TriCities.com

Fall is prime time for deer collisions

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 10:34pm
BRISTOL, Va. — Virginians are more likely to hit a deer over the next 12 months than residents in 41 other states, according to a report. It’s a statistic Nancy O’Dell knows all too well.
Categories: TriCities.com

A one-night reading of ‘8’ will be held Oct. 22

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 10:27pm
ABINGDON, Va. — Barter Theatre will host a one-night reading of “8,” a play chronicling the trial in the federal constitutional challenge to California’s Proposition 8, which was an attempt to ban sam
Categories: TriCities.com

Deaton named Wellmont COO

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 10:24pm
KINGSPORT, Tenn. — The Wellmont Health System announced its second major management change in recent weeks Monday, naming Eric Deaton as its new executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Categories: TriCities.com

Spearhead Trails' ‘Original Pocahontas’ trail opens this week

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 10:17pm
Spearhead Trails will open its second trail system this week in Tazewell County.
Categories: TriCities.com

Virginia's First Agent Orange conference to be held in Lynchburg

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 9:18pm
LYNCHBURG, Va -- For years, Bonnie Ferguson and Michael Caler have wondered if there was a link between the illnesses of loved ones and Agent Orange, the name given to the mixture of toxic herbicides
Categories: TriCities.com

Tobacco market, free of government involvement, swings upward

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 8:57pm
PENHOOK — Taylor Ray Amos never seriously considered making his living off of anything but tobacco. Growing up in the southeastern fields of Franklin County, it was all around him, a craft and a lifes
Categories: TriCities.com

Honaker girl killed in accident over the weekend

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 3:32pm
HONAKER, Va. -- An 11-year-old girl was killed Sunday afternoon in what investigators said is a freak accident.
Categories: TriCities.com

Panicello Memorial Trail to open Friday

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 3:15pm
The Panicello Memorial Trail, a 3,300 foot crushed gravel trail built by students, will officially open Friday.
Categories: TriCities.com

Agency to hold mine safety conference in W.Va.

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 3:14pm
Federal regulators are holding a mine safety training conference in southern West Virginia this week.
Categories: TriCities.com

Former Va. first lady seeks later sentencing

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 3:00pm
A California-based brewery has broken ground on a new location in Virginia.
Categories: TriCities.com

VHCC's Appalachian Fall Festival moved indoors

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 2:54pm
Virginia Highlands Community College is holding its annual Appalachian Fall Festival on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Categories: TriCities.com

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office Auxiliary looking for new members

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 2:45pm
Auxiliary members participate in community events on behalf of the Sheriff's Office and are required to volunteer at least eight hours per month.
Categories: TriCities.com

Wellmont lures a new COO from LifePoint Hospitals

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 1:39pm
A Danville, Va., hospital executive with ties to the TriCities – and who currently serves as a regional president for LifePoint Hospitals, a $3.7 billion national hospital company – has been hired as
Categories: TriCities.com

Lee Coburn appointed to state board

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 10:30am
Glade Spring Mayor Lee Coburn was recently appointed by Gov. Terry McAuliffe to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership.
Categories: TriCities.com

Plan now for spring calving season

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 10:00am
Evaluating your cow herd this fall can mean a more successful calving season next spring. Fall is a good time to assess the status of spring calving herds and make any management, nutrition, or cullin
Categories: TriCities.com

Authorities release name of man killed in Saturday crash

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 9:32am
BLUFF CITY, Tenn. - The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office has identified the man killed in a Saturday crash.
Categories: TriCities.com

Many civic clubs and meetings are in the local region

TriCities.com - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 9:00am
Visit a meeting of interest or join a club in the area
Categories: TriCities.com

Smyth County woman turns 109

TriCities.com - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 10:54pm
CHILHOWIE, Va. — Members of her family greeted her with smiles and cheers as Virginia Dye Rowland was wheeled down the corridors of Valley Health Care Center in Chilhowie Sunday afternoon.
Categories: TriCities.com

Interest in self-defense courses rises after Graham disappearance

TriCities.com - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 10:48pm
Three days after Hannah Graham disappeared, Lisa Skillman posted a status on Facebook in which she tried to process what happened with Graham. As she made the post, Skillman said she realized she need
Categories: TriCities.com

Public hearing on settlement agreement set for Tuesday

TriCities.com - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 10:45pm
A public hearing to consider adopting a modified voluntary settlement agreement between Bristol and Washington County will be held Tuesday night.
Categories: TriCities.com
Syndicate content