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Abingdon exhibition hall renamed William King Museum of Art

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:58pm
ABINGDON, Va. — The army of local volunteers having a clean-up day around a former Washington County high school campus on Saturday was a symbolic sign of things to come at this regional art exhibitio

More law enforcement agencies turning to electronic monitoring

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:46pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Sullivan County Sheriff Wayne Anderson admits that he bucked the trend of electronic monitoring of inmates or parolees with ankle bracelets because he thought the technology had n

Herald Courier grabs 14 awards

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:31pm
RICHMOND, Va. — The Bristol Herald Courier won 14 Virginia Press Association contest awards — eight of them top prizes — during the annual conference Saturday.

The Bristol Blotter

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:30pm

Pet Adoptions

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:05pm
Sullivan County – Blountville – Kingsport Animal Center

Terrible twos: Internet star Grumpy Cat turns two

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 3:32pm
The cat whose real name is Tardar Sauce has her own line of cat food, t-shirts and a best-selling book.

5-year-old finds flaw in Xbox Live security

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 3:24pm
Kindergartner from San Diego hits space button a few times at log-in site, hacks dad's Xbox account.

Closing date set for Elks National Home sale

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 3:15pm
Mike Williams, owner of English Meadows Senior Living Community in Christiansburg, is buying the nearly 200-acre property from the Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks for $4.5 million.

East Tenn. jails say e-cigarettes help keep order

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 3:12pm
One e-cigarette is equal to two-and-a-half packs of regular cigarettes.

Greene Co., Tenn. teen charged with murder of father

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 1:27pm
Police said the teenagers were on their way to Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Virginia gas prices increase ahead of spring travel

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:15am
On the bright side, Virginia's average of $3.42 is below the national average of $3.57 and is the 10th lowest in the country.

Singings, revivals at area places of worship

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:00am
Singings, revivals, services are more are planned as area places of worship.

THS senior accepts appointment

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:48pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Tennessee High School senior Tyler Despard set his sights on the U.S. Air Force Academy four years ago and never looked back.

The three Rs ...

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:35pm
From running laps around the Virginia Middle School gym to solving math problems on an electronic smart board, some city students had a unique spring break.

College offers workshop on 3-D printers and more

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:32pm
WISE, Va. — Want to design something on a 3D printer?

Career Fair helps veterans find jobs

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:30pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Gregg Goldstein is looking for a few good men.

Crash on Weaver Pike injures two people

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 7:56pm
The white Hyundai crashed into the back of the Chevrolet S-10 pickup, sending it over an embankment.

Police: Guns, cash, drugs seized in four-agency sting operation

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 5:57pm
Joshua Dingus and Kevin Bullen are both charged with distribution of marijuana.

McAuliffe makes appointment to state office

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 5:33pm
He served as the executive director of the Virginia Association of School Superintendents.

Tenn. court decision could be blow to immigrants

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 5:32pm
Cases exposes rift between state and federal law