EIDSON — The Clinch Valley Volunteer Fire Department extended its thanks to everyone who participated in the 1st Annual Ray Jones ATV Memorial Ride on Saturday, June 15, 2019. “Juanita Jones escorted us for a part of the 40-mile ride through our area’s most beautiful country roads,” a spokes…

ROGERSVILLE — The Walmart branch of First Community Bank in Rogersville is accepting donations of new stuffed animals to be given to children who are patients at Ballad Health’s Hawkins Co. Memorial Hospital. FCB Walmart staff, pictured left to right, are: Abby Chesser, Brooke Kincaid, Debbi…

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…

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) this week expressed his appreciation to the Department of Health and Human Services after that agency announced a grant of $4.7 million to the Upper East Tennessee Human Development Agency, Inc. Head Start Program.

ROGERSVILLE — Tunnell Hill Missionary Baptist Church held Vacation Bible School the week of June 9-14. Here are some snapshots of the children having fun and learning about Jesus! (PUBLISHER’S NOTE: Churches, we would LOVE to print news and pictures of your own VBS activities! Email photos a…

GOSHEN VALLEY — Members of the Goshen Valley Volunteer Fire Department were out on Saturday, May 25, 2019, conducting a rolling roadblock to raise funds to support the continued operations of the fire department. As an all volunteer fire department, members said, they rely on fundraising eve…

Lowell B. Taylor, 73, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at Signature HealthCare of Rogersville, TN.

SURGOINSVILLE — The 2019 Hawkins County 4-H Bread Baking Contest was recently held at Surgoinsville Middle School. 4-H members were encouraged to bake their respective bread and bring to their school club meetings for their 4-H club bread baking contest.

ROGERSVILLE — First Community Bank is a proud supporter of the Rogersville 4th of July celebration, and recently presented a donation to help the Committee with expenses associated with the annual event held at Rogersville’s City Park. Pictured presenting the check to Josh Gilliam, Co-Chair …

Not that long ago, most people worked for some type of an organization, such as a business or the government or a school district. But today, more and more workers are going their own way and joining what’s known as the “gig” economy. If you will be one of them, you’ll want to make the right…

ROGERSVILLE – Two extensive emergency road repair projects in Hawkins County, necessitated after torrential rainfall over a succession of days this spring caused massive mudslides on SR 70 and SR 66, are progressing and both thoroughfares between Rogersville and Sneedville should re-open on …

SURGOINSVILLE — Iconic Surgoinsville physician Dr. Connor Lyons will be remembered on Sat., June 29 with a breakfast and festival that is held each year in his honor.

Raymond Owens, of Bulls Gap, center, received the Charles Edward Baskette Memorial Award for Courage and Dedication Award during graduation ceremonies for Class 112 of the Walters State Basic Law Enforcement Academy. From left are Nathan Antrican, assistant professor of criminal justice, Owe…

ROGERSVILLE — A former superintendent for the Rogersville Water Department is tentatively scheduled to stand trial this fall in connection with related indictments stemming from his alleged theft of approximately $370,000, forgery of more than $60,000, official misconduct, and 55 counts of V…

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins Co. Humane Society is at overflow capacity, with an abundance of dogs that would just love to find “forever” homes, many of which have been at the local animal shelter for a very long time.

ROGERSVILLE — Edward K. Vaughan of Rogersville, Tennessee, born in Appalachia, Virginia on April 29th, 1938, passed away at home after a brief illness, surrounded by his family, on June 16th, 2019.

CHURCH HILL — Officials with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency and the Hawkins Co. Sheriff’s Office are jointly investigating a body that was found floating in the Holston River on Saturday.

BULLS GAP — Jesse Elmo Williams, age 84, of Bulls Gap, passed away surrounded by family at Laughlin Memorial Hospital on Saturday, June 15, 2019.

SURGOINSVILLE — Wilma Jean “Maw” Shanks, age 92, of Surgoinsville, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, June 13, 2019, from Signature Health Care of Rogersville, TN.

Mary M. Presley, age 88, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Signature Healthcare in Rogersville, after a period of declining health.

SNEEDVILLE — The second annual Joshua Mabe Memorial Scholarship Ride, coming up on Sat., June 22, will again raise money to fund scholarships for deserving seniors at Hancock County High School.

MILLIGAN COLLEGE — More than 150 local students at Milligan College were named to the academic dean’s list in recognition of their academic excellence for the spring 2019 semester.