WISE COUNTY, Va. (AP) — Virginia is set to open its first needle exchange program later this year as it tries to combat the spread of infectious diseases due to increased opioid use.
The monthlong outbreak of a virulent E. coli strain tied to romaine lettuce has now sent 42 people to hospitals in 19 states, federal health officials said Wednesday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee lawmakers wrapped up an election-year legislative session late Wednesday, highlighting their last day by passing legislation that would require state and local law enforcement agencies to detain immigrants for deportation at the request of federal…
BRISTOL, Va. -- Another day of showers across the Mountain Empire.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed a bill requiring jails and prisons to supply feminine health products to inmates for free.
Prescription Drug Take-Back events are being held Saturday in Bristol, Tennessee, and Washington County, Virginia.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — A Bristol woman is receiving medical treatment after being struck by a bullet that tore through an apartment house Wednesday morning, authorities said.
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Wayne Anderson wants a sixth term as Sullivan County’s sheriff so he can continue work on community programs and be at the forefront of solving the problem of overcrowding at the county jail.
ABINGDON, Va. — Kristina Morris is running for a seat on the Abingdon Town Council because she wants to be part of the town’s new direction.
BRISTOL, Va. — Planting season is proving to be problematic this spring for Michael Richard, owner of Glenmary Gardens in Bristol, Virginia.
BRISTOL, Va. — Candidate Michael Pollard has likely attended more Bristol Virginia City Council meetings than all this year’s other candidates combined — including the incumbents.
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- An early morning shooting remains under investigation in Bristol, Tennessee, according to the Bristol Tennessee Police Department.
SALIDA, Colorado (AP) — The co-owner of a Colorado crane company where the suspect in a deadly weekend shooting at a Nashville restaurant once worked said she had urged federal officials to keep him in custody after he was arrested…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee lottery has a new game coming soon and is looking for photos of dogs to put on the tickets.
BRISTOL, Va. -- The chance for rain showers continues across the Mountain Empire today, according to the National Weather Service.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The state of Virginia is developing a new data-driven way to prioritize what parcels of land should be a top priority for conservation.
BRISTOL, Va. — Political newcomer Neal Osborne wants to bring a fresh perspective to the Bristol Virginia City Council.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Last Sunday — the first since Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill allowing the sale of liquor and wine in package stores on Sundays — three of four liquor stores in Bristol, Tennessee, remained closed.
ABINGDON, Va. — Former Abingdon Mayor Ed Morgan wants to serve the citizens again.
BRISTOL, Va. — The City Council got an eyeful during their first look at the city’s draft 2018-19 operating budget — and an earful from parents, students and educators concerned about a proposed $300,000 cut to the school system.