Visit Kingsport Executive Director Jud Teague said Tuesday at the Kingsport Economic Development Board meeting that his organization has reached out to the eight hotels listed at www.visitkingsport.com to prepare for incoming guests from affected areas.
The hotel’s occupancy has averaged 65 percent, and MeadowView’s economic impact is now more than $110 million per year. In 1999, MeadowView’s appraised value was $33 million, and in 2017 it moved to $168 million.
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President and CEO Dr. Raphael Bostic told a room full of local bankers what they wanted to hear on Monday.
The World Long Drive means hundreds of visitors and worldwide exposure for the Model City. Unfortunately, it also means there’s going to be issues with traffic in and around the Meadowview Conference Resort and Convention Center.
The Rob Con convention - now in its 33rd year - will host more than 50 vendors selling comic books, toys and games, movie and television collectibles, anime and manga and other “geek” related merchandise.
That’s apparently the mindset of the Kingsport Economic Development Board (KEDB) as it attempts to get something out of two failed business ventures the board had invested in.
Have you ever wanted to experience the thrilling atmosphere of Las Vegas, or perhaps win a brand new Porsche? If so, you’ll have a chance to do both at the Boys & Girls Club’s upcoming gala, which will be held May 12.
The Milligan men’s basketball team split a pair of close games over the weekend in the “The Show,” the NAIA Division II showcase event at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center.
The NAIA Division II basketball showcase at MeadowView has expanded to a three-day event and includes 12 men’s and six women’s college teams participating in a total of 20 games from tonight through Sunday.
The fourth annual Night of Holiday Miracles is set for Dec. 1 at 6:30 p.m. at MeadowView Conference Resort & Convention Center. Proceeds will support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, a national charity for which Wellmont has served as the region’s affiliate for 30 years.
The Appalachian Athletic Conference volleyball tournament is returning for another run at the MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center.
The AAU Gymnastics Age Group National Championships took place this weekend at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center in Kingsport. The theme of this year’s event was “Kids helping kids: Put a little love in your heart.”
MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center is the host site for the AAU Gymnastics Age Group National Championships, which begin Thursday.