Earn your high school diploma for free
The state of Tennessee will pay for your high school equivalency diploma test, as long you complete pre testing requirements with the program. Call 865-657-1138, for more information or to schedule your pre testing. We are located at the American job center in Morristown.
2018 Cherokee High School Football Season Tickets & Reseved Parking Places
Cherokee football season tickets will be available beginning Tuesday July 31. The cost is $40.00 per seat. It’s a great deal (regular admission is $6.00). Call the school at 272-6507 to schedule a time to come by and pick them up. Cherokee has home games this season against Campbell Couty, South-Doyle, Morristown East, Cocke County, and Tennessee High.
The Mobuck Football Booster Club is again offering reserved parking places at all Cherokee home games. The cost is $50.00 per parking place. Call the school at 272-6507 or Dr. Blaine Jones at 272-3150 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your parking place.
Friday, August 17
The Rogersville VFW Auxiliary & VFW Members Fundraiser Dance
The Rogersville VFW Auxiliary & VFW Members are having a fundraiser dance
August 17th for our kids Christmas fund. It will be hosted by DJ Mark Potenza so come on out and support a wonderful cause and enjoy your favorite dance music! All door proceeds and donations go directly to the kids Christmas fund. How many kids we adopt depends on how much money we can raise so please help us help them. Dance starts 8:30-1:00 must be 21.
Saturday, August 18
8th Annual Ride Like Hale Event
The Chip Hale Center’s 8th Annual Ride Like Hale bicycling event will be this Saturday, August 18th beginning at 8 am. As the bicyclists will be riding on several roads throughout the city and county, we ask that you please be careful and watch for bicycles and slow moving vehicles. We would also ask that you keep your pets secured until noon as our ride will be finished by that time. Some of the routes traveled will be: Main Street, Depot, Broadway, McKinney Avenue, Burem Road, Webster Valley, Melinda Ferry, Butcher’s Valley, Goshen Valley, Miller’s Bluff, Longs Bend, Christians Bend, Old Highway 70, and several areas on Highway 66. Thank you for your cooperation. For more information about the ride or any other information about the Chip Hale Center, you may visit our website at www.chiphalecenter.org or call us at 272-3966.
3rd Annual Ride Against Cancer & Benefit Singing
$10 registration fee per bike. Kickstands up at noon. Ride will leave Hancock County Rescue Squad Building in Sneedville. Ride will continue through Claiborne Co., Hancock Co., through Jonesville, then back to Clinch River Market for Benefit Singing.
Ride: Noon until 4:00 pm., Benefit Singing: 2:00 - 7:00 pm.50/50 raffle. Door prizes. Food: $5 per plate: Soup beans & cornbread or hotdog plate with chips and slaw. All proceeds go to "Hope for Hancock"
Any questions, contact Tony Seal 423-300-7751, Gary Nichols 423-300-1441, Keith Fleenor 423-736-1575, Rick Eldridge 423-300-8568 or Shane Baker 423-300-9893. Rain Date August 25, 2018.
Sunday, August 19
Horne-Horn Reunion August 19 at Eastman Shelter #9. All relatives come and bring covered dishes to share and bring drinks. Bring photo albums from past years. For more information, call 423-345-2683.
Monday, August 20
Hawkins County Budget Committee Meeting
1:30pm in the Meeting Room at the Administration Building on Washington Street in Rogersville.
Wednesday, August 22
Hawkins County Solid Waste Committee Meeting
1:00pm in the Meeting Room at the Administration Building on Washington Street in Rogersville.
Saturday, August 25
Car, Truck, Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet
Sponsored by The Hawkins County Cancer Support Group at Rogersville City Park from 10:00 am. until 2:00 pm. Entry fee: $10 donation per vehicle. Vendors:$25(no food vendors) Everyone must furnish their own tables and chairs. Dash plaques will be given out to the first 75 who register. A trophy for Best of Show & trophys for Peoples Choice for Car, Truck and Motorcycle will be given. By attending you will be helping us help cancer patients in our community who are your friends, relatives and neighbors. For more information call John Jones 423-345-2427 or Betty Goins 423-345-3049
Friday, August 31
Carter's Valley Volunteer Fire Department BBQ Dinner
Friday, August 31, 2018 11:00 am. until 7:00 pm. at 5740 Carters Valley Rd. All proceeds go toward operating costs of the Carter's Valley Volunteer Fire Dept. Menu: BBQ Sandwich, Baked Beans, French Fries & Cole Slaw. Eat In $8.00 or Take Out $7.00 Delivery to Plants or Workplaces. 423-357-1785 to phone in orders.
Friday & Saturday, August 31 & September 1
Surgoinsville Riverfront Festival 2018
Block Party Friday, August 31 from 4:00 pm. until 10:00 pm. Parade begins at 6:00 pm.
Riverfront Festival Saturday, September 1 from 12 noon - 10:00 pm.
Hot dogs, hamburgers, funnel cakes and more. Car show, tractor show, horseshoe pitching tournament, train rides, hay rides, inflatables, live music. Fireworks at 10:00 pm.
Saturday, September 1
5th Annual Hancock Co. Rescue Squad Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show September 1, 2018*
$10 entry fee. 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at the New Hancock County High School in Sneedeville, TN. 1st & 2nd place winners will be on next years T-Shirt, 3rd place winner will receive a plaque. First 50 entries will receive a dash plaque. Concessions will be available. All proceeds go toward equipment purchases for the rescue squad. Any questions, contact captain Tony Seal 423-300-7751. Hancock Co. Rescue Squad is not responsible for any accidents or injuries. *Rain date: September 8, 2018.
Flea Market at Romeo Community Center
Flea Market set for September 1, on Lonesome Pine Trail at Romeo Community Center, beside Romeo Church. Those wishing to set up may contact 329-5697. Produce sellers welcome. Set up fee $10.00.
Saturday & Sunday, September 8 & 9
Exploring Poetry & Storytelling
The Rogersville Arts Council presents "Exploring Poetry & Storytelling" featuring Professional Poet, Jane Hicks of Kingsport, and Professional Storyteller, Marjorie Shaefer, of Johnson City. on Saturday, September 8, & Sunday, September 9. Workshops are scheduled on Saturday and will cover both spoken arts forms. Admission fee for 1 workshop is $15, or attend both for $25.
A public performance will be held Sunday September 9th at 3pm. featuring Poet Tata Andres, and Storyteller, Hannah Gillenwater Also featuring Jane Hicks and Marjorie Shaefer. After the official concert, there is an open mic session showcasing 4 students from the workshops. Admission for the concert is just $5. The venue for all events is Cherokee High School Little Theater, Hwy 66, Rogersville TN.
Wednesday, September 12
Christian-Sells Funeral Home Free Movie Day
Christian-Sells Funeral Home invites everyone to Cinema 4 in Rogersville, for a FREE movie showing on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. The movie for September is "The Apple Dumpling Gang" starring Bill Bixby, Susan Clark, and Don Knotts. The movie will be Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.
All ages are invited and welcome to come!
Hawkins County Special Olympics
Hawkins County Special Olympics is presently accepting applications. For more information about getting an application call Christy at 423-327-9158.
Hancock Manor Nursing Home is hiring
Hancock Manor Nursing Home is looking for full time LPNs for 12 hour shifts both days and evenings. We are also looking for a full time RN, Moday-Friday and a part time RN for Weekends..We have a great benefit package and a competitive pay scale.
At Hancock Manor Nursing Home we proudly serve our close-knit community with skilled nursing and rehabilitation services that include outpatient therapy, wound care management, IV therapy, long-term care, dementia care palliative care and respite stays. Our goal is to enhance individual quality of life through personalized care.
You can apply online at www.hancockmanor.com and look for careers, or call us today at 423-733-4783 and speak to our Director of Nursing. Come be a part of our dedicated and caring nursing team.
The Appalachian Homesteaders Association
The Appalachian Homesteaders Association meet the first Tuesday of every month at Holston Electric Auditorium in Rogersville at 7 pm. The purpose of the association is to share knowledge of sustainable agriculture, homestead systems and small acreage farming with association members and the entire community. There are many topics of interest including, but not limited to, home water and power supply, raising poultry and small animals, sustainable farming, growing and using medicinal herbs, beekeeping and permaculture. For more information, call (423) 272-2309 or email email@example.com
Coast Guard Auxiliary
We are coming to Cherokee and Douglas Lake to serve the boaters in distress and assist in Recreational Boating Safety. We are an all Volunteer Force Multiplier created in 1939 by the US Coast Guard to serve and help in local and regional water. We are actively recruiting for members in the East TN area. Contact us at http://join.cgaux.org for a Recruiter to contact you.
Rogersville Laundry Ministry
First Christian Church, Burem Missionary Baptist Church, & Henard Chapel Baptist Church have partnered to provide a laundry ministry in Rogersville. Free Laundry night is on Thursday from 5-7pm at West Rogersville Coin Laundry on Locust Street and Dirty Dudz Coin Laundry on Main Street beside the car wash. The ministry provides all supplies for doing Laundry including soap, Bleach, Softener, Dryer sheets, etc. in addition to the quarters for the machines (up to $10 per household). All donations will be accepted. For more information or to make a donation please contact Dawnel Newhouse at 1-937-661-5706 or visit the Rogersville Laundry Ministry Facebook page.
Hawkins County Cancer Support Group Monthly Meeting
The Hawkins County Cancer Support Group will meet on the second Monday of each month except in December at 6:00pm at the Hope Community Church on Highway 11W in Rogersville. Our Mission is to educate and inform, as well as, to financially assist families as needs arise. Travel is expensive, medicines are expensive, and like can be hard after a diagnosis of Cancer.
Telamon Early Head Start
We are recruiting children for our Early Head Start center that is located in the Greene County side of Bulls Gap. Telamon Early Head Start is accepting applications for free child care for families with children six weeks to 3 years of age. Services include free childcare five days a week. For more information and to see if you qualify, contact Telamon at (423) 721-4004. That’s (423) 721-4004.
Pickin on the Porch
Pickin on the Porch of the Bulls Gap Railroad Museum every Friday from 7:00 p.m. til 9:00 p.m. Live jam session, Bluegrass and Gospel, no amps.
Niswonger Performing Arts Center 2018-2019 Performance Schedule
Niswonger Performing Arts Center, in the heart of the Greenville Downtown Historic District will feature many famous performers and plenty of entertaining shows during their 2018-2019 Season. Musical performances along with comedy, holiday specials, musicals and ballet round out the season. For more information, please visit the NPAC website at ww.npacgreeneville.com
Free Adult Education Classes
Adult Education classes are offered M-F 8-3 and night classes are offered M & Thurs 5-9. We have free classes and free testing. It is the best time to work on obtaining your High School Equivalency degree. We also have access to different programs for financial aid if students are interested in furthering their education after getting their diploma. Call 423-500-1020, leave a message we will get back to you!
Services for special needs children and young adults
Local school systems provide services for special needs children and young adults, ages 3 years to 21 years, who reside within the system's district. If you have or know children who are not currently being served, please contact:
Hawkins County Schools, 272-7629, ext. 2400 Rogersville City School, 423-272-7651
Rogersville Kiwanis Club
The Rogersville Kiwanis Club meets every Tuesday at 12:00pm at the Hale Springs Inn in Rogersville. For more information call Pam Mayo 423-272-7354.
Greenlight A Veteran
America's veterans are some of our nations bravest hard working men and women. Greenlight A Veteran is a campaign to establish visible national support for our veterans by changing one light to green. Change one light in a visible location in your home or office to green and keep it glowing every day as a symbol of support and appreciation for our veterans. For more information visit www.greenlightavet.com
Mooresburg Friends & Neighbors Thift Store
Mooresburg's Friends & Neighbors Thrift Store located next to the Post Office is a store for ALL SEASONS! We are open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday each week from 10:00AM–3:00 PM Items include BBQ tools, clear vases-perfect for holiday decorating, household items, books, CD's, DVD's, TV's, hiking boots, shoes of all kinds & sizes, winter coats, jackets, sweaters, clothing for relaxing or a snappy outfit for any holiday gathering or church, and many other useful items. All proceeds benefit the Mooresburg Community Center a non-profit organization that provides over 45 hot meals per day. For more information call 423-293-0073
New Hawkins & Hancock County Adult Education Classes
Classes are being offered Monday - Friday starting at 8:00am and at night on Tuesday & Thursday. Contact the lead instructor Jennifer Greene at 423-300-3368 for more information.
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Lighthouse Community Center
Lighthouse Community Center is open every Tuesday from 11:00am-4:00pm on 712 Caney Creek Road across from the Striggersville Fire Department. They have plenty of items to choose from. We accept all Donations! All proceeds benefit the needy in our community.
Mooresburg Friends & Neighbors Thift Store
Mooresburg Friends & Neighbors Thift Store are open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday each week from 10:00-3:00pm. All Proceeds Benefit Mooresburg Community Center a nonprofit organization that provides over 45 hot meals per day. For more information call 423-293-0073.
Rogersville Rotary Club
The club meets every Tuesday at 12:00pm at the Ballad Hawkins County Memorial Hospital.
East Tennessee Young Bluegrass Musician's Contest
Rogersville City School
Hawkins County Girl Scouts
Rogersville Heritage Association
Rogersville Main Street Program
Rogersville 4th of July Celebration
Hawkins County Election Commission Meetings
The commission meets on the 2nd Monday of each month at 3:45pm in the Election Office conference room on the 2nd floor of the Courthouse Annex to conduct any business that comes before the commission. Anyone who needs special accommodations in order to attend should contact Donna Sharp at 272-8061 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Requests should be made at least 2 days before the scheduled meeting.
Hale Springs Inn First Wednesday Art Show
All artwork is available for purchase on the first Tuesday of the month opening show and remains available for the rest of the month until the next first Tuesday. The opening Tuesday art show also features music and free d'oeuvres.
Rogersville Alcoholic Anonymous Meetings
Tuesday at 8:00pm and Saturday at 7:00pm at Rogersville First United Methodist Church on 110 Colonial Road(use back entrance). Sunday at 7:00pm at Wellmont Hospital, Conference Room. Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday at 7:00pm at Mooresburg Community Center on 319 McNeil Circle. Call 235-9535 for further information.
Rogersville Al-Anon Meeting
Saturday at 7:00pm at Rogersville First United Methodist Church on 110 Colonial Road(use back entrance and go to the 2nd floor). Call 235-9535 for further information.
Rogersville Narcotic Anonymous Meeting
Thursday at 7:00pm at Wellmont Hospital , Conference Room. Call 235-9535 for further information.
Rogersville Community Based Outpatient Walk-In Flu Clinic for Veterans
The is open Monday-Friday from 8:00am-3:00pm and is closed on federal holidays. Regulations require that veterans be enrolled at Mountain Home or one of the community based outpatient clinics and veterans must meet Center for Disease Control guidelines.
Rogersville Civitan Club
The Rogersville Civitan Club meets on the first and the third Tuesday of each month at the Brickoven Kitchen in Rogersville. The address is 1206 East Main Street. Meetings start at 6:30 pm. If you have any questions, please call Judith @ 272-8135 or Rebecca @ 921-0567.
Hawkins Habitat for Humanity
Please help Hawkins Habitat for Humanity help others by your generous support in whatever way you can.Give us call or email us if you have questions. Also call or email and talk with us about volunteering or donating. If no one answers the phone, leave a message and your call will be returned. 272-1830.
CEASE Domestic Violence ans Sexual Assault
CEASE Domestic Violence and Sexual Assualt aids in developing and securing resources for victims of family violence and sexual assault, and provides santuary to victims and their families. It is a nonprofit organization serving Claiborne, Grainger, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, and Union Counties in East Tennessee. Our program has two emergency shelters in Hamblen and Claiborne Counties with a combined total of 26 beds. CEASE was founded in 1980 in response for the need for safe shelter for women and children who were displaced from their homes because of domestic violence. In 1999, it became a dual issue program, also responding to the need for crisis services and advocacy for victims of sexual assault. CEASE, Inc. provides services to persons without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity (or expression), religion, handicap or disability. CEASE prohibits harrassment by employees based on race, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity (or expression), religion, and national origin. For more information, call 423-581-7029. The 24 hour hotline is: 1-800-303-2220.