Bays Mountain Park has transformed a section of the nature center into a giant, honeycomb - complete with bee hives, interactive components, educational displays and trivia facts about honeybees. This new display is officially open to the public
Big Stone Gap and the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park celebrate Memorial Day weekend Saturday with their annual Gathering in the Gap festival. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on the museum grounds.
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.
"We don't get the participation from our elected like we should. This day wasn't given to us to just have something for ourselves to do. It was given to honor the men and women who gave us these rights we've got now." — American Legion Post 21 Commander Dennis Elkins
Everything – including three music stages, crafters lining the street, the food area and kids’ area – will be located within a block of the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park in Big Stone Gap, Virginia.
Auditions for children in grades 4 and up are being held for both the East Tennessee Children’s Choir and the Emory Virginia Children’s Choir. Children in grades 1-3 may register for the Choristers at the same times.
Decoration Day, around our region, has for generations referred to the day we place flowers on the graves of family and friends — usually at a specific cemetery and perhaps in conjunction with a church’s annual service to honor members who’ve passed. Memorial Day is a national holiday meant to honor veteran’s who died in service to our country.
If you’re looking for something to do on Memorial Day weekend, Nickelsville Days has you covered. Here is the complete schedule of activities.
It’s funny how one short, simplistic book can change your perspective on life. I’m referring to “Everything, Everything,” the 2015 debut novel by young adult author Nicola Yoon. The book is what I like to refer to as a fast-paced beach read, but unlike many others of its kind, this one speaks a powerful message.
PHOTO GALLERY: With 25 BBQ competitors vying to top honors, there were a few attempts at unconventional flare. For example, last year's "best Ribs" champions were offering a "BBQ Sundae": beans, slaw and pulled pork in a sundae cup topped with sauce.
Set in the 1940s and drawn from local and regional stories, the play focuses on several real-life heroes and heroines, both overseas and on the home front, facing difficult experiences, life-changing choices, and tough love born of hard times.
The Clinch River Days festival enters its third decade Thursday with music, art, crafts, environmental awareness, history, games, food, wrestling and more.
The music and food festival and associated races mean the closure of various streets downtown.
The Civic Chorale, under direction of Dr. Rodney Caldwell, will present its final concert of the season this weekend at First Presbyterian Church in Johnson City.
This coming Friday and Saturday is the 12th annual Racks by the Tracks festival, bringing barbecue, wings, live music, beer and wine tasting and more to Kingsport, this year for two days.