Local News 2021

HAWKINS HIT AND RUN

THE TENNESSEE HIGHWAY PATROL IS ASKING FOR HELP AFTER A FATAL HIT AND RUN IN HAWKINS COUNTY THURSDAY NIGHT.u00a0 21-YEAR-OLD JASMINE GILLIAM WAS STRUCK AND KILLED JUST AFTER 8:00 ON HIGHWAY 66-NEAR THORPS CHAPEL ROAD—SOUTH OF ROGERSVILLE.u00a0 IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION, CALL (865) 544-3380—EXTENSION 5536 OR 5515.

SULLIVAN TIF PLAN

SULLIVAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HAVE APPROVED UP TO $1.7-MILLION DOLLARS IN TAX INCREMENT FINANCING FOR A MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT IN BRISTOL.u00a0 158 HOUSES ARE PLANNED NEAR THE BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY.u00a0 u00a0BRISTOL TENNESSEE CITY COUNCIL HAS ALREADY APPROVED THE PLAN.u00a0 TOTAL COST OF THE DEVELOPMENT IS ABOUT $37.5-MILLION DOLLARS.

JCu2014REMOTE WORKER CAMPAIGN

SEVERAL PEOPLE HAVE ALREADY MOVED OR ARE PLANNING TO AS PART OF AN INCENTIVE PLAN TO LURE REMOTE WORKERS TO RE-LOCATE TO JOHNSON CITY.u00a0 10 PEOPLE HAVE COMMITED TO MOVE AND 3 HAVE ALREADY MOVED TO THE CITY.u00a0 u00a0THE CAMPAIGN IS BEING MARKETED IN SEVERAL AREAS OF THE COUNTRY AND IT OFFERS INCENTIVES UP TO $5-THOUSAND DOLLARS DEPENDING ON INCOME.

JCPD AND KPD DRUG TAKE-BACK DAY

THE JOHNSON CITY AND KINGSPORT POLICE DEPARTMENTS WILL HOST A DRUG TAKE-BACK DAY ON SATURDAY. THE J-C-P-D EVENT WILL BE HELD IN THE FRONT PARKING LOT OF THE POLICE DEPARTMENT AT 601 EAST MAIN STREET TOMORROW FROM 10 A.M. UNTIL 2 P.M. KINGSPORTu2019S EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE DURING THE SAME TIME PERIOD IN THE PARKING LOT IN FRONT OF DOBYNS-BENNETT HIGH SCHOOL. THAT THE EVENTS ARE AN OPPORTUNITY TO PROPERLY DISPOSE UNUSED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS AND SAVE LIVES.

WASH CO PROPERTY TAXES

WASHINGTON COUNTY PROPERTY TAXES WILL SOON BE IN MAILBOXES, BUT PROPERTY OWNERS CAN VIEW THE NOTICES ON-LINE NOW.u00a0 ON THE COUNTYu2019S WEBSITE, CLICK THE PROPERTY TAX BUTTON AND FIND YOUR BILL.u00a0 WASHINGTON COUNTY PROPERTY TAXES ARE DUE BY FEBRUARY 28TH AND CAN BE PAID AT THE TRUSTEEu2019S OFFICES IN JONESBOROUGH OR JOHNSON CITY OR ONE OF 5 BANK OF TENNESSEE BRANCHES IN WASHINGTON COUNTY.

Playlist

COncert