Kelley Harrell from Washington County (Tenn.) Schools will become Adams Elementary School principal, while from within Kingsport City Schools Kyle Loudermilk principal of Jackson Elementary and Stephanie Potter principal of Jefferson Elementary.
Matthew Hill made the announcement during a meeting of the Johnson City-Jonesborough-Washington County Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday morning. He said he’s been approached by other members asking him to consider running for the role.
While we often think about traditional fare like cheeseburgers or hot dogs, there are actually plenty of ways to enjoy delicious and nutritious foods at your cookout.
The Republican hopefuls for Wise County Sheriff traded criticisms Tuesday before approximately 100 supporters just over a week before the party’s ‘firehouse’ primary to select between the three candidates.
Summit scored four runs in the final inning to beat Science Hill 7-3 in the opening round of the TSSAA Class AAA baseball playoffs at Siegel High School on Tuesday.
Coach Sara Wallingford: “To be one of the top four teams in the state again, I’m really proud of them. That’s quite the accomplishment in itself, but it’s especially good when you consider their only loss came in the state semifinals.”
After last week’s Cumberland girls tennis tournament, J.I. Burton entered Tuesday’s Region 1D championship with a little more determination and the Lady Raiders turned that determination into a 5-2 win over Thomas Walker.
Quarterback Josh Jackson, a star at Virginia Tech two seasons ago, has transferred to Maryland with two years of eligibility remaining.
In addition to the mayor’s race, incumbent Tommy Olterman, former Alderman Darrell Duncan and local entrepreneurer James Phillips each won an alderman seat in Tuesday’s municipal election. All of the candidates will assume office in July.
Five candidates sought three seats, with the second- through fifth-place finishers with fewer than a 200-vote margin among them.
Union senior standout Justin Barnett is a rare breed of thrower, one that does not come through Southwest Virginia all that often. On Tuesday afternoon, Barnett signed his national letter of intent to continue his track and field career at Virginia Commonwealth.
Pat Shull won nearly 43 percent of the votes cast in the five-way contest Tuesday.
Uros Plavsic graduated from Hamilton Heights Christian Academy in Chattanooga before redshirting with Arizona State last season.
In December HCSO Chief Deputy Tony Allen told Hawkins County commissioners a proposed Bradley Creek Road speed limit increase would be unsafe, and that Sheriff Ronnie Lawson had recommended against it.
Three of the year’s biggest racing events take place Sunday — the Monaco Grand Prix, the Indy 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 — and the local scene will be hopping as well this weekend.