Hawkins County and state firefighters contained two forest fires in three days this week, the first of which could have been prevented if the homeowner had called to get a burn permit.
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rose again Wednesday in Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.
Throughout the remainder of the COVID-19 crisis, the CVVFD will be offering a “Safer at Home Children’s Birthday” surprise for children within its service area.
A monthlong investigation into alleged meth distribution in Hawkins and Greene counties concluded on April 2 with the arrest of four residents of the Beech Creek community of Hawkins County with a raid led by the Third Judicial District Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force.
Tuesday's sinkhole is an ongoing problem that has been creating sinkholes in an area about halfway between Independence Avenue and Hammond Avenue for years, although usually it's on nearby parallel Main Street.
Of One Accord’s food pantries are continuing through this epidemic to provide emergency food assistance to its ever growing clientele, but clients are noticing new protective measures are now in place due to COVID-19 and social distancing.
The Hawkins County Board of Education may soon begin considering recommendations regarding an economic study that said more than $3 million could be saved by closing its two smallest schools permanently and by reducing the overall teaching staff by 20.
The latest on schedule changes, local decisions and other updates related to COVID-19 coronavirus in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia
Beginning on April 13, Kingsport will no longer accept in-person water/utility bill payments at the Justice Center. Customers who wish to pay in person will need to visit the old KATS transit center building, located at 109 Clay St.
In Psalm 69, David begins to tell the Lord the problems he is facing are overwhelming him to the point he feels as if he is drowning in them. Some of us may be feeling that way, too.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article ran in the Kingsport Times News Progress Edition on March 1.
Under no circumstances will the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office contact anyone requesting money.
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos of heron nesting in Kingsport. The photos were taken and submitted by Kingsport photographer Richard Currie, Jr. The Nesting Great Blue Herons were photographed near Fort Patrick Henry Dam. The Nesting
"Shop as you need the items," Smith said in an online news conference with reporters. "Don't hoard the items. Please shop for your weekly shopping needs and it will leave more for other folks."
The Hawkins County Rescue Squad announced Monday that the 28th annual Ralph Stanton Memorial Bass Tournament is still on for Saturday, although there have been a few changes to keep up with COVID-19 precautions.