Derrick Park is in the midst of a massive improvement project with new attractions like a splash pad and amphitheater that will draw a bigger crowd, but until now it wasn't certain where that crowd was going to park its vehicles.
In response to the COVID-19 crisis Hawkins County Clerk Nancy Davis is in the process of opening a new drive-thru facility in Rogersville to limit contact among customers, and she has also implemented a limit of three customers at a time in both offices.
But, this extra week off isn’t going to be all fun and games for students or school faculty and staff. Director of schools Matt Hixson told the Times News Tuesday that teachers were using Tuesday and Wednesday to prepare home lessons.
The Gate City Lady Blue Devils defeated Luray in the title game at Virginia Commonwealth’s Siegel Center in Richmond on Thursday to win the VHSL Class 2 state championship. Tanner Cook was there to catch all the action, and shared a collection of
Volunteer High School's five swim team members who competed at the state meet in Knoxville were honored last week by the Hawkins County Board of Education, along with their coaches Jim and Robin Whalen.
The public is invited to attend the interviews, which begin at 4 p.m. in the RCS auditorium. Each of the six candidates will be questioned by Qualls for approximately 45 minutes while board members listen and take notes.
Happy Valley's softball team took care of business against Sullivan Central on Tuesday in Elizabethton. The Lady Warriors parlayed seven hits, eight walks and four Lady Cougars errors into a 13-3, five-inning victory.
Gate City played solid defense and took advantage of 29 Union turnovers Tuesday to pull out a 59-52 victory in the VHSL Class 2 girls semifinals, securing the Lady Blue Devils’ first title-game appearance since 2014.
Mountain 7 District rivals Union and Gate City put on a show Tuesday in their VHSL Class 2 girls basketball semifinal at the Virginia-Wise Prior Center. In the end, the Lady Blue Devils held on for a 59-52 win over the Lady Bears to earn a berth in
Schools across the region celebrated Read Across America Week with a collection of fun and fantastical activities. Held annually to promote reading and celebrate beloved children author Dr. Seuss' birthday, the festivities range from green eggs and
Individuals booked into the Sullivan County Jail from March 5-8. All persons shown are innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.
Sullivan South used a 14-3 first-half run and a 9-0 outburst to start the third quarter to subdue Alcoa 76-70 Monday and advance to the state tournament for the first time in school history.
Isaiah Tisdale finally got the individual recognition his ETSU teammates felt he deserved, and now they’re all going to the NCAA Tournament together.
Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features photos submitted by our readers from the 'scrapbook' moments in their lives here in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. Some of today's gallery photos also appeared in print in the March 1 edition of
Ethan Millirons scored a game-high 22 points and Auburn staved off several Eastside runs to take a 57-47 win in the VHSL Class 1 boys basketball quarterfinals Saturday at the Prior Center.