KINGSPORT ‚¬ Eastman Chemical Company executives were joined by Tennessee officials to break ground on the future site of the company‚ new Corporate Business Center. The building will be an expansion of the company‚ current corporate campus, located on South Wilcox Drive in Kingsport, Tenn. The new building is expected to be completed in 2015.
KINGSPORT ‚¬‚ KOSBE Client, The Utility Company of East Tennessee‚ national headquarters, The Utility Company (TUC) announced recently the acquisition of Canada‚ largest Managed Service Provider, Nitro. The deal enhances TUC‚ line of computer hardware options available for client purchase as well as strengthens their Healthcare IT offerings.
KINGSPORT ‚¬ A water line break will interrupt the normal flow of westbound traffic on West Stone Drive through Monday evening. Repairs to the water line will require the closure of one westbound lane of traffic on West Stone Drive, near Gold Star Fitness in the 4200 block of West Stone Drive.
Lisa Alther Bestselling Author Talks About Her Latest Book @ Kingsport Public Library Thursday, June 7 6:30 p.m. free Premiere of: Blood Feud:‚ the Epic Story of Murder and Vengeance Among the Hatfields and the McCoys
*Books will be available for purchase/signing – provided by I Love Books
KINGSPORT – Social media in the arts can be a lot like skiing: A nonprofit organization might set up a strategy, only to see the landscape change and cause a tumble. Or an individual artist might be frozen on the bunny slope, unsure of how to move ahead although others make it look so easy.
KINGSPORT ‚¬ The Kingsport City Schools Board of Education will hold a called meeting on Thursday, May 17, 2012, at 7:00 p.m.‚ The meeting will take place in the Tennessee Room of the KCS Administrative Support Center (400 Clinchfield Street, 3rd Floor).
The purpose of the called meeting is to review and consider contracts regarding the Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee STEM school, consider a policy regarding the use of the internet, and review a request to reapply for an elementary school counselor grant.
KINGSPORT — Residents in the Hunter‚ Crossing subdivision in the Rock Springs community will experience water outages on Monday, Nov. 28 due to water booster station maintenance, weather permitting. This outage is expected to take place between 7 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Residents are reminded to turn off their water heaters to prevent damage while water service is limited or unavailable.
NASHVILLE‚ ‚¬â€‚ Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty today joined with Sullivan County officials in announcing the decision by C&F Group to locate a manufacturing facility in Kingsport, Tenn.
KINGSPORT — The City of Kingsport Wastewater Department is starting a contract to replace sewer lines beneath Ft. Henry Drive, with the project creating dramatic changes in the traffic pattern between Bridwell Street and Warpath Drive.
At least one westbound lane of Ft. Henry will be closed during construction, and traffic patterns will shift, beginning Monday, August 15, 2011, and running through October 8, 2011.
KINGSPORT — New Beason Well Road will be closed Monday through Wednesday, August 17, 2011, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. The closure will extend from Sussex Drive to the intersection with East Stone Drive. The road closure will allow the installation of a water line to the new Fire Station 8 currently under construction.