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.
Erwin aldermen and Unicoi County commissioners came together Thursday for a workshop on the county’s pending contract with MedicOne Medical Response and an interlocal agreement the would include MedicOne’s service to Erwin in the contract.
An Erwin mother is seeking justice for her 10-yr-old, nonverbal son whose face was clawed by a nonverbal kindergartener on a special needs school bus Friday afternoon.
When the Tennessee men hit the court in the NCAA basketball tournament on Friday, the Alzheimer’s Association will be online looking for social media images of Vols fans supporting the team in their orange and white Sock Out Alzheimer's Tennessee Socks.
If you think human trafficking is not a rural problem, you may be surprised to learn the crime has been reported in all areas of Tennessee. Crime tracking data shows most trafficking offenses in non-metro areas are committed by a family member of the victim - a parent or an older relative who has sold a young person or even a child for sex.
The Unicoi Board of Mayor and Alderman wants to hear more from town residents before finalizing an ordinance amendment that would lift a required 300-foot distance between establishments that sell beer and any school, church or daycare.
In keeping with national industry data that show auto sales cruising along with the strong economy and record low unemployment, Johnson City car dealers appear to be riding a robust wave.
Industrial manufacturing is still a major player in the local economy.
A little more than two weeks away from the expiration of Unicoi County’s contract with MedicOne Medical Response, it appears the county is without a signed contract for future ambulance service.
In a scene that has become far too common in our world, at least 49 people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand during Friday prayers on what the prime minister called “one of New Zealand’s darkest days.”
The Unicoi County Board of Education on Thursday recognized Sara Sparks, Hayley Goad and Lisa Lyle and school system’s 2018-2019 Teachers of the Year.
Friends of Johnson City Public Library are gathering in donations of good used books, music, films and other multimedia materials for their annual spring book sale coming up at the end of April.
The city of Johnson City is revising plans for stream bank mitigation proposed for the former Buffalo Valley Golf Course in Unicoi based on multiple environment concerns revealed in an Army Corps of Engineers review of the project.
An almost-filled boardroom greeted the Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen’s regular meeting Monday at Town Hall.