Sullivan East Middle School 














August 30, 2019













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A new middle school in Sullivan County is nearing completion.






Sullivan Co. Education Leaders 















August 30, 2019













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A progress report for Sullivan County Schools was issued Thursday night, nearly one month after Director of Schools Dr. David Cox was hired. 




Langston High School Renovations














May 29, 2019













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An effort to renovate a historic Johnson City school building is nearing completion.






Langston High School





May 7, 2019

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Construction to Restore Langston High School Nears Completion






West Ridge High School





 April 11, 2019

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Construction for the new Sullivan






Kingsport Veteran's Memorial

 November 6, 2018

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Veteran's Memorial Receives New Sentinel

Sullivan County Schools Delayed

 November 6, 2018

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Completion of new Sullivan County schools will be delayed, architect says

Sullivan East Middle School

October 12, 2018

, 2017

            Work Progressing on Construction of New Sullivan East Middle School

Sullivan's West Ridge High School

October 10, 2018

, 2017

Sullivan County Breaks Ground for West Ridge, the Home of the Wolves

Sullivan's West Ridge High School

July 6, 2018

, 2017

Three Enter Bids to Build Sullivan's West Ridge  High School

Eastman Credit Union Wilcox Business Center

March 27, 2018

, 2017

Click "Read More" for an Aerial Video of Work in Progress

Monte Vista Cemetery Getting Into the Funeral Business

March 27, 2018

, 2017

One of Johnson City's oldest cemeteries is getting a new addition and new mission.

Sullivan High School Survey Tops 10K, Open Until Noon Friday

March 22, 2018

, 2017

Mass grading work on the new Sullivan County high school site near Tri-Cities Airport might start Monday.

Jets, Hawks or Wolves? ​

March 14, 2018

, 2017

Survey seeks name, school mascot and colors.

New Eastman Credit Union Building Set for 2019 Completion​

March 5, 2018

, 2017

Record growth, national accolades and big smiles are leading the way at Eastman Credit Union.

Who's Taking Over the Center Street Bank Building​

March 1, 2018

, 2017

Powell Valley National Bank has announced it has purchased a former bank building downtown and plans to pursue opening a new full service office pending regulatory approval.

Sullivan BOE Chairman Wants Pool at New School



February 27, 2018


, 2017

Having a pool at the new $60 million Sullivan County High School seems much more likely now than it was this time last week.

New Sullivan High School Excavation Bid Comes in Low



February 5, 2018


, 2017

A markedly lower bid on excavation work for Sullivan County's New School is not cause for alarm and contains no hidden pitfalls, an architect told one of the county school board members in a work session Monday.

Lynn Valley Baptist Church



January 21, 2018


, 2017

Lynn Valley Baptist Church Holds First Service in New Building Sunday

Lynn Valley Baptist Church



January 19, 2018


, 2017

Two Years After the Fire, a New Lynn Valley Baptist Church Rises From the Ashes

ADA Improvements



November 20, 2017


, 2017

Kingsport Facing At Lease $1 Million in ADA Improvements

East Middle School Groundbreaking



November 20, 2017


, 2017

New School: East Middle School Groundbreaking 

East Middle School Groundbreaking



November 17, 2017


, 2017

East Middle Groundbreaking Today at Noon


Church Circle All Spruced Up



October 24, 2017


, 2017

Church Circle has now been transformed for the next generation.


"2020 Vision"



October 11, 2017


, 2017

Sullivan County School Board tours new high school, middle school sites.



Kingsport Honors Gold Star Families

September 25, 2017


, 2017

Gold Star family members sat on a raised platform in the middle of J. Fred Johnson Park on Monday afternoon.​ They were surrounded by several hundred veterans and civilians, some in uniform, many others in patriotic colors.


It's Official:  New School Will Be Named Sullivan East Middle 

September 15, 2017


, 2017

Sullivan East Middle School will be the name of the new school in the Sullivan East High zone, the Board of Education unanimously decided, based on results of an online survey and a committee recommendation.


Church Circle Expanding, Receiving New Spruce Tree

September 8, 2017


, 2017

With Sullivan County in the planning stages of building new schools in a few years, officials are already looking at safety measures.


Sullivan Officials Looking at Safety for Two New Schools

August 29, 2017


, 2017

With Sullivan County in the planning stages of building new schools in a few years, officials are already looking at safety measures.


Funding Issues Raise Questions About Future of PETworks Partnership

August 25, 2017


, 2017

The Future of PETworks......


The Survey Says: Website Results to Help Name Sullivan New School

August 17, 2017


, 2017

Sullivan County's new middle school might be named in September, and the new high school could have a name by January, according to Director of Schools, Evelyn Rafalowski.


Associated Orthopaedics Ribbon Cutting

August 1, 2017

The Facility is another example of great team work from the design and construction department.

Congratulations on a a job well done to all who worked on this project!!​

Meade Tractor Breaks Ground

July 25, 2017

Meade Tractor breaks ground on Kingsport Headquarters.  


Simpson Clinic Ribbon Cutting

July 19, 2017

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Wednesday to commemorate the opening of the Simpson Clinic. Weber City Chamber of Commerce sponsored the event.



Fun Fest 2017

July 14, 2017

Dineen West and Tim Lorimer kick off Fun Fest!!


GRC and CainRashWest are proud sponsors of the Jeremy Camp Contemporary Christian Concert to

be held on July 20, 2017 at 7pm with opening acts, Tenth Avenue North and Zach Williams. Come out and join us!




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Kingsport Public Library New Children's Area

July 9, 2017

Kingsport Public Library New Children's Section Boasts "WOW!" Factor



Kingsport's Top Projects & Major Investments

July 5, 2017

Meadowview Conference Resort & Convention Center


$3 Million Dollar Renovation

Kingsport Carousel

June 29, 2017

Icing on top of the Cake!!


On Tuesday, June 13, 2017, longtime Carousel volunteer Eric Long was assisted by Don Leonard and Spencer Breeding of GRC Construction in putting the final touch on the beloved Kingsport Carousel. 

Gold Star Monument

June 26, 2017

Gold Star Families Monument to be Dedicated in September 2017

Sullivan's New High School

June 20, 2017

Sullivan's New High School to be Designed for Safety, Energy Savings, Accessibility

School Board View Renderings

June 16, 2017

School Board Members Get View of Renderings for New High School

Associated Orthopaedics Moving to New Home

June 16, 2017

Associated Orthopaedics is returning to its roots.​

New Captain D's Restaurant​

June 1, 2017

The Captain D's Restaurant Project in

Johnson City is underway on North Roan

Street.  ​ 

PETWorks - Free Pet Adoption 

May 30, 2017

National sponsor helped bring pets and owners together.​ 

South Holston Dam Warehouse

May 5, 2017

TVA begins South Holston Dam

Upgrade Project. 

PETWorks Regional Animal Services

April 13, 2017

PETWorks plans to launch a $1.5 million fundraising campaign beginning May 2017.​

​25th Annual AGC Awards

March 28, 2017

Superintendent of the Year Award was given to our very own, Terry Webb.  


We would like to congratulate Terry and show our gratitude for his success and continued hard work.

New Facility for Kingsport Animal Shelter​

February 19, 2017

New name, new facility, new partnership is planned for joint animal shelter.​

Ribbon Cutting for DB Excel in Kingsport​

February 14, 2017

DB Excel is a unique learning program in the

Tri-Cities has a new home located in The Press

Building.  ​

Sullivan County Board of Education Meeting​

February 7, 2017

Sullivan County Board of Education Votes 6-1 to Approve North Contract Transfer  

2017 Kingsport Book Fair

January 21, 2017

​1000's of Used Books & Other Media Available


GRC Construction & CRW Architects were Honored to Make a Donation to this Annual Event to be Held


March 17 & 18 (9 am - 7 pm)

March 19  (12:45 pm - 5 pm)



Groundbreaking for New Blue Ridge Office

June 8, 2016

A groundbreaking ceremony was held for the new office for Blue Ridge Properties in downtown Kingsport.

Sullivan BOE picks Architects for Schools

April 5, 2016

Sullivan County school officials have chosen a local architectural firm, in cooperation with a North Carolina firm, to design a new high school.

Associated General Contractors of Tennessee Awards

March 2016

Each year the Tri-Cities Branch of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Tennessee presents

Excellence Awards. Over the years GoinsRashCain, Inc. has been honored in various categories.

Milestone for Pedestrian Bridge



July 17, 2015

The pedestrian bridge spanning Wilcox Drive recently reached a milestone with the installation of the structural steel beams.

Elizabethton Stadium & Band Room News



July 13, 2015

Public gets surprise tour of Citizens Bank Stadium plus view the groundbreaking ceremony for the addition of new classrooms and a music

room at Elizabethton High School.

And around we go! Kingsport Cuts Ribbon on 'Glorious' Carousel



July 7, 2015

The Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts and Engage Kingsport held a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony Monday afternoon for the city’s new carousel, located next to the Kingsport Farmers Market

Multi-purpose Sports Facility comes to Kingsport



February 9, 2015

The old Holston Builders Supply downtown warehouse used to be crammed with building materials that filled out homes and other structures shaping modern Kingsport.
Now it's being filled up with energy.

Wellmont Health System unveils Cancer Treatment Center in Bristol

January 8, 2015

Wellmont Health System’s unveiled the new 13,800-square-foot facility on Island Road near Interstate 81’s Exit 1.

D-B Football Team to Cut Ribbon on Stadium Renovation

August 29, 2014

The expansion is essentially complete and fans will get their first look at the renovations tonight when Dobyns-Bennett hosts East Hamilton for the first home game of the 2014 football season.

J. Fred Johnson Stadium Set for Completion

March, 26, 2014

Renovations are under way at J. Fred Johnson Stadium, and the project is on track to be completed by the first football game of the 2014 season.

Elizabethton Schools New Stadium

March 21, 2014

The Elizabethton City School System has $5 million more money in its accounts today and is ready to begin work on the new stadium.

Groundbreaking Held for Kingsport Carousel

March 20, 2014


One mans dream of creating a traditional carousel for the children of Kingsport is on the path to becoming a reality.