The last group of hikers stranded in the Devil’s Bathtub trail area emerged Monday after a wet and chilly night.
Additions to the Upcoming Events list this week include a sunset hike at Warriors Path, Kingsport Parks & Rec adult softball and the Appalachia Railroad Days 5K.
In 1907, one of Kingsport’s founders, J. Fred Johnson, began buying up land on Bays Mountain to create a lake to be used as a water source for fledgling Kingsport. It evolved into one of the largest city parks in the nation.
To submit an event, email email@example.com, fax listing information to (423) 392-1385 or contact the Sports Department after 6 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 4323.
A huge redwood tree fell and killed a man visiting Muir Woods National Monument in California on Christmas Eve, authorities said Thursday.
First Day Hikes are part of a nationwide initiative led by America’s State Parks to encourage people to exercise and get outdoors. On New Year’s Day, hikers in all 50 states will hit the trails of their local parks.
You share your photos and we show them off in our Scrapbook Gallery! Each week, we feature photos highlighting the 'scrapbook' moments in the lives of our readers in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
Editor’s note: Kristin Thorneloe, a Dobyns-Bennett High School senior, is spending time in the Times News newsroom this semester as part of a work-based learning program. She will be taking photographs for the newspaper and writing occasional columns and stories.
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos from a June 15 hike in the Roan Highlands. The photos were taken and submitted by Catherine Tucker on the trail from Carvers Gap to Grassy Ridge. Our Going Places series features reader-submitted photos