Wise Central basketball enjoyed a big night all around Friday at home. Not only did the Warriors notch a varsity sweep against John Battle, but Isaiah McAmis and Elijah Hayes also wrote their names in the school record book. McAmis blazed in 29
After the end of a game at Union that ended in a flurry of fouls and confusion, Gate City had taken another step toward winning another Mountain 7 District boys basketball championship Friday.
The Sullivan Central girls showed what they are made of Friday with a comeback befitting a state-ranked Class AA basketball team.
After the Union girls raced off to a 61-48 win over visiting Gate City on Friday, the Blue Devils and Bears boys engaged in a tooth-and-nail battle to the final buzzer that saw Gate City pull out the 55-52 victory.
The Three Rivers-leading Lady Cougars came away with a nail-biting win over Elizabethton on Friday when Jaelyn West's bucket lifted them to a 54-52 victory. Elizabethton's boys made sure there would be no late Sullivan Central heroics in their game,
A crumbling mine highwall along US Route 23 in Norton is moving closer to becoming an economic development asset.
Three communities in Lee County will see broadband internet access in coming months after a $790,464 state grant announcement.
It was a bittersweet weekend for the Surgoinsville based Tennessee Hoedowners this past Friday and Saturday who for the second time reached the top of the competitive clogging mountain, but this time without their founder and biggest fan.
Two state prison inmates accused of attempted capital murder, a Big Stone Gap man accused of nine sex offenses and a St. Paul woman charged with 12 counts of embezzlement are among the 49 people indicted Tuesday by a Wise County grand jury.
Last year, state Rep. John Holsclaw, R-Elizabethton, passed a bill prohibiting using a wireless device while driving.
After a 20-year-old Kingsport man sent a picture of his genitals to a woman he met online, the woman started demanding money or else she would send the picture to his family.
“Well, did Junior call the doctor?” Dexal Greer asked, using my father’s nickname. “No,” Mom said. “He called the vet.”
Just in time for holiday gatherings (or, in my case, road trips): a friend’s family’s beloved recipe.
Some Sullivan County officials recently cited long wait periods to get drug test results as a factor in the county’s jail overcrowding problem.
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).