Natural Tunnel State Park Events
September 20, 2014  Through 9/28/2014
The Natural Tunnel State Park located @ 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, Va will be having the following events: 9/20--Canoe The clinch, Cherokee Run @ 9am, Wild Cave Tour, Bowling Cave @ 2pm. 9/21--Kayak The Clinch @ 9:30am, Canoe The Clinch @ 2:30pm. 9/27--National Public Lands Day @ 9am, Canoe The Clinch @ 9am, Stock Creek Passage @ 2pm, Moon Lit Canoe Trip @ 6:30, Lighting The Tunnel-7pm-10pm. 9/28--Kayak The Clinch @ 9:30am, Canoe The Clinch @ 2:30pm. The Blockhouse Visitor Ctr will be open from 10am-6pm every Saturday & Sunday through Labor Day. For information call 276-940-1643.

Fall Rabies Clinics--Vaccinate Your Pets
September 25, 2014  Thursday @ 6pm
The TN Department of Health in cooperation with Local Veterinarians will be having Rabie Clinics on Thursday, September 25th, starting @ 6pm at the following locations: Bristol--Animal Medical, Ferguson Vet Hosp, Jones Animal, Volunteer Animal. Bluff City--Paws Of Hope, Tri-County Vet. Blountville--Central HS, Blountville Animal Clinic, Kingsport--Andes-Straley Vet Hosp, Colonial Hgts Animal Hosp, Indian Ridge Animal Hosp, Sullivan MS. Piney Flats--Appalachian Animal Hospital. Fee is $10.00. For more information call Jerry @ 423-279-1616, ext. 4.

Avoca Elementary School Fall Festival/ Auction Event
September 27, 2014  Saturday, 11am-2pm
Avoca Elementary School is having a Fall Festival on Saturday, September 27th from 11am-2pm. Games, Inflatables, and Live Auction starting at 2pm. Everyone is invited.

Color Me Chemistry 5k Fundraiser @ ETSU
September 27, 2014  Saturday @ 9:00am
This is a fundraising event for the ETSU Chemistry Department. All proceeds will go to the Chemistry department to help purchase lab supplies and equipment that will aid in the teaching of chemistry. The event itself is a chemistry-themed color run. So the race will relate to chemistry, the dyed cornstarch will be given names of elements that are used to color fireworks. Runners are encouraged to wear lab coats, safety glasses, or any other chemistry themed apparel while running in the event. A prize will be handed out to the best chemist costume. Go to for more information.

Tri Cities Golf Club 1st Annual Golf Tournament DAV Fundraiser
September 27, 2014  Saturday, 1:30pm Shotgun Start
Tri Cities Golf Club presents the 1st Annual Golf Tournament to Benefit The Disabled American Veterans, Chapter #39, Bristol Tn/Va. on Saturday, 9/27/2014 @ 1:30pm. Cost $75 per player, $300 per team & cost includes golf/cart/dinner/prizes. Sponsorships available. Contact Scott Jessee @ 423-444-1902 or

Virginia Highlands Air Show 2014, Abingdon Va
September 27, 2014  Saturday, Gates Open @ 9am
Virginia Highlands Airport @ Exit 13, 1-81, in Abingdon, Va, will be having The Largest Air Show In Southwest Virginia & Northeast Tennessee in Years on Saturday, September 27th. Gates Open @ 9am. Show starts @ 12:30pm. Go to: for more information. RAIN DATE---SUNDAY, 9-28-2014. EVERYONE IS INVITED!!

National Storytelling Festival, Jonesborough Tn
October 3, 2014  Through 10/5/2014
The National Storytelling Festival is October 3-5,2014, Jonesborough, Tn. Come hear Americas favorite storytellers at this nationally acclaimed, three day outdoor festival. The program features thrilling ghost story concerts, late night programs for adults, a Story Slam and more. On Friday & Saturday, stories begin @ 10am and conclude @ midnight. Sunday, 10am-4:30pm. Tickets are available on site. For tickets or more information, call 423-753-2171 or visit

October 8, 2014  & 10/9/2014
Free Health Fairs provided by SVCHS and ETSU James H Quillen College of Medicine Department of Family Medicine on Wednesday, 10/8/2014 @ Saltville Medical Ctr, 9am-3pm & Thursday, 10/9/2014 @ Meadowview Health Clinic, 10am-5pm. Free Services Include: Complete history & physicals, Lab-Work--Lipid Panel (Cholestarol) & Fasting Blood Sugars, Pap Smears, Prostate Exams, Vendor Exhibits with Free Giveaways. NO FOOD, ONLY WATER & BLACK COFFEE 12 HOURS B4 TESTING. NO APPOINTMENTS NEEDED. Sports Physicals included. For more information call: 276-669-5179.

Honor Flight NE Tennessee Sendoff
October 10, 2014  Friday @ 7am
The Honor Flight of Northeast Tennessee will have a War Veterans Send off to send our Veterans to Washington DC to see their memorial. Come out to meet them @ 7am @ the Best Western Hotel, Roan St, Johnson City, Tn before they leave on their trip. Everyone is invited. Bring your flag with you. For more information, call Edie @ 423-330-6189.

29th Annual Christmas Doll Show---ONE DAY ONLY
October 18, 2014  Saturday, 9am-4pm.
The 29th Annual Christmas Doll Show will be @ the Jonesborough Visitors Center on Saturday, October 18th, 9am-4pm. Antiques, Modern Collectables, Barbies & more. THE FINALE TO A GREAT 29 YEARS!! For more information call: 423-677-3501 or go to: