Author: Rhonda Lacey

Kitchen of Hope was started twenty years ago with just $169 and a vision to feed those in need in our community. Food was served Monday-Saturday by Mrs. Geraldine Swaggerty in the basement of Full Gospel Mission Church. Her mission continues today, providing 34,000 plates...

When young hearts break, they might need extra care to become whole again. Ballad Health Hospice will help those hurting hearts on Saturday, Sept. 7, with its Camp Firefly for grieving children, teenagers and their families. The camp, which runs from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., will be...

Healing Hands will host their fourth free dental day for veterans on Friday, September 13 at 243 Midway Medical Park in Bristol, Tennessee. Appointments are now being accepted and must be made prior to the event. Dental services offered during this event will include x-rays, exams,...

The family of a Southwest Virginia World War II veteran is asking the public to help them wish him a happy birthday. Kenneth Sowder of Appalachia will turn 95 on September 4th. According to his family, Mr. Sowder served in the Army under General George S. Patton on...

Officials with the Hawkins County Humane Society said money donated during a weekend fundraiser is now gone. Humane Society officials said someone broke into the shelter after the “Summer Fun Bash” over the weekend, broke into the safe and walked out with all of the donations. The shelter is...