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    Friday, January 24, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              Scott Eddlemon, Executive Director                                                                                              Telephone: 423.392.8423E-Mail:scott@symphonyofthemountains.org  “Let’s Dance!”  Family Concert  Kingsport, TN – Symphony of the Mountains performs the ever-popular Family Concert as their first event of the New ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Monday, January 06, 2020
    KINGSPORT CHAMBER  NEWS RELEASE  Monday, January 6, 2020                                                                                             FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                 CONTACT:                                 Bob FeaginsExecutive Director of Communications & DevelopmentKingsport ChamberOffice: (423) ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Monday, November 25, 2019
    Hello, my name is Natalie Foulks. I am a graduate student in the department of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology at East Tennessee State University (ETSU). I am doing a study that involves determining the perceptions and hireability of young women who use glottal fry (e.g., a low, creaky, raspy voice). I am looking for people who are responsible for hiring at businesses. This study involves ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Friday, November 22, 2019
    KINGSPORT CHAMBER  NEWS RELEASE  Friday, November 22, 2019                                                                                        For Immediate Release                                                                                        CONTACT:                                 Miles A. BurdinePresident & CEOKingsport ChamberOffice: (423) 392-8807Mobile: (423) ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Friday, November 22, 2019
    KINGSPORT CHAMBER  NEWS RELEASE  Friday, November 22, 2019                                                                                       For Immediate Release                                                                                                CONTACT:                                 Bob FeaginsExecutive Director of Communications & DevelopmentKingsport ChamberOffice: (423) ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Friday, November 15, 2019
    November 15, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Robin ClearySanta’s Depot CoordinatorKingsport Chamber (423) 392-8822 (office)(423) 276-3065 (cell)      Santa’s Depot Celebrates the Arrival of Santaon November 23  KINGSPORT, Tenn.— November 23rd, Centennial Park (245 E. Main Street-Downtown Kingsport) will come alive with the magic of the holiday season from 1-4 pm.  Presented by Appalachian ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Thursday, November 14, 2019
    2020 Grant Funds Available for NonprofitsFirst Horizon Foundation opens call for 2020 funding considerationMEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 7, 2019 – Attention nonprofits: Do not miss the opportunity to apply for funding from First Horizon Foundation (the “Foundation”). First Horizon Foundation is accepting Nonprofit funding requests for the 2020 grant cycle. Eligible nonprofits are encouraged to submit their ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Wednesday, November 13, 2019
    Media Contact:NEWS RELEASEKim Borges                                                    Regions News Online:  regions.doingmoretoday.comRegions Bank                                                                Regions News on Twitter:  @RegionsNews317-221-6194  Open for Business: Regions Bank Unveils Modern Kingsport-AreaHeadquarters Branch  New location combines personal service with more ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Tuesday, November 12, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              Scott Eddlemon, Executive Director                                                                                               Telephone: 423.392.8423E-Mail:scott@symphonyofthemountains.org  Youth Orchestra Concert  Kingsport, TN – Symphony of the Mountains Youth Orchestra and Primo Orchestra will perform Saturday, Nov. 23 at 7:00 pm at ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Tuesday, November 05, 2019
    November 5, 2019  Contact: Stephanie Carsonfortuneteller@gypsycircuscider.com215.287.7046  Tennessee’s First Craft Cidery - Gypsy Circus Cider Company - Recognized as Good Food Awards Finalist  Kingsport, TN - Gypsy Circus Cider Company is among 16 cideries nationwide named as finalists for the 2020 Good Food Awards. Tennessee’s first craft cidery, Gypsy’s Whiskey Vaudevillian and Vaudevillian ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, October 31, 2019
    October 31, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACT:  Robin ClearyExecutive DirectorDowntown Kingsport AssociationE-mail: rcleary@kingsportchamber.org(423) 392-8814 office(423) 276-3065 cell  APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR KINGSPORT CHRISTMAS PARADEKINGSPORT, Tenn. (Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019) – The Downtown Kingsport Association is now accepting applications for the 2019 Kingsport Christmas ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Tuesday, October 29, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              Scott Eddlemon, Executive Director                                                                                               Telephone: 423.392.8423E-Mail:scott@symphonyofthemountains.org  Music for Symphonic Strings  Kingsport, TN – Symphony of the Mountains announces its upcoming concert, "Strings and Things” taking place Saturday, Nov. 9 ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Tuesday, October 15, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              Scott Eddlemon, Executive Director                                                                                               Telephone: 423.392.8423E-Mail:scott@symphonyofthemountains.org  Bwahahaha.... It's All Hallows' Eve at the Symphony!  Kingsport, TN – We're giving a "Best in House" Hallowe'en costume award at our next Symphony of the ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Wednesday, October 09, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEKari Matheney 423-343-9759karimatheney@kingsporttn.gov  Swimming into Halloween at the Kingsport Aquatic CenterKAC hosts Pumpkin Plunge on October 12  KINGSPORT, TN –October is spooky season, and the Kingsport Aquatic Center is celebrating with the annual Pumpkin Plunge from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on October 12.Join your favorite Toy Story characters for a party in the KAC’s indoor ...read more
    Categories: City of Kingsport
    Tuesday, September 24, 2019
    LEADERSHIP KINGSPORT  NEWS RELEASE  September 24, 2019                                                                          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                         CONTACT:                                 Vanessa Bennett, IOMExecutive Director of Operations & Leadership ProgramsKingsport ChamberOffice: (423) ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Tuesday, September 24, 2019
    Keep Kingsport Beautiful News Release      CONTACTRobin Cleary, Executive DirectorKeep Kingsport Beautiful 423-392-8814 Email: rcleary@kingsportchamber.org    Keep Kingsport Beautiful Earns State Recognition from Tennessee Department of Transportation and Keep Tennessee Beautiful  Kingsport, TN (September 19, 2019) – Keep Kingsport Beautiful has been recognized as a 2019 Award of Excellence ...read more
    Categories: Keep Kingsport Beautiful
    Wednesday, September 18, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEHannah Purdy423-440-9588hannahpurdy@kingsporttn.govCity of Kingsport Launches Podcast“From the City Desk” Premiers on September 19  KINGSPORT, TN – The City of Kingsport is exploring a new way to communicate with citizens by launching a podcast. “From the City Desk,” hosted by City Manager Chris McCartt, premiers its first episode this Thursday, September 19.  “One of my ...read more
    Categories: City of Kingsport
    Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    KINGSPORT CHAMBER  NEWS RELEASE  Tuesday, September 17, 2019                                                                                      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                        CONTACT:                                 Dana McMurrayDirector of Membership EventsKingsport ChamberOffice: (423) 392-8805Cell:  (423) ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Wednesday, September 11, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              Scott Eddlemon, Executive Director                                                                                               Telephone: 423.392.8423E-Mail:scott@symphonyofthemountains.org  Opera Comes To The Appalachian Highlands  Kingsport, TN – Symphony of the Mountains opens its fall season with two performances of Puccini’s beloved opera ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Friday, September 06, 2019
    Contact:  Paula Harris paula.harris@bargedesign.com | 615.252.4312Chief Marketing OfficerBarge Design Solutions, Inc.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    Barge Design Solutions Announces Great Place to Work® RecertificationNASHVILLE, Tenn. – (August 27, 2019) Barge Design Solutions, Inc., has been recertified as a great workplace for 2019-2020 by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Barge ...read more
    Categories: Member News
    Thursday, September 05, 2019
    Kingsport City Schools Media Advisory/Photo OpportunityThursday, September 5, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                               CONTACT: Marybeth McLainCommunications Editor Kingsport City SchoolsPh.: (423) 378.2123mmclain@k12k.com   Editors Note: Invitation attached WHAT: Dobyns-Bennett High School Science & Technology Center Ribbon ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Thursday, September 05, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEChris Markley423-229-9388chrismarkley@kingsporttn.gov  Kingsport Public Library Begins Strategic Plan Process  Kingsport, TN – The Kingsport Public Library is pleased to announce that it has begun a strategic planning process to set its directions for the next three to five years. Overseen by the Library’s board and a planning team, the planning process will help determine ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, September 05, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThursday, September 5, 2019www.STREAMWORKSeducation.org  CONTACT:Dennis Courtney423.579.4083dcourtney@streamworksineducation.org Who will you nominate? Appalachian Highlands Twenty Under 20 Class of 2020 KINGSPORT, Tenn. –  STREAMWORKS, Powered by Eastman in Education, presents the 2020 Appalachian Highlands Twenty Under 20 Awards which celebrates the outstanding ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, September 03, 2019
    For Immediate Release  August 30, 2019  Contact:Robin ClearyExecutive Director Keep Kingsport Beautiful423-392-8814    Keep Kingsport Beautiful & rEPUBLIC Services Conservation CampSet For September 3-5  Kingsport, Tenn. –Over 800 fourth grade students from Kingsport, Sullivan County, and Bristol are registered to attend the annual Conservation Camp for Fourth Graders held September 3, 4 and ...read more
    Categories: Keep Kingsport Beautiful
    Thursday, August 29, 2019
    August 29, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACT: James PhillipsEvent Organizer(423) 863-3998 cellRobin ClearyExecutive Director-Keep Kingsport BeautifulE-mail: rcleary@kingsportchamber.org(423) 392-8814 office(423) 276-3065 cell  The Halloween Bash Is Back and Better Than EverFri. October 25th & Sat. October 26th Tuesday’s Gone and The Benny Wilson Band $1500 Costume Contest  The Halloween Bash ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs, Keep Kingsport Beautiful
    Tuesday, August 27, 2019
    August 27, 2019MEDIA ALERTFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACT: James PhillipsEvent Organizer(423) 863-3998 cellRobin ClearyExecutive Director of Keep Kingsport BeautifulE-mail: rcleary@kingsportchamber.org(423) 392-8814 office(423) 276-3065 cell  The Halloween Bash Is Back and Better Than Ever  The Halloween Bash organizers are excited to unveil the entertainment and other details for this year’s ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs, Keep Kingsport Beautiful
    Tuesday, August 20, 2019
    SUPERWOMAN SMARTS SEEKING FLY GIRLS FOR ALL-GIRL ROBOT DRONE LEAGUE TEAM                                    STEM-Related Education and Early Exposure Substantially Empowers GirlsFriends of Superwoman Smarts will sponsor an all-girl robot drone league (RDL) team of six to eight girls, ages 9 to 150 years old, to compete in STREAMWORKS’ 2019 RDL Challenge “Tower Takeover.”  STREAMWORKS will host a ...read more
    Categories: KOSBE
    Thursday, August 15, 2019
    Kingsport City Schools News ReleaseThursday, August 15, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                 CONTACT: Marybeth McLainCommunications Editor Kingsport City Schools Ph.: (423) 378.2123mmclain@k12k.com  Editor's Note: KCS TVASS Composite Growth Score logo attached. School logos available upon request.Kingsport City Schools ...read more
    Categories: City of Kingsport
    Tuesday, August 13, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 13, 2019  Heather CookDirector of Public RelationsCity of Kingsport423-502-0541heathercook@kingsporttn.gov  Alicia PhelpsExecutive DirectorNortheast Tennessee Tourism Association423-262-0238alicia@northeasttennessee.org  Terri TalbertDirector of Community RelationsCity of Bristol423-989-5500 Ext 2055Tsmith-talbert@bristoltn.org  Keisha ShounDirector of ...read more
    Categories: City of Kingsport
    Friday, August 09, 2019
      Contact:  Paula Harris paula.harris@bargedesign.com | 615.252.4312Chief Marketing OfficerBarge Design Solutions, Inc.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:            Teresa Vander Molen Joins Barge Design Solutions, Inc.  Nashville, TN – (August 8, 2019) Teresa Vander Molen has joined Barge Design Solutions, Inc., as a Creative Lead in the firm’s Business Services Group.  Vander Molen's nearly 20 ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, July 25, 2019
    Kingsport City Schools News ReleaseThursday, July 25, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                 CONTACT: Marybeth McLainCommunications Editor Kingsport City Schools Ph.: (423) 378.2123mmclain@k12k.com  Editor's Note: KCS Hall of Fame logo and inductee headshots attached.  Kingsport City Schools Announces KCS Hall of Fame Class ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Monday, July 22, 2019
    Kingsport Chamber News Release  Monday, July 22, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACT: Lora BarnettExecutive Director of Workforce Development and Government RelationsKingsport Chamber(423) 392-8835lbarnett@kingsportchamber.org  Northeast Tennessee Chambers to host a breakfast with U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn  KINGSPORT, Tenn. –The Kingsport, Bristol, Greene County, and Johnson ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Friday, July 19, 2019
    Tennessee Small Business Development Center at East Tennessee State University: Kingsport Center News Release  Friday, July 19, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                  CONTACT:Caroline JonesMarketing & Administrative CoordinatorPh: (423) ...read more
    Categories: KOSBE
    Monday, July 01, 2019
    Kingsport ChamberNEWS RELEASE    Monday, July 1, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact:  Robin Cleary                                                                           Director, Keep Kingsport Beautiful (423) 392-8814 Office(423) 276-3065 Cell                                Volunteer with Keep Kingsport Beautiful at Fun Fest and getFREE admission to NeedToBreathe, Tyler Farr, and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Monday, June 24, 2019
    Kingsport ChamberNEWS RELEASE  Friday, June 21, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                           CONTACT:Vanessa BennettExecutive Director of Operations & Leadership ProgramsKingsport Chamber Office: (423) 392-8813vbennett@kingsportchamber.org    Kingsport Chamber to host Mack Riddle American Legion 66th Annual Independence Day ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 10, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEHannah Purdy(423)440-9588hannahpurdy@kingsporttn.gov  Kingsport Farmers Market Kicks Off Evening at the MarketCome out for a brand new farmers market experience  Kingsport, TN –The Kingsport Farmers Market is partnering with Visit Kingsport and the Downtown Kingsport Association on a brand new farmers market experience: the Evening at the Market series.  On the second ...read more
    Categories: City of Kingsport, Community
    Monday, June 03, 2019
    STREAMWORKS  News Release Thursday, May 30, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:                                Dennis CourtneyExecutive Director STREAMWORKSOffice: (423) 579-4083dcourtney@streamworkseducation.org  STREAMWORKS to host summer STEM camps for first through eighth graders  KINGSPORT, Tenn. –STREAMWORKS will host a series of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) based camps ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 03, 2019
    Fun Fest Announces Sunset Concert Series Entertainers:NEEDTOBREATHE & Andy Grammer to close Fun Fest 2019  Kingsport, TN – Fun Fest 2019 (July 12th – 20th) is proud to announce the entertainers for the 2019 Sunset Concert Series! Newsboys will kick off the series on Thursday, July 18th followed by Tyler Farr on Friday, July 19th. The festival finale will be NEEDTOBREATHE & Andy Grammer on ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 03, 2019
    Contact Information:Betsy Fleming Gray betsy@marketingbullpen.com(865) 251-5527      FOR IMMEDIATERELEASE      Rodefer Moss & Co joins forces with Fortner Smalley and Thrower, Blanton & Associates  (Knoxville, TN)Rodefer Moss&Co,PLLC,amulti-stateaccounting and advisoryfirm,ispleased toannouncethatitisexpanding itsservicesintheUpper EastTennessee/SouthwestVirginia area by merging ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, May 02, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 2, 2019    CONTACTRobin Cleary, DirectorKeep Kingsport Beautiful 423-392-8814 Email: rcleary@kingsportchamber.org    Keep Kingsport Beautiful  Taking It To The Streets WithNobody Trashes Tennessee Litter Prevention Projects  Kingsport, TN (May 2, 2019) – Keep Kingsport Beautiful recently received a $95,000 Special Litter Grant from the Tennessee Department of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs
    Wednesday, May 01, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Kristie Leonardkristieleonard@kingsporttn.gov423-224-2821    We’ll Meet You at the MarketKingsport Farmers Market kicks off its 2019 season  Kingsport, TN – The Kingsport Farmers Market officially welcomes you to its 2019 season this Saturday, May 4. To celebrate its grand opening, the market is kicking things off with a day full of live music, kids’ activities and more. ...read more
    Categories: City of Kingsport
    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 30, 2019  Robin ClearyExecutive DirectorKeep Kingsport Beautiful423-392-8814 (W)423-276-3065 (C )rcleary@kingsportchamber.org    Keep Kingsport Beautiful Is Hitting The Streets With Litter Prevention    Keep Kingsport Beautiful is excited to unveil new litter prevention projects this Thursday, May 2, 2019.  These projects, funded through a recently awarded TDOT ...read more
    Categories: Keep Kingsport Beautiful
    Wednesday, April 10, 2019
    Old Oak Festival returns for 24th year with outstanding activities for people of all ages By Jim Wozniak on March 28, 2019GREENEVILLE – Back for its 24th edition, the Old Oak Festival will again provide a wide array of exciting activities that will cater to the whole family and provide a first-class experience for guests on the historic grounds of Tusculum University. The festival will be held ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, March 29, 2019
    KINGSPORT CHAMBER  NEWS RELEASE  Friday, March 29, 2019                                                                                            FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                           CONTACT:                                   Ricardo AlvarezPresidentAnita’s Snack FoodsCell: (310) 633-1949ricardoa@lareinainc.com    Anita’s Snack ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASELewis Bausell423-229-9352lewisbausell@kingsporttn.gov  Arbor Day Celebration at Lincoln Elementary SchoolStudents will help plant a tree to celebrate Kingsport’s 33rd Arbor Day  Kingsport, TN – Vice Mayor Mike McIntire will issue a proclamation declaring Kingsport’s 33rd Arbor Day Celebration at noon on Friday, March 1 at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School.“Our trees are part ...read more
    Categories: Keep Kingsport Beautiful