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Kingsport chamber offering public a chance to catch Frank

New residential permits were up 12 percent last year in the seven counties monitored by The Market Edge and the outlook for this year is 7 percent growth. New residential permits have increased for the past three years, but permit performance is 61 percent less than what it was at the pre-recession peak. Travis Patterson, […]

Kingsport facing budget deficit

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) – A budget decision made months ago by Sullivan County commissioners will slash the budget for Kingsport City Schools. That’s according to the city of Kingsport, and city officials say that decision could also result in cuts to city services. Kingsport mayor John Clark says the county commission’s vote to fund their […]

gary kerr

Gary Kerr Trinity, TX Gary Lee Kerr Services for Mr. Gary Kerr are scheduled for 10:00 am, Monday, August 6, 2012 at the Waller-Thornton Chapel located at 203 San Jacinto in Trinity, TX. Gary will be laid to rest at the Trinity Cedar Grove Cemetery. The following will… Gary Lee Kerr Dayton, NV Services By […]

Pinnacle’s new heights are boosting Bristol’s sales closer to Kingsport’s

Leaders from all the Tri-Cities held their breaths for the market correction since the 1 million-square-foot shopping and entertainment complex opened in Bristol, Tennessee, in 2014 near Interstate 81’s 74B exit. Now, Steb Hipple, a retired East Tennessee State University economics professor and researcher for the school’s Bureau of Business and Economic Research, says unprecedented […]

Junior League, Food City food drive set for Saturday; Chasing Snakes 10K to run on St. Patrick’s Day

The food drive brings together the Junior Leagues of Bristol, Kingsport and Johnson City for a region-wide food drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee and the Feeding America Southwest Virginia food bank in Abingdon., Va. Collection barrels will go out at Food City store entrances on Friday and on Saturday the Junior […]

Performance Medicine Offers GAINSWave in Johnson City, TN

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Performance Medicine, is pleased to announce they now offer GAINSWave™! This breakthrough noninvasive medical therapy uses low-intensity shockwave therapy to enhance sexual performance and to treat Erectile Dysfunction symptoms. GAINSWave Logo (PRNewsfoto/GAINSWave) As men age, the vessels in their penis weaken, contract and fill with micro-plaque, which […]

Highland Place apartments slated for East Center

On a nippy but sunny Tuesday afternoon, officials of Eastern Eight Community Development Corporation announced plans to revitalize a blighted section of Highland with the help of a grant from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency, which provided the last piece of the funding puzzle. The $500,000 Housing Trust Fund grant and other funding, $1.4 million […]

William T. (Bill) Gamble

KINGSPORT – William T. (Bill) Gamble 90, Kingsport, died Monday, November 13, 2017, at home. Bill was a prominent attorney and beloved musician in the region since 1951. Bill was predeceased by his parents, William Franklin Gamble and Vera Pruitt Gamble; one sister, Sarah Gamble Smith; and his first wife, Frances White Gamble. He is […]