New names for reorganized districts effective Jan. 1

New names for reorganized districts effective Jan. 1

By Holston Conference Strategy Team

December 22, 2017

The Holston Conference Strategy Team met for its regularly-scheduled meeting on December 14, 2017 to continue its work to evaluate the health of Holston Conference and to implement the components of the Comprehensive Conference Strategy Plan designed to strengthen our connection for relevant and innovative ministry and shared mission.

The team received results from each district’s election to choose a name for its district.


District 1 – New River

District 2 – Clinch Mountain

District 3 – Appalachian

District 4 – Three Rivers

District 5 – Mountain View

District 6 – Tennessee Valley

District 7 – Smoky Mountain

District 8 – Hiwassee

District 9 – Scenic South

The names chosen by each district will be used in an official capacity beginning January 1, 2018.


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