View from Mars Hill: Schmitt set to be grand marshal in 4th of July parade | Columnists

KEVIN SCHINDLER In July of 1964, a newly minted PhD geologist from Harvard University packed his belongings in his ’55 Chevy and left Boston for a new job. His destination was the mountain town of Flagstaff – 2,500 miles away – but the trip would ultimately lead to a more distant locality. One hundred times … Read more

Elevation Gold Announces Inaugural Drilling at the Florence Hill Exploration Target

VANCOUVER, BC, May 31st, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Elevation Gold Mining Corp. (TSXV: ELVT) (OTCQX: EVGDF) (the “Company” or “Elevation Gold”) is pleased to announce that it has secured a diamond core drill rig and expects to commence drilling at its Florence Hill exploration target in mid-June 2022 The Florence Hill target is located … Read more

Briggs’ home run helps Science Hill rally past Sevier County | Sports

SEVIERVILLE – Gavin Briggs couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate his birthday than leading Science Hill’s comeback win over Sevier County in Wednesday’s Region 1-4A baseball championship game. Down by two runs entering the seventh inning, Gavin Briggs crushed a solo shot over right field to lift the spirits of his team and … Read more

Science Hill defeats Boone to win fourth straight district title | Sports

On time, in a groove, at the top of their game … Whatever the cliche, it applies to the Science Hill baseball team at the perfect time of year. Working on defending their 2021 state championship, the Hilltoppers claimed their 13th straight post-season victim Wednesday with a 15-4 mercy- rule rout of Daniel Boone, winning … Read more

University School, Science Hill and D-B ranked tops by U.S. News | Education

KINGSPORT – Dobyns-Bennett High School again has been named by US News & World Report as one of the Best High Schools in the United States, receiving a silver medal designation in the 2022 Best High Schools rankings. The only two higher-ranked public high schools in the region, based on 2021-22 data, were University School … Read more


Golden Shield is currently drilling the ninth hole of the Company’s 3,000 meters, 13-hole Phase 2 drill program at Mazoa Hill. Results of the first hole, MH-22-16, are detailed in Table 1, while results for the other eight holes that have been completed are pending. Drilling of the remaining four holes of the program is … Read more

Science Hill downs Crockett to begin postseason play | Sports

Science Hill took a big first step in its pursuit of a second straight state baseball championship. Behind a solid outing by starting pitcher Nate Conner and a bases-clearing triple by catcher Owen Painter, the Hilltoppers defeated David Crockett 6-3 in Sunday’s District 1-4A playoff game at TVA Credit Union Ballpark. It sets up a … Read more

Science Hill funding approved by Georgia General Assembly

Several UGA projects received financial support from Georgia lawmakers this session During the recent 2022 legislative session, state lawmakers voted to support the University of Georgia’s growing research enterprise by investing close to $ 49 million to complete the renovation of 186,000 square feet of laboratory space on a section of campus called Science Hill. … Read more