TriCities.com

Deputy: Woman confessed to shooting husband

TriCities.com - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:51pm
ABINGDON, Va. — An Abingdon woman charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of her husband confessed, according to a criminal complaint filed in Washington County Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court.
Categories: TriCities.com

Three accused of violating election law arraigned

TriCities.com - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:50pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Two elected officials and a Bluff City resident accused of election law violations in Bluff City’s May election were arraigned Monday in Sullivan County General Sessions Court.
Categories: TriCities.com

The Latest: Houston chief: 'Fingers crossed' the rain abates

TriCities.com - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:15am
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local):
Categories: TriCities.com

Abuse in nursing homes unreported despite law

TriCities.com - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 7:34am
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 1 in 4 cases of possible sexual and physical abuse against nursing home patients apparently went unreported to police, says a government audit that faults Medicare for failing to enforce a federal law requiring immediate…
Categories: TriCities.com

Germany: Nurse believed to have killed at least 84 patients

TriCities.com - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 7:00am
BERLIN (AP) — A male nurse who was convicted of killing patients in Germany with overdoses of heart medication is now believed to have killed at least 84 people — and the true scale of the killings could be even…
Categories: TriCities.com

Houston convention center gives refuge to Harvey's survivors

TriCities.com - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 6:49am
HOUSTON (AP) — Patricia Cain entered the George R. Brown Convention Center barefoot and carrying two oxygen tanks. The first was empty. The second was given to her by the Houston Fire Department after the U.S. Coast Guard rescued her…
Categories: TriCities.com

Bluff City kid has role in remake of Steven King’s ‘It’

TriCities.com - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:53pm
BLUFF CITY, Tenn. — From his childhood in the rolling hills of Northeast Tennessee, Jeremy Ray Taylor has worked from the farm to fanfare as he becomes Bluff City’s rising star.
Categories: TriCities.com

Suspect charged in husband’s murder

TriCities.com - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:52pm
ABINGDON, Va. — Ginger Claudine McIntyre, 49, has been charged with the murder of her husband who authorities say she shot on Saturday night.
Categories: TriCities.com

Local first responders going to Texas to aid Harvey relief

TriCities.com - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:51pm
In the wake of Tropical Storm Harvey, local first responders are headed to Texas to help.
Categories: TriCities.com

There's no tired quite like teacher-tired

TriCities.com - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:17pm
Try to explain falling in love to someone who has never experienced it. You’ll soon find that no words suffice. Even humanity’s greatest poets have felt inept at such a task.
Categories: TriCities.com

My first Job: Thomas Hanlon

TriCities.com - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:17pm
What was your first job?
Categories: TriCities.com

Take a 'Sentimental Journey' on a B-17

TriCities.com - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:16pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Folks will be able to take a flight back in time, literally and figuratively, during “Warbirds at TRI for the 99’s” aboard “The Sentimental Journey,” a B-17 Flying Fortress World War II bomber.
Categories: TriCities.com

Reader's Ride: 1963 Corvette

TriCities.com - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:15pm
This is Chuck Stone’s 1963 Corvette split window with matching numbers; this car went through a frame-off, 5-year restoration. Also, here is Henry Stone Collins’ 1957 Corvette stroller, strolling all the way from Lebanon, Virginia.
Categories: TriCities.com

Candidates, voters rally at Acres of Democrats event

TriCities.com - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:14pm
ABINGDON, Va. — At the 57th Acres of Democrats Rally, one message was clear: Go vote during Virginia’s Nov. 7 general election.
Categories: TriCities.com

Pages