On Dec. 1 Rogersville should change its name to Christmasville because that’s what the city will be all about from sun up to sundown with multiple Christmas themed programs anchored by the parade and the historic homes tour.
It's been about a decade since a massive renovation was completed at the 194-year-old Hale Springs Inn, and the inside of the old building is due for a bit of paint and polish.
The Heritage Lites Youth Leadership Program is a service organization involving participants from Cherokee High School and several home-schooled students in Hawkins County.
Annual celebration honors youth members for their community service throughout the area.
Half a century ago Rogersville played a major role in the Davy Crockett mania that swept the nation, attracting thousand of people every year to its summer long “Davy Crockett Outdoor Drama” that was performed not far from the resting place of Crockett’s grandparents.