Entries by adrienne

5th Annual Drool Paw-ty Hosted At Kingsport Aquatic Center

The Kingsport Aquatic Center’s Outdoor Water Park has gone to the dogs. Dogs and their owners are invited to the 5th Annual Drool Paw-ty on Saturday, October 6th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Owners can bring their dogs to swim at the Outdoor Water Park for the final swim of the season. Admission is […]

Inventor Center Sneak Peek

Kingsport’s Creative Community has been quietly but diligently at work, planning, plotting and preparing for a new meeting and making space. The Inventor Center – a hub for blending of 21st century modern tools, traditional arts and cutting edge entrepreneurial resources, is under construction and the public is invited for a Sneak Peek. The Sneak […]

Genealogy… Life in the Past Lane Workshop Series

Genealogy of families is not only important, but also fun to discover! During Family History month, the Kingsport Public Library will be hosting its fourth annual genealogy workshop series every Thursday in October from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The workshops are free and you do not have to register to attend. The genealogy workshop […]

New Weekly KATS Pass

Riders have asked and KATS has answered – a new $5 weekly pass will be available for riders to take advantage of starting in October. “We’ve wanted to offer a weekly pass for a while,” said Chris Campbell, public transportation manager of KATS. “We’re pleased that we can now provide our riders with this option. […]

Bays Mountain Park Membership Fees Set To Increase

After holding steady for over a quarter century, Park membership fees are set to increase effective January 1, 2019. After much consideration at its August meeting, the Bays Mountain Park Association Board voted to approve the first increase in membership fees since June 1992. While each membership level awards free park entry and a 50% […]

Bays Mountain Park Membership Fees Set To Increase

After holding steady for over a quarter century, Park membership fees are set to increase effective January 1, 2019. After much consideration at its August meeting, the Bays Mountain Park Association Board voted to approve the first increase in membership fees since June 1992. While each membership level awards free park entry and a 50% […]

Neighborhood Commission Launches Toolbox to Celebrate Good Neighbor Week

The couple next door, the family up the street, the kids that wave to you as you drive by their yard—these are all your neighbors. Being someone’s neighbor isn’t always about proximity, and being a good neighbor means more than just living next door to someone. The Kingsport Neighborhood Commission is launching an online Neighborhood […]

Neighborhood Commission Launches Toolbox to Celebrate Good Neighbor Week

The couple next door, the family up the street, the kids that wave to you as you drive by their yard—these are all your neighbors. Being someone’s neighbor isn’t always about proximity, and being a good neighbor means more than just living next door to someone. The Kingsport Neighborhood Commission is launching an online Neighborhood […]

Series Of Talks, Workshops Scheduled For Sculpture Walk XI

Sculpture Walk XI takes on a new form with sculpture talks and hands on sculpture workshops. Rolling out as a series, the sculptures for Sculpture Walk XI will be installed separately over several months. The first of which will be installed on September 28, followed by a sculpture talk and workshop. The artist for the […]