Under no circumstances will the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office contact anyone requesting money.
The CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (e.g., grocery stores and pharmacies), especially in areas of significant community-based transmission.
The Sullivan County Regional Health Department is primarily seeking RNs and LPNs at this time, but non-medical volunteers are also encouraged to sign up for local units of the Medical Reserve Corps.
Sullivan County’s school system lost nearly .36% of its WFTE-ADA compared to last year. That’s less than four-tenths of 1% and not close to the 2% decrease school system officials used to develop their budget for this year.
Less than a year after tearing down the Kingsport Inn, MIller’s announced the property the Inn had occupied was up for sale and listed with local firm Bennett and Edwards.
Sullivan County Administer of Elections Jason Booher is on a statewide committee developing resources, legal framework and precautions necessary to hold an election.
As of 6 p.m. (EDT) Thursday, the list of would-be candidates for the United States Congress had not been updated to reflect filings on April 2. The deadline to file was noon. The primary and election is in August.
Due to the stricter social distancing measures announced by local health and elected officials, the Sullivan County Clerk’s office is open only to drive-through service at Blountville. And the wait time Tuesday was about two hours — often for business not necessary due to the state’s extension of expiration deadlines.
Tennessee General Assembly seats that include representation of Sullivan County and are on the primary ballot in August include Senate District 4, House District 1, House District 2 and House District 3.
A new website helps you calculate how much toilet paper your household needs for specific amounts of time.