Continuity between coach and player in high school athletics usually covers a four-year period. But when Kristi Walling decided to take over at Sullivan Central, the program continued to enjoy the fruits of a partnership that has spanned seven years.
Saturday, Feb. 1, is the final day for both TN Promise high school and college students to complete the 2020-2021 FAFSA to retain scholarship eligibility.
Individuals booked into the Sullivan County Jail from Jan. 20 through Jan. 22. All persons shown are innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.
Serving as the regular replacement for the world’s best-known Sunday school teacher offers unique challenges.
Three cases have been diagnosed in the United States, one each in Washington state, Chicago and, as of late Saturday night, Southern California.
Officials said Dobyns-Bennett’s Chris Poore called a timeout with two seconds left Saturday, negating Jack Browder’s game-winning 3-point goal and allowing Greeneville to escape with a 50-49 win at Hal Henard Gym.
In the girls’ game, Sullivan East fought through to a 69-65 overtime win — but Lady Blue Devils junior Sarah Thompson still had a night to remember.
Bo Hodges shook off a sore knee that kept him out of practice much of the week and put a hurting on Chattanooga at Freedom Hall on Saturday.
Hal Henard Gymnasium in Greeneville wasn't a kind place to Dobyns-Bennett's basketball teams on Saturday. After the Lady Greene Devils took a 62-45 win in the opener, the Greeneville boys earned a controversial 50-49 victory over D-B in the nightcap.
With just seven scholarship players at coach Bill Self’s disposal, No. 3 Kansas weathered early foul trouble and escaped with a win in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.
A partnership between Spearhead Trails and The Nature Conservancy now has a $222,000 shot in the arm to reclaim mining sites and feature Southwest Virginia’s mining history.
A toy handgun was located in the floorboard, and a toy mini-Uzi was located in the back seat. Why the man had the toy guns wasn’t known, said CHPD Chief Chad Mosley, noting that they “definitely looked real.”
Now in its ninth year, the show gives talented children from across the region the opportunity to perform alongside Broadway stars who will travel to Northeast Tennessee this spring for a show benefiting Niswonger Children’s Hospital.
This year’s 456 semifinalists for the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship were chosen from a pool of nearly 1,500 applicants attending 311 community colleges in 45 states and the District of Columbia.
The Wise Central boys basketball team had all kinds of reasons to celebrate Friday night against John Battle.