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…

KINGSPORT — East Tennessee State University at Kingsport Allandale is partnering with the Dan’l Boone Car Club to sponsor the free Fun Fest Car Show for all vehicles on Saturday, July 13, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the parking lot at 1501 University Boulevard.

ROGERSVILLE — So, what goes on during a typical weekend in Hawkins County? Well, for one thing, at 8:25 p.m. on Sunday, June 2, Linkon, Landree and Ledger Helton were having fun making ‘smores’ in their back yard! This and dozens of other photos can be found in the Review’s “A Summer Weekend…

ROGERSVILLE — The first “Cruise In on the Square” of 2019 was held in downtown Rogersville on Friday evening, May 24. More than 130 cars registered at the event. Entertainment was provided by Ivy Road. The next Cruise In will be on June 14.

What can you expect to see in the Review’s “A Summer Weekend in Hawkins County”? Photos like these, made Sat., June 1 at 1:20 p.m. — Heidi Penaga and Patty Stewart were busily collecting donations on the East side of Rogersville for the Abandoned Angels animal rescue mission while, on the We…

JOHNSON CITY — Tipton-Haynes State Historic Site will be hosting a Civil War reenactment on June 8-9. During the Civil War, Johnson City was called Haynesville in honor of Landon Carter Haynes, a Confederate Senator. The site and camps will be open from 9 a.m. till 4 p.m. A small battle will…

Johnson City will once again play host to one of the largest model train shows in the Southeast in a 64,000 square foot venue. Held annually at Memorial Center on the campus of East Tennessee State University, more than 300 tables of model trains in all sizes and assorted railroad related co…

PIGEON FORGE — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Perhaps the best way to celebrate the approaching summer is a trip to Dollywood’s Barbeque & Bluegrass presented by BUSH’S®, May 24-June 2. Thanks to an impressive lineup of talented bluegrass musicians and menus full of expertly-prepared barbeque from Do…

ROGERSVILLE — Christian music at its best will fill the air on Saturday, May 18, as Persia Baptist Church hosts its annual Family Night in the Park. The free concert, which begins at 7 p.m., will feature nationally-known and award-winning groups 7eventh Time Down and JJ Weeks Band, and Tori …

ROGERSVILLE — The Busy Brushes are a group of artists drawn together by a desire for laughs, friends, coffee, and while they are here, works of becoming painters. The group is led by Christine Fore, who comes from England and now claims Hawkins County as home. She worked as a portrait painte…

PRESSMEN’S HOME — Seventies-style singer/songwriter Denny Cluck, of Sneedville, will be one of the featured entertainers at the grand opening of what organizers are calling “a new vision” for The Castle Barn at historic Pressmen’s Home, near Rogersville.

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee State Museum’s current exhibition, “Between the Layers: Art and Story in Tennessee Quilts” – its first new show since its grand opening last fall – features almost 40 quilts and artifacts selected from the Museum’s vast collection that highlight Tennessee’s quilt ar…

ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins Elementary School is getting ready to celebrate its 50th year of service to the community and, to help rekindle lots of great memories, the Review is asking readers to send in classic snapshots taken at school events in years gone by. This is just one of the pictures we…

GOSHEN VALLEY — You know its springtime when the Easter Bunny shows up! Mr. Rabbit dropped in to surprise the crowd at the monthly Country Breakfast held at Goshen Valley Vol. Fire Dapertment on Saturday, April 13, 2019.

SNEEDVILLE — Growing up as a child in the Appalachian Mountains of East Tennessee means many things to many people, but for one now grown-up girl who is still very proud of her Hancock County “roots”, the old cliché is so very true, so much so that it became the title of her self-published b…

BEAN STATION — “An Evening of Bluegrass” on Friday, April 12, will not only offer a lot of good, all-family entertainment to those who love the authentic American music, but will also help raise money for Kingswood Home for Children.

ROGERSVILLE — Filled with dozens of photos of local people doing what local people do in a typical weekend, the new edition of “A Spring Weekend in Hawkins County” is available now at the Review office and at vendor locations around the area. Pick up a FREE copy, and, who knows, you might ev…

WASHINGTON, DC — The Federal Communications Commission says that more than 1,000 television stations have, or will be, transitioning to new frequencies between now and July 2020, including four in the Tri-Cities area of Tennessee.

ROGERSVILLE — HolstonConnect, a subsidiary of Holston Electric Cooperative that aims to bring gigabit-speed internet to thousands of unserved residents in rural East Tennessee, has filed a Federal Communications Commission retransmission consent complaint against Nexstar Media Group, current…

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