COVID-19 PCR TESTING EXPANDS IN THE NORTHEAST REGION ON AUGUST 18
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COVID-19 INFORMATION LINE REOPENING IN THE NORTHEAST REGION
The Northeast Regional Health Office serving Carter, Greene, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Unicoi and Washington Counties announces the reopening of the Regional COVID-19 Information Line at 423-979-4689. The information line will be available Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. EDT beginning Monday, August 9th.
“We want to be able to provide answers to general questions from the public due to the increase of COVID-19 activity in the Northeast Tennessee Region and across the state,” said Rebekah English, Director of the Northeast Regional Health Office.
People with concerns about their health should contact their health care provider. TDH has additional information available at www.tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov.html. The CDC has updated information and guidance available online at www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.
The Northeast Regional Health Office continues to offer free COVID-19 vaccines and COVID-10 testing at all eight local health departments. Click here for more info
Hawkins County Health Department.
We changed our COVID-19 testing hours effective July 1, 2021 from 8:30 am to 9:30 am at both the Rogersville and Church Hill Health Department locations. Attached are the current testing hours (Click Here) for all health departments in our 7 county region. Hawkins County HD's do encourage people to call each health department to pre-register for testing but it is not required.
Rogersville HD Phone #: 423~272-7641
Church Hill HD Phone #: 423-357-5341
COVID 19 Vaccine Information
The Northeast Public Health Region is offering free COVID-19 vaccines to any age 12 yr+ at local health departments. The Hawkins County Health Departments in Church Hill and Rogersville will vaccinate people who walk-in between 8:30 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday. No appointment is needed.
The Cherokee High School Mobuck Football Booster Club is ramping up efforts to recruit new members, sponsors and donors. Click here for more information.
Hawkins County Humane Society Looking for Donations for Yard Sale
Hawkins County Humane Society is looking for donations for their yard sale on September 25.
Please drop off your unwanted items to us at 5180 Highway 11W in Rogersville Tuesday through Saturday between 12 noon and 4:00 pm.
Monday, September 20 to Saturday, September 25
Persia Volunteer Fire Department Yard Sale and Bake Sale
From 9:00 am until 6:00 pm Lots of items
All proceeds to benefit Persia Volunteer Fire Department
Monday, September 20 to Friday, September 24
JRP Will Remain Closed Through This Week
Unfortunately, due to additional staff absences beyond what was anticipated last week, JRP will remain closed through this week (9/20-24/21). All students will return to class on Monday, September 27 at the normal time. We are sorry for the late notice. Parents, please contact your student's teacher or the front office staff at JRP for learning opportunities and resources. Teachers and staff who are able to work will be on site for online or phone conversations relative to student learning. Pick up meals will be offered from 11am-1pm each day for JRP students.
Tuesday, September 21
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, September 21,2021, at 5:00 p.m. Anyone needing special accommodations in order to attend this meeting should contact Dr. Karen Davis-Beggs, ADA Coordinator, at 272-7651.
Hawkins County Redistricting Committee Meeting
6:00 pm in the Adminstration Building on Washington Street in Rogersville.
Thursday, September 24
Personnel Committee Meeting
Personnel Committee Meting September 24, 2021 at 9am at 150 E. Washington Street.
Saturday, October 2
Lakeview Vol Fire Department Bass Tournment
Lakeview Vol Fire Department is having their Monthly Tournment, Saturday, Oct 2nd, 2021. Day Time Tournament. We would like to invite you to Fish in it. $25 a Boat, $10 will go towards LVFD, $15 will go toward the Places , will know how many places, upon registered for the tournament
(1 to 4 places). If u want to be part of the Big Fish it will be additional $5.00. So if u want in with Big Fish it’s $30 a Boat. Morning of tournament can start registering at 530am and Blast Off is at
safelight. Weight In @ 2pm ...... scales close at 2:45pm that gives everyone time to get boat loaded and FISH weighted In.
Quarryville Boat Access Gps: Jesus church Road Mooresburg Tn 37811
There will be No September Tournment. Call Gary Bryant for more info 423-327-4350.
Saturday, October 2 & Sunday, October 3
35th Annual Newport Harvest Street Festival
Free to the public! Newport, TN will be hosting the 35th Annual Newport Harvest Street festival. Join us for 2 fun filled days of music, arts, crafts, old timey area on the courthouse lawn, food and much more on October 2nd and 3rd 2021. For more information check out our FB page at Facebook.com/NewportHarvest StreetFestival
Tuesday, October 5
Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
The Ad Hoc Committee meeting with be held on October 5, 2021 at 6 pm in the County Commission Meeting Room.
Thursday, October 7
Education Committee Meting
Education Committee Meting October 7, 2021 at 5:15pm at 1722 E. Main Street, Rogersville
The "Driver's License Express" office is reopening two days a week
The "Driver's License Express" office is reopening two days a week, Tuesday and Wednesday, 9:00am to 3:00 pm. Driver thur location for vehicle registration renewal will now be open on Monday, Thursday and Friday. The main County Clerk Office locations will remain the same... Monday thru Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm. Rogersville & Church Hill County Clerk Locations (Main Offices) Regular Hours - Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm (vehicle registrations, business license, titling, boat registrations, marriage license etc.)
Driver Thru Location (Vehicle Registration & Renewals)
Monday 9:00am to 3:00pm, Thursday 9:00am - 3:00pm, Friday 9:00am - 3:00pm
Driver's License Express Office (renewals, duplicate license, Real ID, Hand Gun Permit renewals, Address Changes) We can not process New Drivers License, New ID's, New to State Drivers License, No Commercial Drivers License)
High School Exchange Program Still Needs Host Families
ERDT/SHARE! High School Exchange Program
High School Exchange Program still needs host families for exchange students who are hoping to arrive in August. Families need not have children in the home to qualify to host an exchange student. The host family provides a bed, meals, and a caring home environment. Students will attend local high schools. If you have ever thought about hosting an exchange student, now is the time to call for more information. Call 800-941-3738,
The Lighthouse Community Center
The center will be open each Wednesday from 11:00am-4:00pm located on 712 Caney Creek Road in Rogersville. The Health Safety Standards of masks and social distancing will be in place.
Information regarding Coronavirus Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payments
IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT COVID - 19 YOU CAN CALL:
423-433-6110 OR 833-822-5523.
Hawkins County Republican Headquarters
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Singles Ministry 50 +
Come walk with us as we grow in Christ, support each other, share stories and continue our journey with God. Every 4th Saturday of the Month, 9:30am to 11am at the Lighthouse Assembly of God, 2445 W. Andrew Johnson Hwy, Greeneville, TN 37743
Community Lending Libraries
The Hancock and Hawkins County Health Departments & the College of Public Health at ETSU are providing three community lending libraries located at each of the health departments. The “Little Libraries” will be located outside in Rogersville and Church Hill and inside at Sneedville. To donate new or gently used children’s books, please contact one of the health departments. For more information, call the Hancock County Health Department at 423.733.2228, Church Hill Health Department at 423.357.5341 or the Rogersville Health Department at 423.272.7641. Health Departments are open Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm.
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.
Hawkins County Cancer Support Group
Hawkins County Cancer Support Group meets the 2nd Monday of each month (except December) at 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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.
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
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 email@example.com. 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.