Rain hung in the air as dozens of veterans, civilians and active duty officers gathered at Mountain Home National Cemetery Monday afternoon to remember the soldiers who couldn't join their loved ones for the day. Among them was Brenda Shelton, a
Those who knew George Hatcher say it’s hard to sum him up in just a few words.
The pouring rain didn’t stop hundreds of local residents from gathering at Mountain Home National Cemetery Saturday morning for their annual Memorial Day weekend flag ceremony.
The Tennessee Department of Transportation will suspend all road construction-related lane closures on interstates and state routes starting Friday to help with Memorial Day weekend traffic.
Pharmacist’s Mate First Class John Willis was administering first aid to a wounded Marine in a shell hole on Iwo Jima when a grenade flew into their makeshift shelter.
For the first time in Johnson City’s Memorial Day history, the Women’s Action Group of Johnson City held a special tribute for women veterans in Mountain Home National Cemetery.
This Memorial Day is a national holiday intended to remember those who have served our country, especially those who gave their lives in combat, including all soldiers of every sex, race and ethnicity.
By the end of the morning on the Saturday before Memorial Day, the national cemetery was carpeted with red, white and blue as part of an annual event conducted by members of local scouting troops.
This Memorial Day weekend will be a busy one. Washington County will be home to several events to honor those who died in the nation’s service.
Here is a list of schedule changes for area governmental and other institutions for the Monday, May 29, Memorial Day holiday.
Friday and Saturday’s sunny weather gave way to a cloudy Sunday, but that didn’t stop some boaters from enjoying Memorial Day weekend on Watauga Lake.
ELIZABETHTON — Carter County celebrates its Revolutionary War heritage every Sept. 25 with the reenactment of the 1780 Gathering of the Overmountain Men.
Tennessee is one of eight states that celebrate either Confederate Memorial Day or Confederate Decoration Day around this time of year, carrying on a tradition originally set by Southern mourners who placed flowers at the graves of
Updated May 28, 2016 at 11:30 AM
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