For the first time since 1986 there was no Fourth of July Celebration in Rogersville, but the community still came out in force to celebrate the nation’s birthday and express its patriotism with the annual Fourth of July Parade.
A good-sized crowd, some watching from inside parked vehicles, lined both side of "The Great Stage Road" on Saturday to watch the Blountville Ruritan Independence Day Parade. Entrants in this year's parade included everything from tractors and
First Baptist Church Blountville plans to live-stream the parade online. A link to the site is included below.
Health and safety issues amid the pandemic were cited as reasons for canceling what would have been the parade’s 67th annual run.
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features fireworks on the Fourth of July in Downtown Kingsport. The photos were taken and submitted by Kingsport's Rick Currie. Share your best shots with us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BLOUNTVILLE - Participants in the annual Blountville Ruritan Independence Day Parade included everything you'd expect: Scouts; honor guards; floats, beauty queens; twirlers; a marching band; decorated tractors; antique cars; fire trucks; and horses
Communities throughout Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia are celebrating Independence Day with parades, fireworks, food and music. Some Fourth of July events are limited to Thursday, while others last multiple days.
A Hawkins County man who ramped up his roadside Christmas tree decoration efforts last year is expanding his talents even further this week with a patriotic roadside display on those same trees.
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos from local photographer Derek Cress who regularly shares his talent with us in Sunday Stories. The photos are from the Fourth of July fireworks celebration held in Downtown Kingsport! Share
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos from local photographer RIck Currie who regularly shares his talent with us in Sunday Stories. Photos include the Mack Riddle Fourth of July Parade in Kingsport, a road race and the evening
The Declaration of Independence was ratified by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776 — but do you know when the final engrossed parchment version was signed?
AAA forecasts nearly 47 million Americans will travel for the holiday. The 39.7 million who will drive will find gas prices 50-60 cents more than last year.
In Tennessee, more than 927,000 people will travel during the holiday weekend, with 40,000 of those flying to their destination.
In today's Community Scrapbook, photographer Rick Currie shares his view of Kingsport's Mack Riddle American Legion Independence Day Parade. Share your favorite scrapbook photos at email@example.com.
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Smiles, laughter and fellowship mingled with raindrops as participants were entertained while anticipating the closing display of amazing fireworks.