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Public Art Master Plan Roundtable Discussion

The Kingsport community is invited to share their input for a Public Art Master Plan at the Public Art Master Plan Roundtable Discussion. This is the second discussion session for residents for the Public Art Master Plan. The discussion session is planned for Tuesday, June 26, at 5:00 p.m. in room 239 of the Kingsport […]

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Kingsport Employee Wins Statewide Award

The Tennessee Chapter American Public Works Association awarded one of Kingsport’s public works employees the 2018 Murphy Snoderly Award. Kirby Walker, a long-time employee of the Kingsport Water Department, accepted the award in Knoxville. Walker, a lab technician, was nominated for his dedication to positive public outreach. In the decade that he’s been with public […]

Biking at Bays Events

June is a great time to get out on the trails at Bays Mountain, and with two mountain biking events around the corner, there is something for every type of rider this month! Whether getting in a good workout on an old service road or challenging one’s self on a single track trail, Bays Mountain […]

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Softball & Volleyball Fun Fest Tournaments

Earn your bragging rights in the upcoming tournaments for Fun Fest, hosted by Kingsport Parks & Recreation. Enter the One-Pitch Softball Tournament or the Outdoor Volleyball Tournament with your team today! One-Pitch Softball Tournament: Divisions: Men’s Open Competitive, Men’s Open Recreational, Women’s Open & Coed Dates: Men’s Open Competitive, Men’s Open Recreational, Women’s Open – […]

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Free KATS Rides on National ‘Dump the Pump Day’

Kingsport Area Transit Service (KATS) is offering free rides for all bus passengers all day long on June 21st to celebrate ‘Dump the Pump Day!’ American Public Transportation Association (APTA) first started national ‘Dump the Pump Day’ in June 2006 when gas prices had reached $3 per gallon, causing the demand for public transportation to […]

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Electric 94.9’s Summer Splash featuring The Vamps at Kingsport Aquatic Center

The Kingsport Aquatic Center is partnering with Electric 94.9 to bring a free pop-up concert to the outdoor water park this month. The concert will feature popular British band, The Vamps. The electrifying event will be held Wednesday, June 27, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The Vamps will perform a special acoustic set at […]