• News for Community

    Tuesday, August 03, 2021
    Kingsport Chamber News Release Tuesday, August 3, 2021FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Bob FeaginsExecutive Director of Communications & DevelopmentKingsport Chamber         Office: (423) 392-8815Mobile: (423) 967-8839bfeagins@kingsportchamber.org  Kingsport Chamber Annual Dinnerpostponed to February 2022 Event rescheduled due to concerns around the large percentage of unvaccinated people and rising ...read more
    Categories: Arts, Chamber News & Board Highlights, Member News, Chamber Events & Programs, Community
    Thursday, July 29, 2021
    Kingsport Chamber News Release  Friday, July 29, 2021FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACT: Lora BarnettExecutive Director of Workforce Development and Government RelationsKingsport Chamber(423) 392-8835lbarnett@kingsportchamber.org    Kingsport Chamber & American Job Center of Northeast Tennessee to host job fair at Kingsport Farmers Market    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The Kingsport Chamber and the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber Events & Programs
    Thursday, July 22, 2021
    Fun Fest Announces Matthew West to Headline Tonight’s Concert FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                    CONTACT:                Emily ThompsonDirectorFun Fest Mobile: (423) 863-2960EThompson@VisitKingsport.com  KINGSPORT, Tenn. (Thursday, July 22, 2021) –Late yesterday evening the Fun Fest team received word that due to illness, ...read more
    Categories: Arts, Chamber Events & Programs, Community
    Friday, May 21, 2021
    Kingsport, TN - Fun Fest, which celebrates its 40th Anniversary July 16th – 24th, is proud to announce the lineup for the 2021 Sunset Concert Series. Crowder will kick off the series on Thursday, July 22nd followed by Old Crow Medicine Show on Friday, July 23rd.  The festival finale, presented by Eastman, will be Darius Rucker on Saturday, July 24th.   Thursday night’s Contemporary Christian ...read more
    Categories: Arts, Chamber Events & Programs, City of Kingsport, Community
    Wednesday, May 12, 2021
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Sharon HayesKeep Kingsport Beautiful Director(423) 392-8814      Keep Kingsport Beautiful’s “Saturday in the Gardens” Tour to be held Saturday, June 19, 2021  KINGSPORT, Tenn.—Keep Kingsport Beautiful’s popular “Saturday in the Gardens” fundraiser returns on Saturday, June 19, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  The tour is sponsored by Eastman.  All proceeds go to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Events & Programs, City of Kingsport, Community, Keep Kingsport Beautiful
    Tuesday, March 09, 2021
    Press Release – For Immediate ReleaseContact: Bertina Dew, Executive Director Mobile: 423-863-1280 Email:  dewbertina@gmail.comKingsport Ballet – 201 Cherokee Street – Kingsport, TN 37660  Kingsport Ballet To Stage Beloved Ballet - Coppelia April 2021 Production at Niswonger Performing Arts Center  Kingsport, TN – After more than 25 years, Kingsport Ballet prepares to re-stage the ballet ...read more
    Categories: Community, Member News
    Tuesday, February 09, 2021
    LEADERSHIP KINGSPORT  NEWS RELEASE  February 9, 2021                                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                         CONTACT:                                Vanessa Bennett, IOMExecutive Director of Operations & Talent Development Kingsport ChamberOffice: (423) ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber Events & Programs
    Tuesday, February 09, 2021
    Kingsport ChamberDowntown Kingsport Association  NEWS RELEASE  Tuesday, February 9, 2021                                                                                       For Immediate Release                                                                                                CONTACT:                                 Bob Feagins Executive Director of Communications & ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber Events & Programs
    Friday, February 05, 2021
    February 5, 2021 Attention: SPORTS/NEWSFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Jeremy Boler Office: (865) 286-2338Email: jboler@boydsportsllc.com  KINGSPORT AXMEN IDENTITY ANNOUNCED  Kingsport, TN – Kingsport Baseball welcomes their new team identity as the Kingsport Axmen. The new identity comes as the Appalachian League partners with Major League Baseball (MLB) and USA Baseball.   Not only does one of ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 03, 2021
    KINGSPORT, Tenn., January 29, 2021 – Eastman will celebrate Black History Month in February with a series of events centered around the theme of "Imagining a World Where…" All the events will be virtual and viewable by Eastman employees and the general public.  "We are so excited to have this lineup of speakers for Black History Month," said Elaine Stallworth Washington, global chair of ...read more
    Categories: Community