Wednesday, December 11
Please see the Cancellations page for a list of closings and delayed openings.
Wednesday, December 12
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 December is Dolly Parton's "Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love, starring Gerald McRaney, Dolly Parton and Alyvia Alyn Lind. Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, December 13
Education Committee Meeting
Education Committee Meeting December 13, 2018 at 5:15 p.m. in the Charles A. Fuller Training Room
Hawkins County Board of Education Meeting
The Hawkins County Board of Education will meet on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Charles A. Fuller Board Room/ Training Center for the regular monthly meeting. The Board of Education will discuss the Director of Schools' contract during the board meeting. The board meeting is open to the public.
Youth Villages Foster Care Informational Session
We will hold a foster care informational session on Thursday, Dec. 13 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The session will be held at the Youth Villages office at 3915 Bristol Hwy, Suite 101, Johnson City, TN 37601. To reserve a spot, contact Bonnie Peters at 423-283-6527.
Saturday, December 15
Rogersville Parks & Recreation Basketball Try-outs @ RCS Old Gym Saturday, Dec. 15
9:00am Pee Wee Girls, 9:30am Pee Wee Boys, lO:OOam Midget Girls, IO:30am Midget Boys, 11:00am Jr. Boys, 11:15am Co-ed
All new players or players moving to different league need to attend one try-out. Tiny Tots do not try out. For more information, call 272-2545. ALL practices and games will start in January. ALL players must be signed up by December 5, 2018.
Tuesday, December 18
Cherokee High School Music Department Benefit Dinner has been RESCHEDULED for Tuesday, December 18.
Rogersville City Board of Education Meeting
Notice is hereby given to the Citizens of the Town of Rogersville that the Rogersville City Board of Education will meet in Regular Session, Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. in the Board Room at the City School. Anyone needing special accommodations in order to attend this meeting should contact April Myers, ADA Coordinator, at 423-272-7651.
Monday - Wednesday, December 24 - 26
Rogersville City offices closed Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday December 24, 25 & 26
Rogersville TN City offices, will be closed on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday December 24th, 25th, and 26th for the Christmas Holiday. The garbage pickup for these days are: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, December 24,25 & 26 will be pick up on Thursday, December 27. For Thursday & Friday, December 27 & 28 the garbage will be picked up on Friday 28th. Please have it out by 7:00 a.m. or before this time.
Thursdays through March 17, 2019
Carters Valley Vol. Fire Dept. Station 1 Turkey Shoot
Carters Valley Vol. Fire Dept. Station 1 at 5740 Carters Valley Rd. will have Turkey Shoots every Thursday from 6:00 pm. to 9:00 pm. Traditional guns only.
Donations to the Hawkins County Humane Society
• The Hawkins County Humane Society is currently in urgent need of donations trying to stop potential staff reductions and reduction of services. This is the lowest in funding over the last several years.
• Only a small proportion of the Hawkins County Humane Society income is from adoptions and the local government. We really need donations now from people in and around Hawkins County to be sustainable.
• The Hawkins County Humane Society has a small staff and heavily leverages volunteers and overall assistance from the county.
• The Humane Society is very effective in Hawkins County saving numerous animal lives, over 360 dogs and cats are moved each year to new homes. Our shelter expenses are much more efficient
• The Humane Society also assists throughout the county in education & advocacy, connecting loss dogs/cats with owners, addressing animal abuse, etc.
• The Hawkins County Humane Society has an improving spay and neutering program reducing our county homeless population.
• The Humane Society accepts many types of donations including cleaning items, animal bedding, small blankets, cat litter, really needs volunteers to socialize dogs and cats, marketing/publicity assistance, animal photographer, communications and volunteer coordinator.
• Please help our urgent need for funding to the Hawkins County Humane Society, at PO Box 217, 5180 Highway 11W, Rogersville, TN 37857. You can also donate single payments or reoccurring payments at our Facebook and primary sites at https://www.facebook.com/pg/HCHS3785 & https://www.hawkinscountyhumanesociety.org/
• Our hours are 12:00 Noon – 5 PM, Tuesday – Saturday.
We had a lot of touching stories including 1) Ajax a blue heeler dropped off illicitly in front of our shelter and ‘owner’ drove off with the dog chasing him down the highway (on video). 2) Dog hit by a car and brought to shelter where local vet and community helped save the dog but had to remove leg but having a great ending and super picture going to a great home for the same person who found the injured dog and brought him to the shelter, and 3) older, blind and sweet diabetic dog was helped out with vet care and ended with a special adoption.
Collecting for Christmas
Cash Express invites you to join with us in the celebration of giving. We are pairing up to become a blessing to families in our community We will be accepting toys, coats, shoes(washable), clothing, and non perishable food items in many drop off locations in the area. We ask that all donations be received by December 15th in order to have them delivered in time for Christmas.
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.
NHC free 2 week State approved Nurse Tech Training Course
NHC is now accepting applications for our free 2 week State approved Nurse Tech Training Course at 993 east college street Pulaski, TN 38478 1-931-363-3572 call or come by we are located next to Hardee's. Start your healthcare career today.
Hawkins County Cancer Support Group
Hawkins County Cancer Support Group meets the 2nd Monday of each month 6:00 pm at Hope Community Church. For more information call 423-345-3049.
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 //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.
Fight For 5
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.