soon as possible.
Barter Theatre’s Appalachian Festival of Plays and Playwrights (AFPP), which begins Thursday, includes a fantastic collection of plays to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the event.
The recognitions range from designing Christmas tree ornaments displayed on a tree at the White House to being recognized by a student leadership program called The Leader in Me with Lighthouse status.
The pay rate begins at $19 per hour plus 58 cents per mile in travel reimbursement. All positions include paid training.
How good is Science Hill in boys basketball? The numbers paint a picture that can be interpreted in different ways. But to best answer the original question, look at the makeup of the team.
The Tennessee Career Awareness and Preparation System will be piloted in Kingsport City Schools and five other systems across the state, but the online portal system with lesson plans will go statewide for public schools next year.
To submit an event, email [email protected], fax listing information to (423) 392-1385 or contact the Sports Department at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 4323.
The Senate opens with debate on the structure and rules of the proceedings. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is proposing a condensed, two-day calendar for opening arguments on the articles passed by the House on Dec. 18.
The Hawkins County Commission will consider a “Second Amendment Sanctuary County” resolution when it meets in regular session Monday, which expresses opposition to “red flag laws” such as what has prompted massive protest this week in Virginia's capital.
An automotive seat manufacturer is planning a $23.5 million expansion in Tennessee expected to create 330 new jobs.
Alarmed by a deadly new twist in the nation’s drug addiction crisis, the government will allow states to use federal money earmarked for the opioid epidemic to help growing numbers of people struggling with meth and cocaine.
The Twin Springs boys came out on top in an interstate matchup with Sullivan North on Monday, which saw Castlewood’s boys and the girls of Twin Springs and Lee High also add to the win column.