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PepsiCo calls workers in on weekend to catch up after snow days

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:32pm
News 5 discovered one the area’s most popular drink companies is playing catch up after this week's winter weather put their jobs on freeze.
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Body found in airplane wheel well at Dulles

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 5:17pm
Airport officials say the body of a man has been found in the wheel well of a South African Airways plane parked at Washington Dulles International Airport.
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US, Russian hockey teams wrap close game

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 4:23pm
The U.S. and Russian men's hockey teams went head to head Saturday morning in their preliminary round game at the Sochi Olympics.
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Speedskaters take to track for 1,500-meter finals

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 2:26pm
Medals have been awarded in the men's 1,500-meter speedskating event at the Olympics.
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Men's skeleton medals awarded in Sochi

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 2:08pm
Olympians competed in the finals for the men's skeleton event in Sochi on Sunday.
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Obama compares LeBron James to Michael Jordan

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 1:41pm
Still a home-town guy, President Barack Obama says Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan "will always be the guy for me."
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Billie Jean King to attend Olympics closing

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:38pm
Tennis legend and openly gay athlete Billie Jean King has been named as part of the presidential delegation to the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
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Investigator: Incognito bullied, harassed Martin

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:27pm
NFL investigator Ted Wells concluded in his investigation of the Miami Dolphins' bullying scandal that offensive guards Richie Incognito and John Jerry, and center Mike Pouncey bullied and harassed offensive tackle Jonathan Martin, another young Dolphins lineman and an assistant trainer.
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Olympic skiers hit slopes for super-G medals

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:01pm
Julia Mancuso has the only Olympic medal in alpine skiing for the Americans so far in Sochi, but could she add another Saturday in the super-G event?
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John King back at Daytona

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:26am
Two years ago, local racer John King won the truck series race at Daytona. Next week he will try to win again.
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John King back at Daytona

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:26am
Two years ago, local racer John King won the truck series race at Daytona. Next week he will try to win again.
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Saint Mary's Health Wagon receives grant

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:21am
People in Southwest Virginia are receiving a helping hand when it comes to keeping their hearts healthy.
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Sugar Mountain busy with 15 inches of fresh powder

WCYB: Local News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:43pm
We may be thousands of miles from Sochi but skiers at Sugar Mountain were in the Olympic spirit on Friday, tackling about a foot of fresh powder that fell earlier in the week.
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From Sochi with love

WCYB: Sports - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:42pm
It's Valentine's Day, and the Olympic Village is in the mood -- at least that's the story according to one champion athlete at this month's Games.
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Seven-year-old boy in need of kidney

WCYB: Local News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:40pm
Marshall Jones of Abingdon celebrated his 7th birthday on Valentine's Day.  Now his family is trying to raise awareness about Marshall's need for a living kidney donor.
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A former local dentist, devoted Rotarian and Navy veteran passes away

WCYB: Local News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:23pm
Edgar Claude Hatcher, Jr., a beloved husband, father and grandfather, was a dentist in Bristol, Virginia-Tennessee for 33 years.
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Johnson City pharmacist arrested on attempted murder charge

WCYB: Local News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:15pm
A Johnson City pharmacist is waiting arraignment for attempted first degree murder  after police say he tried to kill his wife.
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Same-sex marriage ruling brings mixed emotions

WCYB: Local News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:09pm
The controversial ruling by a federal judge saying the same sex marriage ban in Virginia is unconstitutional has some people speaking out.
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Valentine's Day extended due to bad weather

WCYB: Local News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 9:59pm
Bad weather has all of the mayors of the Tri-Cities proclaiming that Valentine's Day is extended until Sunday.
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Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper charged with rape

WCYB: Sports - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 9:39pm
Former NFL star Darren Sharper was charged in California on Friday in the alleged drugging and rape of two women, one in October and the other last month, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said. The five-time Pro Bowl player who became...
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