The mayor’s race in Kingsport just got a little more competitive. Sullivan County Commissioner Pat Shull picked up and filed on Monday a petition to run for mayor in the May 22 city election. Former state Rep. Nathan Vaughn picked up a similar petition on Tuesday.
A day after several volunteers from the shelter addressed multiple concerns at the Sullivan County Commission, the shelter announced it is overrun with dogs and issued a “Red Alert” to spread the word among the public, volunteers and rescue groups. Kennels are currently full and the shelter can take in no more dogs.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Addressing a deeply divided nation, President Donald Trump called upon lawmakers Tuesday night to “summon the unity” to make good on long-standing promises to fix the nation’s crumbling infrastructure and fractured immigration
Jan 30, 2018 at 11:12 PM
As Washington’s second term as president was coming to an end, candidates began vying for his office. Supporters of John Adams called themselves Federalists while supporters of Thomas Jefferson called themselves Democratic-Republicans. It was the birth of the party system in American politics and Washington saw trouble.
Baker has for the past several years handled personal property assessment within the county property assessor’s office.
BLOUNTVILLE — Ron Hillman’s death, Robert White’s appointment and subsequent resignation four days later, and the new search for a property assessor have opened another potential can of worms for county government.
Former Nashville mayor Karl Dean said he’s decided to run for governor of Tennessee in 2018.
While Trump came to power bucking convention, he was wrapping himself in the traditional pomp and pageantry that accompanies the peaceful transfer of power. The president-in-waiting attended church with his family Friday morning, then meet President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama.
KINGSPORT — Former GOP presidential hopeful Jeb Bush admits he didn’t support President-elect Donald Trump, but he likes Trump’s job performance so far. That’s what Bush told reporters Monday after speaking to a Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA) leadership forum held at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center.
The following video is the entire presentation made to the Hawkins County Commission Monday evening (Nov. 28, 2016) by EMS exploratory committee chairman Dr. Blaine Jones.
VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: This video containes the majority of the discussion Monday night on the wheel tax issue.
Four of Mount Carmel’s 10 alderman candidates, and two of its three mayoral candidates attended a canddiate forum Thuursday at the Senior Center, answering questosn from the audience.
David Fowler asks, if there is a right to the free exercise of religion, can government violate a person’s God-given rights by mandating that they participate in events celebrating same sex marriage?
“The program is designed to motivate participants to develop and enhance the quality of their leadership in addressing pertinent community needs.” — Nancy Barker
The new Church Hill park will be located on 65 acres off of Holliston Mills Road between the Holston River and Norfolk Southern Railroad.