SNEEDVILLE — Falling temperatures and a cold rain throughout the day on Thursday, Oct. 31, forced the Town of Sneedville’s Trunk or Treat to move indoors to the old High School Gym where hundreds of little trick-or-treaters lined up to get candy and other surprises from participating sponsors.

MORRISTOWN — High Lonesome Senate, the Walters State Community College bluegrass band, will celebrates release of its second CD at two upcoming concerts:

ROGERSVILLE — The staff at Rogersville’s H.B. Stamps Memorial Library is excited to announce that author Elizabeth Chiles Shelburne will be at the library on Nov. 8, from 4 to 6 p.m., to discuss her debut novel, “Holding on to Nothing.”

ROGERSVILLE — On the morning of Oct. 11, Tillie Richardson and Cheryl Battaglia were busy preparing to display the work they have spent months on.

ROGERSVILLE – With beef brisket, pinto beans and fixings, cornbread, buttered potatoes, collard greens, corn, desserts and more on the menu, it must be time for the 16th Annual Soul Food Dinner at Heritage Days, presented by Price Public Community Center and American Legion Auxiliary 231.

With all the talk of impeachment, it is time once again to explain exactly what impeachment is and also to look at it historically. The important things to remember are that, one, impeachment does not mean removing a sitting president; two, we have never removed a president before; and three…

ROGERSVILLE – Applications are now available for the Heritage Days Mixed Media Regional Art Show. The art show is open to anyone. Those interested can submit paintings, drawings, photography, sculptures, needlework, fiber art, glass and any other form of three-dimensional art.

SNEEDVILLE — If it’s free food, free door prizes, free entertainment and lots of fellowship time with your friends and neighbors that you’re looking for, then Hancock County’s annual Appreciation Day is an event you don’t want to miss!

PRESSMEN’S HOME — Two Nashville musicians, Pete McKeown and Andrea Davidson, are breathing new life into what was once a dairy barn on the historic Pressmen’s Home property near Rogersville. After cleaning it up a bit, the duo has turned the former working barn into a music venue they hope c…

Singer/songwriter Andrea Davidson performs at the annual 4th of July, 2019, concert in Rogersville.

Singer/songwriter Peter McKeown warms up prior to a Fall 2018 event at The Castle Barn.

SURGOINSVILLE — There was plenty of food, music, vintage tractors, fun activities for the kids, and some somber moments at Surgoinsville’s annual Riverfront Festival last Saturday as members of local Cub Scout and Boy Scout troops were joined by area veterans for an official U.S. Flag Retire…

ROGERSVILLE — HolstonConnect, a wholly-owned, not-for-profit subsidiary of Holston Electric Cooperative, announced they have come to terms on a new deal with Nexstar that will put stations on air just in time for the launch of NCAA football season.

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins Co. Cancer Support Group hosted their annual Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet on August 24 at Rogersville City Park. The annual event is one of three major fundraising events for the group which provides assistance to local cancer patients through the fo…

SURGOINSVILLE — Looking for good, all-family fun on the upcoming Labor Day weekend but don’t want to spend half a day driving to get there, or an arm and a leg on admission tickets once you arrive? Then mark the 2019 Riverfront Festival and Block Party on your calendar.

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins County Imagination Library Board is gearing up for their second annual “No-Run Run” fundraiser in memory of the late Rogersville storyteller and humorist, Doc McConnell. The HCIL is seeking to raise $30,000, which is the cost to purchase one book per month for one y…

ROGERSVILLE — Local fans turned out last Saturday to meet, pose for pictures and get autographs from several of the original stars of the iconic “The Dukes of Hazzard” TV show, including Like Duke himself, Tom Wopat, Sonny Schroyer (“Deputy Enos”), Mayf Nutter, Lindsay Bloom (“the other Hazz…

ROGERSVILLE — What began last Saturday as a day of fun and celebration of 30 years of service for the Hawkins Co. Humane Society turned into sadness on Monday after it was discovered that someone had broken into the shelter and stolen all of the proceeds earned from the July 20 event, along …

ROGERSVILLE — During its July 9 meeting, the Rogersville Park Board discussed the possibility of receiving a Local Parks and Recreation Fund (LPRF) grant as well as certain projects undertaken by the Chamber of Commerce to beautify the town’s local parks.

KINGSPORT — Here are some snapshots from Kingsport’s Fourth of July parade that include some Hawkins Countians, along with members of the Volunteer High School Marching Band.

ROGERSVILLE — Two-year old Grayson Bolden is taught to honor the American flag while having a blast at the Rogersville 4th of July parade. For more photos from area Fourth of July celebrations, see more Fourth of July photos inside this edition of The Review.

ROGERSVILLE — The July Cruise In on the Square was held in downtown Rogersville on Friday evening, July 5. Over 125 cars were displayed. The next cruise in will be August 10.

Once again, it’s time for fireworks, picnics and parades as the nation celebrates Independence Day. Collectively, we enjoy many liberties, but some freedoms can be elusive – and financial freedom is one of them. What actions can you take to help yourself eventually declare your own financial…

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