Joshua appointed a man from each tribe of Israel to take a large stone from the middle of the Jordan River and carry it to their Gilgal campsite. He made a monument from those twelve rocks and proclaimed, “In the future, when your children ask you, ‘What do these stones mean?’ tell them that…

I still fondly remember the first time I ate professionally prepared German food. I was at Gasthaus Edelweiss in Weber City, VA in the 1980s, which is owned by Ingrid and Eddie Carter. Ingrid is from Germany and offers up some fantastic German food. I had read about the restaurant in the new…

GALLATIN — Lesle Wagoner, of Rogersville, has been named to the Fall 2019 Dean’s List for Volunteer State Community College at Gallatin.

CLARKSVILLE — Austin Peay State University is proud to recognize nearly 2,400 students who were on the Dean’s List during the Fall 2019 semester, including three from Hawkins County:

Learning in Surgoinsville Elementary School’s Susanna Hauk’s second grade class just got a little more exciting, as she was recently awarded a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) classroom grant from the Tennessee Valley Authority.

ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins County’s 911 Central Dispatch may be investigated by the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury, as Hawkins Co. Mayor Jim Lee turned in Central Dispatch bank statements for the past three years to the Comptroller’s office on Jan. 8, 2020, regarding unspecified “inconsist…

Staff at Cherokee High School honored two retirees with a going-away ceremony on Dec. 18, just before the school’s Christmas Break.

ROGERSVILLE — Pastor John Butler at East Rogersville Baptist Church invites all Hawkins County churches to participate in Awaken Tennessee, which is a 30-day event of prayer and fasting for families, churches, communities, state and nation as well as 15 people chosen by each participant.

“Islamist militants are targeting Christians in Burkina Faso” (WP-8/21/19), and “14 Worshippers Massacred at Burkina Faso Church Service as Islamic Persecution of Christians Accelerates” (CBN-12/2/19) are some of the headlines American broadcasters have ignored. Christians have been hunted d…

We’re already well into this new year, and by now many of have already made (and possibly already broken) those New Year’s resolutions. One of the all-time most popular New Year’s resolutions to lose weight.

At the December Hawkins Co. Commission’s Personnel Committee meeting, Hawkins Co. Juvenile Judge Daniel Boyd asked the committee to look into making the position of Juvenile Judge full-time rather than part-time.

ROGERSVILLE — This past January, Nashville Pastor Dave Clayton led the way to organize 400 Nashville-area churches to join together praying and fasting for every resident in Nashville as well as their family, their church, their community, state and nation.