EIDSON — A resident of Church Road, in the Eidson community, ended up behind bars last week on multiple charges after he allegedly sped away from a Hawkins Co. Sheriff’s Deputy who was attempting to stop him for a traffic violation.

I want to say a heartfelt public THANK YOU to President Donald Trump and — if you can believe I am writing this — to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

ROGERSVILLE — On August 13, 2019, eight local veterans who make their homes at Rogersville’s Signature Assistive Living Center were presented with handmade quilts from Quilts of Valor, whose mission is to “cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts o…

GOSHEN VALLEY — Noah Ferguson is sho’ nuff enjoying some of Miss Helen Skelton’s biscuits and gravy at a recent Country Breakfast at Goshen Valley Vol. Fire Department! Readers are reminded that the next Breakfast will be held on Sat., Sept. 14, from 7 until 10 a.m. No matter if you just wan…

BULLS GAP — A Bulls Gap man who is allegedly a major methamphetamine distributor in Greene and Hawkins counties was charged early Tuesday with possession of more than 2.3 pounds of the highly addictive drug.

The 2019 Vacation Bible School at House Chapel Church, on Bear Hollow Road, was a huge success. Pictured are Neal Drinnon, Pastor, along with teachers and students who enjoyed the event.

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 — Local pastors involved in the East Tennessee Awakening and Voice of Hope Ministry are inviting all people of faith to come to Rogersville Town Square on Friday, August 23, from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m., to pray.

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins Co. Health Council will meet Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, from noon until 1 p.m., in the conference room of the Health Department at 201 Park Blvd., Rogersville.

ROGERSVILLE — Local pastors involved in the East Tennessee Awakening and Voice of Hope Ministry are inviting all people of faith to come to Rogersville Town Square on Friday, August 23, from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m., to pray.

WHITESBURG — Charles Edward Lamb, age 68, of Whitesburg, took his final flight to be with the Lord and his loving family on Thursday, August 15, 2019.

Some of the Democrat presidential candidates wasted no time in blaming the mass shooting at the Walmart in El Paso on President Trump.

SNEEDVILLE — Hancock Co. Sheriff Brad Brewer said at Monday night’s meeting of the County Commission that the Tennessee Sheriff’s Association is in the process of working with the state to remove from local sheriffs’ offices the responsibility for transporting “non-combative” patients to men…

SNEEDVILLE — With all but one of its members present, the Hancock Co. Commission on Monday evening voted to contribute $100 each, once per year, from their county paychecks, to the Hope For Hancock cancer fund.

ROGERSVILLE — Local nonprofit organization Somebody Loves Me, Inc., will host a clothing giveaway from September 19 through 21 at the organization’s Rogersville warehouse, which is located at 113 Highway 70.

SNEEDVILLE — The Hancock Co. Health Council will meet Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, from noon until 1 p.m., at the Health Department, located at 178 Willow Street, in Sneedville.

GRAY — One of country music’s rising young stars, Morgan Wallen, will be the featured entertainer at the Appalachian Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 21.