Hands On! Regional Museum has developed some at home science projects for the kids.  To find the experiment featered on News 5 at Noon, visit their website.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

The Kingsport City School system is looking for nominations for the 2016 Hall of Fame.  If you would like to nominate someone you can click here.

If you would like more information about our pet of the week from Black Jack Animal Rescue give them a call at 423-340-2138 or you can follow the link to their Facebook page.

Monday, February 29, 2016

If you would like to help send children to school in Haiti or learn more about the Foundation for the Education of Haiti which is working to make education possible in Haiti visit their website.

An organization that tries to help parents dealing with the loss of a baby is looking for photographers.  If you would like to learn more about Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep, visit their website.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

The Mountain Do Triathlon is a Relay for Life event in Marion, VA at Hungry Mother Lake State Park is set for May 7th, 206.  

The event is a fun way to bring in extra money to the American Cancer Society.  

Click here for their website.

Monday, February 22, 2016

Jennifer Davis started the We Lose, They Gain program to help your favorite causes by accomplishing your weight loss goals.

Here are some links to help with your wellness journey, as shared by Dr. Randy Jessee from Frontier Health:
1.      Tri Cities, TN Health & Wellness magazine
2.      Healthy Kingsport
3.      East Tennessee Regional Health Office: email here, phone: (865) 546-9221
4.      The Wellness Center at Mountain States Health Alliance
5.      Behavioral health and wellness:  ETSU and Frontier Health
6.      Various fitness centers throughout the area
7.      Wellmont Health Systems health and wellness page

Click here for Randy Jessee on Wellness. Click here for Jennifer Davis on her campaign.

Friday, February 19, 2016

To find out more about the artwork in display at A Work of Art Gallery visit the gallery online or call 423-797-0089.  If you would like more information about Sullins Academy visit the school's website.

Thursday, February 18, 2016

The next production of the Paramount Chamber Players is set for this weekend. 

February 18, 7:30pm ETSU Mathes Hall; February 19, 7:30pm First Presbyterian Church, Kingsport; February 20, 7:30pm The Paramount Center, Bristol, TN; February 21, 3pm, Sinking Springs Presbyterian Church.  For more infomration visit their website.

Theatre Bristol has a show that opens next Friday, Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost.  Shows are set February 19 at 7:30 pm, February 20 at 2:30 pm, February 20 at 7:30 pm, February 21 at 2:30 pm at Theatre Bristol's ARTspace, 506 State Street.  For more information call 423-212-3625 or visit their website.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Farmer's Markets will be opening soon across the region.  Appalachian Sustainalbe Development is reminding folks SNAP benefits can be used for many purchases.

The next taping of The Song of the Mountains is coming up Saturday night in Marion, VA at the Lincoln Theater.  Log on to their website for ticket information.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

The Champions 4 Children Conference is coming up Tuesday, March 15 at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center.  For more information visit the conference website.