To ease the family’s financial burdens, a benefit event called “Louder than Cancer” will be held this Saturday at Kingsport Moose Lodge No. 972. The event will feature live entertainment and a raffle for several door prizes, including Dollywood tickets and gift cards.
Somebody Loves Me Inc. now operates a large warehouse near Rogersville where it receives contributions from multiple Walmart stores in the region of almost new items that have been returned to the store.
Going into the season, Science Hill, Farragut and Hardin Valley were the among the teams most people were picking to win the Region 1-6A football league. Heading into Week 5, things look different.
Four of six eighth-grade graduates attended a recent reunion. They recalled everything from using dry ice to make a door knob “sing” to having lunch carried down to classrooms from an upstairs kitchen that used dry ice to keep ice cream cold.
City Manager Chris McCartt admits that solving the homeless issue is not an easy task, but believes that leveraging partnerships and relationships is a key strategy and goal of managing the situation.
By the fifth week of the year (Jan.29 through Feb. 4) sentinel physicians in Sullivan County reported 5.72 percent of patients with influenza-like illness — compared to 8.6 percent in Knoxville, 9.9 percent in Shelby County (Memphis), and 24 percent in Madison County (Jackson).