We asked with Monday’s Question of the Week if you thought firefighters and emergency medical personnel should carry firearms while on duty. Here are some of your responses to that question and other topics of interest.
Looking for a reason to get outside to hike other than health benefits and the beauty of nature?
In these emergency, high-energy response jobs, prevention and preparation are key in keeping citizens of Washington County safe.
Director Greg Matherly said Washington County 911 dispatchers handled a total of 264,410 emergency and administrative calls in 2018. Of that number, 180,627 were recorded as computer aided dispatch or CAD calls.
Kermit Tipton Stadium began as a dream. Now it seems odd to think of the Science Hill landscape without it.
It used to be known as the stadium with the hill.
Uniquely positioned to serve as a hub of health and human services for veterans and at risk residents of several surrounding Northeast Tennessee counties, Johnson City’s network of charitable organizations expanded in several key areas in 2018 and are posed to continue that growth in the coming year.
Up for consideration for a place on the National Register of Historic Places, Johnson City’s Gump Addition is believed to be the first planned residential subdivision in the Tri-Cities area.
In recent months, two Northeast Tennessee recycling vendors have closed, triggering a domino effect that forced six local governments to suspend their recycling programs.
Brady Potter, a 17-year-old senior at Science Hill, has a lot of passion for both science and the arts, but she also has some unique perspectives on some of the biggest challenges facing public school students today.
These rivals will see each other again, and in more meaningful games.
ERWIN—Keaton Casey racked up 12 strikeouts and Brett Strother tallied three RBIs on Saturday, lifting Unicoi County past Daniel Boone for a 6-4 victory in non-conference baseball play.
KINGSPORT — Kres VanDyke had them covered Saturday at Kingsport Speedway.
Two games with Western Carolina. Two tight-fisted wins.
The event is powered by the Blue Plum Organization and will be followed by a Community Easter Egg Hunt, also at Founders Park, sponsored by Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church at 10:30 a.m.