Entries by WP Admin

Excellence Becoming the Standard for Kingsport’s Finance Staff

For the 16th year, the City of Kingsport’s finance staff brings home the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, awarded this year for the FY2015 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). Given by the Government Finance Officers Association, this makes Kingsport one of only 8% of government organizations to receive this prestigious award. A […]

Rodney Dye

City Worker Brings Joy to Child’s Life in a Simple Way Rodney Dye, a City of Kingsport Public Works employee for over 17 years, has gone above and beyond his job title to inspire and form a bond with a local child. Dye was first introduced to the little boy, Creed, by attending church with […]

Melanie Adkins

  Melanie Adkins Melanie Adkins is the first city employee to be highlighted by the campaign. She is the sole person in the Code Enforcement department and a vital part of maintaining and improving the beautification of the City of Kingsport. This means violations, such as houses looking like junkyards, abandoned and foreclosed properties, as […]

Kingsport (TN) Fire Department Designated as an Accredited Agency for the Fourth Consecutive Time

San Antonio, TX, August 16, 2016 The Kingsport Fire Department (KFD) received its fourth consecutive designation as an Accredited Agency. Chief Craig Dye and Assistant Chief Scott Boyd presented the Kingsport Fire Department’s submission and received the results of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) review at Fire Rescue International in San Antonio, TX. The […]

Kingsport Fire Department (KFD) to Present and Receive Results of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) Review

Kingsport Fire Department (KFD) to Present and Receive Results of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) Review Tuesday August 16, 2016, 3PM – 4PM Chief Craig Dye and Assistant Chief Scott Boyd will be San Antonio, TX to present the Kingsport Fire Department’s submission and receive the results of the Commission on Fire Accreditation […]