The Unicoi County Commission voted unanimously Monday night to oppose Johnson City’s stream mitigation plan to restore about 25 linear acres of natural wetlands on the Buffalo Valley Golf Course property.
Johnson City is currently eyeing an environmental project at the site of the former Buffalo Valley Golf Course that could provide millions of dollars to the city’s coffers.
Nearly 40,000 people voted early in Washington, Carter and Unicoi counties this year, as trends continued to build upon ballots being cast before Election Day and a contentious midterm election season added to voter turnout.
An Erwin manufacturer will invest $5 million in an expansion project and bring 15 new jobs to the area, the Joint Economic Development Board of Unicoi County announced Friday.
Unicoi County County Sheriff Mike Hensley said a man who helped care for his elderly mother-in-law with Alzheimers shot and killed the woman in her wheelchair, and then took his own life on Saturday.
With 12 years in a job he loved behind him and an all new plan on his horizon, Friday was a bittersweet day for outgoing Unicoi County Mayor Greg Lynch.
An official changing of the guard played out in Unicoi County Friday as Sessions Court Judge David Shults administered the oath of office to a new mayor, three new county commissioners and a new school board member.
A Unicoi County woman charged with first-degree murder in a 2017 fatal stabbing pleaded guilty Monday to a lesser charge, but agreed to more than a decade in prison to avoid a trial.
GREENEVILLE — Businesses in three Tennessee counties are eligible to seek relief from flooding in May as a result of Tropical Storm Alberto.
Unicoi County voters elected a new mayor on Thursday, coming out in force for the May Republican primary my winner, Garland “Bubba” Evely.
Considering much of the recent rhetoric surrounding gun control – an issue of contention between most liberals and conservatives – some may be surprised to find members of the Washington County Democratic Party hosting their own marksmanship competition.
The nation’s leading manufacturer of residential outbuildings is coming to Erwin.
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Lisa White, an independent candidate for Unicoi County Commission, has unofficially withdrawn her candidacy.
A board of representatives will determine how the awarded funds are distributed to service agencies within the county.