After two years of work to get Mountain Harvest Kitchen up and running, the town of Unicoi’s regional food business incubator is implementing a new five-year strategic plan to better serve the local food industry and its entrepreneurs.
Briggs Goforth is getting bigger and so is his annual delivery of toy-filled lunchboxes for the kids at Niswonger Children’s Hospital.
With the holidays just around the corner, the Johnson City Salvation Army is making an appeal for support its largest and most visible fundraiser of the year — the annual Red Kettle bell rining campaign set to kick off on Nov. 15
Among the hundreds of families and seniors registered for help with food for the holidays from the Johnson City Press Christmas Box is a single mother of three, trapped in poverty and striving to provide a better life for her children.
35-year-old Lucas Vance has been missing from his home in the Marbleton Road section of Unicoi since just after midnight on Thursday.
For the third time in as many years the Remote Area Medical clinic has returned to the Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray for a three-day clinic providing free medical, dental, vision and hearing care for anyone in need.
Songfest 2019, the most popular fundraiser of the year for the Family Promise network of churches across the greater Johnson City area helping homeless families with children get back on their feet, will play out Sunday afternoon at University Parkway Baptist Church.
Unicoi County’s 86-year-old high school football stadium has seen its last season. On Tuesday, the Unicoi County Board of Education awarded a $3.15 million contract for the demolition and reconstruction Genty Stadium to Preston Construction, the low bidder on the project.
The Unicoi County Commission voted unanimously Monday to advertise requests for bids for equipment for two of three new emergency communication towers to be constructed in the southern, central and northern sections of the county.
Midway through its 2019 fundraising campaign, the United Way of Washing County is at 51 percent of its $1.5 million goal and a little ahead of collections at this point in last year's campaign.