Sunday, January 14, 2018

King University vs Erskine

King vs Erskine Basketball

King University #4 Je'Don Young  against Erskine on Saturday.

Photos Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier/HeraldCourier.com

http://www.heraldcourier.com/sports/king-men-women-have-dominant-day-against-erskine/article_50fe7248-f8c8-11e7-b244-e38e274e6d5a.html

Ed Cressel Classic Wrestling Tournament

Ed Cressel Wrestling

Virginia High Matthew Dean wrestles with John Battle Bryson Deton during the Ed Cressel Wrestling Tourney on Saturday.

Photos Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier/HeraldCourier.com

http://www.heraldcourier.com/sports/lebanon-s-stoots-wins-in-cressel-classic/article_a1b739f6-f8e9-11e7-a960-4b3d9b61e526.html

Abingdon Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr Day

Hands were held during the singing of We Shall Overcome by those attending the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration in Abingdon, Virginia on Saturday.  The day started with a march along Main Street in Abingdon and the celebration taking place after inside Abingdon United Methodist Church.

Martin Luther King Jr Day

Photos Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier/HeraldCourier.com

http://www.heraldcourier.com/news/abingdon-remembers-king-years-after-civil-rights-leader-s-death/article_9c728ea7-ed48-5d7f-b5da-6eff1758d648.html

Patrick Henry Girls win over Northwood

Patrick Henry vs Northwood

Patrick Henry #14 Kaycee Deskins starts a break for the basket.

Photos Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier/HeraldCourier.com

http://www.heraldcourier.com/sports/king-men-women-have-dominant-day-against-erskine/article_50fe7248-f8c8-11e7-b244-e38e274e6d5a.html

Friday, January 12, 2018

Global Unity Exercise at YWCA

Divisiveness Artwork

Alana Simmons, Emory & Henry College, talks to the group of adults who participated in the Global Unity Project at the YWCA in Bristol, Tennessee.  The adults would answer questions about beliefs and other similar questions and then mark their answers with a string.  At the end of the exercise patterns were discovered showing that the more different we feel we are the more we are the same.

Photos Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier/HeraldCourier.com

http://www.heraldcourier.com/news/ywca-hosts-unity-project-to-discuss-diversity/article_9bffb834-f750-11e7-8f96-5b8485fa01ab.html

John Battle Boys and Girls over Virginia High Basketball

Virginia High vs John Battle

Virginia High #22 John Clifton gets teamed up by John Battle #21 Landon Casteel and #12 Dakota Worley under the basket.

Photos Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier/HeraldCourier.com

http://www.heraldcourier.com/sports/battle-boys-girls-defeat-virginia-high/article_bc5a4c28-f757-11e7-837f-936d31a63634.html