Do you have “casual Fridays” in your workplace? Did you know it all started in Hawaii with “Aloha shirts?”
BLOUNTVILLE — Bridge Home No Kill Animal Rescue is in the business of saving lives, that’s why it was more than upsetting for shelter employees when they recently found a dog had collapsed near their property and died.
The choir, made up of 30 singers from all around the region, will perform at 7 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 30, at Waverly Road Presbyterian Church in Kingsport.
The action came as an attempt to stop an outbreak of feline panleukopenia, county officials said.
Gas prices in Tennessee slipped half a cent lower last week, bringing the state average to $2.58, AAA reported. This is 1 cent less than a month ago, but still 6 cents per gallon more than this time last year.
Many citizens do not vote or participate in our government in other ways. Other people believe that citizens have a responsibility to participate. Deciding whether to participate and how much time to spend participating can include giving thought to several things.
.The Kingsport Neighborhood Commission — formed at the end of 2017 — is a 12-person volunteer group that serves to strengthen the Model City’s neighborhoods
Come out and enjoy a variety of activities at Bays Mountain Park this fall, including guided hikes to the fire tower, a night-time ride down the zip line, classes on geocaching and an evening trip around the lake on the barge.
"I remember seeing him one time when I was about five years old the last time he was ever home. ... I thought that khaki uniform was the prettiest thing I'd ever seen. He was my hero then, and he's still my hero." — Ken Collier on his brother, WWII MIA Marion Gale Collier
The Salvation Army depends on donations from the community to bring joy to needy families at Christmas. Toy drives, food drives, The Times-News Rescue Fund, direct mail solicitations as well as the iconic Red Kettle Campaign all help to make this possible.
This is the second time the city has held such an event at the Riverview Splash Pad. Last year, around 50 dogs came to the event, enjoying a few hours in the sun, splashing around underneath the sprayers and jets, water buckets and cannons.
Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Regional Resource Center and Kingsport Kiwanis Club, the event aims to educate and encourage those who are caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease.
It was an unexpected meeting of the minds: an environmentalist and a mountain man crossed paths in the woods, and the coalition was born.
It’s 5 o’clock and you’re finally on your way home when the inevitable question arises, “What’s for dinner?” If busyness keeps you from cooking more meals at home, the solution may be no further than the slow cooker on your kitchen counter.
In my opinion, and based on my observations, if Hawkins County developed Laurel Run Park’s vacant property west of the baseball diamond into a campground, maybe 40-50 camp sites, it would be booked solid from May through October.