BRISTOL, Va. -- A quiet start to the day across much of Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.
Hometown hero Kaela Eads received two standing ovations Tuesday night when presented with Bristol’s Good Samaritan Award and a key to the city during the Bristol Tennessee City Council meeting.
BRISTOL, Tenn. – King University officials admit many in the Mountain Empire doubted their ability to put on a concert at Viking Hall and early estimates prove country star Josh Turner was a hit.
A bout of severe weather that could include thunderstorms, high winds and hail is expected this afternoon and tonight in the Mountain Empire, according to National Weather Service meteorologists.
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Three Sullivan County department heads are asking for a total of six additional employees at a cost of more than $165,000, plus the cost of benefits, for the 2017-18 fiscal year.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Nine women from across the Mountain Empire, including executives, a journalist, volunteers, advocates, educators and an economic developer, will be the recipients of the YWCA 2017 Tribute to Women awards program on April 27.
PINEY FLATS, Tenn.—One person died Tuesday night when a car crashed into a home in Piney Flats.
Representatives from three counties in Virginia’s coalfields region are supporting Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s budget amendment blocking transfer of funds from a local economic development authority for creation of an international marketing initiative.
GRUNDY, Va. — The Appalachian School of Law received a $1 million loan Tuesday from the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority.
KINGSPORT, Tenn.—The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency says a bald eagle along the South Fork of the Holston River was injured recently by a flock of geese.
GRUNDY, Va.—A Grundy, Virginia, man has been charged in the shooting of his son.
ABINGDON, Va. -- Blood Assurance will host a blood drive on Friday, April 14 to honor the 32 Virginia Tech students and faculty killed 10 years ago on April 16, 2007.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The NCAA has "reluctantly" agreed to consider North Carolina as a host for championship events again after the state rolled back a law that limited protections for LGBT people.
No students were injured Tuesday morning when a Washington County school bus with 16 students was struck head-on by a pickup truck on Rich Valley Road near Benhams Road in Washington County.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A push to offer in-state college tuition rates to students whose parents brought them into the country illegally is picking up unlikely momentum from some Republicans in Tennessee, a deeply conservative state that voted overwhelmingly for…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The rising number of teenagers using e-cigarettes is worrying state health officials.
FARRAGUT, Tenn. (AP) — Police in east Tennessee say the pilot of a paraglider has died and a passenger was injured in a weekend accident.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Attorneys general from eight states and the District of Columbia planning to meet in Virginia to discuss technology and emerging threats.
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Emotions were high Monday night when the Sullivan County Board of Education voted unanimously to close Weaver Elementary School at the end of the school year because of structural issues.
GLADE SPRING, Va. — The man who died Sunday morning after the car he was driving failed to stop at a stop sign and struck the back of a tractor-trailer was identified Monday by police.