GREENEVILLE — On December 12, 2019, Misty Dawn Bacon, 44, of Morristown, entered a guilty plea to one count of wire fraud, one count of health care fraud, and one count of identity theft in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee at Greeneville.  Sentencing has…

KINGSPORT — On October 5, 2019 at approximately 9 p.m., two adult suspects (one male, one female) used a stolen debit card to make a fraudulent transaction of $274.72 at Walmart, located at 2500 West Stone Drive in Kingsport.

ROGERSVILLE — Cattle producers in Hawkins County and surrounding areas are encouraged to participate in a Master Beef Producer Course, to be taught Jan. 28, and Feb. 1, 6, and 11, 2020.

SNEEDVILLE — Tis the season, and Sneedville rang in the Christmas season in Hancock County on Dec. 7, 2019, with its annual parade. Here are some snapshots with more to come in next week’s Eagle!

SNEEDVILLE — The Hancock County Lady Indians played some smothering defense Thursday night, defeating Tennessee School for the Deaf, 56-7, in three quarters.

SNEEDVILLE — The Hancock County Indians scored at will in a 84-48 win over Tennessee School for the Deaf (TSD) Thursday night, Dec. 5, 2019, in Sneedville.

MIDWAY — The Hancock County Middle School Indians won on the road at Midway, Tuesday night, Dec. 3, 2019, 3 by the score of 43-32.

SNEEDVILLE — A 10-year anniversary appreciation plaque for her commitment and dedication to the Hancock County Veterans Wall of Honor was presented Saturday evening, prior to the beginning of Sneedville’s annual Christmas parade, to Diane “Sue” Johnson, by Mike Gibson. The memorial, which is…

While discussing faith, I am reminded of a lyric from an old religious song: “Let hope rise and darkness tremble.” That is a powerful and optimistic statement for those who share a strong belief in God.

EIDSON — Family and friends mourn the passing of Tom Wing who lived an extraordinary life for 80 action packed years, and died at his home at Big Dog Farm in Eidson, Tennessee, in the early morning hours of December 6, 2019.

SNEEDVILLE — Bobbie Helmick, age 81, of Sneedville, born March 2, 1938, went to be with the Lord on Dec. 7, 2019, at her home.

SNEEDVILLE — Extremely cold temperatures and snow-covered roads did not keep the Sneedville Board of Mayor and Aldermen from conducting business at their regularly scheduled meeting on November 12.

SNEEDVILLE — Hunter Hatfield had 28 points Tuesday night to lead the Hancock High School Indians to a 64-33 win over the visiting Washburn Pirates.

SNEEDVILLE — The Hancock County Lady Indians struggled to score Tuesday night in a 51-33 home loss to the Washburn Lady Pirates.

SNEEDVILLE — A local church told a Hawkins Co. Sheriff’s Deputy this week that when members checked their bank account recently, they discovered that $12,000 was missing.

ROGERSVILLE — For all the joy we imagine filling the holidays, this joy can be elusive joy for those who are grieving or struggling. Christmas without a loved one, during times of financial struggle, or times of emotional distress can feel lonely — as if you are the only one without the joy …

CLINCH MTN. — The SR 70N slide repair project on Clinch Mountain has been completed to a point in which both lanes were opened back up to the public on Wednesday, December 4, 2019.

SNEEDVILLE — The Hancock Co. Lady Indians fell in a 51-33 home loss to the Washburn Lady Pirates on Tuesday night, with 11 of those points put on the board by Cassie Seal, who was the leading scorer for Hancock County. The Varsity Boys rolled to a 64-33 victory over the Pirates, with 28 of t…

ROGERSVILLE — Fifteen wheelchairs from the Wheelchair Mission were received recently at St. Henry Catholic Church in Rogersville. Local members of the Knights of Columbus added footpeddles to the chairs prior to distribution.  Pictured are, from left to right, is Michael Opiela, Financial Se…

KNOXVILLE — The FBI has issued a reward for information leading to the identity, arrest, and conviction of the suspect(s) responsible for theft and vandalisms to ATM’s in two east Tennessee counties. The first incident occurred in Union County in August while the second incident occurred in …

NASHVILLE — In the spirit of the season, the TNStars® College Savings 529 Program is giving one Tennessee child a $5,000 scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded into a TNStars® account.

ROGERSVILLE — Ongoing concerns over what a local resident called the “downgrading or closing” of essential medical services as a result of the merger of two healthcare hospital giants, a multi-county public meeting has been called to bring together elected officials and citizens of several n…

NASHVILLE — As Tennesseans consider their health plans ahead of the Dec. 15, 2019 deadline to enroll for coverage on the Federally Facilitated Marketplace, the Tenn. Dept. of Commerce & Insurance reminds consumers of next year’s changes to Medigap plans and clarifies who is and who is no…

ROGERSVILLE — The Ladies of St. Henry Catholic Church will hold their annual bazaar/rummage sale on Fri., Dec. 6, from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m.; and Sat., Dec. 7 from 8 a.m. to noon, in the church hall located at 112-114 Hwy. 70N, across from Signature Health Care Center.

HARROGATE — The Hancock County Middle School Indians made this most of their road trip to Claiborne County, earning decisive victories in both the boys’ and girls’ games.