Scott County General Registrar Mike Edwards says his office is seeing a rise in absentee ballot requests during Virginia’s COVID-19 state of emergency.
A third shipment to Virginia of protective gear for health care workers battling the COVID-19 pandemic is not enough, said Governor Ralph Northam.
Performers around the world are finding unique ways to keep us entertained, even as they themselves face hardships.
A Kingsport teen who was the subject of a massive manhunt following alleged multiple car thefts, auto burglaries and two high speed chases was arrested Wednesday evening after the HCSO reportedly found him hiding under a bed at his girlfriend’s house
If Frank Hare played a game of “6 degrees of separation” with most Northeast Tennessee folks, it would likely be hard to trump his collection. From Pennsylvania to Arizona to Milligan to Bluff City, he can share more than a handful of good stories.
During this time, and all the time, try to keep your kitchen stocked with items that help you pull a nutrient-rich meal together quickly and easily.
The Tennessee Department of Health’s latest COVID-19 update shows there are 2,683 confirmed cases of the virus; that’s an increase of 444 since Tuesday.
Due to the stricter social distancing measures announced by local health and elected officials, the Sullivan County Clerk’s office is open only to drive-through service at Blountville. And the wait time Tuesday was about two hours — often for business not necessary due to the state’s extension of expiration deadlines.
Turnaround for results will change from days to hours.
The Hawkins County Humane Society usually averages one to two total adoptions per day, but throughout March that has increased to three to five adoptions per day. On March 1, they had 50 dogs. As of Tuesday, they had only 15.
Don’t ask Gary Thompson about his favorite Appalachia or Union game. He’s seen too many to narrow it to just one or two. After all, the 1975 graduate of Appalachia started working basketball games even before he got out of high school.
Tennessee General Assembly seats that include representation of Sullivan County and are on the primary ballot in August include Senate District 4, House District 1, House District 2 and House District 3.
If we only worry about what we don’t have, or what we have lost, we will not find peace at heart.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee’s “safer at home” executive order and Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s “stay at home” executive order both designate several recreational activities as essential. Among them: golf.
The Board of Education gave Superintendent Jeff Moohouse the authority to develop a staffing plan and to keep all employees getting a paycheck. A subsequent policy, procedure or resolution may be yet to come.