WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has announced details of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, which will provide up to $16 billion in direct payments to deliver relief to America’s farmers and ranchers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.
The Spring 2020 issue of Discover Hawkins County magazine will be available later this week at local advertising sponsors and vendors (that are still open). The Review has also placed a stack of the magazines on a rack outside of the front door of our office in downtown Rogersville and anyon…
The Rogersville Review is pleased to announce that, in October of 2020, a new county will be added to our award-winning lineup of full-color magazines that focus on the people, places, events, history, culture, food, arts, business, faith and tourism in our region.
ROGERSVILLE — A Kingsport man — considered armed and dangerous — who was the subject of a countywide manhunt earlier this week after he allegedly went on a crime spree through the northwestern part of the county, was found and arrested Wednesday evening around 6 p.m. ... hiding under a bed i…
ROGERSVILLE/CHURCH HILL — Effective immediately, and until further notice, all Food City stores will close from 10 p.m. until 7 a.m. daily to give associates time to re-stock, clean and sanitize.
We here at The Rogersville Review and The Hancock Co. Eagle value your health and the health of our employees. As public health officials and our corporate owners have advised, we are taking steps to minimize person-to-person contact and do our part to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Supreme Court on Friday issued an order stating all Tennessee courts will remain open during the coronavirus outbreak, but suspending all in-person judicial proceedings through March 31, 2020.
KINGSPORT — As a result of an extensive ongoing investigation, Kingsport Police Detectives have determined that on two separate occasions in late 2019, Troy D. Hollins bit and seriously injured two different cats belonging to his ex-girlfriend.
MORRISTOWN — Listening Hearts is a nonprofit, mutual support organization formed in 2008 that strives to create a supportive community of bereaved moms. Our self-help groups gather monthly in Knoxville, Morristown, Harriman, Seymour and Loudon.
HAMBLEN COUNTY — The Tennessee Highway Patrol will conduct a sobriety roadside safety checkpoint on Friday, Feb. 28, at SR 66, Dr. MLK Parkway, near SR 160 in Hamblen County.
ROGERSVILLE — International Bluegrass Hall of Fame member Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver will be among the featured entertainers at the 2020 Fourth of July Festival at Rogersville’s City Park. Lawson, who grew up in Sneedville, has family in both Hancock, Hawkins and Sullivan counties. His 8 p…
KINGSPORT — A 15-month old Sullivan Co., Tennessee toddler remains missing this week, after police in Wilkes Co., North Carolina arrested two people —including the child’s grandmother — in connection with a stolen car that was being sought as a part of the investigation.
BLOUNTVILLE — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, at the request of the Sullivan Co. Sheriff’s Office, this week issued an AMBER ALERT for a missing toddler from Blountville, who was last seen on Dec. 26, 2019.
SNEEDVILLE — A coalition of industries in neighboring Claiborne County is applying for a federal grant that, if successful, would allow them to purchase a 30-passenger bus that would be stationed in Sneedville and used to transport workers to and from several places of business in the Tazewe…
GREENEVILLE — On January 24, 2020, Juan Moreno-Pantiga, 30, of Bulls Gap, was sentenced before Judge Clifton L. Corker, in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee at Greeneville, after pleading guilty to an indictment charging him with conspiracy to distribute methamphe…
KNOXVILLE — The FBI’s Knoxville office has asked The Rogersville Review and The Hancock Co. Eagle to publish surveillance photos of a man wanted in connection with a Christmas Eve, 2019, bank robbery in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
MILLIGAN COLLEGE — More than 300 students at Milligan College were named to the academic dean’s list in recognition of their academic excellence for the Fall 2019 semester.
COLUMBIA — Later this month and in February, the University of Tennessee Center for Profitable Agriculture, in cooperation with the Tenn. Dept. of Agriculture, and Tenn. Farm Winegrowers Alliance, will offer workshops for farmers interested in producing grapes.
ROGERSVILLE — “Big” John Wolfe passed away this past week in Rogersville leaving a great legacy in the history of both Rogersville and the Lions Club.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting sobriety roadside safety checkpoint on Dec. 31, 2019 at State Route 66, Doctor MLK Parkway, near SR 160 in Hamblen County.
For the past few months we have had a number of readers, subscribers and advertisers tell us that they have tried to call our office phone number during business hours and received no answer.
CHURCH HILL — The Hawkins Co. Sheriff’s Office earlier on Tuesday had asked for the assistance of the news media in getting out the word about a woman’s body which was found on the side of Tranbarger Road, near Church Hill, on Monday.
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.
CHURCH HILL — Church Hill’s own Bill Killen recently released his new book, “The History of the Apollo and Skylab Astronaut Rescue Team.”
CLINCH MOUNTAIN — Almost 10 months after massive mountainslides, triggered by torrential rainfall and flash flooding in February, caused the closure of two main thoroughfares between Hawkins and Hancock counties, both roads remain closed, but an official told the Review and the Eagle this we…
NEW CANTON — After years of admiring the historic New Canton Plantation, two Church Hill Natives, Amanda and Hunter Jackson, are now pouring their love into their new home and restoring it to its former glory.
ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins Co. Cancer Support Group’s annual Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 16, from 10 a.m. — 3 p.m., at the National Guard Armory.
KINGSPORT — On October 25, 2019, at approximately 6:15 p.m., a woman’s debit and credit cards were stolen out of her purse while she dined at Panera Bread, located at 1880 North Eastman Road, in Kingsport.
NASHVILLE — The Tenn. Dept. of Treasury’s Unclaimed Property Division returned $65.4 million of cash property to the rightful owners or their heirs, local governments, and reciprocal states during fiscal year 2019. This amount is the most money the Department has ever returned in a single fi…
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance reminds consumers that Open Enrollment for health insurance coverage in 2020 on the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM) began Nov. 1, 2019.
Daylight Saving Time ends for the season at 2 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 2. Remember to set watches, clocks and timed appliances BACK one hour before going to bed on Saturday night. DST returns at 2 a.m. on March 8, 2020.
NASHVILLE – The state of Tennessee will use millions of dollars in grant money to help 38 distressed and at-risk counties across Tennessee bolster workforce development efforts. The funding was approved by the Tennessee Workforce Development Board and aligns with Governor Bill Lee’s rural in…
ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins Co. branch of CEASE Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Inc., has moved to a new location at 307 South Depot Street. Ribbon-cutting ceremonies, hosted by the Rogersville/Hawkins Co. Chamber of Commerce, were held last week. The center is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.…
TAZEWELL — East Tennessee has seen unusual activity with crusades, revivals and prayer walks in 2019 and the next one is Saturday, Nov 2, at the Claiborne Co. Fairgrounds, in Tazewell, featuring The Singing Gibsons from Hancock County.
SURGOINSVILLE — Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Surgoinsville man who has not been seen by his family since Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019.
MORRISTOWN — Robyn Willmann, of Sneedville, will be exhibiting at the 44th Annual Mountain Makins Festival at Rose Center in downtown Morristown. This year’s festival takes place on October 26-27.
BEAN STATION — On Oct. 18, Bean Station will host a Fundraiser Walk on Main Street in front of City Hall to benefit local nine-year-old Emma Grace Daniels who is battling leukemia.
GREENEVILLE – Fifty-six cadets graduated as part of Class 113 of the Walters State Basic Law Enforcement Academy. These cadets can now serve as law enforcement officers in Tennessee.
MORRISTOWN — The Hamblen County Genealogical Society is proud to announce the cover for the 150th Anniversary History and Families book set to be released in 2020. The cover is a luxurious navy leatherette featuring a yellow embossed seal highlighting Hamblen County’s 150th anniversary with …
CLINCH MOUNTAIN — Almost eight months after massive mountainslides, triggered by torrential rainfall and flash flooding in February, caused the closure of two main thoroughfares between Hawkins and Hancock counties, both roads remain closed, but as officials said at the site of one of those …
CHUCKEY — Five of the nation’s top Southern Gospel groups will be singing at the 42nd Annual Song Revival, to be held Oct. 7-11 at 7 p.m. nightly, at Casi Full Gospel Church, located at 370 Cassi Road (Just off Hwy. 107) in Chuckey.
NASHVILLE — With hot and dry weather leading into fall fire season, Tennessee’s State Forester is requiring a burn permit for all open-air outdoor fires beginning Sept. 23.