When it comes to lack of health care in Northeast Tennessee, the differences between Northeast Tennessee and the rest of the state are notable. While 11.8 percent of Tennesseans go without health care altogether, about 17 percent go without in Washington County and 13.8 go without health care in Johnson City.
Local school officials had expected some changes to the TNReady assessment after running into trouble last time around.
For high school students at Milligan College’s Summer Camps, it’s never too early to begin learning practical skills in engineering, nursing and computer science.
Jonesborough officials further discussed the details of a compensation plan proposed by Mayor Chuck Vest on June 22 during the board’s second reading of the 2018-19 budget Monday.
According to both AAA and GasBuddy analysts, gas prices in Tennessee rose 1.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.59 on Sunday.
For as long as he can remember, Andrew Hooper, 17, has dreamed of learning to fly.
Tusculum, the first higher education institution in Tennessee, will officially transition from a college to a university after 225 years, campus officials said.
Tires, televisions, tables and dangerous chemicals. That’s just a few of the things Lenny Peterson finds at the bottom of Boone Lake when he and his family volunteer to clean the lake every April.
A local disability rights advocate and activist traveled to Washington D.C. last week to urge state representatives to push for legislation supporting those with autism and other disabilities.
The giant hogweed plant, Heracleum mantegazzianum, is a large, invasive plant that can cause severe burns and vision loss.