Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Rangers win Boys and Girls games Monday

Unaka vs Hampton Baseball

Unaka #15 Nick Nunley and #5 Bryson Street celebrate another run for Unaka.

Unaka vs Hampton Baseball

Hampton #40 Hunter Hayes misses the ball as Unaka #14 Devin Ramsey slides safe into third.

Photos Earl Neikirk/Neikirk Image/Elizabethton Star

https://www.elizabethton.com/2019/04/17/rangers-win-marathon-battle-with-hampton/

Unaka vs University High Softball

Unaka #30 Erica Potter is safe at third after a dropped throw.

Unaka vs University High Softball

Unaka #11 Sadie Shoune pitches against University High.


Photos Earl Neikirk/Neikirk Image/Elizabethton Star

https://www.elizabethton.com/2019/04/17/lady-rangers-prevail-in-eight-innings-over-uh-8-7/

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Boy Scouts train for Aviation Merit Badge Saturday

BSA Aviation Merit Badge Day at TCRA

Northeast State Community College instructor Richard Blevins performs a visual check of fluids in his airplane during BSA Day at Tri-City Aviation to Troop 99 and Troop 94.  Saturday, April 13, Tri-Cities Airport (TRI) will hosted an aviation merit badge event for 60 members of the Sequoyah Council, Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Held at Tri-City Aviation, the day featured a tour of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Tower, a demonstration of aircraft preflight checks, and exploration of various aviation careers. 

Photos Earl Neikirk/Neikirk Image/HeraldCourier.com

ETSU Spring Football Game Saturday

ETSU Spring Football 2019

ETSU Spring Football Quarterback #18 Cameron Lewis hands off to #8 Jacob Saylors during spring game on Saturday.

ETSU Spring Football 2019

Photos Earl Neikirk/Neikirk Image/HeraldCourier.com

https://www.heraldcourier.com/sports/qb-cameron-lewis-stands-tall-in-etsu-spring-football-game/article_add712b8-5e5c-11e9-af6b-b7b491953cfe.html

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Tri Cities Airport gets new flights from American Airlines in 2019

American Airlines starts Daily service to  Dallas Fort Worth from Tri-Cities starting in September 2019.

TriCities Airport Announcement

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TRI-CITIES AIRPORT AUTHORITY, GENE COSSEY, PROUDLY DISPLAYS A SIGN ANNOUNCING THE AIRPORT’S NEWEST ROUTE FROM TRI TO DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.

Photo Earl Neikirk/Neikirk Image

https://triflight.com/2019/american-airlines-offers-daily-service-from-tri-to-dfw/

Monday, March 25, 2019

Ken Burns comes to Bristol to kick off Country Music Tour

Ken Burns and PBS Country Music

The Birthplace of Country Music Museum hosted the kickoff tour of the Country Music a Film by Ken Burns on Sunday in Bristol, Virginia.  Ken Burns, producer, was on hand to talk about the upcoming 16 hour series that will be aired on PBS this fall.

Ken Burns and PBS Country Music

Ken Burns and PBS Country Music

Photos Earl Neikirk/Neikirk Image/HeraldCourier.com

https://www.heraldcourier.com/news/burns-showcases-bristol-sessions-in-new-country-music-series/article_32f5833f-d60e-5e94-86e3-8689b218d554.html