NETAR insisted “the more telling numbers” were: September's closings were up by 84 (15.6 percent) when compared to September last year. And so far, this year there have been 5,186 closings, 480 more closings than there were during the first nine months of last year – a 10.2 percent increase.
AAA expects gas prices to decline this week after slipping 1 cent over the weekend. This decline, caused by falling fuel prices on the stock market, could continue throughout the month.
During this month’s meeting of the Scott County Board of Supervisors, county officials discussed lengthening the right-turn lane on Kane Street, which is a main route into Gate City from Weber City and Duffield.
Here’s a look at some of the Haunts & Happenings taking place this month in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. To list a local haunt or happening, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event is a volunteer cleanup effort that will focus on Darrell’s Dream Boundless Playground. It is organized by Friends of Warriors’ Path State Park, in partnership with Tennessee State Parks and several community groups.
There are plenty of fun fall activities to enjoy throughout our area ~ and tons of talent to go with them.
You’ve probably heard of the two partisan candidates, but did you know in all there are 28 people running for governor of Tennessee on the November 6 ballot?
The 89-year-old who refers to herself as a 'recycled teenager' loves nothing more than giving back to the community where she was raised.
I got a close parking spot, and didn’t have to fight much of a crowd. But I walked half a mile to step aboard SAM 26000, “Air Force One” to JFK, LBJ and several more U.S. presidents.
To avoid interest and potential penalties, property owners must pay Sullivan County property taxes (which cover the period of Jan. 1, 2018, through Dec. 31, 2018) by Feb. 28, 2019.
Most members of the public who spoke during a work session last week told county commissioners they don’t want the county to again partner with the Kingsport-based group.
A former student at Miller Perry Elementary School, Chloe, an eighth grader at Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee, was diagnosed with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, also known as RMS. It is a rare and aggressive form of pediatric cancer.
A sign was unveiled Friday to mark an entrance to the future Park at Deery Inn, which will include several picnic areas on the rear lawn of the inn, along the shady banks of Muddy Creek. Being honored was a surprise for Houser.
Kennedy Elementary School Principal Janice Irvin said parents have told her much of the playground equipment at the school dates back to its days as a Sullivan County school and that some is likely from the 1950s.
Because fundraising efforts have reached the 90 percent thresh hold, the iconic 1990 “castle” playground — which got its name from the obvious castle design and has been used by generations of area children as well as students at Johnson — be replaced in a community build in March 5-10, 2019.