The Abingdon Arts Depot recently took in new exhibits that will show until July 9.
If you wished your community would band together and really do something to help children and families, well, it is, in a big, strong way.
Last year, Kingsport’s Living History Farm, Exchange Place, inaugurated a new event, Heritage Sunday, which allowed people to tour the farmstead on certain select days.
Brad Sasser’s idea of ministering to people may be a little different from most pastors.
Bristol’s TV market woke up to a new show on June 4 — that’s a Saturday — broadcast from Nashville, Tennessee.
Get the chords right, and you could be a star — unless you’re a woman, and then, as in “Her Country” by Marissa R. Moss, your entire career could make you fret.
Someday, in the not-so-distant future, I expect my as-yet-to-be-conceived grandchild to climb upon my knee and say, “Grandpappy, tell me about the time you lost a significant amount of hearing in your left ear.”
My dad was a simple man. He loved simple food, like the cornbread his mother baked every day. Simple people, who never tried to put on airs. And simple pleasures, like hunting and fishing and being with me.
Popular Tri-Cities writer Kathy Jacobs lives in West Virginia but has homes in the Bristol and Abingdon area. So, hey — we’ve kind of adopted her into the roster of local writers, right?
I’m working on a do-it-yourself project. I have a vision for it and an idea in my mind of how I would like to go about it.
A falconer might “train” a hawk, but the bird’s in charge. When you hunt with a hawk, you are its “partner,” not its master, as the author of "The Hawk's Way" writes.
We’re fostering a new generation of groundhogs here on the compound.
Last month, I celebrated great mothers in literature, so it’s only fitting that I now turn to the great fathers that can be found in books.
If you’re not sure what tasty treat to make to celebrate the fourth of July here are a few delicious and patriotic ideas.
Barbecuing brings joy to many people during any season of the year. You might not be thinking about some very real health risks associated with it though.
The experiment: A massive Cheez-It, which is 16 times the standard size, serves as the base for Taco Bell's new "Big Cheez-It Tostada."
Q: I just finished your article on water sensors and was disappointed you did not mention whole house water shut-off valves. I recently experienced water damage that required 90% of my wood floors to be replaced at an insured cost of about $55,000.
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While you may never be on the Martha Stewart or Ina Garten level of home entertaining, there’ s no reason you can’ t aspire to these mega-hostesses’ easy, breezy entertaining philosophies. And while you’ re at it, you can aspire to host for less— making Friday night dinners or Sunday brunch for the friends you call family affordable, digestible and eminently enjoyable...
Ferdinand Marcos Jr., the namesake son of an ousted dictator, has been sworn in as Philippine president. His rise to power comes 36 years after an army-backed “People Power” revolt booted his father from office. But in his inaugural speech, Marcos Jr. defended the legacy of his late father, who he said accomplished many things that were not done since the country’s independence. Activists and survivors of the martial law era say the political comeback was pulled off by whitewashing his family’s image. Protests were staged at the same time as Marcos Jr.'s inauguration Thursday at the steps of the National Museum in Manila. Marcos called for unity and avoided the mention of human rights abuses under his father's rule.
California lawmakers have approved a nearly $308 billion spending plan. Lawmakers on Wednesday sent the annual operating budget to Gov. Gavin Newsom, who is expected to sign it into law. The budget includes money to cover abortions for women who can't afford them. It also will pay for the health care of all low-income adults who are living in the country illegally. The centerpiece of the budget is a plan to send tax refunds to 23 million Californians to help pay for record high gas prices. Most households will receive checks from between $200 and $1,050, depending on how much money they make.
Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to begin a two-day visit to Hong Kong to mark the 25th anniversary of the city’s handover to mainland China, with a raft of heightened security measures and thousands of guests put into quarantine ahead of the celebrations. Xi, who has not left mainland China since the pandemic began 2 1/2 years ago, will attend a ceremony marking Hong Kong’s return to Chinese rule and officiate an inauguration ceremony for the new government led by incoming leader John Lee on Friday. He is expected to arrive by high-speed train on Thursday afternoon and visit the city's Science Park. Xi will also meet with pro-Beijing politicians and tycoons, according to local media reports.
Jonathan Annicks was 18 when a gunman shot him outside his Chicago home, leaving him paralyzed and in a wheelchair. His shooter was never caught. The Associated Press first reported on his story a few months after the 2016 incident. Since then he's gone to college and become a mentor for others with spinal cord injuries. While he's shown the world a brave face and “can do” spirit, the years since the shooting have had ups and downs. It's a reminder that overcoming tragedy can be messy. But, as he has from the start, he’s leaned on his family to help get him through. He dreams of a life with even more independence and a family of his own.
Want to keep your garbage can smelling fresh until trash day? Try this hack from @cleanwithvickyx and use a product made for you bathroom in your kitchen instead.
TikTok creator @..emmy.m figured out the true purpose of the bolt in your sink strainer: to unscrew and allow you to clean underneath. If you have a funny odor in your kitchen, this could be the culprit.
If you haven’t been cleaning the vent under your fridge, you might be in for an unpleasant surprise. TikTok creator @vanesamaro91 shows you exactly why this needs to be on your to-do list.
TikTok is full of helpful cleaning hacks that make some of the most unpleasant chores weirdly satisfying. Try these hacks next time you need to do a deep clean.
Fourth of July celebrations involve a lot of fun activities, food and fireworks. Here is how you can keep your pet safe during the celebrations.
Scientists found that dogs that had been trained to detect COVID-19 could also identify long COVID patient samples with a "high sensitivity."
Researchers in Germany say dogs can sniff out when a person is suffering from Long COVID symptoms.
If you’re planning to hit the road in 2022, especially for the first time with a pet, here's what you need to know about road-tripping with a dog.