From Staff Reports
The Unicoi County High School Drama Department is proud to present “The 9/11 Timeline”, a collection of monologues and short scenes reflecting one of the most traumatic events in our nation’s history.
This student-created, mixed media production chronologically follows the events of that day and engages the audience with personal stories of loss, survival and bravery. More...
Updated September 02, 2014 05:23:41 PMAuthorities: Man made threat via 'Streetchat' app
An Erwin man was arrested Monday evening following a brief undercover investigation stemming from a post he made on the popular social media site Streetchat.
Rafael Diaz Salvana, 18, 101 Engineer Lane, was arrested Monday evening on charges of false reporting, making death threats to a school employee and harassment. Salvana is a student at Unicoi County High School.
Student Resource Officer Andy Slagle keeps up with social media posts pertaining to the school and on Monday, he noticed a post that read ‘Everyone in school will die on Tuesday’. Slagle alerted Sheriff Mike Hensley. Hensley contacted Unicoi County Schools Director Denise Brown about the situation and also contacted his investigators. More...