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.
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.
Easter, along with the many church holidays related to it — such as Ash Wednesday, Palm Sunday and Good Friday — are called "moveable feasts" because they do not fall on a fixed date on the Gregorian calendar.
With municipal elections coming up in Kingsport, Bristol, and Bluff City, this week's Civics 101 takes a look at a strategy used by some voters which some might initially think sounds counterproductive.
A few weeks ago my last living aunt, Gracie Tankersley Wallen, celebrated her 90th birthday.
"We’re gluing heads every day.” — Dr. Martha Parker, contracted by the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office to provide care for inmates in the county’s jail facilities
Event raises money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
“Only two things are certain in life: death and taxes.” — attributed to Benjamin Franklin.
“Wunnerful, wunnerful” or “Gloom, despair, and agony on me,” did your household watch either show, which competed on local television stations in the 1970s?
Tennessee’s 95 counties are divided into 31 judicial districts. Within each district are circuit courts and chancery courts, as provided by the state constitution. Some districts also have legislatively established criminal courts and probate courts.