Unique circumstances require unique solutions. Seniors at Sullivan Central High School took another ride on the Class of 2020's unique road to graduation Friday, driving through campus to pick up their diplomas, cords, awards and other graduation
According to a January 2018 article on SouthernLiving.com, by Pam Lolley, a recipe for Hummingbird Cake “was first submitted to Southern Living in 1978 by Mrs. L.H. Wiggins of Greensboro, North Carolina.”
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, programs will be limited to 10 people (one Ranger leader and nine participants). Some activities will require preregistration, while others will be repeated for groups of nine at a time.
Sullivan County’s Ketron Elementary School had a drive-through event to present report cards, personal items and even some plants to students.
The referendum would have asked voters to approve increasing the local option sales tax rate to 2.75% across the county (for a total sales tax of 9.75%, including the state’s 7% sales tax).
The grant awards total $98,650, with $56,000 going to Virginia companies and $42,650 going to companies in Northeast Tennessee. In all, 22 businesses were awarded a grant.
While progress continues on major improvements at Church Hill’s Derrick Park, the development of a new 65-acre park off Holliston Mills Road will be delayed until the city finds a better option for crossing the railroad tracks onto the property.
Over the 10-year span until the next census is conducted, tens of millions of dollars are at stake that could be used to improve our communities.
Miller Perry Elementary School on Tuesday had what fifth grade science and social studies teacher Brittany Ivanich called a drive “bye” celebration for the end of the 2020-21 school year.
Change can be hard, but when we change to align with God we can trust that it is for our good and His glory!
The event is scheduled for Monday, beginning at 11 a.m. in front of the Hawkins County Courthouse. The intersection of Main Street and Depot Street will be closed to traffic for the event.
Those who attend will be asked to respect social distancing guidelines, and organizers recommend everyone wear a face mask for the shortened event.
Change has never been more necessary than now. In light of the recent economic impact of COVID-19, it may indeed be mandatory if a community is to survive.
Because I wait for His wisdom and follow it, my chances of success are much greater.
Coal's comeback depends on how fast the nation can get the economy back on track because most U.S. coal producers are cash negative in their operating markets, according to VCEA Chair J.P. Richardson.