The Tennessee Department of Health sent a letter on Thursday to Ballad Health requesting additional information about the proposed changes to the NICU services offered in Kingsport and Johnson City. Ballad officials say the request was expected.
The new playground is located beside the Kingsport Carousel in a fenced-in greenspace and includes a variety of all-inclusive features, such as stepping pods, a giant red spinner, web crawler and a crawl tunnel.
A Washington County man who allegedly assaulted his girlfriend Tuesday, stole her car, and led police on a high speed chase from Surgoinsville to Jonesborough is facing 12 charges including four felonies.
Winter Storm Diego blanketed the region with its first significant snowfall of the year and Times News readers captured every aspect of the storm - from fallen tree branches and rough road conditions to the scenic beauty, fun and frolic. Check out
It’s not too late to celebrate the holidays at Natural Tunnel State Park. In addition to the Lighting of the Tunnel, park staff have planned several other events to round out 2018 and bring in the New Year.
There’s still time to enjoy a number of activities on the Sights & Sounds of the Season calendar. To add or change an event, email email@example.com.
By the fifth week of the year (Jan.29 through Feb. 4) sentinel physicians in Sullivan County reported 5.72 percent of patients with influenza-like illness — compared to 8.6 percent in Knoxville, 9.9 percent in Shelby County (Memphis), and 24 percent in Madison County (Jackson).